Cas recall duo as Giants lose key players

Castleford Tigers will welcome back Jesse Sene-Lefao and Greg Minikin ahead of Thursday’s clash with Huddersfield. The pair has been absent through injury, but are fit enough to replace Will Maher and Oliver Holmes, who suffered a hamstring injury last time out. Meanwhile, Huddersfield are without they destructive right-edge partnership of Jermaine McGillvary, Leroy Cudjoe and Alex Mellor. The trio…

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Players union working with RFL on recognition agreement to give players a voice

Professional players in this country will soon have a voice in the sport’s biggest issues. That’s the hope of Garreth Carvell, head of the players’ union in Britain which has seen numbers skyrocket since its inauguration late last year. Carvell and the union have been in talks with the RFL for several months – and while those talks will reach…

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Wigan youngster forced to retire due to brain condition

A young Wigan player has been forced to retire after discovering he had a pre-existing brain condition. 22-year-old Macauley Davies has been forced to hang up the boots after scans revealed he had Chiari Malformation, a condition where the lower part of the brain pushes down into the spinal canal. The condition was discovered after Davies was sent to see…

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