Tuesday, December 23, 2014
Rugby League News

Hull Kingston Rovers

Chester: Rovers need to put in full 80 minutes

Hull KR coach Chris Chester

Hull Kingston Rovers must learn to concentrate for the full 80 minutes if they want to notch their eighth win of the season against Huddersfield Giants on Thursday night, says assistant coach Chris Chester. “You’ve got to be on your toes against an unpredictable team like the Giants,” he told the Hull Daily Mail. “Every play they throw something at ... Read More »

Video highlights: Bradford Bulls v Hull Kingston Rovers

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Extensive video highlights from this Super League round 17 clash between Bradford Bulls and Hull Kingston Rovers. Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League on the social media platform of your choice. Read More »

Ulugia and Walker could face Hull KR sacking

Wayne Ulugia in action for the North Queensland Cowboys in the NRL. ©Action

Hull KR stars Wayne Ulugia and Jonny Walker are facing heavy disciplinary action after being caught drinking after the Robins lost to Warrington recently – despite being explicitly told not to. The duo are in breach of club rules and could find out whether or not they have a future with the Rovers at the end of this week, according ... Read More »

Robins spank Bulls at Odsal

Hull Kingston Rovers gained a strong 18-44 victory tonight against Bradford Bulls at Odsal, with a result that makes in unlikely that the Bulls will be able to avoid relegation. The  Robins took the lead when Travis Burns went over, selling a dummy, for a try that he converted himself. The Bulls hit back five minutes later when Elliot Kear ... Read More »

Match preview: Bradford Bulls v Hull Kingston Rovers

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Bradford caretaker player-coach Matt Diskin has recalled Brett Kearney, Jay Pitts and Alex Mellor into his 19-man squad for the visit of Hull KR. The trio replace Adam Henry, Joe Arundel and Jamie Foster. With Bradford eight points from safety, and with games running out, defeat here is almost unthinkable for the Bulls. Hull KR coach Craig Sandercock also makes ... Read More »

Hodgson will only leave Hull KR if money is right

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Hull KR co-captain Josh Hodgson will only leave the club if they receive an appropriate transfer fee, after rumours emerged that he could be heading for the NRL and Canberra Raiders. With talk that Hodgson had signed a deal with the Raiders for 2015 on Thursday, he took to his personal Twitter account to seemingly squash the talk, saying: “Hull ... Read More »

Hull KR star Josh Hodgson to join NRL exodus?

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Could Josh Hodgson be the latest Super League star to head Down Under and try his arm in the NRL? There are reports on social media from local journalists that Hodgson – who has been enjoying an excellent season thus far for the Robins – has agreed a deal with Canberra Raiders from 2015 onwards. Recently included in Steve McNamara’s ... Read More »

Video highlights: Hull Kingston Rovers v Warrington Wolves

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Extensive video highlights from last week’s round 16 encounter between out-of-sorts Hull KR and in-form Warrington Wolves… Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League on the social media platform of your choice. Read More »

Hull KR: Hodgson targeting Four Nations place

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Hull KR hooker Josh Hodgson is targeting a place in England’s Four Nations squad, but understands it will be difficult given the number of high quality players vying for the number nine shirt. The 24-year-old has comfortably been the Robins’ best player in 2014, with seven tries, eight assists, 562 tackles, 246 carries and nearly 1,700 metres. He was included ... Read More »

Greg Eden back in my plans, says Sandercock

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Hull KR coach Craig Sandercock says inconsistent full-back Greg Eden has made some significant improvements to his game while on loan at Salford and has a great chance of starting against Warrington on Friday night. The Robins’ current first-choice at the back, TotalRL columnist Ben Cockayne, is out for nine weeks through injury but Sandercock believes his position will be ... Read More »