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Attack, attack, attack: Now is the time for Super League coaches to release shackles

LEEDS RHINOS chief executive Gary Hetherington believes coaches should be rewarded for encouraging attacking play to liven up a “sanitised” Super League.

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What's the future for rugby league in Bradford?

Fit and proper: Time for RFL to be ruthless over new owners for Bradford

HULL FC owner Adam Pearson has urged the Rugby Football League to adopt a more rigorous fit and proper person test to help ensure any new club in Bradford is not financially ruined like the beleaguered Bulls.

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CROSSING THE DIVIDE: Albert Kelly, seen being held by the Warrington defence, has made the cross-city switch from relegated Hull Kingston Rovers to Challenge Cup winners Hull FC. Picture: Bruce Rollinson

Crossing the divide: How Albert Kelly intends to make his Hull switch successful

NEW signing Albert Kelly insists he does not have “many regrets” as he starts life with title-chasing Hull FC following an acrimonious departure from their city rivals Hull Kingston Rovers.

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Hull's Jamie Shaul goes over to score.
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New targets: Lee Radford and Hull FC planning to make fans forget all about Wembley

FINALLY winning at Wembley this year ensured coach Lee Radford would be forever enshrined in Hull FC folklore but, bizarrely, he hopes their famous Challenge Cup triumph will rarely be mentioned in the future.

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England head coach Wayne Bennett. Picture: Danny Lawson/PA

Body blow: England boss Wayne Bennett suffers setback after Super League clubs put foot down over winter training camp

ENGLAND COACH Wayne Bennett’s plans for next year’s World Cup have suffered a setback after a proposed warm weather training camp in Dubai was cancelled.

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Albert Kelly.

Hull FC sign Albert Kelly from relegated rivals Hull KR

Challenge Cup winners Hull have signed half-back Albert Kelly from Hull KR and tied centre Steve Michaels to a new deal.

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Hull FC's Jordan Abdull

Jordan Abdull swaps Hull FC for Hull Kingston Rovers in loan move

Hull FC playmaker Jordan Abdull will move across the city and down a division in 2017 after agreeing a season-long loan deal with Hull KR.

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England's Josh Hodgson during training.

Hodgson’s chief aim is to meet his own standards

ENGLAND hooker Josh Hodgson has distanced himself from comparisons with Australia captain Cameron Smith insisting he wants to be his “own player.”

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Four Nations: Impetuous Scott Taylor is hopeful he can retain spot to face Australia

Four Nations: Impetuous Scott Taylor is hopeful he can retain spot to face Australia

SCOTT TAYLOR says he was “too enthusiastic” on his Four Nations debut for England and feels that not only left him jaded against Scotland, but could have scuppered his chances of playing against the world champions, too.

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England v Scotland: Prop Taylor determined to take his chance in Four Nations

England v Scotland: Prop Taylor determined to take his chance in Four Nations

HE gets his chance to shine again tonight for England but prop Scott Taylor admitted he did not realise for fully three days the man he is replacing was even injured.

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England's Scott Taylor in action.

Four Nations: Hull FC’s Scott Taylor backed to produce the goods for confident England

HULL FC’S Scott Taylor may have ‘fallen out’ with Chris Hill, but his England front-row colleague remains a big fan of the prop’s international quality.

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England's Elliott Whitehead scores against New Zealand last year.

England should not be scared of Kiwis –Whitehead

“They’re not superhuman, not at all; just another body – two arms and two legs.”

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Australia's Jake Trbojevic scores the final try of the game.

Australia 54 Scotland 12: Sheens has watching brief as Kangaroos kick-off with victory

IT IS all slightly surreal to think that Tim Sheens, who was in charge of this Australia side only last year, will be coaching Hull KR at Swinton next season.

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Englands Scott Taylor drives forward against France in Avignon. (Picture: Alex Whitehead/SWpix)

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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