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Brough is facing battle to keep shirt at Giants

HE has been one of the first names on Huddersfield Giants’ team sheet for almost a decade but Danny Brough admits he now faces a real battle for a place even in their matchday 17.

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HOME-TOWN HERO: Leroy Cudjoe made his debut for Huddersfield Giants 10 years ago next month and has earned a testomonial with the club prior to the start of the new campaign. (Picture: Bruce Rollinson)

Huddersfield Giants star Leroy Cudjoe sets testimonial targets

AS he begins his testimonial year with Huddersfield Giants, Leroy Cudjoe has revealed he once turned down a move Down Under to the NRL to stay at his home-town club.

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Devery made his Huddersfield debut at Workington Town on October 4, 1947 and would go on to make 223 appearances for the Fartown club.

Fartown legend Pat Devery dies, at 95

Huddersfield Giants chairman Ken Davy has paid tribute to Pat Devery, one of the club’s greatest players, who has died at the age of 95.

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Huddersfield Giants have launched a women's and girls team

Giant strides by Huddersfield to develop women’s rugby

Huddersfield Giants plan to play a significant role in the growth of women’s rugby league.

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Jermaine McGillvary, during an England training session in Fremantle. Picture: Daniel Carson/

World Cup Final: England’s Jermaine McGillvary hopes to hit right note in grand finale

IT IS with all his customary ease that England’s Jermaine McGillvary questions what all the fuss is about when it comes to him and Australia’s Valentine Holmes.

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Jermaine Mcgillvary . PIcture: Brendon Ratnayake/

Huddersfield Giants star Jermaine McGillvary shortlisted for Golden Boot award

THINGS just keep getting better for Huddersfield Giants’ Jermaine McGillvary after the in-form England winger was shortlisted for the Golden Boot as the world’s greatest player.

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Moment of hurt: Kevin Sinfield and his team-mates applauds the England fans after their crushing semi-final defeat to New Zealand four years ago. (Picture: Anna Gowthorpe/PA Wire)

World Cup: Despair of semi-finals past can invigorate England – Ferres

THE PAIN of England’s agonising 2013 World Cup semi-final defeat still remains for Brett Ferres but the Leeds Rhinos star does not feel the current side will endure the same misery this weekend.

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Jermaine McGillvary in action against Papua New Guinea.

England 36 Papua New Guinea 6: McGillvary bags a brace as England cruise into semi-finals

Jermaine McGillvary continued his impressive World Cup to help England cruise into the semi-finals with a 36-6 win over Papua New Guinea.

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Stanley Gene.

Weekend Interview: King Gene delights in Papua New Guinea success story

THERE was a time not long ago when Stanley Gene worried any semblance of professional rugby league in his beloved Papua New Guinea could die out completely.

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Jermaine McGillvary scores against France in the World Cup group stage (Picture: Daniel Carson/

Jermaine McGillvary revelling in World Cup battle

Jermaine McGillvary has applauded England colleague Kevin Brown’s international renaissance and revealed the stand-off was crucial during his own development at Huddersfield Giants.

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Ready for action: Sam Burgess in training.

RL World Cup comment: Sam Burgess can emerge as an England legend

THE IRONIC hashtag #BlameBurgess trended on social media two years ago after England’s union team embarrassingly crashed out of their own World Cup, but for a while lame Burgess threatened to be the story of the current rugby league tournament.

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Welcome back: England players pick up Sam Burgess and have a laugh during a training run.
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RL World Cup: Sam Burgess returns in huge lift for England

England are boosted by the return of talismanic forward Sam Burgess for their World Cup quarter-final against Papua New Guinea on Sunday.

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Danny Addy.

Scotland 14 Samoa 14: Depleted Scots earn World Cup draw

Steve McCormack expressed his pride after Scotland ended a wretched World Cup campaign on a high with a much-improved performance in a 14-14 draw with Samoa.

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Jermaine McGillvary. Picture: Daniel Carson/

It felt like I was about to choke, reveals Jermaine McGillvary after World Cup biting claim

ENGLAND winger Jermaine McGillvary revealed thinking he was being choked by Lebanon captain Robbie Farah as he successfully defended an allegation of biting.

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England winger Jermaine McGillvary could be banned for up to 12 weeks if he is found guilty of biting. (Picture: Dave Howarth/PA Wire).

World Cup: England’s McGillvary is not a biter – Cudjoe

HUDDERSFIELD GIANTS’ captain Leroy Cudjoe hopes the World Cup disciplinary panel will “see sense” when looking at an allegation of biting made against his club-mate and England winger Jermaine McGillvary.

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Huddersfield and Scotland's Danny Brough. Picture by Alex Whitehead/

World Cup: Scotland’s disgraced Brough apologises for drunken behaviour

Scotland captain Danny Brough has apologised for the drunken behaviour that cost him his place in the World Cup, Scotland Rugby League chairman Keith Hogg has said.

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England winger Jermaine McGillvary could be banned for up to 12 weeks if he is found guilty of biting. (Picture: Dave Howarth/PA Wire)

World Cup: England star McGillvary faces biting ban

England winger Jermaine McGillvary could be banned for up to 12 weeks if he is found guilty of biting.

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Huddersfield's Danny Brough. Picture: Alex Whitehead/

World Cup: Scotland send Brough and two others home in disgrace

SCOTLAND’S record-breaking captain Danny Brough has almost certainly played his last match for his country after being sent home in disgrace from the World Cup.

England's Jermaine McGillvary: Aims to improve.

World Cup: I’ve played two good games in my career, says Jermaine McGillvary

Jermaine McGillvary spent much of the week seeking shelter from the Sydney heatwave but the England winger concedes it is better than training in the snow of West Yorkshire.

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ON THE UP: Shaun Lunt and son Noah celebrate Hull KR's promotion to Super League. Picture: Simon Hulme

Super League 2018 Fixtures: Leeds Rhinos target crowd record as Lunt ticks another venue off list

HULL KR captain Shaun Lunt is relishing the opportunity to take his newly-promoted side to Elland Road and tackle defending Super League champions Leeds Rhinos at such an iconic venue.

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