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Castleford Tigers 16 Leeds Rhinos 4: Gritty Castleford dig in to earn final revenge over Rhinos

THE PRE-SEASON Grand Final rematch proved to be more of an ordeal than a trial.

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Castleford Tigers 16 Leeds Rhinos 4: Coaches Powell and McDermott not reading too much into outcome

BOTH COACHES cautioned against reading anything into Castleford Tigers’ 16-4 pre-season win over Leeds Rhinos.

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Castleford Tigers forward Mike McMeeken. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Castleford Tigers: Grand Final defeat will always rankle says McMeeken

FOR MOST of Castleford Tigers’ players, tomorrow’s visit of Leeds Rhinos will be their first chance to get ‘back on the horse’ after the Grand Final agony of Old Trafford three months ago.

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2017 Dream Team forward, Grant Millington. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Castleford Tigers: Millington dreams of another consistent campaign

SUNDAY’S DERBY at the Jungle will be much more than just a pre-season ‘friendly’, Castleford Tigers’ Dream Team forward Grant Millington reckons.

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Jamie Ellis, pictured during his first spell at Castleford Tigers.

Jamie Ellis relishing second chance with top targets Castleford Tigers

CASTLEFORD TIGERS will be the team everyone wants to beat this year – but new recruit Jamie Ellis insists they can handle that pressure.

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Castleford Tigers' Joe Wardle.

New boy Joe Wardle sets sights on silverware with Castleford Tigers

STAR SIGNING Joe Wardle says he is “impressed” by his early experience of Castleford Tigers.

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Jake Trueman.

Castleford Tigers: Jake Trueman’s been breath of fresh air says Michael Shenton

YOUNG HALF-BACK Jake Trueman has been a breath of fresh air during Castleford Tigers’ pre-season, according to captain Michael Shenton.

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Ben Roberts.

Castleford Tigers: Ben Roberts is relishing role reversal with Tigers

SWITCHING TO full-back does not worry Castleford Tigers’ World Cup star Ben Roberts.

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Castleford Tigers: Aston is keen to learn from Tigers coaching trio

Castleford Tigers: Aston is keen to learn from Tigers coaching trio

NEW CASTLEFORD Tigers half-back Cory Aston says there are “no hard feelings” over his frustrating year at Leeds Rhinos.

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Castleford Tigers' hooker, Paul McShane. PIC: Danny Lawson/PA Wire

Castleford Tigers: Hooker McShane rewarded with new five-year contract

CASTLEFORD TIGERS’ former Leeds Rhinos and Wakefield Trinity hooker Paul McShane has signed a new five-year contract.

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James Clare in action for Castleford Tigers against Featherstone Rovers.

Castleford Tigers: Local lad James Clare living the dream back at Tigers

RETURNING TO Castleford Tigers hasn’t met local lad James Clare’s expectations – it has exceeded them.

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Daryl Powell talks to his side after the Grand Final defeat.

Castleford Tigers taking pre-season training to the next level

CASTLEFORD TIGERS’ preparations for the new campaign are intensifying with almost the entire squad now back in training.

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Castleford's head coach Daryl Powell (
Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe)

One game will not define all that Castleford Tigers achieved in 2017

THERE are plenty of uncanny similarities between the dominant Manchester City side currently cutting a swathe through the Premier League and the Castleford Tigers team that ruled Super League for so much of 2017.

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Ukrainians are given a helping hand to grow from Yorkshire clubs

WEST YORKSHIRE’S Betfred Super League clubs are backing the development of rugby league in Ukraine.

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Leeds Rhinos' chief executive Gary Hetherington.

Leeds Rhinos chief Gary Hetherington says Castleford Tigers have set the blueprint

Castleford’s ground-breaking 2017 season is set to have a positive spin-off for Super League in 2018, according to the head of their arch-rivals Leeds Rhinos.

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Featherstone coach, John Duffy. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Castleford Tigers 16 Featherstone Rovers 32: Rovers turn tables in one-sided second half

Featherstone Rovers came from 16-10 down at half-time to beat local rivals Castleford Tigers 32-16 in the Boxing Day challenge match at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle.

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All smiles for Tigers head coach Daryl Powell.

Castleford Tigers v Featherstone Rovers: Attitude of new recruits gives Powell heart

CASTLEFORD TIGERS boss Daryl Powell is looking forward to seeing some new faces in action for the first time when Featherstone Rovers visit the Jungle on Boxing Day.

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Popular Castleford Tigers coach, Daryl Powell. PIC: Jonathan Gawthorpe

Castleford v Featherstone: Ten new faces are aiming to earn stripes in Rovers derby

TEN OFF-SEASON signings will be on duty when Castleford Tigers and Featherstone Rovers square up at the Jungle on Boxing Day.

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New Castleford Tigers signing, Joe Wardle. PIC: Steve Riding

Castleford Tigers’ Joe Wardle aiming to ‘cut loose’ under Daryl Powell

AFTER A season away in the more structured NRL, Castleford Tigers’ new signing Joe Wardle is relishing the chance to cut loose under Daryl Powell’s expansive style in 2018.

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Disgraced England star Zak Hardaker in action for Castleford Tigers. (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Castleford Tigers open dialogue with Hardaker as disgraced England star awaits cocaine judgement

CASTLEFORD TIGERS head coach Daryl Powell has revealed he is in talks with Zak Hardaker over whether the disgraced full-back still has a future with the League Leaders’ Shield winners.

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