Batley Bulldogs

Batley Bulldogs 38 Keighley Cougars 12: Bulldogs run in seven tries despite Keighley’s determined defensive effort

Batley Bulldogs picked up a second win of pre-season as they ran in seven tries in an impressive display against determined League One side Keighley Cougars.

Keighley coach and former Batley player Craig Lingard.

Batley Bulldogs: Bulldogs ready to test their training routines in a match situation

BATLEY BULLDOGS are “itching” to get stuck into tomorrow’s pre-season game at home to Keighley Cougars (2pm).

Jon Sharp.

Rovers and Rams step it up as Diskin reassures Bulldogs fans

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS and Dewsbury Rams will continue their build-up to the new Kingstone Press Championship season tomorrow, but Batley Bulldogs insist they aren’t being left behind.

Batley Bulldogs chief executive Paul Harrison.

Batley Bulldogs v Bradford Bulls friendly called off

Batley Bulldogs’ pre-season game against a Bradford Select side on Sunday has been called off.


Bulldogs boss Diskin hoping Bradford ‘select’ game gets go-ahead

NEW BOSS Matt Diskin is hopeful his Batley Bulldogs team will face Bradford Bulls as scheduled in a pre-season game on Sunday.

Matt Diskin

Former Bulls skipper Diskin has ‘no issues’ with old club playing on

BATLEY BULLDOGS boss Matt Diskin has “no issues” with a revived Bradford Bulls club competing in the Kingstone Press Championship this year.

Matt Diskin.

Batley Bulldogs 28 Dewsbury Rams 18: Second-half surge sees Batley past derby rivals

Batley Bulldogs retained the Roy Powell Trophy with victory over Dewsbury Rams in the traditional Boxing Day Powerhouse Fitness Challenge at Fox’s Biscuits Stadium.

Matt Diskin.

Upbeat Diskin throws down gauntlet to the Bulldogs

FORMER GREAT Britain hooker Matt Diskin will take charge of Batley Bulldogs for the first time when they play host to neighbours Dewsbury Rams on Boxing Day (noon).

Matt Diskin, the former Bulls assistant, is the new head coach of Batley Bulldogs.

Matt Diskin uses John Kear’s work as platform for success at Batley Bulldogs

FORMER LEEDS Rhinos hooker Matt Diskin’s big test as the new coach of Batley Bulldogs is to prove this year was not a one-off.

Leeds Rhinos
James Segeyaro helped save Leeds Rhinos' Super League status

Rugby League: Five MAGIC moments for West Yorkshire sides in 2016

Sunday’s Ladbrokes Four Nations final will bring down the curtain on the 2016 rugby league season.

Rugby league
Dane Manning

Championship: Dane Manning exits Halifax for Batley after rejecting pay cut

Former Leeds Rhinos forward Dane Manning has left Halifax and joined Batley Bulldogs after rejecting a club-wide pay cut in 2017.

Batley and Scotland full-back Dave Scott.

Batley: Sterling attitude is key says Bulldogs back Scott

SCOTLAND ARE the Ladbrokes Four Nations’ equivalent of Batley, Bulldogs full-back Dave Scott reckons.

Aaron Jones-Bishop scores Jamaica's first try against Wales.

Wales 16 Jamaica 16: Jones-Bishop’s treble earns Jamaica a draw

MILFORD MARLINS product Aaron Jones-Bishop scored a hat-trick of tries for Jamaica in a 16-16 draw with Wales at Belle Vue, Wakefield, tonight.

Wakefield Trinity
Glenn Morrison

Rugby League: Rams boss Morrison on Jamaica mission

AN UNLIKELY Test match at Wakefield could be the start of big things for rugby league in the Carribean.

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Will Maher

Castleford Tigers: Loan move gives Cas pair more game time

Castleford Tigers boss Daryl Powell hopes youngsters Will Maher and Tom Holmes will benefit as much as Greg Minkin did when they head out on a season-long loan to Batley Bulldogs in 2017.

Castleford Tigers
Gareth Ellis.

Inside RL: Peter Smith reveals his personal highs and lows of Super League 2016

SOME REFLECTIONS on the 2016 season.

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John Kear.

Batley Bulldogs: Kear proud of achievements at Batley

DEPARTING COACH John Kear is proud of what Batley Bulldogs have achieved over the past five years.

John Kear

Kear’s pride as he signs off as Batley coach

Batley coach John Kear said he was “chuffed” with his side’s performance in the defeat against Salford – his final match in charge of the Bulldogs.

John Kear.

Batley Bulldogs: Kear wants to go out on a high against Salford

IT WILL be an emotional afternoon at Mount Pleasant tomorrow (3pm) when coach of the year John Kear bows out of Batley Bulldogs.

John Kear.

Batley Bulldogs: Errors cost us chance of victory says Kear

BATLEY BULLDOGS’ 42-24 defeat at Leigh Centurions in the First Utility Qualifiers was an “opportunity missed”, according to coach John Kear.

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