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Rovers coach: Warm weather will suit us at Blackpool

THE KINGSTONE Press Championship’s form sides clash at the Summer Bash today in a showdown which will leave Blackpool rocking.

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Jon Sharp: "It's the biggest disappointment since I've been back to the club."

Rovers coach: We need to learn from last year’s Blackpool bashing

FEATHERSTONE Rovers are determined to learn lessons from their seaside drubbing against Halifax 12 months ago when they face Championship top-four rivals London Broncos at the Summer Bash on Saturday (4.45pm kick-off).

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Rovers coach Jon Sharp has named his 19-man squad.

Briscoe in Rovers squad for Summer Bash

WINGER Luke Briscoe is in Featherstone’s 19-man squad for Saturday’s Summer Bash clash against London Broncos at Blackpool.

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Sam Day's loan has been extended. Picture Tony Johnson

Day’s loan to Dewsbury extended

Featherstone Rovers hooker Sam Day’s loan to Dewsbury Rams was renewed on Tuesday following the initial one-month period.

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Josh Hardcastle has scored 10 tries for Rovers this season. Picture: Jonathan Buck

Hardcastle leads race to be Featherstone’s top try scorer

JOSH Hardcastle is the new leader in the race to be Featherstone’s top try scorer this season.

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Frankie Mariano pictured scoring a try on his return against Dewsbury last Saturday. Picture: Bob Nunn.

Rovers pair Mariano and Walton make successful comebacks

LONG-TERM CASUALTIES Frankie Mariano and Jason Walton came through their Featherstone Rovers return with flying colours.

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Rovers man of the match Jason Walton scored two tries.

Featherstone ease to 10-try win against strugglers Dewsbury

FEATHERSTONE Rovers ran in 10 tries as they eased to their sixth straight win by beating lowly Dewsbury Rams 52-10 at LD Nutrition Stadium on Saturday evening.

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Franie Mariano has missed Featherstone's last eight games.

Mariano and Walton set to make Rovers comebacks

FRANKIE Mariano and Jason Walton are set to make their Featherstone Rovers comebacks this weekend.

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Rovers coach Jon Sharp: "We will be showing the same focus and intensity against Dewsbury that we did against Halifax. It's a really big game for us this weekend."

Rovers coach: We cannot afford to slip up

COACH JON Sharp aims to make sure that Featherstone’s Challenge Cup run will not distract them when they resume their Championship top-four bid in Saturday’s match against Dewsbury Rams at LD Nutrition Stadium (6pm kick-off).

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Davide Longo: "We have nothing to fear."

Longo: We are looking to pull off an upset at Leeds Rhinos

GENERAL manager Davide Longo says Featherstone Rovers are “relishing a massive challenge” at Super League giants Leeds Rhinos in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup quarterfinals.

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Scott Turner scored his 100th career try.

Rovers overcome injury setbacks to reach Challenge Cup quarterfinals

WINGER Scott Turner bagged two tries including the 100th of his career as Featherstone booked their place in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup quarterfinals by beating Halifax 24-12 at LD Nutrition Stadium tonight.

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Anthony Thackeray: "We are travelling well and have been playing some good stuff."

Rovers star Thackeray: Tonight’s clash promises to be a classic

FEATHERSTONE’S key playmaker Anthony Thackeray is relishing facing his old club Halifax in tonight’s home Ladbrokes Challenge Cup sixth round tie (8pm).

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Jon Sharp:  "We are determined to get through to the next round."

Sharp expects thrilling cup clash against old rivals Halifax

JON Sharp predicts a thriller when Featherstone lock horns with fellow Kingstone Press Championship outfit Halifax in tonight’s Ladbrokes Challenge Cup sixth round tie at LD Nutrition Stadium (8pm).

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Rovers coach Jon Sharp: "It's a big game."

Rovers aim to be first team to book place in last eight of Challenge Cup

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS are aiming to become the first team through to the quarter-finals of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup when they play host to Halifax tonight.

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Luke Briscoe has completed a five-match suspension.

Briggs back in Rovers squad for Halifax cup clash

KYLE Briggs has been recalled to Featherstone’s 19-man squad for Thursday’s Ladbrokes Challenge Cup sixth round tie against Halifax at LD Nutrition Stadium (8pm kick-off).

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Rovers coach  Jon Sharp.

Rovers coach Sharp urges fans to turn out in force

COACH Jon Sharp is urging Featherstone Rovers fans to turn out in force at Thursday’s Ladbrokes Challenge Cup sixth round tie against Halifax at LD Nutrition Stadium.

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Win tickets to the Summer Bash

FOLLOWING the record-breaking attendance of 15,912 in 2016, Rugby League’s Bank Holiday Festival, Summer Bash, returns to Blackpool on May 27 and 28 – and you could be there to see all the action if you win an Express competition this week.

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Featherstone coach Jon Sharp: "Rochdale are well coached, they are well organised and they work hard for each other so we are expecting a tough one this Sunday."

Sharp: We’ll need to be at our best to beat Rochdale

COACH Jon Sharp says Featherstone will need to be at their best to win Sunday’s tricky Championship game at Rochdale Hornets.

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Anthony Thackeray has completed a two-match suspension.

Thackeray’s return gives Rovers boost

FEATHERSTONE Rovers are boosted by the return of playmaker Anthony Thackeray from suspension for Sunday’s Kingstone Press Championship game at Rochdale Hornets.

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Rovers centre Chris Ulugia twists his way over for his ninth try this season against Sheffield last Sunday. Picture: Carol Austerberry.

Ulugia sets pace in race to be Featherstone’s top try scorer

New Zealander Chris Ulugia leads the race to be Featherstone’s top try scorer this season.

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