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Death of Featherstone Rovers legend Les Tonks

FEATHERSTONE Rovers are mourning the death of former prop Les Tonks who made three Wembley appearances for the club.

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Kayleigh Bulman: "I feel honoured to be representing my country at the World Cup."

Rovers player Bulman ‘honoured’ to be playing in World Cup

ENGLAND women’s rugby league team kick off their World Cup campaign next Thursday.

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Seen wearing the new Featherstone Rovers shirt are (left to right) Kayleigh Bulman, Martyn Ridyard, Tom Holmes, Natalie Harrowell and Josh Hardcastle.

Rovers unveil new shirt for 2018

FEATHERSTONE Rovers have unveiled their new principal shirt ahead of the 2018 season.

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Sam Brooks has issued an apology.

Featherstone prop Brooks given written warning after being sent home from World Cup for misconduct

FEATHERSTONE prop Sam Brooks has apologised for his behaviour after Scotland sent him home from the World Cup for misconduct.

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Tom Holmes in action for Castleford Tigers in their last meeting with Featherstone Rovers. Now he will be on the other side on Boxing Day.

Holmes eager to get started for Featherstone in Cas derby

For born and bred Castleford lad Tom Holmes it will be the perfect start to his career as a Featherstone Rovers player when he steps back out onto the Mend-A-Hose Jungle pitch on Boxing Day – and he cannot wait.

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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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Gareth Gale in action for Featherstone Lions last season. Picture: Jonathan Buck.

Lions player Gale handed trial with Rovers

FEATHERSTONE Lions utility player Gareth Gale has been handed a trial with Championship club Featherstone Rovers.

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Sam Brooks was one of three Scotland players deemed too drunk to board a flight.

Featherstone prop Brooks kicked out of Scotland’s World Cup squad

FEATHERSTONE Rovers prop Sam Brooks is one of three players released from Scotland’s RL World Cup squad after being deemed too drunk to board a flight.

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Ben Roberts in action for Samoa against New Zealand in their opening World Cup match. Picture: NRLPhotos

Castleford World Cup trio ready for round two

All three Castleford Tigers players who played in the opening round of World Cup matches are set for second appearances after keeping their place in their respective team line-ups.

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New Featherstone Rovers signing Martyn Ridyard.

New man Ridyard confident Featherstone Rovers can do well in 2018

New Featherstone Rovers signing Martyn Ridyard believes he has joined a side that can compete with the best in the Championship.

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Castleford Tigers' Mike McMeeken in action against Leeds Rhinos in the Grand Final.

Castleford and Featherstone to play pre-season games against Leeds Rhinos

Grand Final winners Leeds Rhinos will take on Castleford Tigers and Featherstone Rovers in pre-season warm-up games.

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Frankie Mariano goes over for a try in Featherstone Rovers' most recent game with Halifax.

Featherstone Rovers fixtures for 2018 confirmed

Featherstone Rovers have been handed a home start as they look to launch a 2018 season in which they hope to reach the Kingstone Press Championship play-offs once again.

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Featherstone Rovers to take on Halifax at Summer Bash

The 2018 Summer Bash fixtures have been released and will see a full round of Championship fixtures taking place across the Bank Holiday weekend of May 26 and 27 at Bloomfield Road, home of Blackpool FC, for the fourth consecutive year.

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Featherstone Rovers' ground, which will stage a pre-season friendly against Halifax.

Featherstone take on Championship rivals in home pre-season game

Featherstone Rovers have given themselves a strong pre-season test after announcing that they will take on Kingstone Press Championship rivals Halifax in a friendly early next year.

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New Featherstone Rovers signing Martyn Ridyard with head coach John Duffy and general manager Davide Longo.

Featherstone Rovers sign playmaker Ridyard

FEATHERSTONE Rovers have pulled off a major signing by securing the services of Leigh Centurions star Martyn Ridyard.

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Sam Brooks in try scoring form for Featherstone Rovers.

Brooks excited to be making his World Cup debut

FEATHERSTONE Rovers forward Sam Brooks is set to make his World Cup debut with Scotland this Sunday and he cannot wait to get going.

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The Mend-A-Hose, which will stage a Boxing Day game between Castleford Tigers and Featherstone Rovers.

Castleford Tigers and Featherstone Rovers to meet in Boxing Day game

Castleford Tigers will take on local rivals Featherstone Rovers in the traditional Boxing Day match with the game set to take place at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle.

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Featherstone had home pre-season matches last January against Hunslet, York, Leeds and Wakefield.

Featherstone set to announce handful of warm-up matches

FEATHERSTONE Rovers are finalising plans for a handful of warm-up fixtures ahead of the 2018 campaign.

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Former Castleford half-back Tom Holmes in try scoring action for Batley Bulldogs against Sheffield Eagles. Holmes scored three tries in eight games on loan at Batley last season. 
Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

Holmes aims to help Rovers become ‘dominant force’

FORMER Castleford Tigers half-back Tom Holmes says his Featherstone Rovers debut “cannot come soon enough.”

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Andrea Dobson: "It would be very special to achieve great things over there. "

Skipper Dobson aims to lead by example in World Cup

FEATHERSTONE Rovers Ladies player Andrea Dobson says it is a “massive honour” to captain England in the Women’s RL World Cup which takes place in Australia in November and December.

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