Keighley Cougars poised to step up fight in RFL dispute

Keighley News: Gary Fawcett

9:00am Thursday 25th September 2014

COUGARS chairman Gary Fawcett has urged supporters to attend tonight’s meeting on the club’s legal fight against the Rugby Football League, admitting he will stop at nothing in his quest for justice.

Aggrieved Cougars propose solution for 2015 to RFL

Keighley News: Gary Fawcett

8:54pm Sunday 21st September 2014

KEIGHLEY Cougars, who are taking legal action along with Sheffield Eagles against the Rugby Football League over their failure to dock club points in the Kingstone Press Championship for fielding ineligible players, have come up with a solution for next season.

Keighley Cougars players sign up for promotion assault

Keighley News: James Feather in action during the Cougars' dramatic final game of the season against Featherstone. Feather is among the players to have signed up for next season following the club's relegation – Picture: Charlie Perry

9:45am Thursday 18th September 2014

COUGARS are pressing ahead with efforts to build a squad for next season after a number of key players re-signed in the wake of the club's relegation.

Season review: Cougars facing hefty financial price for relegation season

Keighley News: Cougars celebrate James Feather's try

10:03am Thursday 18th September 2014

OF ALL the years to fall through the relegation trapdoor, this was the worst season to do it.

Keighley Cougars advised they have “strong case” for a legal challenge against the RFL

Keighley News: Gary Fawcett said it was too late notice to switch the Cougars’ friendly against Halifax to Cougar Park

12:18pm Friday 12th September 2014

COUGARS chairman Gary Fawcett has been advised he has a “strong case” for a legal challenge against the RFL following the club’s relegation from the Kingstone Press Championship.

Cougars consider legal challenge options after relegation

Keighley News: HARTBROKEN: Cougars players trudge off heads bowed after their last-gasp defeat to Featherstone which consigned them to relegation from the Championship Picture: Charlie Perry

9:58am Thursday 11th September 2014

COUGARS chairman Gary Fawcett will today meet with a leading sports lawyer as he weighs up a potential legal challenge against the Rugby Football League following the club's relegation.

Devastated Cougars left down and out by late try

Keighley News: Ben Blackmore scores the late Featherstone try that condemned the Cougars to relegation – Picture: Charlie Perry

8:45am Thursday 11th September 2014

Cougars 24, Featherstone Rovers 26

Fuming Keighley Cougars consider legal battle

Keighley News: Daley Williams bursts through

1:48pm Monday 8th September 2014

KEIGHLEY Cougars are taking legal advice following their relegation from the Championship.

March urges fans to help Cougars clinch survival

Keighley News: FITNESS FIGHT: Brendon Rawlins, second from right, hopes to be available at home to Fev

10:05am Thursday 4th September 2014

PAUL March admits Cougars are fighting for their lives but is confident they are capable of securing safety in Sunday’s crunch home clash against Featherstone.

Cougars chairman Fawcett: Our biggest game for two decades

Keighley News: Gary Fawcett

8:38am Thursday 4th September 2014

COUGARS chairman Gary Fawcett believes Sunday’s visit of Featherstone Rovers is the biggest game at Cougar Park for 20 years.

Keighley Cougars' fate still in own hands despite Dewsbury defeat

Keighley News: Paul Handforth

11:07pm Sunday 31st August 2014

Dewsbury 24 Cougars 12

Keighley Cougars three points off drop zone after Batley win appeal

Keighley News: Paul March's Cougars are now just three points off the relegation zone after Batley's reprieve

7:39pm Thursday 28th August 2014

A BONUS point might not be enough for Keighley Cougars to clinch their Championship survival on Sunday after Batley won their appeal against a points deduction imposed by the Rugby Football League.

Keighley Cougars coach March: We're close to a gr-eight achievement

Keighley News: FLASHBACK: Paul March congratulates Richie Barnett on scoring a try during the Cougars’ win over Dewsbury earlier this season. The sides meet again on Sunday

10:38am Thursday 28th August 2014

PAUL March believes Cougars stand on the brink of a “massive achievement” as they bid to safeguard their Championship status and book a play-off spot.

Keighley Cougars must play waiting game over contracts

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10:05am Thursday 21st August 2014

THE MAJORITY of Keighley Cougars' current squad are waiting pens poised over signing new contracts.

Cougars just one point away from safety

Keighley News: Danny Jones scores a try

2:53pm Monday 18th August 2014

Keighley Cougars 18 North Wales Crusaders 30

Cougars rivals Batley and Doncaster are deducted three points by RFL

Keighley News:

5:20pm Friday 15th August 2014

Two of Keighley Cougars rivals, Batley Bulldogs and Doncaster, have both been docked three points by the Rugby Football League for fielding ineligible Super League players in recent Kingstone Press Championship matches.

Andy Shickell determined to go out on a high for Keighley Cougars

Keighley News: Cougars prop Andy Shickell is retiring at the end of the season

10:07am Thursday 14th August 2014

ANDY Shickell has confirmed he will retire at the end of the season – but is aiming to bow out on a high by guiding Cougars into the play-offs.

Safety beckons for Keighley Cougars

Keighley News: Paul White was on the scoresheet again for the Cougars

7:57pm Sunday 10th August 2014

Barrow 10 Keighley Cougars 24

Cougars chairman Gary Fawcett urges RFL to deduct points for ineligible players

Keighley News: Ross Peltier is among the local lads competing for Jamaica

8:28pm Friday 8th August 2014

COUGARS chairman Gary Fawcett insists the Rugby Football League have no choice but to impose the appropriate sanctions on Batley and Doncaster after they charged them with fielding ineligible players.

Cougars chief Fawcett: Play-offs not out of reach

Keighley News:

10:30am Thursday 7th August 2014

COUGARS chairman Gary Fawcett is confident his side are well placed to beat the drop heading into Sunday’s trip to already-relegated Barrow.

White is red hot as Keighley Cougars tame Lions

Keighley News:

8:30am Monday 4th August 2014

Swinton Lions 10 Keighley Cougars 17

Setback for Keighley Cougars' redevelopment plans

Keighley News:

7:33am Thursday 31st July 2014

AMBITIOUS multi-million pound plans to redevelop a Keighley sports stadium have suffered a setback.

Keighley Cougars up the ante for run-in

Keighley News: DONNY GOOD SHOW: Danny Jones is mobbed after scoring for Cougars in their win over Doncaster. Picture by Charlie Perry

10:05am Thursday 31st July 2014

COUGARS player-coach Paul March says his side are treating all their remaining fixtures as play-off matches as they bid to safeguard their Championship status.

James Haley hat-trick helps Keighley Cougars down Doncaster

Keighley News: James Haley is all smiles after scoring one of his three tries for Cougars. Picture: Charlie Perryt

8:38pm Sunday 27th July 2014

Keighley Cougars 44 Doncaster 32

Keighley Cougars chief: Staying up is crucial

Keighley News: Gary Fawcett

10:44am Thursday 24th July 2014

Cougars chairman Gary Fawcett has stressed the importance of surviving relegation this season ahead of a major restructure of the domestic game in 2015.

Former Bradford Bulls prop Richard Moore keeping his options open

Keighley News: Richard Moore was sin-binned at Odsal earlier in the season following an altercation with Elliot Kear

7:14am Wednesday 23rd July 2014

RICHARD Moore admits he is open to offers as he prepares to leave Wakefield – but the powerhouse prop has had no contact with Bradford.

Cougars draw a blank at Leigh

Keighley News: Andy Shickell worked tirelessly up front in a losing cause

6:40pm Sunday 20th July 2014

Leigh Centurions 30, Keighley Cougars 0

Keighley Cougars boss March out to inflict more pain on 'wounded animal' Leigh

Keighley News: Paul March makes a grab for it

6:59pm Thursday 17th July 2014

KEIGHLEY Cougars player-coach Paul March is seeking an improvement from his side in Saturday’s trip to Championship leaders Leigh as they bid to get their play-off campaign back on track.

Do Cougars have the country's biggest rugby league fan?

Keighley News: Some Cougar Park faithful

4:08pm Thursday 17th July 2014

KEIGHLEY Cougars have teamed up with rugby league sponsor Kingstone Press to find the country's biggest supporter, who will be crowned Proper Fan of the Season.

Spirited fightback but Keighley Cougars leave themselves too much to do

Keighley News: Paul March in action against Workington

9:23am Thursday 17th July 2014

Keighley Cougars 12

March: I owe it to Cougars to carry on playing

Keighley News:

9:30am Thursday 10th July 2014

PAUL March is poised to make a welcome return from his lengthy spell on the sidelines on Sunday and revealed he is set to continue playing next season.

Keighley Cougars crash to bad defeat at Halifax

Keighley News:

11:58pm Thursday 3rd July 2014

Halifax 38, Cougars 6

New contract is big deal for Keighley Cougars boss March

Keighley News: Cougars boss Paul March feels his squad is improving each season  Picture: Charlie Perry

9:02am Thursday 3rd July 2014

COUGARS player-coach Paul March has spoken of his delight at being awarded a new two-year contract.

Handforth shines in Cougars romp

Keighley News: Paul Handforth scores

9:27pm Sunday 29th June 2014

Keighley Cougars 48 Rochdale 6

Paul March agrees contract extension at Keighley Cougars

Keighley News: Paul March: Two-year deal

8:00am Thursday 26th June 2014

Paul March has agreed a two-year contract with Cougars that will keep him at the club until November 2016.

Royston: Let's keep feel-good factor going

Keighley News: Paul Royston

1:47pm Thursday 26th June 2014

Cougars performance director Paul Royston believes Sunday’s home clash with struggling Rochdale is a great opportunity to move another step closer to safety.

Cougars floor Eagles to get back on track

Keighley News: James Haley was among the try-scorers for Cougars

11:33pm Sunday 22nd June 2014

Sheffield Eagles 16 Keighley Cougars 29

Keighley Cougars coach not interested in Bradford Bulls post

Keighley News: Paul March was found guilty of verbally abusing match officials

10:20am Thursday 19th June 2014

PAUL March will not be applying for the vacant coaching position at Bradford Bulls and has spoken of his desire to keep Cougars in the Championship.

Cougars robbed by last-gasp try

Keighley News: keighley v Batley

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12:13am Monday 16th June 2014

Keighley Cougars 24 Batley Bulldogs 26

Royston admits Cougars departed from game-plan

Keighley News: Brendon Rawlins goes on the charge for Cougars against Whitehaven. Pictures: Mike McKenzie

1:00pm Thursday 12th June 2014

Whitehaven 28 Keighley Cougars 18

Pursglove relishing return for Keighley Cougars

Keighley News: Olly Pursglove

10:00am Thursday 12th June 2014

OLLY Pursglove is aiming to play his part in Cougars’ survival bid after rejoining his home-town club ahead of last week’s Tetley’s Challenge Cup quarter-final at Widnes.

Bradford Bulls old boy condemns Cougars to defeat

Keighley News: Club captain James Feather opened the scoring for the Cougars

9:42pm Tuesday 10th June 2014

Whitehaven 28, Cougars 18: Shaun Ainscough's late try handed Whitehaven victory and dealt the Cougars a setback in their quest to safeguard their Championship status.

March hails understrength Cougars' brave display

Keighley News: Ross Pelter drives the ball in for Keighley Cougars. Picture: David Gillespie

7:00am Friday 6th June 2014

Widnes Vikings 56, Keighley Cougars 6

March on pub watch for big Cougars cup tie

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10:02am Thursday 5th June 2014

Paul March could spend Cougars’ biggest night for years in the pub when his side face Widnes in the Tetley’s Challenge Cup quarter-final this evening.

Cougars chairman dreaming of Bantams-style upset

Keighley News: Gary Fawcett said it was too late notice to switch the Cougars’ friendly against Halifax to Cougar Park

10:00am Thursday 5th June 2014

Cougars chairman Gary Fawcett is hoping the club can emulate Bradford City’s historic giant-killing cup feats of last season as they bid to upset Widnes tonight.

Summer workouts will benefit Salem

Keighley News: Sam Gardner is benefiting from his Keighley Cougars link with Toby Williams

9:50pm Thursday 5th June 2014

An old Keighley Cougars link could spearhead Brad-ford Salem’s bid for promotion next season in SSE Yorkshire Division Two.

Lack of patience costly as Cougars unbeaten run ends

Keighley News: Jode Sheriffe crosses the line for Cougars in the defeat to Halifax. Pictures: Charlie Perry

9:04pm Sunday 1st June 2014

Keighley Cougars 14 Halifax 28

Handforth targets six of the best for Cougars

Keighley News: Paul Handforth, right, is relishing his time at Cougars after moving from Halifax

10:00am Thursday 29th May 2014

Paul Handforth is intent on a sixth straight victory for Keighley when his former club Halifax arrive at Cougar Park on Sunday.

Nap hand of wins for Cougars

Keighley News: Cougars interchange Jack Lee drives forward in the rain

8:00pm Sunday 25th May 2014

Keighley Cougars 27, Barrow Raiders 18

Cougars coach March: My ban has fired us up

Keighley News: Paul March was found guilty of verbally abusing match officials

10:00am Thursday 22nd May 2014

Player-coach Paul March says his controversial ban has “added fuel to the fire” as Cougars bid to maintain their encouraging start to the season at home to Barrow on Sunday.






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