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Featherstone Rovers 0 Warrington 68: Smith left feeling sorry for the likes of Featherstone and Halifax

Tony Smith pointed to the number of “dead rubbers” and questioned the quality of many end-of-season games after his Warrington side thrashed Featherstone 68-0 to maintain their perfect record in the Super 8s Qualifiers.

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Catalans Dragons 26 Featherstone 12: Duffy proud of Rovers despite French defeat

Catalans Dragons 26 Featherstone 12: Duffy proud of Rovers despite French defeat

John Duffy praised his youthful Featherstone Rovers side despite falling to defeat against Super League side Catalans Dragons.

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Anthony Thackeray scored a first-half try for Featherstone in this evening's game against Catalans at Stade Gilbert Brutus. Picture: Carol Austerberry.

Featherstone’s gritty display in France not enough to earn first Qualifiers win

DEPLETED Featherstone Rovers emerged with great credit from tonight’s 26-12 defeat against Catalans Dragons at Stade Gilbert Brutus in the Super 8s Qualifiers.

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Castleford Tigers 2017/18.
Tom Holmes.
6th January 2017.
Picture : Jonathan Gawthorpe

Castleford Tigers youngster Holmes joins Featherstone Rovers

Castleford Tigers half-back Tom Holmes will join Featherstone Rovers next season.

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Brooks tips Rovers to cause upset in France

Brooks tips Rovers to cause upset in France

FORMER Super League forward Sam Brooks reckons Featherstone Rovers can cause a shock in the south of France today.

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Hull KR players celebrate their win over Featherstone Rovers. Picture: James Hardisty.

The Verdict: Featherstone Rovers 18 Hull KR 30 - Clinical finishing nudges Robins closer to Super League return

HULL KR are nearly there after extending their 100 per cent record in the Qualifiers to four games with a 30-18 success at Featherstone Rovers.

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Tryscorer Frankie Mariano make a big impression off the bench against his first professional club, Hull KR. PIC: James Hardisty

Featherstone Rovers 18 Hull KR 30: Defeated Rovers take valiant step towards a first win in the Qualifiers

THE WAIT for their first win in the Qualifiers continues, but Featherstone Rovers came out of their 30-18 defeat by Hull KR with heads held high.

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Feathertone Rovers v Hull KR.

Featherstone Rovers v Hull KR: Sheens expects tough test at Featherstone

FEATHERSTONE ROVERS have given Hull KR more trouble than most teams in the Championship this year and Tim Sheens expects it to be a similar scenario tomorrow.

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Widnes Vikings 58 Featherstone Rovers 10: We have a lot of learning to do, admits Duffy

Widnes Vikings 58 Featherstone Rovers 10: We have a lot of learning to do, admits Duffy

Denis Betts heaped praise on “busted” back Chris Bridge after the retiring veteran helped power Widnes to a comprehensive victory over Featherstone Rovers.

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London Broncos 32 Featherstone Rovers 32: Duffy sees Rovers snatch dramatic draw

London Broncos 32 Featherstone Rovers 32: Duffy sees Rovers snatch dramatic draw

Featherstone Rovers collected their first point in the Super 8s Qualifiers and their first under new coach John Duffy by snatching a draw in a dramatic finish to Sunday’s game at Ealing.

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Work ahead: Featherstone Rovers coach 
John Duffy. 
Picture: Tony Johnson.

Featherstone must get smart for trip to the Broncos – Duffy

COACH John Duffy feels Featherstone Rovers need to be smarter to beat the level of opposition they will face in the Qualifiers.

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John Duffy oversaw Featherstone's first game in the Qualifiers.

Featherstone Rovers 12 Leigh Centurions 38: Fev lose out in middle-eights opener

Part-timers Featherstone Rovers gave a good account of themselves, but Super League outfit Leigh Centurions proved too strong in the opening round of the Qualifiers.

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Featherstone Rovers' head coach John Duffy. Picture: James Hardisty

Qualifiers: Featherstone and Halifax aiming for key scalps

FEATHERSTONE Rovers coach Jon Duffy insists all the pressure is on his former club, Leigh Centurions, in today’s Qualifiers opener and that suits him fine.

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Castleford Tigers Ladies in action against Featherstone Rovers.

Women’s Super League: Castleford Tigers and Bradford Bulls off to winning starts

The inaugural Women’s Super League kicked off last weekend with Castleford Tigers and Bradford Bulls picking up impressive victories.

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Halifax v Hull KR

Halifax rewarded as pay cuts fail to halt progress

IT WAS not long ago that Halifax coach Richard Marshall told his players they had to take a pay-cut due to crippling financial constraints yet now he has seen them produce one of the most remarkable tales of the season.

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John Duffy.

Toulouse 32 Featherstone Rovers 26: John Duffy’s men edged out by last-gasp try from Minga

FEATHERSTONE Rovers were pipped 32-26 in their Kingstone Press Championship game against Toulouse Olypique at Stade Ernest-Argeles in new coach John Duffy’s first match in charge.

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Announcement of the new head coach for Featherstone Rover John Duffy. Pictured During the press conference with left, Davide Longo, General Manager, and Right, Mark Campbell, Chairman of Featherstone Rover.

Dave Craven: Pressure is quickly on Duffy to entertain at Featherstone Rovers

I HAVE to admit that, like many, I thought Mark Campbell had lost his marbles when sacking Featherstone Rovers coach Jon Sharp.

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‘Boredom’ prompts change for Featherstone Rovers as John Duffy steps in

BLUNT-TALKING Featherstone Rovers chairman Mark Campbell revealed he had become bored watching his side under Jon Sharp but believes new head coach John Duffy will “excite” fans at Post Office Road.

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Duffy set to replace ‘stunned’ Sharp

JOHN DUFFY will be unveiled as Featherstone Rovers’ new head coach today as Jon Sharp revealed he is “stunned, shocked, gobsmacked” by his sudden departure from Post Office Road.

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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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