2006 Bradford Bulls season

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2006 Bradford Bulls season
Super League XI 4th
Play-off result Semi Final
Challenge Cup 5th Round
2006 record Wins: 19; Draws: 2; Losses: 12
Points scored For: 947; Against: 671
Team information
Chairman Chris Caisley
Head Coach Brian Noble & Steve McNamara
Captain
Stadium Odsal Stadium
Avg. Attend. 10,783
High. Attend. 16,603 vs. Leeds Rhinos
Top scorers
Tries Shontayne Hape – 22
Goals Paul Deacon – 124
Points Paul Deacon – 277
2005 List of seasons 2007 >

This article details the Bradford Bulls rugby league football club's 2006 season. This is the 11th season of the Super League era.

Season review[edit]

February 2006

March 2006

April 2006

May 2006

2006 Milestones[edit]

Table[edit]

Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
1 Saintscolours.svg St Helens 28 24 0 4 939 430 +509 48
2 Hullcolours.svg Hull F.C. 28 20 0 8 720 578 +142 40
3 Rhinoscolours.svg Leeds Rhinos 28 19 0 9 869 543 +326 38
4 Bullscolours.svg Bradford Bulls 28 16 2 10 802 568 +234 32a[›]
5 Redscolours.svg Salford City Reds 28 13 0 15 600 539 +61 26
6 Wolvescolours.svg Warrington Wolves 28 13 0 15 743 721 +22 26
7 Quinscolours.svg Harlequins RL 28 11 1 16 556 823 −267 23
8 Wigancolours.svg Wigan Warriors 28 12 0 16 644 715 −71 22b[›]
9 Giantscolours.svg Huddersfield Giants 28 11 0 17 609 753 −144 22
10 Wcatscolours.svg Wakefield Trinity Wildcats 28 10 0 18 591 717 −126 20
11 Castleford colours.svg Castleford Tigers 28 9 1 18 575 968 −393 19
12 Catalanscolours.svg Catalans Dragonsc[›] 28 8 0 20 601 894 −293 16
  Teams qualifying for the Play-offs
  Relegated

Source: Rugby League Project.
Classification: 1st on competition points; 2nd on match points difference.
Competition points: for win = 2; for draw = 1; for loss = 0.


World Club Challenge[edit]

LEGEND
  Win
  Draw
  Loss
Date Competition Vrs H/A Venue Result Score Tries Goals Att
3 February 2004 WCC Wests Tigers colours.svgWests N McAlpine Stadium W 30–10 Bai (2), Fielden (2), Gene I.Harris 5/6 19,207
2004 World Club Challenge Teams
Bullscolours.svg Bradford Bulls Positions Wests Tigers colours.svg Wests Tigers
1. Michael Withers Fullback 1. Brett Hodgson
2. Marcus Bai Winger 2. Shannon McDonnell
3. Ben Harris Centre 3. Dean Collis
4. Shontayne Hape Centre 4. Paul Whatuira
5. Lesley Vainikolo Winger 5. Jamahl Lolesi
17. Karl Pryce Stand Off 6. Daniel Fitzhenry
6. Iestyn Harris Scrum Half 7. Scott Prince
29. Stuart Fielden Prop 17. Ryan O'Hara
9. Ian Henderson Hooker 9. Robbie Farah
14. Andy Lynch Prop 10. John Skandalis
10. Brad Meyers 2nd Row 11. Anthony Laffranchi
12. Paul Johnson 2nd Row 12. Chris Heighington
16. Jamie Langley Loose Forward 13. Ben Galea
8. Joe Vagana Interchange 8. Bryce Gibbs
15. Stanley Gene Interchange 14. Liam Fulton
19. Brett Ferres Interchange 15. Bronson Harrison
20. Matt Cook Interchange 16. Sam Harris
Brian Noble Coach Tim Sheens

2006 Fixtures and results[edit]

LEGEND
  Win
  Draw
  Loss

2006 Engage Super League

Date Competition Rnd Vrs H/A Venue Result Score Tries Goals Att
12 February 2006 Super League XI 1 Wcatscolours.svgWakefield A Belle Vue W 20–14 Gene, Hape, I.Harris Deacon 4/4 9,157
18 February 2006 Super League XI 2 Quinscolours.svgHarlequins H Odsal Stadium D 18–18 Hape, B.Harris, Henderson Deacon 3/5 11,097
24 February 2006 Super League XI 3 Redscolours.svgSalford H Odsal Stadium W 34–4 I.Harris (2), Fielden, Gene, Hape, Meyers Deacon 4/5, I.Harris 1/1 10,062
4 March 2006 Super League XI 4 Catalanscolours.svgCatalan A Stade Aime Giral W 50–18 Hape (2), Lynch (2), Bai, Fielden, B.Harris, Langley, Smith Deacon 7/9 9,373
10 March 2006 Super League XI 5 Hullcolours.svgHull FC H Odsal Stadium W 18–12 Vainikolo (2), Pryce, St Hilaire Deacon 1/4 10,700
17 March 2006 Super League XI 6 Saintscolours.svgSt Helens A Knowsley Road L 16–38 Hape (2), B.Harris Deacon 2/3 12,352
24 March 2006 Super League XI 7 Wigancolours.svgWigan H Odsal Stadium W 34–12 Bai, Hape, B.Harris, Lynch, McKenna, Pryce, Vainikolo I.Harris 3/7 11,644
8 April 2006 Super League XI 8 Wolvescolours.svgWarrington H Odsal Stadium L 18–22 Pryce (2), B.Harris, Vagana Deacon 1/4 11,136
13 April 2006 Super League XI 9 Rhinoscolours.svgLeeds A Headingley Stadium W 20–18 Bai, Ferres, Gene, I.Harris Deacon 2/4 17,700
18 April 2006 Super League XI 10 Giantscolours.svgHuddersfield H Odsal Stadium W 52–18 Vainikolo (2), Bai, Deacon, Fielden, Hape, Johnson, Newton, Pryce Deacon 8/9 10,932
23 April 2006 Super League XI 11 Wolvescolours.svgWarrington A Halliwell Jones Stadium L 4–27 Bai Deacon 0/1 10,822
28 April 2006 Super League XI 12 Catalanscolours.svgCatalan H Odsal Stadium W 54–6 Gene (3), B.Harris (2), Bai, Ferres, Hape, Lynch, Vainikolo I.Harris 5/7, Ferres 2/2, Vainikolo 0/1 10,522
5 May 2006 Super League XI 13 Hullcolours.svgHull FC A KC Stadium L 12–28 Pryce, Withers I.Harris 2/2 12,180
13 May 2006 Super League XI 14 Quinscolours.svgHarlequins A Twickenham Stoop W 58–16 Hape (2), Lynch (2), Vainikolo (2), Bai, Fielden, Pryce, St Hilaire Deacon 9/10 4,491
26 May 2006 Super League XI 15 Rhinoscolours.svgLeeds H Odsal Stadium L 0–30 16,603
11 June 2006 Super League XI 16 Cascolours.pngCastleford A The Jungle D 26–26 Newton (2), Deacon, Hape, Withers Deacon 3/5 7,600
16 June 2006 Super League XI 17 Saintscolours.svgSt Helens H Odsal Stadium W 20–18 Deacon (2), Vainikolo Deacon 4/6 12,450
23 June 2006 Super League XI 18 Giantscolours.svgHuddersfield H Odsal Stadium W 42–16 Ferres (2), B.Harris (2), Vainikolo (2), Meyers Deacon 7/7 10,655
30 June 2006 Super League XI 19 Redscolours.svgSalford A The Willows L 16–17 Ferres, I.Harris, Pryce Deacon 2/3 4,203
7 July 2006 Super League XI 20 Rhinoscolours.svgLeeds A Headingley Stadium L 24–26 Pryce (3), St Hilaire Deacon 4/5 17,700
14 July 2006 Super League XI 21 Catalanscolours.svgCatalan H Odsal Stadium W 30–16 St Hilaire (2), Vainikolo (2), Ferres Deacon 5/6 10,388
21 July 2006 Super League XI 22 Wcatscolours.svgWakefield A Belle Vue W 42–20 Langley (2), Pryce (2), Hape, Henderson, Vainikolo Deacon 7/8 4,003
4 August 2006 Super League XI 23 Wolvescolours.svgWarrington H Odsal Stadium W 50–22 Newton (2), Gene, Hape, Lynch, Meyers, Pryce, Vagana, Vainikolo Deacon 7/9 11,469
12 August 2006 Super League XI 24 Quinscolours.svgHarlequins A Twickenham Stoop L 26–28 Bai, Deacon, Ferres, Hape, Vainikolo Deacon 3/5 3,793
18 August 2006 Super League XI 25 Cascolours.pngCastleford H Odsal Stadium W 48–10 B.Harris (2), Pryce (2), Ferres, Langely, Meyers, McKenna, Vainikolo Deacon 6/9 10,576
1 September 2006 Super League XI 26 Wigancolours.svgWigan A JJB Stadium L 16–38 Lynch, Pryce, Withers Deacon 2/3 15,830
8 September 2006 Super League XI 27 Wcatscolours.svgWakefield H Odsal Stadium L 12–20 Withers (2) Deacon 2/2 9,451
17 September 2006 Super League XI 28 Giantscolours.svgHuddersfield A Galpharm Stadium W 42–30 St Hilaire (2), Withers (2), Bai, Burgess, Hape Deacon 7/7 7,002

Challenge Cup[edit]

LEGEND
  Win
  Draw
  Loss
Date Competition Rnd Vrs H/A Venue Result Score Tries Goals Att
1 April 2006 Cup 4th Hullcolours.svgHull FC H Odsal Stadium W 23–12 Bai, Gene, Hape, Langley Deacon 3/6, Deacon 1 DG 7,705
20 May 2006 Cup 5th Saintscolours.svgSt Helens A Knowsley Road L 18–42 Withers (2), Vagana Deacon 3/3 10,374

Playoffs[edit]

LEGEND
  Win
  Draw
  Loss
Date Competition Rnd Vrs H/A Venue Result Score Tries Goals Att
23 September 2006 Play-offs EPO Redscolours.svgSalford H Odsal Stadium W 52–6 Hape (4), Burgess, Ferres, Lynch, McKenna, Withers Deacon 8/9 8,611
30 September 2006 Play-offs ESF Wolvescolours.svgWarrington H Odsal Stadium W 40–24 Withers (3), Deacon (2), Vainikolo Deacon 8/8 12,302
6 October 2006 Play-offs SF Hullcolours.svgHull FC A KC Stadium L 12–19 Ferres, Langley Deacon 2/2 16,087

2006 squad statistics[edit]

For more details on this topic, see Bradford Bulls.
  • Appearances and Points include (Super League,Challenge Cup and Play-offs) as of 2012.
No Player Position Tries Goals DG Points
1 Michael Withers Fullback 13 0 0 52
2 Marcus Bai Wing 12 0 0 48
3 Ben Harris Centre 11 0 0 44
4 Shontayne Hape Centre 22 0 0 88
5 Lesley Vainikolo Wing 18 0 0 72
6 Iestyn Harris Stand Off 5 16 0 52
7 Paul Deacon Scrum-half 7 124 1 277
8 Joe Vagana Prop 3 0 0 12
9 Ian Henderson Hooker 2 0 0 8
10 Brad Meyers Prop 4 0 0 16
11 Chris McKenna Second Row 3 0 0 12
12 Paul Johnson Second Row 1 0 0 4
13 Terry Newton Hooker 5 0 0 20
14 Andy Lynch Prop 9 0 0 36
15 Stanley Gene Loose forward 9 0 0 36
16 Jamie Langley Loose forward 6 0 0 24
17 Karl Pryce Wing 17 0 0 68
18 Adam Watene Prop 0 0 0 0
19 Brett Ferres Second Row 10 2 0 44
20 Matt Cook Second Row 0 0 0 0
22 Nicky Saxton Fullback 0 0 0 0
23 Ryan Atkins Centre 0 0 0 0
24 Anthony Tonks Prop 0 0 0 0
25 Matty Brooks Wing 0 0 0 0
26 Matt James Prop 0 0 0 0
27 Dave Halley Wing 0 0 0 0
28 Craig Kopczak Prop 0 0 0 0
29 Stuart Fielden Prop 6 0 0 24
30 Sam Burgess Loose forward 2 0 0 8
31 Marcus St Hilaire Fullback 7 0 0 28
32 Andy Smith Wing 1 0 0 4

Captain sports.svg = Captain Injury icon 2.svg = Injured X (1).png = Suspended

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