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Four returnees, but potentially three out, for Wakefield in CC semi

Four returnees, but potentially three out, for Wakefield in CC semi

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats coach Chris Chester has confirmed that he could get as many as four key players back this weekend for their Challenge Cup semi-final with Warrington: but that has been offset by the news that three men who

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Injury crisis threatens to derail Wakefield’s Challenge Cup hopes

Injury crisis threatens to derail Wakefield’s Challenge Cup hopes

Wakefield are sweating on the fitness of three more players ahead of Saturday’s Challenge Cup semi-final with Warrington as Chris Chester begins to count the cost of Sunday’s defeat to Castleford. Chester insisted it was too early to rule on

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Rugby League Back Chat 2016 / 9

Rugby League Back Chat 2016 / 9 Updated

Back Chat episode nine is a ‘Chairman’s Special’ with Kevin Nicholas (Batley Bulldogs), Michael Steele (Halifax) and Michael Carter (Wakefield Trinity) in conversation.

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Wakefield closing in on loan signing before transfer deadline

Wakefield closing in on loan signing before transfer deadline

Expect the next 24 hours or so to be very busy when it comes to transfers in rugby league: and at least one Super League club is still on the hunt for new players. Wakefield Trinity Wildcats have strengthened their

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Gilmour talks up Wakefield’s heroics

Gilmour talks up Wakefield’s heroics

Wakefield assistant Lee Gilmour has heaped praise on the Wildcats squad after securing their place in the top eight. Last year’s Million Pound Game participants secured their top eight spot following Hull FC’s victory over Hull KR on Thursday, before

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Johnstone ruled out of Challenge Cup semi-final

Johnstone ruled out of Challenge Cup semi-final

Chris Chester has confirmed that Tom Johnstone will miss the Challenge Cup semi-final against Warrington after having minor surgery on his leg. The wing sensation has been in terrific form this season, but will miss the next four weeks after

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Wakefield’s remarkable turnaround deserves endless praise

Wakefield’s remarkable turnaround deserves endless praise

On this very day just one year ago, Wakefield supporters and chairman Michael Carter were trying to stump up the energy in preparation for their penultimate game of the regular Super League season. Having already seen their team slump to

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Chris Annakin facing three months on the sidelines

Chris Annakin facing three months on the sidelines

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats forward Chris Annakin is out of action for three months following the aftermath of the much-debated tackle from Wigan captain Sean O’Loughlin last weekend. O’Loughlin was red-carded after hitting Annakin with a high tackle – subsequently receiving

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Wigan comments disappointing, says Chris Chester

Wigan comments disappointing, says Chris Chester Updated

Wakefield coach Chris Chester has revealed his disappointment at comments made from the Wigan camp ahead of their first meeting since the Wildcats’ 62-0 win against the Warriors earlier this year. Chester’s side ran in 11 unanswered tries back in

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You can’t ever write off a defeat like that, says Tomkins

You can’t ever write off a defeat like that, says Tomkins Updated

Wigan Warriors fullback Sam Tomkins has insisted that it is impossible to simply write off a 62-point loss like the one they suffered at Wakefield earlier this year: and says no Wigan team should be beaten by that scoreline. The

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