Chris Roberts

Chris Roberts

After studying for a degree in sport and exercise physiology, he joined the Reporter Series in 1987 and covered the rugby league fortunes of Batley Bulldogs, Dewsbury Rams and Hunslet Hawks before moving to the Examiner in July 1994. Since then he has been there every step of the way to witness the rise of Huddersfield Giants as a major Super League power.

Holmfirth Harriers Ladies team of (from left) Katie Walshaw, Helen Berry and Helen Fines show their silver medals from the Northern Athletics Cross Country Relays at Graves Park in Sheffield

Holmfirth Harriers Ladies win superb silver medal in the Northern Athletics Cross Country Relays in Sheffield

Only Rotherham deny them gold

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Holmfirth Harriers Ladies team of (from left) Katie Walshaw, Helen Berry and Helen Fines show their silver medals from the Northern Athletics Cross Country Relays at Graves Park in Sheffield

Holmfirth Harriers Ladies win superb silver medal in the Northern Athletics Cross Country Relays in Sheffield

Only Rotherham deny them gold

Huddersfield Giants crest

Huddersfield Giants 2015 Super League fixtures revealed - full list and dates here

The Giants fans will be familiar to Sky viewers early in the season with three of their first five games on TV

Ritchie Hawkyard runs in a try for Huddersfield YMCA

Swinton Lions star Ritchie Hawkyard delighted with his Huddersfield YMCA rugby union debut

Switching codes has brought immediate reward for Ritchie Hawkyard

Scotland's Danny Brough

Huddersfield Giants captain Danny Brough believes Scotland need to play at a higher level

Victory in the Eurpoean Championships is vital for Scotland

Huddersfield Rugby Union ready for a massive National II North month

A home win over Hull can really kick-start Huddersfield's challenge

Huddersfield RUFC, rugby union

Huddersfield Rugby Union Club lose Elliot Cosgrove but gain Nick Rawsthorne

Yorkshire Carnegie winger Nick Rawsthorne will be a valuable addition to Huddersfield's squad

Scotland captain Danny Brough will play a full part in Huddersfield Giants' pre-season training

Danny Brough has made it clear playing for Scotland won't affect his Super League commitments with the Giants

Huddersfield Giants duo are key to Scotland European Championship success

Danny Brough and Joe Wardle will lead their country into action against Wales at Workington

Robert Read in action for Lindley WMC

Robert Read break tops a ton for Lindley

Robert Read made a great break of 109 for Lindley WMC’s A team in their win over Paddock Conservatives A

Pictured Giants Chairman Ken Davy, Head of Youth Performance Andy Kelly, Tyler Dickinson (left) and Liam Johnson

Huddersfield Giants so proud to have three players in the England Academy squad

Giants youngsters Liam Johnson, Mikey Wood and Tyler Dickinson do the club proud

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