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Leeds 30/03/2018 – Recap

It’s been a hell of a week for the Giants. Rick Stone was released from his role as head coach, Chris Thorman took up the role and was left with a heavily depleted squad going into the Leeds game. But after two heavy losses, the youngsters and remaining senior players did us proud and took…

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Hull Kr 15/03/18 – Recap

The Giants have saved their worst performance of the year – and arguably their worst Super League performance since our nilling at Leigh just over a year ago – for our first televised game in a while, and against a side we really should have been hoping to beat. I mean no disrespect to the…

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Hull Kr 15/03/18 – Preview

Fresh off the back of a much-needed win at Widnes, Huddersfield will feature in their annual televised game this Thursday as they welcome Hull KR to the John Smith’s Stadium. Following a narrow loss to Catalans in Perpignan, Hull KR find themselves just below the Giants in the table, with one win – the home…

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Widnes 09/03/18 – Recap

There was no two ways about it, this fixture was a must-win. Anything other than a safe win would be a worrying state of affairs for the Giants. 30 minutes into the season we looked unstoppable, but since then we’d developed a habit of starting well and falling apart. But last night, against an admittedly…

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Widnes 09/03/18 – Preview

Friday night is Giants night (except when it snows), and this week, the Claret and Gold are iPitch-bound as they take on the Widnes Vikings. With just one win from the opening four games, the Giants are yet to claim any points away from home, so they head to Widnes knowing that the pressure is…

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Wakefield 04/03/2018 – Preview

Assuming we don’t end up in the midst of another blizzard, tomorrow we’ll be taking a trip to Belle Vue, where the Giants will take on Wakefield in our fourth game of the season. It’ll be a tough game in likely terrible conditions, but can the Giants walk away with the win?

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St Helens 23/02/18 – Preview

After a two week break, both St Helens and their hosts Huddersfield will be looking to get 2 points on Friday night. The home side will want to build on the momentum they picked up with an impressive win over Warrington, while the visitors will be looking to continue their unbeaten run. With the form…

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Quiz – Huddersfield vs St Helens – 23/02/18

It’s two days before the Giants return to action with the visit of St Helens! We took on the Saints three times last year and left things pretty even with a win, a draw and a loss. How well do you remember the games? Take our quiz below and find out!

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Warrington 09/02/18 – Recap

It was a cold, wet, windy night as we welcomed Warrington to the John Smiths’ first Super League game of the year, and in the end that made all the difference. As we walked into the ground and I broke the news to a Wire-supporting family friend that Tyrone Roberts would not feature for the…

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Warrington 08/02/18 – Preview

The first Super League outing at the John Smiths this year is near enough a must-win for both sides. Of course it’s far too early to be looking at league position with only one game played, but both sides have fresh experience of how a poor start can affect a season. In 2017 it took…

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