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Hull FC weren’t ruthless enough, says Radford


Hull FC boss Lee Radford insists his side had more than enough opportunities to put Bradford Bulls away during their 34-28 defeat – a result which all but ends their hopes of making the top eight in 2014. With six points left to play for in the regular season, the Black and Whites are still five points adrift 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 »

Poor form makes Hull FC recruitment tougher, says Radford

Hull FC head honcho Lee Radford. ©RLPhotos

Hull FC head coach Lee Radford admits the club’s stuttering form at the beginning of 2014 has made it tougher to decide which members of his squad will be part of his plans moving forward into next year and beyond. The Black and Whites have endured a tricky start to the season and currently sit 7th, level on points with ... 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 »

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 »

Hull FC owner wants side to show more ‘desire’


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


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 forced into changes for Widnes clash

Hull FC head honcho Lee Radford. ©RLPhotos

Hull FC head coach Lee Radford has made three changes to his forward pack for Sunday’s clash with Widnes Vikings at the KC Stadium. The Black and Whites have been hit by injuries in the front row with Josh Bowden the latest prop to be sidelined after picking up an ankle injury in last week’s defeat to Castleford Tigers. He ... Read More »

Gareth Ellis to stand in at prop for Hull FC


Hull FC’s shortage of props has led them to turn to their captain, Gareth Ellis, when they face Widnes Vikings on Sunday. The Black and Whites are without Mickey Paea (suspension), and the injured trio of Garreth Carvell, Josh Bowden and Chris Green. Iafeta Paleaasina is the only recognised prop who has a shot of being available, with Radford set ... Read More »

Hull FC hit by forward crisis

Hull FC head honcho Lee Radford. ©RLPhotos

Hull FC have been plunged into crisis in the front row, as they were hit with a double whammy of injury and suspension. Prop Josh Bowden is expected to be out of action for a month, as he has picked up an ankle injury that will keep him out of action up until Easter. He left the field during their ... Read More »