Wednesday, August 27, 2014
Rugby League News

Hull Kingston Rovers

Cockayne relishing Wakefield reunion

Cockayne pictured in his Wakefield days. ©RLPhotos

Hull KR winger Ben Cockayne says he’s excited to be playing against former club Wakefield Wildcats this weekend, but claims it’s going to be difficult to take the points off them. “I’m pretty excited about it,” the TotalRL.com columnist told the Rovers’ official website. “It’ll be a tough old test for us though as Wakefield seem to be coming into ... Read More »

Former Hull KR man says Ulugia could be a hit with Robins

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Former North Queensland Cowboys man Wayne Ulugia would be a roaring success in Super League if he signed for Hull Kingston Rovers, according to a former Robin. Clint Newton is now plying his trade back in the NRL with the Newcastle Knights, after a successful stint on Humberside between 2008-11. And, he fully believes that Ulugia – who was sacked ... Read More »

Langley could miss Hull KR clash with Wakefield

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Hull Kingston Rovers are set to be handed a further injury setback this weekend, as forward Jamie Langley could be set to miss their clash with Wakefield. The Robins are already without a number of top stars, including the likes of David Hodgson, Craig Hall and Justin Poore. And Langley could be added to that list this weekend, after boss ... Read More »

Hull KR chairman slams RFL’s match review panel

Justin Poore has been unfairly treated. says Hull KR chairman Neil Hudgell. ©RLPhotos

Hull Kingston Rovers chairman Neil Hudgell has released a statement suggesting that the Rugby Football League’s (RFL) match review panel is not fit for purpose after being on the end of inconsistent rulings. The match review panel is responsible for charging players who are deemed to have broken the rules when the on-field punishment is deemed insufficient. Here is Hudgell’s ... Read More »

Poore thrilled to see Sandercock smiling again

Justin Poore. ©TonyFoster

Hull KR prop Justin Poore said it felt good to see a smile on the face of coach Craig Sandercock’s face after helping his side pick up their first win of the 2014 season against Bradford on Sunday. “We wanted to win for Sandy,” the former State of Origin front-rower told the Hull Daily Mail. “It was good to see ... Read More »

Video highlights: Hull KR 16-0 Bradford Bulls

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Extensive highlights from Sunday’s Super League clash between Hull Kingston Rovers and Bradford Bulls at the KC Lightstream stadium. Click here to read our match report. 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 ... Read More »

Sandercock happy with Bradford win

Hull KR boss Craig Sandercock. ©RLPhotos

Hull KR coach Craig Sandercock was thrilled to see his side get their first win of the season against Bradford yesterday. But the Australian is under no illusions that his side are the finished article. He said: “It’s good to get a win, it’s good to keep a side scoreless and we’re pretty happy with that. We created a fair ... Read More »

Match report: Hull KR 16-0 Bradford Bulls

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In a nutshell In an error-strewn encounter, Hull KR registered their first win of the 2014 Super League season thanks to three converted tries, all of which Travis Burns had a hand in. How it unfolded First half: After a cagey opening 10 minutes, Omari Caro gets the home side in front after taking a bomb in the corner, Burns ... Read More »

Hull KR effort will pay off, says Hodgson

Josh-Hodgson

Hull Kingston Rovers co-captain Josh Hodgson opens up in a Super League TV interview and explains how it will only be a matter of time before the Robins hit their stride in Super League. 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 ... Read More »