Castleford Tigers

Coach: Stuart Raper
Colours: Amber and Black
Foundation Season: 1926
League Champions: none
Challenge Cup Winners: 1934-35, 1968-69, 1969-70, 1985-86
Home Ground: Wheldon Road
Telephone: 01977 - 552674

Team Members:

1 Richard Gay 2 Chris Smith 3 David Chapman 4 Grant Anderson 5 Jason Roach 6 Adrian Vowles 8 Lee Crooks 9 Richard Russell 10 Dean Sampson 11 Jason Lidden 12 Brendon Tuuta 13 Richard Goddard 14 Graham Steadman 16 Nathan Sykes 17 Lee Harland 18 Andrew Schick 19 Ian Smales 21 Jason Flowers 22 Lee St Hilaire 23 Simon Middleton 24 Shaun Richardson 25 Diccon Edwards 26 Lee Bardauskas 27 Spencer Hargrave 28 Danny Orr 30 Ian Tonks 31 Mike Ford 32 Jason Critchley 32 Chris Allen 33 Richard McKell 34 Brad Davis

Comments:


Crowd Figures

Total Crowds: 124,695
Average Crowds: 5,667
Average Crowds at home: 4,971
Average Crowds away: 6,364


Team Statistics

Sent off List

Round 15: Dean Sampson (Striking)

4 Top Try Scorers

5 Tries: Jason Critchley
5 Tries: Adrian Vowles
4 Tries: Jason Roach
4 Tries: Richard Gay
4 Tries: Jason Flowers
4 Tries: Jason Lidden

For/Against

Points For: 334
Points Against: 515

Match History

Each game is represented by a number (For - Against for the particular game). Therefore a negative number indicates a loss, positive a win and a 0 indicates a draw.

-4 -8 -3 -26 -22 -16 -16 -26 -5 2 -40 0 0 -7 -14 12 5 -9 19 -17 -8 2

Most Tries in a Game

5 tries (Round 12, versus Leeds Rhinos)
5 tries (Round 19, versus St Helens Saints)

Biggest Margins

Winning:
19 points (Round 19, versus St Helens Saints)

Losing:
40 points (Round 11, versus Wigan Warriors)


Games this season


Round 1. (Away) Castleford Tigers (0) Lost to Salford Reds (4)
Crowd: 5,726
Castleford Tigers: (none)
Salford Reds: Tries: Phil Coussons.
Round 2. (Home) Castleford Tigers (14) Lost to Wigan Warriors (22)
Crowd: 4,339
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Lidden, Simon Middleton. Goals: Lee Crooks (2), Richard Goddard.
Wigan Warriors: Tries: Simon Haughton (2), Mick Cassidy, Jason Robinson. Goals: Andy Farrell (3).
Round 3. (Away) Castleford Tigers (21) Lost to Leeds Rhinos (24)
Crowd: 10,303
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Grant Anderson, Andrew Schick, Richard Russell, Simon Middleton. Goals: Ian Tonks (2). FGoals: Mike Ford.
Leeds Rhinos: Tries: Iestyn Harris, Paul Sterling, Francis Cummins, Anthony Farrell. Goals: Graham Holroyd (3), Iestyn Harris.
Round 4. (Home) Castleford Tigers (12) Lost to Bradford Bulls (38)
Crowd: 7,882
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Flowers, David Chapman. Goals: Lee Crooks, Adrian Vowles.
Bradford Bulls: Tries: Robbie Paul (2), Paul Loughlin, Warren Jowitt, Brian McDermott, James Lowes. Goals: Paul Cook (4), Steve McNamara (3).
Round 5. (Away) Castleford Tigers (20) Lost to Sheffield Eagles (42)
Crowd: 3,453
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Lidden, Danny Orr, Jason Flowers. Goals: Lee Crooks (2), Danny Orr (2).
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Jean-Marc Garcia (2), Martin Wood, Lynton Stott, Nick Pinkney, Mark Aston, Matt Crowther. Goals: Mark Aston (7).
Round 6. (Home) Castleford Tigers (8) Lost to Warrington Wolves (24)
Crowd: 3,546
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Richard Gay. Goals: Richard Goddard (2).
Warrington Wolves: Tries: Nigel Vagana (3), Kelly Shelford, Richard Henare. Goals: Jon Roper (2).
Round 7. (Home) Castleford Tigers (12) Lost to Halifax Blue Sox (28)
Crowd: 4,304
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Dean Sampson, Adrian Vowles. Goals: Ian Tonks, Danny Orr.
Halifax Blue Sox: Tries: Damian Munro, Carl Gillespie, Martin Pearson, Martin Moana. Goals: Martin Pearson (6).
Round 8. (Away) Castleford Tigers (16) Lost to St Helens Saints (42)
Crowd: 12,329
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Simon Middleton, Danny Orr, Adrian Vowles. Goals: Danny Orr (2).
St Helens Saints: Tries: Karle Hammond (3), Paul Newlove (2), Tommy Martyn, Steve Prescott. Goals: Bobbie Goulding (7).
Round 9. (Home) Castleford Tigers (8) Lost to Paris St Germain (13)
Crowd: 3,098
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Graham Steadman. Goals: Danny Orr, Ian Tonks.
Paris St Germain: Tries: Phil Bergman, David O'Donnell. Goals: Jeremy Robinson (2). FGoals: Matt O'Connor.
Round 10. (Home) Castleford Tigers (12) Defeated Salford Reds (10)
Crowd: 3,265
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Roach (2). Goals: Danny Orr (2).
Salford Reds: Tries: Steve Blakeley, Darren Rogers. Goals: Steve Blakeley.
Round 11. (Away) Castleford Tigers (8) Lost to Wigan Warriors (48)
Crowd: 7,664
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Critchley. Goals: Lee Crooks (2).
Wigan Warriors: Tries: Gary Connolly (2), Jason Robinson (2), Simon Haughton, Kris Radlinski, Tony Smith, Nigel Wright. Goals: Andy Farrell (7), Henry Paul.
Round 12. (Home) Castleford Tigers (30) drew with Leeds Rhinos (30)
Crowd: 6,815
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Critchley (2), Graham Steadman, Jason Flowers, Danny Orr. Goals: Lee Crooks (4), Danny Orr.
Leeds Rhinos: Tries: Anthony Farrell, Richie Blackmore, Paul Sterling, Adrian Morley, Barrie McDermott. Goals: Iestyn Harris (3), Graham Holroyd (2).
Round 13. (Away) Castleford Tigers (12) drew with Oldham Bears (12)
Crowd: 3,667
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Andrew Schick, Jason Roach. Goals: Lee Crooks (2).
Oldham Bears: Tries: Paul Atcheson (2). Goals: Luke Goodwin (2).
Round 14. (Away) Castleford Tigers (10) Lost to London Broncos (17)
Crowd: 2,500
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Lidden, Jason Roach. Goals: Brad Davis.
London Broncos: Tries: Tulsen Tollett, Matt Dunford, Ian Higgins. Goals: Terry Matterson (2). FGoals: Terry Matterson.
Round 15. (Away) Castleford Tigers (20) Lost to Bradford Bulls (34)
Crowd: 11,873
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Adrian Vowles (2), Jason Flowers, David Chapman. Goals: Brad Davis, Danny Orr.
Bradford Bulls: Tries: Glen Tomlinson (2), Jonathan Scales (2), Nathan Graham, Steve McNamara. Goals: Steve McNamara (5).
Round 16. (Away) Castleford Tigers (20) Defeated Paris St Germain (8)
Crowd: 1,000
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Richard Gay (2), David Chapman, Jason Lidden. Goals: Brad Davis. FGoals: Brad Davis (2).
Paris St Germain: Tries: Paul Evans. Goals: Matt O'Connor, Jeremy Robinson.
Round 17. (Home) Castleford Tigers (25) Defeated Oldham Bears (20)
Crowd: 5,048
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Critchley (2), Brad Davis, Ian Tonks. Goals: Danny Orr (3), Brad Davis. FGoals: Brad Davis.
Oldham Bears: Tries: Paul Davidson (2), Luke Goodwin, Francis Maloney. Goals: Francis Maloney, Luke Goodwin.
Round 18. (Home) Castleford Tigers (13) Lost to London Broncos (22)
Crowd: 4,563
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Richard Gay, Adrian Vowles. Goals: Danny Orr (2). FGoals: Brad Davis.
London Broncos: Tries: Terry Matterson, Josh White, Shaun Edwards. Goals: Terry Matterson (3), Greg Barwick (2).
Round 19. (Home) Castleford Tigers (35) Defeated St Helens Saints (16)
Crowd: 5,909
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Critchley (2), Richard Gay, Jason Lidden, Chris Smith. Goals: Brad Davis (6), Danny Orr. FGoals: Brad Davis.
St Helens Saints: Tries: Andy Haigh (2), Paul Newlove. Goals: Sean Long (2).
Round 20. (Away) Castleford Tigers (12) Lost to Halifax Blue Sox (29)
Crowd: 5,421
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Lidden, Chris Smith, Adrian Flynn.
Halifax Blue Sox: Tries: Paul Rowley (2), Mike Umaga, Simon Baldwin, Michael Jackson, David Bouveng. Goals: John Schuster (2). FGoals: John Schuster.
Round 21. (Away) Castleford Tigers (14) Lost to Warrington Wolves (22)
Crowd: 6,076
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Jason Lidden, Jason Critchley, Chris Smith. Goals: Brad Davis.
Warrington Wolves: Tries: Jon Roper, Nigel Vagana, Mark Forster. Goals: Lee Briers (4). FGoals: Lee Briers (2).
Round 22. (Home) Castleford Tigers (12) Defeated Sheffield Eagles (10)
Crowd: 5,914
Castleford Tigers: Tries: Richard Gay (2). Goals: Brad Davis, Danny Orr.
Sheffield Eagles: Tries: Martin Wood. Goals: Mark Aston (2), Matt Crowther.






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