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.
Halifax 28 Hull KR 6: Halifax leapfrog Toulouse to secure top-four spot after final-day win over leaders Robins
Halifax finally clinched their place in the top four of the Championship in brilliant style, thrashing top-of-the-table Hull KR 28-6 at the Shay to leapfrog long-term rivals Toulouse on the final day of the league season.
Halifax v Hull KR: Robins sign Logan from city rivals Hull FC ahead of Qualifiers
IT IS Halifax who may crucially need to win Sunday’s final regular Championship game against Hull KR to secure their Qualifiers berth – but their opponents made the eye-catching transfer deadline news late on Friday.