Monday, September 15, 2014
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Hull Kingston Rovers

Hull KR boss hoping for double injury boost this week

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Hull KR head coach Craig Sandercock is hoping for a massive boost on the injury front this week, as he hopes to welcome back two key forwards ahead of their massive clash against table-topping St Helens on Sunday. The Robins are still chasing the pack when it comes to the top eight, after slipping to a narrow defeat against Huddersfield ... Read More »

Keating: Robins’ half-back partnership crucial to play-off hopes

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Hull Kingston Rovers half-back Kris Keating believes his partnership with stand-off Travis Burns will play a key role if the Robins, who now lie three points outside the top eight, are to make this season’s play-offs. Hull KR take on St Helens at the KC Lightstream Stadium this Sunday, and they will be looking to deflate the Super League leaders. ... Read More »

Netherton: Robins need points fast

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Hull KR prop Jason Netherton believes the Robins need to start winning soon if they are to have any chance of making the play-offs. The East Hull side currently sit three points adrift of eighth-placed Widnes, having won just seven of their 18 Super League matches in 2014. “We cannot afford to keep slipping away from the top eight,” The ... Read More »

Hull Kingston Rovers sign Darrell Goulding

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Hull Kingston Rovers have made their first new signing for next season with the capture of Wigan Warriors centre Darrell Goulding on a three-year contract from 2015. The 26-year-old will finish the current campaign with the reigning Super League and Challenge Cup winners before linking up with the Robins for pre-season training in November. An ex-England international, Goulding has racked ... Read More »

Video highlights: Hull Kingston Rovers v Huddersfield Giants

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Extensive video highlights from last week’s Super League round 18 encounter between Hull Kingston Rovers and Huddersfield Giants. 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 Kingston Rovers sack Wayne Ulugia

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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

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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 »