Friday, April 18, 2014
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Eaton signs two-year extension at Hawks


Hunslet Hawks coach Barry Eaton has signed a two-year extension to his contract with the Championship One outfit. The 40-year-old former Keighley boss has guided his side to four wins from five games in 2014. Club chairman Neil Hampshire said: “We are absolutely thrilled that Barry has agreed to extend his contract with the Hawks. “He has bought into the ... Read More »

The Scoreboard: All this week’s Rugby League results


Kingstone Press Championship Barrow Raiders 18-38 Featherstone Rovers Batley Bulldogs 29-20 Keighley Cougars Doncaster RLFC 20-12 North Wales Crusaders Halifax RLFC 28-36 Leigh Centurions Rochdale Hornets 20-16 Whitehaven RLFC Swinton Lions 37-31 Dewsbury Rams Workington Town 14-24 Sheffield Eagles Kingstone Press Championship One Oldham RLFC 52-16 Gateshead Thunder Gloucestershire All Golds 4-44 Hunslet Hawks York City Knights 16-24 Oxford RLFC ... Read More »

Preview: This afternoon in Championship One

Hunslet Hawks coach Barry Eaton. ©RLPhotos

Gloucestershire All Golds v Hunslet Hawks 3.00pm at the Prince of Wales Stadium Sam Te’o could be in line for his Gloucestershire All Golds debut after the club announced his signing earlier this week. Te’o joins from Rochdale Hornets and will pose another threat to Hunslet Hawks in a match Hunslet coach Barry Eaton is labeling as his side’s toughest ... Read More »

Championship Challengers on road to Wembley


The fifth round draw of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup means that there will be at least two Championship clubs left in the last eight of the competition this year. With Leigh Centurions hosting Featherstone Rovers, and Swinton Lions taking on Keighley Cougars, those four clubs now have the very real prospect of a huge Challenge Cup quarter-final in 2014. Three ... Read More »

Podcast: Skolars, Scorpions and South London Storm


Listen to the Rugby League Down South podcast by Ian Ramsdale every week on What’s on the podcast this week? 01.00 RLW editor Gareth Walker, talks about former London Broncos players in pastures new. 13.30 South Wales Scorpions coach Mike Grady on their valley routes to success. 24.00 The London Skolars general manager gives the latest on Skolars’ pitch sabbatical. ... Read More »

Match report: Bradford Bulls 60-6 Oldham RLFC


In a nutshell Bradford outclassed their Championship opposition with 11 well-taken tries. How it unfolded 6’ – A superb solo effort from Luke Gales from 30 metres out sees the half-back go over under the sticks. He converts his own try: 6-0. 16’ – Adam O’Brien makes a break to put in Brett Kearney, who flies over after racing past ... Read More »

Podcast: Stags, All Golds, Broncos & Giants #RLDS


Listen to the Rugby League Down South podcast by Ian Ramsdale every week on Click here to download the Rugby League Down South podcast from iTunes What’s on the podcast this week? 01.00 HEMEL STAGS rutting their stuff in Championship 1. 12.00 The post Rugby League World Cup temperature with the Gloucestershire ALL GOLDS. 24.00 Former Broncos CEO GUS ... Read More »

The Scoreboard: All this week’s Rugby League results


Super League (click for reports) Huddersfield Giants 14-33 Warrington Wolves Hull Kingston Rovers 44-6 Wakefield T Wildcats Widnes Vikings 22-18 Bradford Bulls St Helens 14-10 Leeds Rhinos Hull FC 30-8 Salford Red Devils Wigan Warriors 22-16 Catalan Dragons London Broncos 6-54 Castleford Tigers Championship Dewsbury Rams 38-16 Workington Town Featherstone Rovers 36-22 Swinton Lions Halifax RLFC 48-6 Doncaster RLFC Keighley ... Read More »

Match previews: Tomorrow in Championship One

Chris Clarkson is one of two Leeds Rhinos players in action for Hunslet tomorrow. ©RLPhotos

Gateshead Thunder v Gloucestershire All Golds Sunday 3.00pm at Gateshead International Stadium Gateshead Thunder are without Tom Lynch for their clash with Gloucestershire All Golds. Lynch was given a one-match ban for punching in a recent Tetley’s Challenge Cup tie against Swinton Lions. Joe Brown and Matt Barron will both make their 100th Gateshead appearance if selected for Sunday’s match ... Read More »

Leeds Rhinos duo to feature for Hunslet


Leeds Rhinos’ duo Ryan Bailey and Chris Clarkson will sensationally feature for dual-registration club Hunslet Hawks this weekend, as they look for some minutes out on the field. Clarkson featured in last Friday’s win over London Broncos whilst Bailey missed out last week having played against Widnes a week earlier. Both will get the chance to get some game time ... Read More »