Castleford Tigers http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/29789/all en RugbyL: Plenty of work to do, says Warrington coach http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/rugbyl-plenty-work-do-says-warrington-coach <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Warrington head coach Tony Smith insists there is plenty for his side to work on despite seeing them kick off their 2013 Super League season in style with a 40-24 win over Castleford Tigers.</p> <p>The Wolves, runners-up in the Grand Final last year as well as defending Challenge Cup champions, start this season as favourites for the first Super League title in their history. </p> <p>And they looked in promising form in their season curtain-raiser on Sunday, Ben Westwood crossing twice and Brett Hodgson kicking five goals in the victory.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130203/rugbyl-plenty-work-do-says-warrington-coach" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Business Castleford Tigers Human Interest Labor Law Rugby league Super League AFP Mon, 04 Feb 2013 02:00:24 +0000 5744922 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Warrington welcome back Waterhouse http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130320/rugbyl-warrington-welcome-back-waterhouse <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Warrington head coach Tony Smith is adamant returning second-row Trent Waterhouse will make an impact in their Super League clash with Huddersfield even if he's unlikely to last 80 minutes.</p> <p>The 32-year-old former Australia international, who made nearly 200 appearances for Penrith in the NRL, has been unavailable for the Wolves' last three games with a lower back strain.</p> <p>However he is back for the visit of Super League leaders Huddersfield on Friday, included in the 19-man squad along with Ben Harrison, who returns from a hernia operation.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130320/rugbyl-warrington-welcome-back-waterhouse" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Rugby football Rugby league AFP Thu, 21 Mar 2013 02:00:51 +0000 5789387 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Wolves coach Smith admits no Cup mercy http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/rugbyl-wolves-coach-smith-admits-no-cup-mercy <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Warrington head coach Tony Smith admitted to fielding a strong team in the 74-4 Challenge Cup fourth round defeat of Keighley Cougars so that the Wolves can get back on form in the Super League.</p> <p>The defending champions headed to the Cougars having not strung a sequence of wins together in the Super League for four games however there was little doubt they would see off the Championship outfit.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130421/rugbyl-wolves-coach-smith-admits-no-cup-mercy" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Football Rugby league AFP Mon, 22 Apr 2013 01:15:53 +0000 5821926 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Tigers off the bottom with win over Rovers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130505/rugbyl-tigers-the-bottom-win-over-rovers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>JUSTIN Carney scored a try in either half as Castleford Tigers ended a run of successive defeats with a 32-24 win over Hull Kingston Rovers to move off the bottom of the Super League.</p> <p>Carney, who enjoyed spells at Canberra and Sydney in the NRL, scored right on half-time to make it 12-12 and again with 14 minutes left to help Castleford build a 26-18 lead.</p> <p>Ryan Boyle, Michael Shenton and Jonathan Walker had all scored themselves up to that point with Jordan Tansey adding a sixth try five minutes after Carney's second to make it 32-18.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130505/rugbyl-tigers-the-bottom-win-over-rovers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Kallum Watkins Rugby league AFP Sun, 05 May 2013 19:34:49 +0000 5831479 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Smith holds his nerve to give Wildcats win http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130701/rugbyl-smith-holds-his-nerve-give-wildcats-win <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Lee Smith's late drop-goal proved the difference on Monday at the KC Stadium as Wakefield Trinity Wildcats edged a topsy-turvy encounter with Hull FC 27-26.</p> <p>Kirk Yeaman's late try for the hosts looked to have salvaged a draw, although Danny Tickle missed the conversion, but with only a minute remaining it was former England international Smith who kept his nerve to slot the crucial one pointer.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130701/rugbyl-smith-holds-his-nerve-give-wildcats-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Rugby football Rugby league AFP Mon, 01 Jul 2013 22:31:57 +0000 5872979 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Lauitiiti ruins Chase farewell as Castleford crash http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130908/rugbyl-lauitiiti-ruins-chase-farewell-castleford-crash <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Ali Lauitiiti spoilt Rangi Chase's farewell to Castleford Tigers with a last-gasp try to put Wakefield Wildcats on course for a 36-32 victory on the last day of the Super League regular season on Sunday.</p> <p>It appeared as if Chase, who has signed for Salford for next season, would get his wish of a winning finale with the Tigers leading 32-28 at the death.</p> <p>However, Lauitiiti, a former New Zealand Warrior, had other ideas and pulled Wakefield level in the 79th minute before setting up Liam Kay to complete his hat-trick with the winning try moments later.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130908/rugbyl-lauitiiti-ruins-chase-farewell-castleford-crash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Rugby football Rugby league AFP Sun, 08 Sep 2013 17:47:05 +0000 5927914 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Powell hails Chase as star quits Castleford http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130908/rugbyl-powell-hails-chase-star-quits-castleford <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Castleford Tigers coach Daryl Powell admitted it was a pleasure to work with Rangi Chase as he waved goodbye to the New Zealand-born star after a 36-32 Super League defeat to Wakefield Wildcats.</p> <p>It had appeared as if Chase, who has signed for Salford for next season, would end his time with the Tigers on a high when they led 32-28 going into the final moments.</p> <p>But the Wildcats had other ideas and Ali Lauitiiti, a former New Zealand Warrior, swung the game in Wakefield's favour.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130908/rugbyl-powell-hails-chase-star-quits-castleford" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Football Rugby league War AFP Mon, 09 Sep 2013 02:03:13 +0000 5928064 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Waterhouse gets Warrington going http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140302/rugbyl-waterhouse-gets-warrington-going <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Trent Waterhouse crossed for his first try of the Super League season as Warrington ended their winless start to the campaign with an 18-16 success over Hull FC on Sunday.</p> <p>The Wolves, Grand Finalists for the last two years, had to survive a Hull fightback at the Halliwell Jones Stadium but clung on for the victory.</p> <p>Stefan Ratchford crossed for the game's first try before former Australian international Waterhouse also went over as the Wire led 18-6 at the break.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140302/rugbyl-waterhouse-gets-warrington-going" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Rugby football Rugby league AFP Sun, 02 Mar 2014 20:01:50 +0000 6084962 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Waterhouse gets Warrington going http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140302/rugbyl-waterhouse-gets-warrington-going-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Trent Waterhouse crossed for his first try of the Super League season as Warrington ended their winless start to the campaign with an 18-16 success over Hull FC on Sunday.</p> <p>The Wolves, Grand Finalists for the last two years, had to survive a Hull fightback at the Halliwell Jones Stadium but clung on for the victory.</p> <p>Stefan Ratchford crossed for the game's first try before former Australian international Waterhouse also went over as the Wire led 18-6 at the break.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140302/rugbyl-waterhouse-gets-warrington-going-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Rugby football Rugby league AFP Sun, 02 Mar 2014 20:01:50 +0000 6084963 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Bailey happy he bucked Broncos for Giants http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140305/rugbyl-bailey-happy-he-bucked-broncos-giants <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Chris Bailey cannot hide his relief that he has swapped a relegation battle with London Broncos for what he is convinced will be a Super League title challenge with Huddersfield.</p> <p>The 31-year-old former Manly loose forward joined the Giants, who won the League Leaders' Shield for the first time in 81 years last season, during the offseason.</p> <p>And, while the Giants have yet to hit top gear this season, a victory against reigning champions Wigan on the opening night is still their only win of the campaign entering round four, it is a far cry from the Broncos' plight.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140305/rugbyl-bailey-happy-he-bucked-broncos-giants" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Rugby football Rugby league AFP Wed, 05 Mar 2014 05:31:27 +0000 6087096 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Castleford revelling in new dawn http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140312/rugbyl-castleford-revelling-new-dawn <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>After five years in the capital Luke Dorn is back at Castleford -- and he believes the Tigers fans deserve their flying start to the Super League campaign.</p> <p>Castleford struggled for much of the 2013 season but this year has started with a bang, beating reigning champions Wigan Warriors on Sunday to make it four wins from four.</p> <p>Dorn was the matchwinner, as his second try of the afternoon secured a last-gasp 36-31 win at the Jungle and added to his opening-weekend score at Bradford Bulls.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140312/rugbyl-castleford-revelling-new-dawn" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Rugby football Rugby league AFP Thu, 13 Mar 2014 02:34:02 +0000 6094187 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Ellis can't tame Tigers http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140316/rugbyl-ellis-cant-tame-tigers <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Gareth Ellis tried his best but his efforts were in vain as Castleford Tigers maintained their perfect start to the new Super League season with a 19-16 win over Hull FC on Sunday.</p> <p>Ellis, beginning his second season back in Europe after four years with Wests Tigers in the NRL, grabbed Hull's second try as they went into half-time leading 12-6.</p> <p>However, Marc Sneyd pulled Castleford level after the restart in what would be a fine second-half performance from the 23-year-old which resulted in two late successful kicks.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140316/rugbyl-ellis-cant-tame-tigers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Liam Colbon Religion Rugby league in England AFP Sun, 16 Mar 2014 19:34:20 +0000 6097109 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Dorn double helps Castleford hold off Widnes http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140525/rugbyl-dorn-double-helps-castleford-hold-widnes <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Luke Dorn ran in two second-half tries as Castleford Tigers held off the challenge of Widnes Vikings with a 34-22 win to stay in touch with the Super League front-runners on Sunday.</p> <p>The Tigers recorded an impressive victory over Wakefield Wildcats last weekend and they backed it up with another success despite a battling Widnes fightback.</p> <p>Kiwi winger Jake Webster, who joined the Tigers from Hull KR last year, helped get the ball rolling for the hosts, crossing over in the first half as Castleford opened up a lead.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140525/rugbyl-dorn-double-helps-castleford-hold-widnes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Rugby league Super League AFP Sun, 25 May 2014 18:39:52 +0000 6156996 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Tigers buoyant ahead of Wigan Cup clash http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140603/rugbyl-tigers-buoyant-ahead-wigan-cup-clash <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>With Castleford in the Super League top three and into the last eight of the Challenge Cup, Grant Millington can sense an unspoken belief that the Tigers are on their way to silverware.</p> <p>Last season was a miserable one for the Tigers, finishing third from bottom in the league and exiting the cup at the first time of asking.</p> <p>Just over halfway through this season, Daryl Powell's side have already collected more Super League points than last year and a Challenge Cup quarter-final with reigning champions Wigan Warriors awaits on Saturday.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140603/rugbyl-tigers-buoyant-ahead-wigan-cup-clash" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Football Rugby league AFP Wed, 04 Jun 2014 03:21:41 +0000 6166201 at http://www.globalpost.com RugbyL: Forget Leeds clash says Wolves coach Smith http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140608/rugbyl-forget-leeds-clash-says-wolves-coach-smith <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Warrington head coach Tony Smith insists his side must forget about their enticing Challenge Cup semi-final with Leeds Rhinos and focus on the Super League.</p> <p>Smith's men earned the Leeds showdown with a 46-10 victory over Bradford Bulls in the quarter-finals at Odsal on Sunday.</p> <p>Former Canberra Raiders wing Joel Monaghan led a late flourish for the Wolves, crossing over twice inside the final 15 minutes.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2014.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/140608/rugbyl-forget-leeds-clash-says-wolves-coach-smith" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Castleford Tigers Leeds Rhinos Rugby league AFP Mon, 09 Jun 2014 02:12:49 +0000 6170375 at http://www.globalpost.com