Featherstone Rovers

Bostock faces six weeks on sidelines

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS prop Andy Bostock is facing six weeks on the sidelines after suffering a broken hand in the 30-4 Ladbrokes Challenge Cup fifth round win over Oldham two days ago.

Featherstone coach Jon Sharp.

Featherstone Rovers 30 Oldham 4: Oldham stung by Rovers’ nine-minute second-half scoring blitz

THREE tries in a devastating nine-minute second-half spell saw Featherstone reach the sixth round by beating Oldham in the Challenge Cup for the first time.

Jon Sharp.

Featherstone coach Sharp keen to create some fresh Cup history

THE LADBROKES Challenge Cup is definitely not a distraction for Featherstone Rovers, according to coach Jon Sharp.

Ryan Hall.

Peter Smith: Taking TV coverage ‘in-house’ will not benefit game in the long run

RUGBY LEAGUE’S relationship with the media is changing.

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Points machine, Cory Aston.

Featherstone Rovers 44 Bradford Bulls 18: Bulls eclipsed by a dazzling display from Featherstone

FEATHERSTONE stayed on course for the Championship top-four with a dazzling first-half display.

Featherstone head coach Jon Sharp.

Featherstone Rovers v Bradford Bulls: Jon Sharp claims ‘moral victory’ despite loss to Hull KR

THEY LOST their 100 per cent away record three days ago, but Featherstone Rovers are going into today’s visit of Bradford Bulls (3pm) on the back of their “best performance of the season”.

Anthony Thackeray.

Hull KR 30 Featherstone Rovers 22: Brave Featherstone edged out by Robins

Featherstone Rovers were edged out 30-22 by unbeaten Championship leaders Hull Kingston Rovers after giving a magnificent display at Craven Park.

Jon Sharp.

Depleted Featherstone unfazed by challenge posed by the Robins

HE WON’T be able to field his strongest line-up, but coach Jon Sharp is confident Featherstone Rovers are going to “have a crack” at Hull KR this afternoon (3pm).

Featherstone head coach Jon Sharp. PIC: Steve Riding

Featherstone Rovers: Sharp eyes top-flight return with Featherstone

FORMER SUPER League coach Jon Sharp wants to get back into the top flight and believes he can do it with Featherstone Rovers.

RFL chief Roger Draper has defended decision

Rugby league fans will have to pay up to watch England Test match

ARMCHAIR fans will be charged to view England’s one-off Test match against Samoa in Australia next month, the Rugby Football League have confirmed.

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Mikolaj Oledzki in action for Featherstone against London. PIC: Steve Riding

Featherstone Rovers: Giant prop Oledzki has ‘enormous future in the game’ reckons coach Sharp

ROOKIE LEEDS Rhinos prop Mikolaj Oledzki has huge potential, Featherstone Rovers coach Jon Sharp reckons.

Featherstone Rovers tryscorer 
Cory Aston.

Featherstone Rovers 38 London Broncos 18: Broncos are hit for six by top-four chasing Rovers

FEATHERSTONE maintained their Championship top-four bid with a six-try display against London Broncos at the Big Fellas Stadium.

Ben Thaler.

Featherstone Rovers: Second-tier switch for top-flight referee Thaler

TOP REFEREE Ben Thaler has been “rotated” to tomorrow’s Kingstone Press Championship clash between Featherstone Rovers and London Broncos (3pm), says the Rugby Football League (RFL).

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Luke Briscoe was sent off in the encounter

Quartet facing RFL charges after fiery Championship clash between Featherstone Rovers and Dewsbury Rams

Four players face disciplinary charges following last weekend's stormy Kingstone Press Championship clash between Dewsbury Rams and Featherstone Rovers.

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Jon Sharp

Featherstone Rovers: Sharp keeps focus on his players’ performance not the referee’s

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS boss Jon Sharp refused to let concerns about the referee overshadow his side’s performance in the 38-6 win at Dewsbury Rams.


Dewsbury Rams 6 Featherstone Rovers 38: Four sin-binned, two red cards in controversial clash

Dewsbury Rams slipped to a seventh straight defeat in the Kingstone Press Championship, going down 38-6 to Featherstone Rovers in a game which bordered on farcical at times.

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Luke Briscoe scored two tries for Featherstone at Dewsbury before being red-carded.

Dewsbury Rams 6 Featherstone Rovers 36: Rovers take spoils from ‘farcical’ encounter

Dewsbury Rams slipped to a seventh straight defeat in the Kingstone Press Championship, going down 38-6 to Featherstone Rovers in a game which bordered on the farcical at times.

Jon Sharp.

Featherstone Rovers: Sharp’s men looking to right the wrongs of defeat against Toulouse

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS need to focus on themselves this weekend, coach Jon Sharp has warned.

Jon Sharp

Featherstone: Sharp eyes positives from setback

A SECOND successive home defeat was a blow to Featherstone Rovers, but coach Jon Sharp says there were positives from the 34-26 loss to Toulouse Olympique two days ago.

Chris Ulugia. Thought he'd saved the day for Featherstone at home to Toulouse.

Featherstone 26 Toulouse 34: Rovers rally but ultimately pay price for poor start against Toulouse

Rovers paid dear for a dreadful start as their top-four bid suffered a setback with a second successive home defeat.

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