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Gale named in England team for World Cup semi-final

Castleford Tigers star Luke Gale has retained his place in the England team as they look to reach the Rugby League World Cup final this Saturday.

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Richard Owen in action for Castleford Tigers.

Ex-Castleford player Owen back in RL with Doncaster

Former Castleford Tigers outside back Richard Owen is back in Rugby League having signed for League One team Doncaster on a one-year deal.

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Pablo Hernandez scores the opening goal for Leeds United against Middlesbrough. Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Leeds United back to winning ways despite more penalty woe

Leeds United survived a late Middlesbrough onslaught to earn a much needed 2-1 win in their big game with Garry Monk’s side at Elland Road.

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Danny Orr.

Castleford players ready for hard work ahead

Assistant coach Danny Orr is overseeing the start of Castleford Tigers’ pre-season preparations and is looking forward to welcoming a second wave of senior players back in next Monday, promising plenty of hard work ahead for them.

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Luke Gale gets a kick away for England against France in the Rugby League World Cup. Picture: NRLPhotos

Castleford players taking aim at World Cup semis

The Rugby League World Cup is over for Featherstone Rovers’ Frankie Mariano, but four Castleford Tigers players are still in Australia with England, Papua New Guinea and Samoa all preparing for quarter-finals this weekend.

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Greg Minikin.

Castleford stars recovering from operations

Super League wing sensations Greg Eden and Greg Minikin have undergone operations since the end of the season, but Castleford Tigers assistant coach Danny Orr is confident that both will be fit and ready to go for the start of the 2018 campaign.

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Pontefract Collieries' Vaughan Redford.

Extra special effort sends Ponte Colls through in FA Vase

Pontefract Collieries were pushed hard, but made it through to the FA Vase third round for the first time in their history when they triumphed in extra-time time at Hall Road Rangers.

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Jordan Hale (right), who hit a hat-trick for Featherstone Colliery.

Hale treble keeps Featherstone in top three

Jordan Hale hit a hat-trick as Featherstone Colliery maintained their challenge for promotion from Division One of the West Yorkshire League.

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Thomas Christiansen

Monk’s return adds to pressure on Leeds United boss

To say Sunday’s game is a big one for Leeds United head coach Thomas Christiansen is one huge understatement.

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Conor Fitzsimmons.

Castleford youngster Fitzsimmons joins Newcastle

Newcastle Thunder have signed young forward Conor Fitzsimmons from Castleford Tigers.

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Mike McMeeken in action for England against France in his first World Cup game. Picture: NRLPhotos

Orr happy with Castleford contingent in World Cup

Assistant coach Danny Orr is pleased to see Castleford Tigers players playing their part in the Rugby League World Cup.

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Ben Roberts in action in the World Cup. Picture: NRLPhotos

Roberts returns as Castleford trio prepare for World Cup quarter-finals

Castleford Tigers half-back Ben Roberts has been recalled to the Samoa line-up for their Rugby League World Cup quarter-final against Australia on Friday.

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Jamie Ellis, back on familiar ground.

Castleford players begin preparations for next season

A month on from their Grand Final disappointment the majority of Castleford Tigers players reported back for pre-season training this week.

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Featherstone Collieries' Kyle Pearson with a delictate lay off in their County Cup game against Wetherby Athletic. Picture: Steve Riding

Shoot-out success for Colliery but heartbreak for Kellingley

West Yorkshire League sides Featherstone Colliery and Kellingley Welfare met with contrasting fortunes in their county cup ties last Saturday.

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Garry Lo in action for Papua New Guinea against Ireland in the Rugby League World Cup as he tries to get the ball down for a try. Picture: NRLPhotos

Castleford and Featherstone players set for round three action in World Cup

Three Castleford Tigers players and one from Featherstone Rovers are set to play in round three of the Rugby League World Cup this weekend.

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Pontefract Collieries' top scorer Eli Hey.

Ponte Colls are back on goal trail

After seeing their 14-match winning run ended last week Pontefract Collieries were straight back on the victory path as they hammered Harrogate Railway Athletic 6-1 in the Premier Division of the Toolstation NCE League.

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Castleford's Mike McMeeken

Castleford’s McMeeken and Gale in England team to meet France

Castleford Tigers forward Mike McMeeken is set to make his World Cup debut after being named in England’s starting line-up for their third group game against France this Sunday.

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Dejected Leeds United players at the end of their game at Brentford. PIC: Simon Hulme

Sinking Leeds United crash to another defeat at Brentford

Leeds United’s 57-year wait for a win at Brentford goes on after two late goals saw them suffer a 3-1 defeat at Griffin Park.

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Weightlifters and officials at the Featherstone under 17 Yorkshire open held at Featherstone Library and Community Centre.

Top weightlifting event is big success in Featherstone

The inaugural Featherstone under 17 Yorkshire Open proved a big success when staged by Featherstone Weightlifting Club last Saturday.

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Super League Season Review DVD cover.

Win a copy of Super League Season Review DVD

It may not have ended as all Castleford Tigers fans wanted, but the 2017 Betfred Super League season will go down as one of the best in the club’s history as they won the League Leaders’ Shield and reached a first Grand Final.

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