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Huddersfield Giants hooker close to return

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Huddersfield Giants are set to be handed a major injury boost this weekend, as hooker Shaun Lunt could potentially return to action for their clash against Catalan Dragons. Lunt – who was included in the Super League Dream Team last season after a fantastic 2013 campaign – has been on the sidelines for almost two months with a calf injury, ... Read More »

Brough returns for Huddersfield Giants

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Huddersfield Giants have welcomed back talisman and skipper Danny Brough into their 19-man squad to face Bradford Bulls this weekend. The Scotland international missed last weekend’s defeat against Castleford due to injury, but he is fit to take his place in Paul Anderson’s squad for the game. He comes in to replace Jack Miller, in what is the only change ... Read More »

Hull Kingston Rovers sign Jason Chan on loan

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Hull Kingston Rovers have strengthened their options in the pack with the capture of forward Jason Chan from Huddersfield Giants on loan until the end of the season. The Papua New Guinea international joined Chris Chester’s squad for training this morning and could make his Rovers debut in Sunday’s clash with Salford Red Devils at the KC Lightstream Stadium. A ... Read More »

Match preview: Castleford Tigers v Huddersfield Giants

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Two of the top sides in Super League lock horns in a thrilling Friday night clash tonight, as high-flying Castleford Tigers take on Huddersfield Giants at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle. After an impressive win at Widnes last time out, the Tigers will be looking to once again cement their position in the top four with a win, but boss Daryl Powell ... Read More »

Brett Ferres injury worries Huddersfield Giants

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Huddersfield Giants are sweating over the fitness of star forward Brett Ferres, after he picked up a knee injury during their narrow win against Hull Kingston Rovers. The win, which moves the Giants up to fourth place on the Super League ladder, was Huddersfield’s ninth in the last ten games. However, an injury to Ferres inevitably took the gloss off ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull KR v Huddersfield Giants

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A record crowd is expected at the KC Lightstream Stadium this evening, as Hull Kingston Rovers look to keep up the pace with the top eight by beating in-form Huddersfield Giants. The Robins crushed relegation-threatened Bradford at Odsal last Friday to stay in touch with eighth-placed Widnes, and they have named an unchanged 19-man squad for the clash. Forward Jamie ... Read More »

Leroy Cudjoe back for Huddersfield Giants

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Huddersfield Giants centre Leroy Cudjoe will make his return for the club this weekend, as they look to continue their surge up the table by defeating London Broncos. Seven wins in the last eight games have catapulted the Giants into a strong position in the table, and the top four is in sight for the team who finished top of ... Read More »

Huddersfield Giants planning to peak at right time

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Huddersfield Giants assistant boss Kieron Purtill insists the club are on the right track for a strong end of the season, and are looking to peak when it really matters in 2014. The Giants continued their movement up the Super League table on Thursday night, when they stunned Leeds Rhinos 24-22 in front of their own crowd. And, after finishing ... Read More »

Match preview: Leeds Rhinos v Huddersfield Giants

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Leeds Rhinos and Huddersfield Giants kick off this weekend’s Super League action with what is expected to be a thunderous West Yorkshire derby at Headingley Carnegie. With the Rhinos being made to work for their place in the semi-finals of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup last weekend against Leigh, backing up against a rejuvenated Giants outfit will be no easy task. ... Read More »

Featherstone have bids rejected for Giants trio

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Ambitious Kingstone Press Championship side Featherstone Rovers have failed in bids for Huddersfield Giants stars Danny Brough, Eorl Crabtree and Brett Ferres. It is a clear signal of intent from owner Faisal Nahaboo, who is looking to get Rovers into Super League when the game goes through its restructure next year. With Brough the defending Man of Steel, and Crabtree ... Read More »