Five storylines to watch in this weekend’s Super League action

The Brett Ferres factor in Leeds v Huddersfield It’s safe to say Leeds v Huddersfield on Friday night is a huge game for many reasons. Chief amongst them is the form of both sides so early in the year – with neither still able to pick up a point in the opening weeks of the season. However, the big subplot…

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Willie Poching remains unsure of long-term future at Hull KR

Hull Kingston Rovers interim coach Willie Poching has revealed that he’s still not sure what his future holds regarding the head coaching vacancy at the club – but says he’s focussed on producing a result for the Robins this Friday. Still without a win in 2016, KR head to table-topping Widnes on Friday looking to record their first victory of…

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Poching keen to become full-time coach at Hull KR

Willie Poching has thrown his name into the hat to become the next permanent head coach of Hull KR. The former Wakefield and Leeds star has been named as caretaker coach following the dismissal of Chris Chester, who Poching had been assistant to since last year. When asked by The Guardian about his interest in the job, Poching said: “Definitely,” “I’ve…

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Rowley responds to Hull KR links

Paul Rowley has admitted he is flattered to be linked with the Hull Kingston Rovers post. The former Leigh Centurions head coach has been named as the favourite to take the job following the departure of former Robins chief Chris Chester, who coincidentally is a friend of Rowley’s. Rowley, the former Halifax and Huddersfield hooker, has only just returned from…

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Five potential candidates to be the next Hull KR coach

The first coaching casualty of 2016 was confirmed on Wednesday morning, after Hull KR parted ways with Chris Chester just three games into the new season. Following defeats to Wakefield and Warrington and a draw against Castleford, the Robins confirmed in a short statement that Chester has been stood down, with Willie Poching in charge for Friday’s game against St…

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Wigan confirm plans for Hull KR match

Wigan Warriors have confirmed their match with Hull Kingston Rovers will kick-off at 8 PM on March 28th. The club had previously not stated the time on the match as it clashed with Wigan Athletic’s football fixture against Rochdale. However, the Warriors have revealed that their football neighbours have rearranged their fixture to take place at 1.30PM on the same day,…

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