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REPORT: Hull FC 30-10 Widnes Vikings

REPORT: Hull FC 30-10 Widnes Vikings

Hull FC maintained their two point lead at the top of the Super League with a comfortable victory over out-of-form Widnes Vikings. Carlos Tuimavave’s converted try gave the hosts a 6-4 lead at half time with Rhys Hanbury replying for

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New Widnes signing survived high-speed car crash

New Widnes signing survived high-speed car crash

New Widnes Vikings signing Jack Buchanan considers himself fortunate to be alive, after surviving a horror car crash when he fell asleep at the wheel at the age of 18. Widnes secured the signing of the Wests Tigers forward earlier

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Runciman insists Widnes will come good

Runciman insists Widnes will come good

Widnes Vikings  have dropped eight games in a row and slid down the table, but their centre Charly Runciman believes an elusive victory is not far away. The Vikings threw away a 12-4 half-time lead to lose 16-12 to Salford

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Thompson wants NRL to copy Magic Weekend concept

Thompson wants NRL to copy Magic Weekend concept

Widnes winger Corey Thompson believes the NRL should look to have their own Magic Weekend. The former Canterbury Bulldogs winger had his first experience of the concept on Saturday as Widnes fell to defeat against Salford. Despite the Vikings marking the

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REACTION: Betts points to Marsh disallowed try as key moment

REACTION: Betts points to Marsh disallowed try as key moment

Widnes Vikings coach Denis Betts pointed to a key moment in the first half of Saturday’s defeat to Salford as a big reason for their defeat. The Vikings suffered their eighth consecutive defeat in the league after slipping to an

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Scout report: Jack Buchanan

Scout report: Jack Buchanan

We caught up with our reporter Down Under, Andrew Ferguson, who gave us the lowdown on Widnes’ new signing from Wests Tigers. The basics DOB April 10, 1992 – 24-years-old Height: 193cm – 6ft 3 Weight: 107kgs – 16st 8

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Widnes fined for having 14 players on the pitch

Widnes fined for having 14 players on the pitch

Widnes have been fined £2,500 for having 14 players on the pitch on two separate occasions in the same match. The incidents took place in the last ten minutes of the team’s round 5 victory over Hull FC. Chris Dean was

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Buchanan hoping to arrive for Magic Weekend

Buchanan hoping to arrive for Magic Weekend

New Widnes signing Jack Buchanan is hoping he will make it to England in time for Widnes’ Magic Weekend clash with Salford. The Vikings’ latest signing is still in Australia after completing his move to the Super League side from

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Widnes sign NRL forward Buchanan

Widnes sign NRL forward Buchanan

Widnes Vikings have completed the signing of Wests Tigers forward Jack Buchanan on a deal until the end of the 2017 season, subject to a visa. As first revealed in League Express, the Vikings were close to completing the signing

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Betts lands new deal with Widnes and England assistant job

Betts lands new deal with Widnes and England assistant job

Widnes Vikings coach Denis Betts has signed a new contract with the club – and has been named as the new England assistant coach. Betts has committed to the Vikings until the end of the 2019 season and in another

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