Tigers aim to continue great record against Reds

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CASTLEFORD Tigers are seeking a seventh successive victory against Salford City Reds in Saturday’s opening Stobart Super League match at the new Barton Stadium (6pm).

The Tigers have won their their last six meetings with Salford, whose last victory over Castleford was 26-16 at The Willows in September, 2006.

Danny Orr (pictured) and Jordan Thompson were Castleford’s try scorers in last season’s 15-8 win at Salford.

Castleford trounced Salford 52-20 in last season’s clash at Probiz Coliseum.

The teams have met a total of 24 times in Super League, with the Tigers winning 18 and Salford six.