Article

Tigers lose creative king Gale to surgery

12 September 2017 22:16

Castleford Tigers stand-off Luke Gale could miss the remainder of the Super League table-toppers' Super 8s campaign after undergoing appendix surgery.

The Tigers have been the stand-out team in 2017, romping to the League Leaders' Shield, finishing 10 points above second-placed Leeds Rhinos.

Cas have beaten Salford Red Devils, Wakefield Trinity, Huddersfield Giants and the Rhinos in a flawless start to their play-off campaign, guaranteeing a home draw in the semi-final.

Only three players have provided more try assists than Gale this term and the Tigers remain hopeful he will have a part to play this season.

Tigers head coach Daryl Powell said: "Luke has had surgery relating to his appendix this afternoon which will keep him out of immediate action on the field. 

"We are hoping for a speedy recovery back to the field before the end of the season."

Latest news

20 February 2018

 19:23
 19:04
 18:47
 18:45
 18:21
 18:02
 17:51
 17:29
 17:24
 16:47
 16:45
 15:10
 14:58
 14:21
 14:03
 13:42
 13:24
 13:08
 12:53
 12:22
 11:30
 10:57
 10:29
 09:39
 09:02
 09:00
 09:00
 08:00
 07:08
 06:17
 05:13
 04:39
 04:14
 03:15
 02:42
 01:43
 01:34
 00:47
 00:13

19 February 2018

 23:55
 23:29
 23:14
 22:53
 22:40
 22:28
 21:29
 21:09
 20:40
 20:26
 20:26
 19:51
 19:24
 19:18
 18:46
 18:26
 18:10
 17:50
 17:03
 16:32
 16:17
 16:02
 15:40
 15:13
 14:46
 14:16
 14:05
 13:11
 13:05
 12:22
 12:17