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Featherstone Rovers release former Castleford Tigers and Wakefield Trinity forward Frankie Mariano

Former Super League star Frankie Mariano has left Featherstone Rovers.

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Anthony Thackeray, close to comeback after injury.

Featherstone Rovers pleased to change focus to cup

Featherstone Rovers boss John Duffy reckons his players are looking forward to a change of focus this week with a break from the grind of churning out points in the Betfred Championship.

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Harry Newman.

Dual registration is working well for Newman and Featherstone

Hugely promising teenager Harry Newman is proving that the dual registration system can be a success with an outstanding spell in the Featherstone Rovers team.

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Featherstone Rovers coach John Duffy. Picture: Dec Hayes.

Featherstone coach Duffy: Champion sides find a way to win

Another valuable two points they may have picked up in their top four quest, but Featherstone Rovers boss John Duffy did not reckon his side’s game at Barrow was much of a spectacle.

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Harry Newman. PIC:  Picture Bruce Rollinson

Barrow Raiders 26 Featherstone Rovers 38: Newman strikes twice as Rovers go second in Championship standings

Harry Newman – the Leeds Rhinos stand-off – continued his outstanding form at Rovers with a couple of tries in a victory in Cumbria that took Featherstone to second in the Championship standings.

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Two tries: Harry Newman.

Featherstone Rovers up to second after ending Barrow’s home run

Featherstone Rovers moved up to second place in the Betfred Championship as they toughed it out to win 38-26 at Barrow Raiders.

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Win tickets to see Featherstone Rovers at Summer Bash

FOLLOWING a record-breaking attendance of 16,444 in 2017, Rugby League’s Bank Holiday Festival, the Summer Bash, returns to Blackpool on May 26 and 27 – and you could be there to see all the action if you win an Express competition.

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John Duffy.

Barrow v Featherstone: Coach Duffy predicts toughest test to date for Rovers at Barrow

TOMORROW’S HOSTS Barrow Raiders may be fourth from bottom in the Betfred Championship, but Featherstone Rovers coach John Duffy reckons his side are facing their toughest test so far (3pm).

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Jansin Turgut.

Featherstone Rovers sign Hull player Turgut on loan

FEATHERSTONE Rovers have completed the signing of former England Academy captain Jansin Turgut, who joins the club on an initial month’s loan from Betfred Super League’s Hull FC.

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Featherstone Rovers head coach John Duffy.

Featherstone Rovers boss: We have more improvement in us

Despite winning eight from 10 matches in the Betfred Championship so far Featherstone Rovers boss John Duffy reckons there is more improvement to come from his team.

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Hat-trick hero Matty Wildie.

Wildie races in for hat-trick as Featherstone Rovers beat Dewsbury

After being made to work hard in the first half Featherstone Rovers ran away with their Betfred Championship game against Dewsbury Rams at the LD Nutrition Stadium.

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John Duffy.

Featherstone Rovers v Dewsbury Rams: Refreshed Rams facing derby-day test

BATTLE-HARDENED Featherstone Rovers will take on refreshed Dewsbury Rams in tomorrow’s Betfred Championship derby at LD Nutrition Stadium, Post Office Road (3pm).

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Darrell Griffin playing for Featherstone Rovers last season.

Player power as Griffin wins his case against Featherstone Rovers

FORMER ENGLAND front-rower Darrell Griffin says he feels vindicated after winning his unfair dismissal case against Featherstone Rovers.

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Harry Newman celebrates one of his three tries against Rochdale with his Featherstone Rovers team-mates. Picture: Dec Hayes

Featherstone boss wary of threat from ‘fluent’ Dewsbury

Featherstone Rovers boss John Duffy is gearing his side up for what he sees as a tough game at home against Dewsbury Rams on Sunday despite their opponents having slipped down the table after a flying start to the 2018 campaign.

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Luke Briscoe: New tries in successive games record for Featherstone Rovers

Briscoe sets new tries record in runaway win for Featherstone Rovers

Luke Briscoe was able to celebrate beating Paul Newlove’s 1993 club record of tries in consecutive games as he scored for the 11th match in a row in a convincing 42-0 win for Featherstone Rovers at Rochdale.

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Luke Briscoe acrobatically touches the ball down over the line for a try for Featherstone Rovers at Batley. Picture: Rob Hare

Featherstone’s own Briscoe out to break tries record

EASTER COULD be a record-breaking weekend for Featherstone Rovers’ in-form winger Luke Briscoe.

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Featherstone tryscorer Harry Newman. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Batley Bulldogs 14 Featherstone Rovers 40: Teenager Newman sets record on debut as Briscoe closes in on another

TEENAGER HARRY Newman set one record and Luke Briscoe moved a step closer to another as Featherstone Rovers overpowered hosts Batley Bulldogs 40-14 in the Betfred Championship.

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Harry Newman, set to play for Featherstone Rovers.

Newman set to make Featherstone Rovers debut

HARRY Newman could make his Featherstone Rovers debut this weekend after being included in head coach John Duffy’s King Street Solicitors 19-Man Squad ahead of Sunday’s trip to the Fox’s Biscuits Stadium.

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Martyn Ridyard is set to make his Rovers return at Batley. Picture: Dec Hayes.

Ridyard set to return for Featherstone’s trip to Batley

FEATHERSTONE Rovers are set to welcome back playmaker Martyn Ridyard but they will be without centre Misi Taulapapa for Sunday’s Betfred Championship game at Batley Bulldogs.

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John Duffy: "I think we came out of it unscathed."

Duffy happy with Featherstone’s display in 13-try Challenge Cup win

FEATHERSTONE Rovers boss John Duffy was pleased with his side’s 13-try performance in last night’s Ladbrokes Challenge Cup fourth round win against North Wales Crusaders at LD Nutrition Stadium.

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