Saturday, September 20, 2014
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Hull FC release former Great Britain forward

Garreth-Carvell

Hull FC have confirmed that Garreth Carvell has been released from the remainder of his contract to further his career elsewhere. The former Warrington forward joined the club from Bradford at the beginning of the season on a one-year deal, but failed to make an impact despite a promising start to his second spell at the club. He has since ... Read More »

Watts: Black and Whites owe fans a performance

Liam Watts

Hull FC forward Liam Watts says his side owes its loyal supporters a good performance after they were torn apart by Wigan on Friday night. That “embarrassing” loss means the Airlie Birds have only Bradford and London – both of whom are now relegated – beneath them, and they head into a tough match against in-form Castleford on Thursday desperate ... Read More »

Catalans and St Helens enjoy strong wins

Elliott Whitehead scored a hat-trick of tries as the Catalan Dragons rebounded from their horror show a week earlier against Wigan to romp home with a 40-6 victory against Wakefield Trinity Wildcats at the Stade Gilbert Brutus. The star of the show for the Dragons was former Bradford Bulls star Elliott Whitehead, who scored a hat-trick of tries as the ... Read More »

TotalRL TV: Super League Friday preview + Hock debate

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In this week’s edition of TotalRL TV, we take an in-depth look at tonight’s two Super League fixtures, as Wigan take on Hull FC and there is a hugely anticipated derby between Widnes Vikings and Warrington Wolves. But as well as that, we also discuss the ramifications of Gareth Hock’s seven-match ban for making deliberate contact with a referee, and ... Read More »

Milestones: Super League Round 21

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Round 21 of the 2014 Super League season got underway in dramatic fashion last night, as Leeds Rhinos and Castleford Tigers played out a stunning 24-24 draw. But there is still plenty of action left in the tank this weekend, as six more games take place – with some pivotal games in store. Bradford’s relegation to the Championship could be ... Read More »

Cunningham has “bright future” at Hull FC

James Cunningham, 20, is one of the best young hookers in the game right now. ©RLphotos

Hull FC coach Lee Radford believes young hooker James Cunningham has a long future with the club and thinks he has developed as a player in his time on loan at London. The 20-year-old joined the Broncos at the start of the season and made 17 appearances for them, scoring two tries and assisting four others. A product of the ... Read More »

Gareth Ellis: Hull FC future is bright

Gareth Ellis. ©RLPhotos

Hull FC captain Gareth Ellis is confident his struggling side are capable of reaching the play-offs, despite sitting in 11th place, four points off the pace with only seven games of the season remaining. Reflecting on Saturday’s disappointing defeat at the hands of Salford, in which the Airlie Birds put on a pair of second half fight backs before falling ... Read More »

Video highlights: Salford Red Devils v Hull FC

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Extensive video highlights from this Super League round 20 fixture between Salford Red Devils and Hull FC at the AJ Bell stadium. What do you think about this match? Discuss this, and many other Rugby League topics, on or free fans’ forum. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby ... Read More »

Red Devils Diary: The Devilution is finally here

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Saturday night is becoming the new Friday for the Salford supporters. Indeed, for the third week in a row Iestyn Harris and his resurgent Devils were forced to shorten preparations on the back of two tough away fixtures as they finally returned home to the newly laid AJ Bell Stadium turf. The lead up to the clash with Hull FC ... Read More »

Hull FC recall hooker Cunningham

James Cunningham, 20, is one of the best young hookers in the game right now. ©RLphotos

Hull FC coach Lee Radford has recalled hooker James Cunningham from his season-long loan spell with London Broncos, after second choice dummy half Aaron Heremaia was injured last week. The 20-year-old is highly fancied by many to be a star of the future and has impressed this season with the now-relegated Broncos, for whom he has played in both the ... Read More »