Posts archive for July, 2016
MICHAEL Ward, Oldham’s tackle-busting prop, faces the prospect of a two-match ban for the alleged use of his elbow in last Sunday’s relegation battle with Workington Town at Bower Fold.
He faces a grade C charge following an incident eight minutes from the end when Roughyeds, trailing by two points, were attacking strongly in pursuit of the winning try.Continue reading
AHEAD of this weekend’s Ladbrokes Challenge Cup semi-finals, Wigan Warriors v Hull FC and Warrington Wolves v Wakefield Wildcats, Oldham RLFC have announced that, with immediate effect, tickets for the final at Wembley on Saturday, August 27 can be bought from Whitebank for HALF-PRICE, a real bargain !Continue reading
LEE Spencer has welcomed an early opportunity for Oldham to avenge last Sunday’s 32-30 home defeat by Workington Town in a relegation thriller.
Hugely lifted by three narrow wins in a row, after losing 17 and drawing one of their previous 20, the Cumbrians return to Bower Fold on Sunday week, August 7…Continue reading
FORMER Oldham RL star Robert Roberts , known all over rugby league land as ‘Two Bobs’, is the Roughyeds’ new community coach, succeeding Danny Newall, who left to take up a new appointment with his hometown club, Widnes Vikings.
One of Robert’s first initiatives will be to lead a rugby league-based Summer Camp for children at Whitebank Stadium…Continue reading
RICHARD Lepori, with a badly-gashed hand, wasn’t the only injury victim in Oldham’s fiercely-fought Championship relegation battle with Workington Town.
It has since emerged that Adam Clay suffered a grade-two tear in a shoulder when tackled heavily by Town’s star man Jarrod Sammut early in the second half.Continue reading