Former Castleford Tigers fullback makes surprise code switch

Former Castleford Tigers fullback Calum Turner has made the switch to Hull Rugby Union. The Tigers academy graduate made 15 first-team appearances with Castleford before making the move to Newcastle Thunder last season. The 23-year-old joins Thunder after making 15 first team appearances for Super League side Castleford. Turner said...
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Exclusive: Prop Matt Cook reveals other clubs’ interest in him during time at Castleford Tigers

Matt Cook will always be a personal fan favourite down at the Jungle for Castleford Tigers fans. Having signed for the club ahead of the 2015 Super League season from relegated London Broncos – where he had been captain – the prop forward was tipped to be a great squad player to have for Daryl Powell in his second full season in charge of the Tigers.

“I’ve had a bit of a frustrating time the last couple of years” – Warrington signing explains reasoning behind Super League move despite NRL interest

At the end of October, Warrington signed 24-year-old forward Billy Magoulias from Cronulla. The Greek international signed for 12 months ahead of 2022 with an option for another season meaning he could still be at the Halliwell Jones in 2023. The move made him Warrington’s sixth signing for 2022 under new coach Daryl Powell as the club enters a new era under the former Castleford coach looking to end their wait for Super League glory.

The five biggest and best try saving tackles in Super League history

Rugby league fans quite rightly swoon over the amazing tries we’re treated to week in week out by the stars of Super League. Every week we get to see at least one memorable try full of skill and physical prowess. But arguably even better than a special try, and much more rare, is a brilliant try saving tackle. These can be just as important as a try itself and can be the moment a game changes or a season is defined so with that in mind, we’re looking at the five most important and best try saving tackles we’ve seen in Super League’s 25 year history.

Warrington Wolves chief slams club’s performances

Warrington Wolves chief executive Karl Fitzpatrick has pulled no punches when discussing the club’s performances in 2021. The Wolves finished third in the Super League table but exited the play-offs at the first time of asking as Hull KR pulled off a miraculous 19-0 away win. For, Fitzpatrick, those performances...
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Sun Valley Cutthroats get up for new basketball season

For Sun Valley Community School head basketball coach Clay Wawner, last year was a small peek at what type of team he has. The SVCS boys varsity season finished just 1-2 in a 2020-21 season in which COVID-19 team protocols limited play to only three games. Entering his second year, Wawner is excited to see what this season will bring.

Three dark horses for Super League in 2022

It’s that time of the year again when predictions are made for the rugby league season ahead. The new Super League season will begin in February 2022 with a number of times in a rebuilding stage following coaching departures such as Castleford Tigers, Warrington Wolves and Salford Red Devils. A...

Warrington Wolves CEO reveals he was offered role at Castleford Tigers

Warrington Wolves chief executive Karl Fitzpatrick has seemingly done it all in rugby league. From player to strength and conditioning coach, from player welfare manager to chief executive, Fitzpatrick has ticked off a number of roles within the game. And, the former Salford and Widnes fullback has now documented his...

Whiting outscores third straight opponent, as Burley moves to 5-0

JEROME, Idaho (KMVT/KSVT) — Amari Whiting had a game-high 25 points and 16 rebounds, as Burley rolled to the 51-17 victory over Jerome. Over the past three games, Whiting has scored a total of 82 points. The Bobcats’ opponents have tallied a total of 62. Sydney Searle added 11 points...
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Magic Valley Prep Sports Roundup: Boys and girls basketball

Castleford 42, Hansen 40: HANSEN — Eric Taylor finished with 21 points for the Wolves and hit the game winning 3-pointer with three seconds left for the Castleford win. Salvador Camarillo led the Huskies with 13 points followed by Tom Gibson with 10 and Afton Miller had eight. Castleford hosts Richfield and Hansen hosts Shoshone on Friday.

Castleford Tigers announce significant milestone

Castleford Tigers have announced an exciting milestone as they prepare for the 2022 Super League season. Ahead of a brand-new era at the Jungle, the Tigers have announced the sale of over 2,500 memberships, with the season still three months away. Castleford have a new head coach in Lee Radford...

Five bizarre Super League signings that attracted global attention

When Super League sides make a signing, there are sometimes eyebrows raised. But, some transfers attract more than just a raised eyebrow – they attract worldwide coverage as media outlets latch on to find a good story. Here are five Super League signings that did just that. Dwain Chambers –...

Ex-Castleford Tigers forward escapes prison after breaking man’s eye socket

Former Castleford Tigers forward Brandon Westerman has escaped prison after breaking a victim’s eye socket following a scuffle in a pub. The 24-year-old punched a man after his brother was involved in a violent altercation on September 1, 2018. The victim had initially approached Westerman because he knew he was...

Castleford Tigers look to have added another recruit

Could Castleford Tigers have signed another player or trialist?. That’s what a number of people have been saying after seeing a snap of the pre-season in full flow under new head coach Lee Radford. The squad was included in a video from the side of the field, but few could...