JAMEL Chisholm and Danny Grimshaw are out of Oldham’s Summer Bash derby clash with Swinton Lions at Blackpool on Sunday, Chisholm with a seriously damaged finger and Grimshaw with a groin injury.
They are the latest victims of an injury jinx which began in pre-season and has continued since, currently claiming Chisholm, Grimshaw, Craig Briscoe (knee), Jack Spencer (hand), Richard Lepori (shoulder) and Jon Ford (knee).Continue reading
Despite losing 12-6 at Halifax, Oldham coach Scott Naylor was pleased with his side’s performance.
He said: “Conditions were a bit slippery because of the drizzle, which made it a forwards-based game.Continue reading
Lions expect a Roughyeds backlash in Sunday’s televised Summer Bash derby at Blackpool (3pm kick-off).
Describing it as “a massive game for both clubs”, Lions boss John Duffy said: “Oldham will come at us hard from the start. I don’t think there will be a lot in it. Whoever turns up on the day will win.”Continue reading
TOM Ashton, out for 14 weeks after major surgery, might be a wildcard selection when Scott Naylor names his Oldham line-up for Sunday’s televised Summer Bash showdown with Swinton Lions at Blackpool.
The strong-running former Sheffield Eagles centre scored two tries in the first three games of the season against London Broncos, Leigh Centurions and Dewsbury Rams.Continue reading
OLDHAM Rugby League Club is delighted to announce that, as part of its ongoing work in the community, a total of 114 children from local primary schools will take part in a dance spectacular on Sunday during the Rugby Football League’s televised Summer Bash event in Blackpool.
They will perform during the half-time break in Oldham’s Kingston Press Championship game against Swinton Lions, which kicks off at 3pm at Bloomfield Road, home of Blackpool football club.Continue reading