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‘Starstruck’ Whitley pinching himself after incredible year

‘Starstruck’ Whitley pinching himself after incredible year

Just eight months ago, Matt Whitley was an unknown quantity in Super League. With just a handful of first-grade games to his name, the 20-year-old was preparing for a season of hard work away from the Super League scene as

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Stefan Marsh ruled out for the season

Stefan Marsh ruled out for the season

Widnes Vikings have ruled out winger Stefan Marsh for the remainder of the season. Denis Betts head coach said: “We’re assessing him this week but the early signs mean he will definitely miss the rest of this year. “We’re still

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Widnes shock Wigan

Widnes shock Wigan

Widnes Vikings picked up their second win at Wigan this season as they shocked the Warriors in an 8-6 victory. A Corey Thompson double was enough for Denis Betts’ side, with the winger also making two key defensive efforts to

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Farrell ready to prove a point to parent club Wigan on Thursday

Farrell ready to prove a point to parent club Wigan on Thursday

Connor Farrell has insisted he is determined to show his full-time employers what he can do when he locks horns with them on Thursday night. Farrell, who is on a season-long loan from Wigan at Widnes Vikings, is likely to

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Craven set for move to Championship club

Craven set for move to Championship club

Widnes Vikings utility back Danny Craven will not be at the club next season, after taking up a deal with a Championship club. TotalRL understands that Craven, who has been on loan at Featherstone Rovers this season, has signed a

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Betts fumes with ‘unforgivable’ errors

Betts fumes with ‘unforgivable’ errors

Denis Betts admitted that their comprehensive defeat at the expense of Hull FC was embarrassing. The Vikings, struggling through injury following recent injuries to Rhys Hanbury and Chris Dean, were outplayed by their Super 8s counterparts. And the England assistant

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Widnes v Hull FC – the three key battles

Widnes v Hull FC – the three key battles

Widnes and Hull FC open the week’s action tonight, with both clubs looking for their first victory of the Super 8s. The two teams lost to Catalans and Castleford respectively last week but have a chance to respond as the SKY

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Betts teases bringing Brett Hodgson out of retirement following injury crisis

Betts teases bringing Brett Hodgson out of retirement following injury crisis

Denis Betts must be wondering why he was so desperate to make the top eight when he saw the Super 8s fixtures. With the unenviable trip to Catalans first up, the Vikings have been given just five days to recover

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Key trio return Hull FC as Widnes lose starting duo

Key trio return Hull FC as Widnes lose starting duo

Lee Radford has been able to name Fetuli Talanoa, Mahe Fonua and Liam Watts in his 19-man squad to face Widnes on Thursday. The trio all missed the defeat to Castleford last week through injuries, but have recovered in time

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Thompson extends Widnes stay

Thompson extends Widnes stay

Widnes winger Corey Thompson has become the latest player to sign a new contract with the Vikings, securing a one-year extension that will see him remain at the club until 2018. Thompson has enjoyed a fantastic start to life with

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