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Hull FC make one change to derby squad

Lee Radford

Hull FC coach Lee Radford has made one change to his 19-man squad for the huge derby clash against cross-city rivals Hull Kingston Rovers on Thursday night. After a resounding victory over Huddersfield last time out, Radford has been given another boost, as half-back Richard Horne comes back into the mix for the game. He replaces Aaron Heremaia, with Horne ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull FC v Huddersfield Giants

Gareth-Ellis

Huddersfield head to Humberside for their first match since their controversial exit from the Tetley’s Challenge Cup, as they lock horns with Hull FC at the KC Stadium in Thursday’s televised clash. That 17-16 defeat will no doubt still leave a bitter taste in the mouths of Giants fans, but they have a quick turnaround to put things right, and ... Read More »

Hull FC pull plug on Tom Biggs cross-code switch

Tom Biggs. (C) SkySports

Hull FC have reportedly terminated their agreement with Bath’s Tom Biggs over a cross-code switch, and will now turn their attentions elsewhere to bolster their backs division. Biggs – who is a native of the area – had agreed a switch with his hometown club at the end of the rugby union Premiership season, having signed a three-year contract with ... Read More »

Joe Westerman looking to put cup demons to bed

Liam Watts

Hull FC forward Joe Westerman is out to right the wrongs of last season’s horrific cup final defeat, as they get their campaign underway against Salford Red Devils this evening. After making it all the way to the final in 2013, they were soundly beaten by Wigan Warriors in the Wembley showpiece – and suffered the ignominy of being nilled ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull FC v Salford Red Devils

Hull FC full-back Jamie Shaul. ©RLPhotos

Hull FC and Salford get the fourth round of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup underway this evening, with a rematch of the clash that finished 30-8 in favour of the Black and Whites last Friday. Hull boss Lee Radford has been boosted by the return of props Mickey Paea and Garreth Carvell for the clash, as his pack begins to take ... Read More »

Hull FC boosted by returning forwards for cup clash

Hull FC head honcho Lee Radford. ©RLPhotos

Hull FC boss Lee Radford has been handed a major injury boost for the forthcoming game against Salford, as two of his pack of absent forwards are back in the 19-man squad. It is the second week in succession the Black and Whites face the Red Devils, but this week they will be able to call on the services of ... Read More »

Match preview: Hull FC v Salford Red Devils

Richard-Whiting-Hull-FC

Hull FC will be looking to bounce back from their disappointing defeat at home to Widnes tonight, as they face a resurgent Salford Red Devils side. The Black and Whites suffered the humiliation of being kept scoreless by their opponents last weekend, and they will need to rediscover their attacking spark against a Salford team who bounced back to winning ... Read More »

Hull FC owner wants side to show more ‘desire’

Richard-Whiting-Hull-FC

Hull FC owner Adam Pearson believes his side need to show more desire than they did during their defeat to Widnes, if their season is to really take off. The Black and Whites are without a whole host of senior players due to injury and suspension when they take on Salford tomorrow night, but Pearson believes Lee Radford’s men will ... Read More »

Hull FC make two changes for Salford clash

Gareth-Ellis

Head coach Lee Radford has made two changes to his squad for Friday’s Super League clash with Salford Red Devils at the KC Stadium. The Black and Whites boss has recalled scrum half Jacob Miller and forward Jay Pitts to his 19-man squad for the game as they look to bounce back from a disappointing loss to Widnes last time ... Read More »

Hull FC: Captain Ellis banned for two games

Gareth-Ellis

Hull FC will be without captain Gareth Ellis for their Tetley’s Challenge Cup fourth-round tie against Salford Red Devils after he was given a two-match ban. The former England forward submitted an early-guilty plea to making a dangerous shoulder charge during his side’s 7-0 home First Utility Super League defeat by Widnes Vikings on Sunday. It means the 32-year-old will ... Read More »