Friday, January 30, 2015
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Hull Kingston Rovers

Chris Chester “proud of intensity and commitment”

Chris Chester has entrusted Keal Carlile for 2015.

Hull KR head coach Chris Chester talks to the media after his team’s 42-18 win over Wakefield in their final game of the 2014 Super League season. What do you think about this story? Discuss this and much more on or free fans’ forum. For more Rugby League news and features, subscribe to League Express newspaper and Rugby League World ... Read More »

Hull Kingston Rovers report attendance increase

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Hull Kingston Rovers have bucked the Super League trend by reporting an average rise in attendance for their home matches in 2014. The Robins have welcomed over 106,000 supporters this season – an average of 7,572, up from 7,319 in 2013. Hull KR general manager Joe Clutterbrook said: “It is a great achievement for the club to increase attendances in ... Read More »

Adam Walker: Me and Jonny were bad for each other

Hull KR forward Adam Walker insists he has put his off-field disciplinary matters “well and truly” behind him and wants to repay coach Chris Chester by concentrating solely on producing his best for the Robins. Since being dropped in July, when Rovers beat St Helens 40-10 in the same week twin brother Jonathan was released for a breach of club ... Read More »

Hull Kingston Rovers snare Poching as assistant

Chris Chester has entrusted Keal Carlile for 2015.

Hull Kingston Rovers boss Chris Chester has strengthened his backroom staff for 2015 with the addition of vastly experienced Willie Poching as his new assistant coach. Chester was appointed as the club’s head coach on a full-time basis last week and has wasted no time in snapping up the services of the highly rated Poching to be his right-hand man. ... Read More »

Video highlights: Hull FC v Hull Kingston Rovers

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Extensive video highlights from Friday’s Super League round 25 clash between Hull FC and Hull Kingston Rovers at the KC Stadium. What do you think about this story? Discuss this and much more on our free fans’ forum. For more Rugby League news and features, subscribe to League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with ... Read More »

Video: FC triumph in one-sided Hull derby

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In this video, provided by Super League TV, you can relive last week’s one-sided Hull derby and hear from the players and coaches involved. What do you think about this story? Discuss this and much more on our free fans’ forum. For more Rugby League news and features, subscribe to League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can ... Read More »

Hull KR release Greg Eden

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Hull Kingston Rovers have agreed to release Greg Eden from the final year of his contract to allow him to take up an opportunity in Australia next season. Eden has made 37 appearances for the Robins since joining from Super League rivals Huddersfield Giants but will now head Down Under to join an NRL club in 2015. Speaking to www.hullkr.co.uk, ... Read More »

Airlie Birds sweep aside the Robins at the KC Stadium

Hull FC registered a surprisingly easy 28-0 victory over their neighbours Hull Kingston Rovers in front of 18,104 spectators tonight at the KC Stadium, almost certainly ending the Robins’ play-off hopes and making their own supporters wonder what might have been this season if they had been able to put more games like this together. And the Black and Whites ... Read More »

Hull FC prop Paea wants to end Rovers’ season

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Hull FC prop Mickey Paea insists there’s nothing he’d like more than to end the play-off hopes of former side Hull Kingston Rovers tonight – by inflicting their first derby defeat of 2014. The Robins have won the two previous meetings this year, and are going in search of an elusive whitewash of victories against their bitter rivals. And Paea ... Read More »