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Hull FC forward Tuson forced to retire


Hull FC forward Chris Tuson has taken the difficult decision to retire from the sport with immediate effect after suffering a recurrence of a back injury. The 26-year-old joined the Black and Whites from Wigan Warriors ahead of this season, but suffered a freak spinal injury during a routine pre-season training session. Having taken no risks with the injury, which ... Read More »

Hull FC release former Great Britain forward


Hull FC have confirmed that Garreth Carvell has been released from the remainder of his contract to further his career elsewhere. The former Warrington forward joined the club from Bradford at the beginning of the season on a one-year deal, but failed to make an impact despite a promising start to his second spell at the club. He has since ... Read More »

Hull FC captain wants strong finish to season


Hull FC skipper Gareth Ellis has targeted seven wins from the final seven games of the season, after admitting it has been a hugely disappointing year for the club. The Black and Whites are scrambling to make the top eight after a poor 2014 season, and Ellis believes the club simply haven’t won enough games over the course of the ... Read More »

Hull FC star dealt major injury blow


Hull FC have been dealt a big injury blow ahead of the race for the top eight, after forward Chris Tuson was ruled out for a lengthy period with a neck injury. Tuson has gone for scans to assess the seriousness of the injury but, with just eight games remaining, it is a huge blow for boss Lee Radford, who ... Read More »

Opinion: Pryce is signing Hull FC have lacked for years


In recent years, Hull FC’s transfer history can ultimately be described as hit-and-miss – and that is almost being generous. For every Gareth Ellis – a signing that has taken Super League by storm and been a resounding success – there is ultimately a Brett Seymour, a signing that has seriously flattered to deceive. With their recent track record of ... Read More »

I considered Bradford Bulls move, says Pryce


Leon Pryce admits he was tempted by the possibility of a return to Bradford Bulls, but admits the security over Hull FC’s Super League status was a big lure in him opting for East Yorkshire, rather than West. Pryce penned a deal with Lee Radford’s men earlier this week, despite strong interest from the Bulls over an emotional return to ... Read More »

Rankin to miss two Hull FC games


Hull FC half-back Jordan Rankin will miss the club’s next two fixtures, as he flies home to Australia for compassionate reasons. Rankin will definitely be ruled out of Sunday’s trip to Wakefield Trinity Wildcats, and is also a likely absentee when the Black and Whites face Warrington less than a week later. The Australian has played in all but one ... Read More »

Castleford Tigers sign Garreth Carvell


Castleford Tigers has announced the signing of Garreth Carvell from Hull FC on a season-long loan deal. The 33-year-old, who has played seven times in the First Utility Super League this season, will link up with the Tigers with immediate effect. Carvell has won the Tetley’s Challenge Cup four times as a player, and he will not be cup-tied for ... Read More »

Hull FC prop to miss Catalan trip for bizarre reasons

Hull FC head honcho Lee Radford. ©RLPhotos

Hull FC prop looks set to miss out on their trip to Catalan Dragons this weekend – but not through conventional circumstances. The club have been caught up in the UK’s passport fiasco, with a huge backlog of applications currently being experienced. The backlog of applicants has risen by 200,000 in the last three months to nearly half a million ... Read More »

Tom Lineham closing in on Hull FC return


Hull FC winger Tom Lineham is closing in on a return to action after suffering a broken ankle earlier this season – but he will not be rushed back into the side. Lineham suffered the horrendous injury in round four of the season against Bradford, and looked set for a swift return to action a couple of weeks ago. However, ... Read More »