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Thackeray stars as Featherstone move up to second with win over Sheffield

Try doubles from Anthony Thackeray, Ian Hardman and Josh Hardcastle helped Featherstone Rovers to a comfortable 40-6 victory away to Sheffield Eagles in their latest Betfred Championship match.

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Matt Cook celebrates scoring Castleford Tigers' third try against Wigan Warriors Picture Bruce Rollinson

Ellis drop-goal seals exciting win for Castleford against Wigan

A last minute drop-goal by Jamie Ellis sealed a thrilling come from behind victory for Castleford Tigers against Wigan Warriors in the rearranged game at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle.

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Wakefield Trinity's Max Jowitt (Allan McKenzie/SWpix.com)

Max Jowitt says: "I now want to cement my Wakefield Trinity place"

PROMISING full-back Max Jowitt has signed a new three-year deal with Wakefield Trinity.

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Castleford Tigers' Jy Hitchcox, right, celebrates one of his four tries against Hull KR with team-mate Paul McShane.

Four-try Jy Hitchcox no complaints about Castleford Tigers' decision to let him go

IN-FORM Jy Hitchcox insists he is “fine” with Castleford Tigers not offering him a new deal.
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Anthony Thackeray. Picture: Dec Hayes

Featherstone star: We are still in a decent position

First team star Anthony Thackeray believes his Featherstone Rovers team are still in a good position heading into the last two months of the regular season.

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Katie Hepworth on the attack for Castleford Tigers Women against Bradford Bulls Women. Picture: Matthew Merrick

Tigresses knock holders Bradford out in classic cup tie

A second half hat-trick from Katie Hepworth and a brace for Tara Stanley helped Castleford Tigers Women to a famous 32-14 Challenge Cup win at Odsal (writes Sebastian Sternik).

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John Duffy.

Duffy firing Featherstone Rovers up for run-in

Featherstone Rovers boss John Duffy says his team will face June “head on” as they look to push on to clinch a top-four finish in the Betfred Championship for the third-successive season.

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New Castleford Tigers signing Quentin Laulu-Togage'e with head coach Daryl Powell.

New boy Q: Castleford’s attacking style can suit my game

New boy Quentin Laulu-Togaga’e reckons Castleford Tigers’ attacking style will suit his game.

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Super League's new chief executive Robert Elstone

New Super League CEO Robert Elstone wants to "make things happen" like in the Premier League

Super League’s new chief executive Robert Elstone will use his Premier League experience “investing and improving” what the competition offers as he takes control of the elite division.
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Injured: Jamie Ellis

Castleford Tigers gear up for big challenge

Castleford Tigers boss Daryl Powell admits it will be a big challenge for his team to back up their much improved performance of last week when they travel to Warrington Wolves tomorrow.

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Castleford Tigers new signing Quentin Laulu-Togage'e. PHOTO BY MATTHEW MERRICK

It was a ‘no brainer’ to join Castleford says new signing Q

New signing Quentin Laulu-Togaga’e cannot wait to get started with Castleford Tigers after revealing that he turned down Salford to come to the Mend-A-Hose Jungle

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Mitch Clark, in Castleford Tigers' 19-man squad

Three changes to Castleford Tigers squad for Warrington game

Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell has named his 19-man squad for Friday night’s trip to play Warrington Wolves at the Halliwell Jones Stadium.

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Michael Shenton and Paul McShane, who will be at the CTSC senior players Q&A.

Chance for fans to quiz Castleford’s senior stars

Castleford Tigers Supporters Club holds its senior players evening at the Riverside Signs and Designs Restaurant, MAH Jungle, next Tuesday night (7.45pm start).

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Greg Eden dives over for a try for Castleford Tigers against Hull KR. Picture: Matthew Merrick

Castleford boss pleased with Eden’s return

Greg Eden’s return from injury to have a hand in several tries against Hull KR delighted Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell.

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Robbie Storey, who has signed a full-time contract with Castleford Tigers.

Promising youngster Storey earns full-time contract with Castleford Tigers

Academy player Robbie Storey has earned himself a two-year full-time contract and will now make the step up to Castleford Tigers first team training environment.

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Keal Carlile attacks the Halifax defence in Featherstone Rovers' game at Summer Bash. Picture: Dec Hayes

Featherstone players aim to freshen up after poor run in tough month

With no game this weekend Featherstone Rovers head coach John Duffy is hoping it can be used profitably to have his players fit and refreshed for the run-in.

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Kieran Gill dives over for a try for Castleford Tigers against Hull KR. Picture: Matthew Merrick

Castleford up to fourth after impressive win at Hull KR

Castleford Tigers bounced back to winning ways as they ran in eight tries to beat Hull KR 42-14 at the KCOM Craven Park and go back into the top four in the Betfred Super League.

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Castleford Tigers Women line-up at Headingley before their game against Leeds Rhinos.Women. Picture: Sebastian Sternik

Tigresses lose out in first game at Headingley

Castleford Tigers Women fell to their first defeat of the season in an injury-hit 40-12 loss to Leeds Rhinos at Headingley.

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New Castleford Tigers signing Quentin Laulu-Togage'e with head coach Daryl Powell.

Castleford move to solve full-back problems with QLT signing

Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell is hoping to have solved his side’s full-back problems for this season with the signing of Quentin Laulu-Togage’e.

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Matty Wildie celebrates his Summer Bash try against Halifax with Featherstone Rovers team-mates. Picture: Dec Hayes

Featherstone star: We were our own worst enemy at Summer Bash

Featherstone Rovers’ defeat to Halifax was self inflicted according to hooker Matty Wildie.

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