Monday, September 15, 2014
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Tony Smith backs Wolves to bounce back

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Warrington slumped to their fourth defeat of the Super League season against Hull KR on Friday night, but Wolves coach Tony Smith has backed his players’ efforts and says he saw some good signs in their performance. Warrington were edged 25-12 at the Halliwell Jones Stadium, after trailing 6-0 at half-time, in a close battle where the Robins managed to ... Read More »

Match report: Warrington Wolves 12-25 Hull Kingston Rovers

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In a nutshell Warrington suffered a shock defeat at the hands of Hull KR. How it unfolded First-half: There was only one score in a remarkable first-half, with Michael Weyman’s try and Travis Burns’ conversion the only points of the half. Second-half: The Robins continued the onslaught in the second period. Scores from Weyman again, Travis Burns and Kris Keating ... Read More »

Match preview: Warrington Wolves v Hull Kingston Rovers

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Warrington and Hull KR compete in a rematch of last Sunday’s Tetley’s Challenge Cup tie – which the Wolves edged, 28-24. However, they have been dealt a huge blow in the lead up to this game, as co-captain Ben Westwood has been ruled out of action for up to a month with a calf problem. Young prop Ben Evans also ... Read More »

Get the new Rugby League World Magazine!

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The May 2014 issue of Rugby League World Magazine is available to download now. Get the app from Apple Newsstand or GooglePlay, or click here to read it online now at Pocketmags.com. Print edition in shops from Friday 11th April. Get it delivered from the TotalRL.com Shop. What’s inside: Few players in Super League have had the spotlight cast as ... Read More »

Warrington without several stars for Hull KR rematch

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Warrington Wolves head coach Tony Smith will be forced into a number of changes for this weekend’s clash with Hull Kingston Rovers, after injuries forced his hand in his squad selection. Ben Westwood is definitely out, as he picked up a calf injury during the Tetley’s Challenge Cup victory over the Robins last time out. Young prop Ben Evans is ... Read More »

Chris Riley extends stay at Wakefield Wildcats

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As reported in Monday’s League Express, it has been announced that Warrington Wolves winger Chris Riley will remain on loan at the Wildcats on a week-by-week basis. Riley joined the Wildcats on an initial one month stint at the start of March, making his debut in the win over Catalans Dragons at the Rapid Solicitors Stadium. He has appeared four ... Read More »

Sandercock: Bounce of ball probably decided it

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Hull KR coach Craig Sandercock claims his side’s Challenge Cup loss to Warrington earlier today was probably decided by the ‘bounce of the ball’. The Rovers lost 24-28 after throwing away a decent lead they built early on. “It was a very close game and the bounce of the ball probably decided it,” said Sandercock. “The players worked really hard ... Read More »

Wolves unveil Challenge Cup squad for Hull KR visit

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Warrington Wolves have named their 19-man squad for Sunday’s Challenge Cup round four clash with Hull Kingston Rovers. Coach Tony Smith is leaving nothing to chance and has picked a full-strength squad featuring all 17 of the side that defeated Huddersfield Giants last week. Warrington’s 19-man squad 1 Matty Russell 3 Chris Bridge 4 Ryan Atkins 5 Joel Monaghan 6 ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull KR v Warrington Wolves

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Hull Kingston Rovers and Warrington lock horns in one of five all-Super League clashes this weekend, with the Wolves looking to continue their rich recent history in the famous tournament. With Matthew Russell easing himself back to full fitness for the Wolves, the visitors are likely to be considered as favourites for their trip to East Hull – where they ... Read More »