MAD Butcher Grading Round
"IT was with great sadness that I heard about the death of Welsh Rugby League legend, Trevor Foster, who passed away today, Saturday 2 April 2005, aged 90.
"I had the pleasure of dining with the great man at Cardiff City Hall last year when he was inducted into the Welsh Sports Hall of Fame. This was a memorable evening and I found him to be nothing less than a perfect gentleman and a teller of many great stories about the game.
TWEED Heads Seagulls and Norths Devils have played out 28-all draw in today's round 4 Queensland Cup encounter at Piggabeen Sports Complex.
HERE are the results of the NSWRL competition matches played at Henson Park on Saturday, April 2nd.
AUCKLAND'S Cornwall Park, today saw the Auckland Sea Lions and First National Northland go head to head in the final round of the Lion Foundation National Junior Competition.
BRADFORD Bulls are today in mourning for one of their greatest ever servants, Trevor Foster. Trevor, who celebrated his 90th birthday last December, died peacefully in hospital this morning with members of his family by his side, his son Simon said today. Last Wednesday Trevor was at his beloved Odsal to launch his biography, a launch that was attended by many people from the game of Rugby League as well as his children and grandchildren.
IT'S the Powergen Challenge Cup this weekend and the Giants take on current holders St Helens at The Galpharm Stadium this Sunday (3:00pm). The Giants have announced their 20 man squad for the contest (see link below) which sees Jon Sharp pit his wits against his former club.
HEAD Coach Paul Cullen has named his 18 man squad to travel to Headingley tomorrow to face Leeds Rhinos in the Powergen Challenge Cup Round 4 draw.
RAIDERS 42 v DRAGONS 22
WHOEVER would have thought it? Four rounds into the competition, and the ladder almost seems back to front. Manly and the Raiders sit firmly in spots one and two, and our glorious Sharks find themselves fifth on the ladder.
SHARKS 26 v BULLDOGS 12
ROOSTERS 26 v TIGERS 32
WARRIORS 46 v RABBITOHS 14
DANNY McGuire ? Great Britain?s new rising star ... QLD halfback questions ... Ben Harris ? forgotten hero ... ANZAC Test Team
A small crowd of 13, 772 in Wellington witnessed the resurgence of the Bulldogs of old to defeat the NZ Warriors by 24-18 keeping the Warriors without a win against them in Wellington.