Featherstone Rovers

Featherstone Rovers: Toulouse test is perfect start, says John Duffy

NEW BOSS John Duffy reckons today’s game at Toulouse Olympique (5.30pm) is a good way to begin his Featherstone Rovers reign.

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New boss Duffy told to turn on the style by Featherstone Rovers chairman Campbell

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS’ players have been urged to cancel their holiday plans and put in some hard graft with new coach John Duffy instead.

New coach John Duffy. PIC: James Hardisty

New Featherstone Rovers coach Duffy relishing chance to ‘do some great stuff’ in a ‘genuine rugby town’

NEW BOSS John Duffy says he is “over the moon” at being given the chance to take charge of Featherstone Rovers.

John Duffy is Featherstone's new head coach.

Duffy confirmed as Featherstone’s new head coach

FEATHERSTONE Rovers have appointed 37-year-old former Warrington, Leigh and Scotland stand-off John Duffy as their new head coach.

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Featherstone Rovers coach Sharp left stunned by sacking

AXED boss Jon Sharp says he is “stunned, shocked, gobsmacked” by his sudden exit from Featherstone Rovers.

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GONE: Former Featherstone head coach, Jon Sharp.
 Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Coach Jon Sharp exits Featherstone Rovers in shock move

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS have made the shock decision to part company with head coach Jon Sharp despite him taking them to the Qualifiers for a second season running.

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Halifax ace in the hole, Brandon Moore.

Featherstone Rovers 8 Halifax 28: Rovers catch top-four rivals Halifax at wrong time

Halifax’s rollercoaster push for a top-four Championship finish will go down to the final weekend after a dramatic afternoon of rugby league.

Jon Sharp

Sharp won’t let Rovers take their foot off gas

A RETURN to the Qualifiers is in the bag, but Featherstone Rovers boss Jon Sharp insists tomorrow’s visit of Halifax (3pm) is still a must-win game.

Featherstone Rovers sign ex Widnes Vikings forward Sam Brooks

Featherstone Rovers sign ex Widnes Vikings forward Sam Brooks

FEATHERSTONE Rovers have confirmed the signing of Scotland international forward Sam Brooks.

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Rams add Ashton as Fev look to land Brooks

DEWSBURY RAMS have boosted their squad ahead of the crucial final quarter of the season and Featherstone Rovers are set to do the same.

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Vince Farrar.

Featherstone Rovers mourning death of club legend Vince Farrar

FEATHERSTONE Rovers are mourning club legend Vince Farrar, who has died at the age of 70. Farrar, a Great Britain international and Challenge Cup winner with Featherstone, made his debut for the club in 1965 and went on to make more than 300 appearances in Rovers colours.

Jon Sharp.

Featherstone Rovers: No easing off as Sharp eyes second spot

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS coach Jon Sharp says there will be no easing off now a return to the Qualifiers has been secured.

Davide Longo

Rovers chief Longo worried about future for lower division clubs

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS general manager Davide Longo has called for clarity over the sport’s future, following a recent meeting of Kingstone Press Championship and League One clubs.

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Luke Briscoe

Rovers book top-four spot after easy win at Oldham

FEATHERSTONE Rovers have booked their place in the Middle 8s Qualifiers for a second successive year.

Featherstone coach Jon Sharp.

Top-four-chasing Featherstone Rovers close in on target ahead of schedule

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS can achieve their initial goal for the season with two games in hand if they win at Oldham tomorrow (3pm).

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Jack Ormondroyd. PIC : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Leeds Rhinos: Decision time for Rhinos on loan stars

BIG PROP Jack Ormondroyd is waiting to hear at which club he will finish the season.

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Jon Sharp.

Featherstone Rovers: Sharp’s men are one win off the Qualifiers

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS’ dominant second-half performance in the success over Batley Bulldogs was an indication of how good they can be, coach Jon Sharp reckons.

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Jack Ormondroyd. PIC: Chris Mangnall/SWpix.com

Featherstone Rovers 42 Batley Bulldogs 14: Jack’s a lad making forward progress

LEEDS RHINOS forward Jack Ormondroyd made a point as Featherstone Rovers maintained their top-four push with a 42-14 win over Batley Bulldogs in an incredibly ill-disciplined Kingstone Press Championship encounter.

Daniel Igbinedion, who has joined Featherstone Rovers.

Dewsbury Rams out-bid by Featherstone Rovers for Igbinedion signature

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS have signed forward Daniel Igbinedion on a deal until the end of the season.

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Daniel Igbinedion

Igbinedion moves down the road from Castleford to Featherstone

FEATHERSTONE Rovers have completed the signing of Daniel Igbinedion from Super League neighbours Castleford Tigers.

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