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Obstruction off limits for video referees at Summer Bash

VIDEO referees will not be allowed to check for obstruction, foul play, onside/offside or challenges in the air during a new system trialled at the Betfred Championship Summer Bash this weekend.
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7 January 2018......   Wakefield Wildcats v Halifax RLFC. 'Halifax coach Richard Marshall. Picture Tony Johnson.

Eagles sure to target Halifax ace QLT

Halifax boss Richard Marshall expects Sheffield Eagles to “try and do a job” on Quentin Laulu-Togaga’e when the prolific full-back heads back to his former club on Sunday.

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Ben Kaye is halted by the Wakefield defence. Picture Tony Johnson.

Wakefield 62 Halifax 0: Defeat was a tough but valuable lesson – Marshall

BOSS Richard Marshall felt a 62-0 pre-season defeat at Super League Wakefield Trinity was a tough, but valuable, experience for his young Halifax team.

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Hull KR's Nick Scruton scored a pivotal 72nd-minute try (Picture: Simon Hulme).

Sheens is left angry as Masoe tackle goes unpunished

HEAD coach Tim Sheens was “disappointed” officials did not act after new signing Mose Masoe suffered an alleged “chicken wing” tackle on his Hull KR debut.

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Halifax's Ben Heaton scored four tries in a losing effort

Hull KR 26 Halifax 22: Scruton to the rescue as Halifax threaten an upset

BEN Heaton scored four tries as gritty Halifax looked set to cause a major shock at promotion-chasing Hull KR only to then agonisingly lose out to Nick Scruton’s 72nd-minute score.

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Grady: Challenge of Manning a big motivation

Grady: Challenge of Manning a big motivation

Halifax back rower Shane Grady said the challenge of playing opposite Dane Manning helped drive him towards one of his best performances since arriving at the Shay last winter.

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Fax back up to fourth in Championship after big win over Bulldogs

Fax back up to fourth in Championship after big win over Bulldogs

Halifax reclaimed fourth place in the Championship with a Shane Grady-inspired 40-22 win over rivals Batley at the Shay on Sunday night.

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Fax open up six point gap over Batley with big Shay win

Fax open up six point gap over Batley with big Shay win

Halifax opened up a six point gap over Batley in the race for a top four Championship finish with a convincing 40-22 win at the Shay.

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Fax look to open six point gap over Bulldogs in top four race

Fax look to open six point gap over Bulldogs in top four race

Halifax can open a six point gap over top four rivals Batley in Sunday’s fifth-versus-sixth Championship showdown at the Shay (6.0).

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Fax part company with prop Ambler

Fax part company with prop Ambler

Halifax have terminated the contract of prop Luke Ambler by mutual consent, leaving the former Ovenden junior free to concentrate on his growing portfolio of off-field interests.

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Challenge Cup: Rovers trip is big chance to grab quarter final spot

Challenge Cup: Rovers trip is big chance to grab quarter final spot

Halifax’s sixth round Challenge Cup trip to Featherstone Rovers represents a “genuine opportunity” to make the quarter finals, according to coach Richard Marshall.

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Marshall wants big name Challenge Cup draw

Marshall wants big name Challenge Cup draw

Halifax coach Richard Marshall wants a home draw against a top Super League club in round six of the Challenge Cup.

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Challenge Cup: Fax cruise into round six with comfortable win at Whitehaven

Challenge Cup: Fax cruise into round six with comfortable win at Whitehaven

Halifax eased into the sixth round of the Challenge Cup with a comprehensive 36-12 win over Whitehaven at a sun-soaked Recreation Ground.

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Marshall: Fax well aware of the danger posed by Whitehaven

Marshall: Fax well aware of the danger posed by Whitehaven

Coach Richard Marshall says his side are well aware of the nature of the test awaiting them in Sunday’s Challenge Cup tie at Whitehaven (3.0).

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Grix out for a month as Marshall mulls options for Whitehaven trip

Grix out for a month as Marshall mulls options for Whitehaven trip

Halifax back rower Simon Grix will be sidelined for between four and six weeks with the elbow injury sustained against Bradford on Good Friday.

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Rob Worrincy drives for the line against Oldham

Fax complete Easter double but Marshall doubts decision to bench skipper

Halifax coach Richard Marshall admitted he “held his hand up” in the dressing room after replacing captain Scott Murrell with a quarter of the 16-14 Bank Holiday Monday Championship win over Oldham remaining.

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Scott Murrell against Oldham

Fax edge past Oldham to complete Easter win double

Halifax completed a Championship Easter double with a hard fought, tense 16-14 home win over Oldham at the Shay.

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Fax will discover the extent of Simon Grix's injury later this week

Fax call up Woodburn-Hall, Evalds for Oldham clash

Halifax will make just two changes to his side for tonight’s Bank Holiday Championship fixture against Oldham at the Shay (7.30) calling up centre James Woodburn-Hall and Salford’s dual-registered utility back Niall Evalds.

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Ben Johnston puts in a kick at Odsal

Fax dominate Bulls derby, but lose Grix, Heaton to injury

Halifax coach Richard Marshall watched his side bolster their top four Championship credentials with a rock solid derby win over Bradford Bulls at Odsal, a victory that left them just two points shy of second place ahead of Monday’s home game against Oldham (7.30).

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