Featherstone Rovers

The Super 8s must stay says Featherstone chairman Campbell

Featherstone Rovers chairman Mark Campbell is calling for the sport’s Super 8s format to remain in place for the “long-term”, insisting the format should receive support from the game as a whole.

Tony Duffy. PIC: Tony Johnson

Featherstone Rovers: Coach Duffy can’t wait for next season

FINISHING SEVENTH in the Qualifiers – and as the country’s top semi-professional team has sent Featherstone Rovers into pre-season in good heart according to coach John Duffy.

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Paul McShane on the attack for Castleford. He could win five titles as a player and a coach this season.

Peter Smith: Paul McShane is shining on and off the pitch

THERE’S MORE to the sport than Super League.

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Tony Duffy. PIC: Tony Johnson

Featherstone Rovers: Coach Duffy questions players’ attitude

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS boss John Duffy has demanded an improvement in his players’ attitude for this week’s final game of the season.

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Former club chairman Steve Evans in his playing days for Featherstone Rovers.

Featherstone Rovers mourn former chairman Steve Evans

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS are mourning former player and chairman Steve Evans, who has died aged 59.

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Keal Carlile, who scored a hat-trick in Batley's 34-18 win over Sheffield Eagles. PIC: James Hardisty

Championship/League One: Rovers nilled but Bulldogs, Dewsbury and Hunslet win

FEATHERSTONE are still looking for their first Super 8s Qualifiers victory after suffering an 12-try drubbing in their final home match of the season.

John Duffy.

Featherstone Rovers home in on seventh heaven end to Qualifers

A WIN in one of their final two Qualifiers fixtures would be worth £50,000 to Featherstone Rovers.

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Josh Walters.

Leeds Rhinos: Walters is targeting a big pre-season

GRAND FINAL hero Josh Walters says he is ready to “smash” pre-season in an attempt to re-establish himself in Leeds Rhinos’ first team.

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Danny McGuire.

Peter Smith: Super-8s format flaws offset by promotion/relegation outcome

THERE ARE serious flaws with the Super-8s format, but for two successive years it has led to a team being promoted from the Kingstone Press Championship and that is a good thing.

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Featherstone Rovers coach, John Duffy. PIC: Tony Johnson

Featherstone Rovers’ returnees offset by fresh injury and suspension losses

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS are set to welcome back players from injury and suspension this weekend, but lose others to similar issues.

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Featherstone try scorer, Sam Brooks.

Catalans Dragons 26 Featherstone Rovers 12: Understrength Rovers keep Dragons’ fire to a smoulder

DEPLETED Featherstone Rovers emerged with great credit from tonight’s 26-12 defeat against Catalans Dragons at Stade Gilbert Brutus in the Super 8s Qualifiers.

Anthony Thackeray scored a first-half try for Featherstone in this evening's game against Catalans at Stade Gilbert Brutus. Picture: Carol Austerberry.

Featherstone’s gritty display in France not enough to earn first Qualifiers win

DEPLETED Featherstone Rovers emerged with great credit from tonight’s 26-12 defeat against Catalans Dragons at Stade Gilbert Brutus in the Super 8s Qualifiers.

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Tom Holmes.
6th January 2017.
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Castleford Tigers youngster Holmes joins Featherstone Rovers

Castleford Tigers half-back Tom Holmes will join Featherstone Rovers next season.

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Featherstone Rovers forward, Sam Brooks. PIC: Dec Hayes

Featherstone Rovers are ready to ‘rock the boat’ warns former Vikings forward Brooks

FORMER SUPER League forward Sam Brooks reckons Featherstone Rovers can cause a shock in the south of France today.

John Duffy and Matty Wildie

Wildie pens a new contract with Rovers as Day exits

HALF-BACK/HOOKER Matty Wildie has signed a new one-year deal which will keep him at Featherstone Rovers until the end of 2018.

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Featherstone's Luke Cooper. PIC: Dave Williams/RLPhotos

Featherstone Rovers: Front-rower Cooper hale and hearty after re-signing for Rovers

RISING star Luke Cooper has become the latest player to pledge his future to Featherstone Rovers.

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Featherstone Rovers head coach, John Duffy. PIC: James Hardisty

Featherstone Rovers: Front-row frustration for coach Duffy

COACH JOHN Duffy has his fingers crossed over the fitness of Featherstone Rovers’ veteran prop-forward Richard Moore and on-loan Leeds Rhinos front-rower Jack Ormondroyd after the weekend.

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Tryscorer Frankie Mariano make a big impression off the bench against his first professional club, Hull KR. PIC: James Hardisty

Featherstone Rovers 18 Hull KR 30: Defeated Rovers take valiant step towards a first win in the Qualifiers

THE WAIT for their first win in the Qualifiers continues, but Featherstone Rovers came out of their 30-18 defeat by Hull KR with heads held high.

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Featherstone Rovers' coach, John Duffy.

Featherstone Rovers v Hull KR: Improvement demanded from Fev coach Duffy

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS have been tipped to produce a much-improved performance in tomorrow’s Qualifiers clash at home to Hull KR (3pm).

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Feathertone Rovers v Hull KR.

Featherstone Rovers v Hull KR: Sheens expects tough test at Featherstone

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS have given Hull KR more trouble than most teams in the Championship this year and Tim Sheens expects it to be a similar scenario tomorrow.

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