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Taylor hopes his ripping yarn extends to another chapter

FEW would contest Hull FC prop Scott Taylor’s view that he has done all he can to earn a place against New Zealand in Saturday’s Ladrokes Four Nations opener.

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Super League fixtures: All the dates you need for Hull FC’s 2017 season

Super League fixtures: All the dates you need for Hull FC’s 2017 season

HULL FC will travel to Wakefield Trinity for the only Yorkshire derby of Betfred Super League’s opening round next year.

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Yorkshire trio named in England team to face France

Three Yorkshire-based players are in line to make their England debut against France on Saturday.

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SCOTT TAYLOR: Hull prop has been impressed by new England coach Wayne Bennett.

Four Nations success for England is the only thing that will satisfy Scott Taylor

England will not settle for second best under Wayne Bennett, says Hull prop Scott Taylor as he prepares to make his Test debut.

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Bennett in Broncos pledge and defends Houghton snub

England coach Wayne Bennett has pledged Brisbane Broncos’ backing for the 2017 World Club Series.

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Scott Taylor in action for Hull FC in the Labrokes Challenge Cup semi-final against Wigan. (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Taylor is determined to take ‘bonus’ chance with England

UNCAPPED Hull FC prop Scott Taylor acknowledged his England call-up last night by insisting he now has the all-round game to challenge every one of his more experienced, world-class rivals.

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England rugby league head coach Wayne Bennett

Scott Taylor and Luke Gale force their way into Wayne Bennett’s first England squad

ENGLAND coach Wayne Bennett believes his much-anticipated first squad is good enough “to stand up” to the world’s best.

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Hull FC's Scott Taylor
 Picture: Bruce Rollinson

England RL: Wayne Bennett rings the changes for Four Nations series

THERE are well-earned call-ups for the uncapped duo of Hull FC prop Scott Taylor and Castleford Tigers scrum-half Luke Gale in Wayne Bennett’s first England squad.

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TEN YEARS ON: St Helens celebrate their final try against Hull FC in the 2006 Grand Final at Old Trafford.  Picture: Bruce Rollinson.

Bygones: Paul Cooke breaks silence over switch to Hull KR and Hull FC’s 2006 Grand Final dispute

HEATED arguments about player bonuses barely 48 hours before a Grand Final is a random and certainly unwanted occurrence.

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Hull KR's Paul Cooke (right) celebrates his second try with Kris Welham as Hull FC players show their dismay during a dergby clash in July 2009. Picture: Anna Gowthorpe/PA

Recipe for a swift return to the elite

SATURDAY marked the 10th anniversary of Hull KR’s 2006 National League Grand Final win over Widnes Vikings, a victory that saw them earn promotion to Super League, writes Dave Craven.

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Dave Craven: It’s no laughing matter when it comes to video replays

IN John McEnroe’s brilliant autobiography Serious, the legendary Wimbledon champion writes a chapter where he describes ways he would look to improve tennis.

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Hull FC's Danny Houghton has enjoyed a stellar year in East Yorkshire.

Video: Star man Danny Houghton still hopeful of getting England call

HE may have won nearly twice as many votes as anyone else when winning the prestigious Steve Prescott Man of Steel, but Hull FC’s Danny Houghton concedes it still may not be enough to earn him an England debut.

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Hull FCs Man of Steel Danny Houghton seen in action during the Challenge Cup final win over Warrington Wolves (Picture: Jonathan Gawthorpe).

Hooker Danny Houghton is Hull’s first Man of Steel

DANNY HOUGHTON last night became the first Hull FC player to lift the prestigious Steve Prescott Man of Steel award as the Black and Whites celebrated a notable triple success.

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Kirk Yeaman

Wembley triumph enough to satisfy Yeaman

RETIRING Kirk Yeaman believes he is leaving Hull FC in a positive place despite their 28-18 Super League semi-final defeat at Wigan Warriors.

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Wigan 28 Hull FC 18: No Grand Final for Hull as Warriors triumph

FEARS Hull FC were burnt out proved unfounded as they helped produce a thrilling Super League semi-final last night but, ultimately, their season is over.

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Wigan Warriors v Hull FC: Danny Houghton on top of his game ahead of biggest test

VICE-CAPTAIN Danny Houghton is under no illusions that Hull FC will need their best performance of the season tonight to reach Old Trafford.

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Wigan Warriors v Hull FC: Video nasty banned as Hull FC target Old Trafford

IT is a rarity for Hull FC but, ahead of tonight’s Super League semi-final at Wigan Warriors, coach Lee Radford revealed he saw no reason to make his side assimilate their last performance.

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Grand Final berth is all that matters now for Challenge Cup winners Hull FC - Scott Taylor

FOR all Hull FC have finally won at Wembley for the first time, if they do not also reach Old Trafford, this campaign will actually be deemed “disappointing”, according to prop Scott Taylor.

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Shaul has his sights on Grand Final, not England

Jamie Shaul insists he has not thought about potentially being drafted into England’s Four Nations squad given his only concern is helping Hull FC reach Old Trafford.

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Denny Solomona had returned to Samoa for his sisters wedding so missed out of lining up yesterday with fellow Super League Dream Team selections, from left: Top row, Dom Manfredi, Ben Currie, Gareth Ellis, Mark Minichiello, Scott Taylor, Chris Hill. Bottom row, Ryan Atkins, Jamie Shaul, Danny Houghton, Luke Gale, Kurt Gidley, and Mahe Fonua (Picture: Alex Whitehead).

Lee Radford hopes Hull’s Dream Team sextet have received ‘shot in the arm’

FOR all they have six inclusions in the Super League Dream Team – a remarkable achievement by anyone’s standards – the general consensus on Monday from Hull FC was that it will mean nothing unless they reach the Grand Final.

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