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Hull Kingston Rovers sign Ken Sio

Chris Chester has made yet another signing for 2015

Hull Kingston Rovers have made their second new signing for the 2015 campaign with the capture of Ken Sio from the Parramatta Eels on a three-year contract from next season. Standing over 6ft tall and weighing in at 95kg, the 23-year-old winger will add both power and pace to the Rovers backline having racked up 35 tries in 55 appearances ... 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 »

Hull Kingston Rovers sign Darrell Goulding

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Hull Kingston Rovers have made their first new signing for next season with the capture of Wigan Warriors centre Darrell Goulding on a three-year contract from 2015. The 26-year-old will finish the current campaign with the reigning Super League and Challenge Cup winners before linking up with the Robins for pre-season training in November. An ex-England international, Goulding has racked ... Read More »

Match preview: Bradford Bulls v Hull Kingston Rovers

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Bradford caretaker player-coach Matt Diskin has recalled Brett Kearney, Jay Pitts and Alex Mellor into his 19-man squad for the visit of Hull KR. The trio replace Adam Henry, Joe Arundel and Jamie Foster. With Bradford eight points from safety, and with games running out, defeat here is almost unthinkable for the Bulls. Hull KR coach Craig Sandercock also makes ... Read More »

Hull KR star Josh Hodgson to join NRL exodus?

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Could Josh Hodgson be the latest Super League star to head Down Under and try his arm in the NRL? There are reports on social media from local journalists that Hodgson – who has been enjoying an excellent season thus far for the Robins – has agreed a deal with Canberra Raiders from 2015 onwards. Recently included in Steve McNamara’s ... Read More »

Cockayne injured; Eden recalled to Hull KR

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Hull KR have been dealt a huge injury blow, as full-back Ben Cockayne has been ruled out for up to 10 weeks, rounding off a miserable week regarding injuries. After both Kevin Larroyer and Jordan Cox broke their legs during the defeat to Castleford Tigers last weekend, the loss of Cockayne is another hammer blow for boss Craig Sandercock as ... Read More »

Hull KR keen to make Kevin Larroyer deal permanent

Kevin Larroyer in his Catalan Dragons days. ©RLPhotos

Hull KR are believed to be keen on securing the services of forward Kevin Larroyer on a permanent basis, after impressing during his spell with the Robins so far in 2014. The French forward suffered a fractured fibula during KR’s heavy defeat to Castleford last Sunday, but the Hull Daily Mail are reporting that despite that, the Robins will use ... Read More »

Sean Gleeson forced to retire

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Hull Kingston Rovers centre Sean Gleeson has been forced to retire from the game with immediate effect, aged just 26. Gleeson – cousin of Salford star Martin – had been battling a serious eye injury suffered earlier in the campaign and, after consulting with medical experts, has called time on his career. Gleeson only signed up with the Robins last ... Read More »

Greg Eden extends loan deal at Salford Red Devils

Greg Eden edged Lee Gaskell to land the full-back shirt thanks to three well-taken tries

Greg Eden has extended his loan deal with Salford Red Devils, with the Hull Kingston Rovers full-back set to stay with the club beyond his current one month deal. Eden’s initial deal with the Red Devils is set to expire imminently, but Salford boss Iestyn Harris has decided to keep the Robins star on a week-by-week basis, with Craig Sandercock ... Read More »

TotalRL TV: Weyman – It was a tough win

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Hull Kingston Rovers prop Michael Weyman has described the Robins’ win over Hull FC at Magic Weekend, his second derby victory since joining the club, as a very tough but important win for the club. Weyman, who joined Hull KR at the start of the year, praised the atmosphere on Saturday at Magic Weekend. Weyman spoke to Total Rugby League ... Read More »