Batley Bulldogs

Batley Bulldogs

World Cup build-up: Alex Walmsley aims to make new son so proud

YOU would think the only downside for giant prop Alex Walmsley on his England World Cup call-up and potential international debut is leaving his new-born son for almost two months.

Dewsbury Rams
James Harrison: Scored two tries in Batleys defeat.

Rams and Bulldogs miss out on glamour showdown

Dewsbury Rams and Batley Bulldogs were unable to earn a Championship Shield final against one-another as they both lost their semi-finals over the weekend.

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Aston helps Bradford edge our rivals Rams

Aston helps Bradford edge our rivals Rams

Strugglers Bradford Bulls beat Dewsbury Rams 16-12 yesterday in their Championship Shield clash.

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Batley's Dane Manning attempts to get away from Dewsbury's Dale Morton.

Championship/League One: McNamara defends fired up Dragons, winger Reittie flies in for four tries in Batley v Dewsbury derby, and Hunslet hammer South Wales Ironmen

Steve McNamara defended his Catalans Dragons players’ physical approach after his side gained a vital 24-0 victory in a hard-fought contest at Championship side Halifax.

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Batley Bulldogs coach Matt Diskin. 
Picture Jonathan Gawthorpe

Batley Bulldogs v Dewsbury Rams: Hosts out to prove timely point against neighbours

BATLEY BULLDOGS will have a point to prove when they play host to neighbours and fierce rivals Dewsbury Rams tomorrow (3pm).

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Batley Bulldogs' players celebrate scoring one of their tries against Bradford Bulls at Odsal. Picture: James Hardisty.

Bradford Bulls 18 Batley Bulldogs 44: Clinical Bulldogs capitalise on Bulls’ mistakes

JUST how far Bradford Bulls have fallen over the past decade or so was made abundantly clear as they were embarrassed by Batley Bulldogs at a sparsely populated Odsal yesterday.

Rugby league
Championship round-up: Victory for Bradford Bulls, Sheffield Eagles, Dewsbury Rams and Batley Bulldogs

Championship round-up: Victory for Bradford Bulls, Sheffield Eagles, Dewsbury Rams and Batley Bulldogs

Yorkshire’s four clubs competing for the Championship Shield enjoyed a clean sweep of victories yesterday.

Bradford Bulls
League round-up: Dewsbury Rams and Sheffield Eagles win, Batley Bulldogs beat Bradford Bulls plus success for Doncaster, York City Knights, Keighley Cougars and Hunslet

League round-up: Dewsbury Rams and Sheffield Eagles win, Batley Bulldogs beat Bradford Bulls plus success for Doncaster, York City Knights, Keighley Cougars and Hunslet

Dewsbury Rams have made two signings ahead of this week’s transfer deadline.

Dewsbury Rams
Batley Bulldogs 36 Dewsbury Rams 20: Hosts battle back to deny Rams victory

Batley Bulldogs 36 Dewsbury Rams 20: Hosts battle back to deny Rams victory

Batley Bulldogs ran in five second-half tries in the space of 17 minutes to clinch victory over old foes Dewsbury Rams.

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Featherstone Rovers 42 Batley Bulldogs 14: Featherstone closing in on top-four finish

Featherstone Rovers 42 Batley Bulldogs 14: Featherstone closing in on top-four finish

this derby win over Batley Bulldogs kept Featherstone Rovers on course for a second successive appearance in the middle-eights Qualifiers.

Featherstone Rovers
League round-up: Vital wins for Dewsbury and Batley, plus League 1 reports

League round-up: Vital wins for Dewsbury and Batley, plus League 1 reports

Dewsbury Rams are now 10th in the Championship table on 10 points after a shock 34-22 home win over fourth-placed Toulouse Olympique.

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Championship.

Sheffield have no answer to rampant Batley

Batley Bulldogs were pretty much unstoppable in their Championship encounter with visiting Sheffield Eagles.

Batley Bulldogs
Shaun Lunt

Robins stay on course as Bulldogs sink Lions

Hull Kingston Rovers restablished a five-point lead over second-placed Championship rivals Toulouse thanks to victory over battling Oldham.

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League round-up

Championship round-up: Glover helps Dewsbury Rams pull away from Bradford Bulls

Centre James Glover scored two tries and kicked five goals as second-bottom Dewsbury Rams stretched the gap between themselves and cellar dwelling Bradford Bulls to eight points with yesterday’s 38-12 victory at Owl Lane.

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Batley's Daniel Cowling and James Harrison  tackle Dewsbury's Billy Hayes. Picture: SWpix.com

Batley Bulldogs 12 Dewsbury Rams 13: Sykes clinches win with drop goal

A Paul Sykes drop goal settled a scrappy Heavy Woollen derby as Dewsbury Rams pipped rivals Batley Bulldogs 13-12 in Sunday’s Summer Bash climax.

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Dane Chisholm, right, is back in Bradford Bulls colours today against Hull KR.  Picture: Tony Johnson.

Summer Bash: Plenty up for grabs as Championship switches to Blackpool

WHEN fixtures were being planned for this season’s Championship Summer Bash, pitching together Hull KR and Bradford Bulls seemed such an obvious fit.

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Wayne Reittie

Bulldogs run in eight tries to defeat Oldham

Eight different players scored tries and Cain Southernwood kicked the same number of goals as Batley Bulldogs overran hosts Oldham Roughyeds in their own back yard yesterday, 48-28.

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