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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 »

Tigers scouring the market, says Daryl Powell

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Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell admits he is looking elsewhere for potential halfbacks, after it was announced star half Marc Sneyd has joined Hull FC for 2015 and beyond. The Tigers, who are being linked with a move for Bradford’s Luke Gale for the 2015 season, are assessing their options after Salford accepted a bid of around £100,000 for the ... Read More »

Kaufusi reveals reasons for not extending Bulls stay

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Huddersfield prop Antonio Kaufusi says he is prepared to work hard and be patient as he attempts to win back a regular spot in the Giants’ match-day 17. The 29-year-old former Australian international joined Paul Anderson’s side from London Broncos last year but failed to make an impact in the first 10 games of the season. He spent all of ... Read More »

Powell: Sneyd can cope in Hull pressure cooker

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Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell believes Marc Sneyd will be under a lot more pressure to perform at new club Hull FC, but says he has what it takes to thrive. The 23-year-old, who has had an outstanding season on loan at the Tigers in 2014, penned a big-money deal with the Black and Whites yesterday, after they were the ... 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 »

Tomkins to shake off union rust at Workington

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Shaun Wane says he is likely to send new signing Joel Tomkins to Workington Town on dual registration to get him back to match fitness. The 27-year-old returned to Wigan Warriors following three years with rugby union outfit Saracens and Wane says he and his team are working hard to get him back to the level of fitness required in ... Read More »

Video highlights: London Broncos v Widnes Vikings

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Extensive video highlights from last week’s Super League round 18 encounter between London Broncos and Widnes Vikings at the Hive. 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 »

Video highlights: Warrington Wolves v Bradford Bulls

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Extensive video highlights from last week’s Super League round 18 clash between Warrington Wolves and Bradford Bulls at the Halliwell-Jones Stadium. 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 »

Video highlights: Leeds Rhinos v Catalan Dragons

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Extensive video highlights from last week’s Super League round 18 clash between Leeds Rhinos and Catalan Dragons at Headingley. 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 »

Tigers thank Sneyd, reveal replacement plans

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Castleford Tigers have released a statement in which they thank outgoing half-back Marc Sneyd for his efforts this season and hint that a replacement could be announced very shortly. “Castleford Tigers would like to wish half back Marc Sneyd the best of luck ahead of his move to Hull FC from Salford for the 2015 campaign,” the club wrote. “Sneyd ... Read More »