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Faultless Batley crush Eagles in 13-try romp

Batley Bulldogs produced a near faultless display as they put Sheffield Eagles to the sword to record a 70-12 victory in the Kingstone Press Championship last Sunday.

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Adam Masson of Shaw cross is tackled by an Underbank defender.

Understrength Shaw Cross are out-muscled by leaders Rangers

Shaw Cross Sharks are still searching for their first home win in the National Conference Division One after they were out muscled in a 38-4 defeat against league leaders Underbank Rangers.

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Pat Foulstone landed a conversion during Dewsbury Celtics 27-12 defeat at high flying Stanningley last Saturday.

Celtic make high flying Stanningley work hard as Moor hopes suffer setback

Dewsbury rivals Celtic and Moor both suffered defeats in National Conference League Division Three last Saturday.

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Gav Davies was among the Batley Boys try scorers

Batley Boys maintain winning run at Bentley

Batley Boys racked up a seventh straight win in the Yorkshire Men’s League Premier Division when they defeated Bentley 32-16 last Saturday.

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Thornhill man-of-the-match George Stott scored two tries as the Trojans moved up to third place in National Conference Division Two following victory over Crosfields last Saturday.

Thornhill move up to third after impressive success

Thornhill Trojans moved up to third place in National Conference Division Two with an impressive 32-6 victory over Crosfields last Saturday.

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Alex Bretherton has been ruled out of Sundays game against Sheffield Eagles after suffering a kidney injury.

Community comes together at Batley

Batley Bulldogs hope the community will come together when they open their doors and offer free admission to this Sunday’s Kingstone Press Championship game against Sheffield Eagles (kick off 3pm).

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Bulldogs coach Matt Diskin.

Bulldogs bid for Eagles double

Batley Bulldogs will aim to complete a Kingstone Press Championship double over Sheffield Eagles when they meet at Fox’s Biscuits Stadium on Sunday.

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Danny Cowling scored a 52nd minute try for Batley.

Bulldogs tame Lions to get back on track

Batley Bulldogs returned to form with a hard-fought 26-12 win away to Swinton Lions in the Kingstone Press Championship at Heywood Road last Sunday.

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Michael Hayward

Hunslet RLFC sign Batley Bulldogs winger on loan

Hunslet RLFC have signed winger Michael Hayward from Batley Bulldogs on a month’s loan deal.

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Alex Rowe on the charge during last Sundays Kingstone Press Championship game against Toulouse Olympique. Picture: Paul Butterfield.

Bulldogs look to build on positives

Batley Bulldogs will look to build on the positives from last Sunday’s defeat against Toulouse when they travel to Swinton Lions in the Kingstone Press Championship on Sunday.

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Bulldogs offer free admission for Eagles

Bulldogs offer free admission for Eagles

BATLEY BULLDOGS are offering free admission for fans when they take on Sheffield Eagles in the Kingstone Press Championship at Mount Pleasant on June 18.

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James Brown on the charge for Batley.

Bulldogs show improvement despite defeat

Batley Bulldogs produced a vastly improved performance to push high flying Toulouse close before eventually slipping to a 28-20 defeat at Fox’s Biscuits Stadium last Sunday.

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Jay Jay Price scored four tries in Batley Boys latests win.

Batley Boys defeat Rovers to claim fifth straight win

Batley Boys claimed a fifth straight win to remain top of the Yorkshire Men’s League Premier Division when they overcame Sharlston Rovers 64-6 last Friday.

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New BBC documentary to explore murder of MP Jo Cox

New BBC documentary to explore murder of MP Jo Cox

A new BBC documentary will broadcast never-seen-before material from the investigation into Jo Cox's death.

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Sam Ottewell scored a try and a hand in two others as Shaw Cross Sharks booked their place in the Jim Brown Heavy Woollen Cup semi-finals with victory over Dewsbury Moor last Friday.

Sharks too strong for Moor as they book semi-final spot

Shaw Cross Sharks produced an impressive display to bag nine tries in a 46-10 victory over Dewsbury Moor as they advanced to the Heavy Woollen Jim Brown Cup semi-finals on a sun-drenched evening at Leeds Road last Friday.

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Batley forward Joel Farrell attempts to force his way through Dewsbury defenders Lucas Walshaw and Tom Hemingway during last Sundays Championship derby at the Summer Bash in Blackpool. Picture: Paul Butterfield

Diskin calls for Bulldogs response

Batley Bulldogs will bid to address their dip in form when they welcome high flying Toulouse Olympique to Fox’s Biscuits Stadium on Sunday (kick off 3pm).

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Paul Sykes praised Dewsbury's efforts in defeating Batley at the Summer Bash.

Man-of-the-match Sykes hails Rams’ effort after Bash success

Man-of-the-Match Paul Sykes praised the effort of his Dewsbury Rams teammates as they recorded a third successive win over rivals Batley at last Sunday’s Summer Bash.

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Dewsbury Rams fans at last week's Summer Bash

Record crowds flock to Blackpool as Summer Bash continues to excite fans

Last weekend’s Kingstone Press Championship Summer Bash attracted a record attendance of 16,444 for the third year running at Bloomfield Road in Blackpool as fans were treated to two days of thrilling action in the lively coastal resort.

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Macauley Hallett has joined Dewsbury Rams with Jason Crookes moving to Batley.

Hallett joins Rams as Crookes moves to Bulldogs

Batley Bulldogs centre Macauley Hallett has joined Dewsbury Rams on loan until the end of the season, with Jason Crookes moving in the other direction.

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Dan Igbinedion attempts to find a way through Bulldogs defenders Alistair Leak and Sam Smeaton.

Rams record third straight derby victory over Bulldogs

Dewsbury Rams earned a third successive victory over neighbours Batley Bulldogs to boost their hopes of climbing out of the Kingstone Press Championship relegation zone.

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