Wednesday, September 3, 2014
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Hull Kingston Rovers sack Wayne Ulugia

Wayne Ulugia. ©Action

Hull KR have announced they have terminated the contract of first-team player Wayne Ulugia with immediate effect due to “repeated breaches of discipline”. The former North Queensland Cowboy, who left the NRL in similar circumstances to his, has made three appearances for the Robins, scoring one try. He is known for his pace and quick feet. Want more Rugby League ... Read More »

Giants hold on to beat Robins

Huddersfield Giants secured their ninth win in ten games at the KC Lightstream Stadium tonight, holding on to beat Hull Kingston Rovers 22-26 in a thrilling match in front of 8,953 spectators. The game was finely balanced, 16-16 at half-time, but the Giants pulled away to a ten-point lead in the second half before the Robins rallied and closed the ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull KR v Huddersfield Giants

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A record crowd is expected at the KC Lightstream Stadium this evening, as Hull Kingston Rovers look to keep up the pace with the top eight by beating in-form Huddersfield Giants. The Robins crushed relegation-threatened Bradford at Odsal last Friday to stay in touch with eighth-placed Widnes, and they have named an unchanged 19-man squad for the clash. Forward Jamie ... Read More »

Chester: Rovers need to put in full 80 minutes

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 »