2010 Bradford Bulls season

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2010 Bradford Bulls season
Super League XV Rank 10th
Play-off result Did Not Qualify
Challenge Cup Quarter Final
2010 record Wins: 11; Draws: 1; Losses: 18
Points scored For: 658; Against: 770
Team information
Chairman Peter Hood
Head coach Lee St Hilaire (was Steve McNamara)
Captain
Stadium Odsal Stadium
Avg. Attend. 7,982
High. Attend. 11,995 vs. Leeds Rhinos
Top scorers
Tries Brett Kearney & Steve Menzies (14)
Goals Paul Sykes (48)
Points Paul Sykes (114)
2009 List of seasons 2011 >

This article details the Bradford Bulls rugby league football club's 2010 season, the fifteenth season of the Super League era.

Season Review[edit]

December 2009

January 2010

February 2010

2010 Milestones[edit]

Pre Season Friendlies[edit]

LEGEND
  Win
  Draw
  Loss

Bulls score is first.

Date Competition Vrs H/A Venue Result Score Tries Goals Attendance
26 December 2009 Pre Season Cascolours.pngCastleford Tigers A The Jungle W 26–16 Halley, Whitehead, Straugheir, Horton (2) Addy 1/3, Hyde 2/2 2,900 (Est.)
17 January 2010 Pre Season Rhinoscolours.svgLeeds Rhinos A Headingley Stadium L 10–12 Sykes, Reardon Sykes 1/2 5,800 (Est.)
22 January 2010 Pre Season Ramscolours.svgDewsbury Rams A Rams Stadium D 24–24 Hall, Kopczak, Godwin, Whitehead Sykes 1/1, Donaldson 2/2, Hyde 1/1 1,000 (Est.)
28 January 2010 Pre Season HKRcolours.svgHull Kingston Rovers A New Craven Park W 18–16 Worrincy, Reardon, Whitehead Sykes 3/3 1,100 (Est.)

Table[edit]

# Team Pld W D L PF PA PD Pts
1 Wigancolours.svg Wigan Warriors 27 22 0 5 922 411 +511 44
2 Saintscolours.svg St. Helens 27 20 0 7 946 547 +399 40
3 Wolvescolours.svg Warrington Wolves 27 20 0 7 885 488 +397 40
4 Rhinoscolours.svg Leeds Rhinos 27 17 1 9 725 561 +164 35
5 Giantscolours.svg Huddersfield Giants 27 16 1 10 758 439 +319 33
6 Hullcolours.svg Hull FC 27 16 0 11 569 584 −15 32
7 HKRcolours.svg Hull KR 27 14 1 12 653 632 +21 29
8 Cruscolours.svg Crusaders RL 27 12 0 15 547 732 −185 24
9 Castleford colours.svg Castleford Tigers 27 11 0 16 648 766 −118 22
10 Bullscolours.svg Bradford Bulls 27 9 1 17 528 728 −200 19
11 Wcatscolours.svg Wakefield Trinity Wildcats 27 9 0 18 539 741 −202 18
12 Redscolours.svg Salford City Reds 27 8 0 19 448 857 −409 16
13 Quinscolours.svg Harlequins RL 27 7 0 20 494 838 −344 14
14 Catalanscolours.svg Catalans Dragons 27 6 0 21 409 747 −338 12
  Teams qualifying for the Play-offs
  Bradford

Source: superleague.co.uk.
Classification: 1st on competition points; 2nd on match points difference.
Competition points: for win = 2; for draw = 1; for loss = 0.

2010 Fixtures and Results[edit]

LEGEND
  Win
  Draw
  Loss

2010 Engage Super League

Date Competition Rnd Vrs H/A Venue Result Score Tries Goals Att TV Report
5 February 2010 Super League XV 1 Giantscolours.svgHuddersfield Giants A Galpharm Stadium L 12-24 Reardon (2), Sheriffe Orford 0/1, Sykes 0/2 9,774 Sky Sports Report
14 February 2010 Super League XV 2 Saintscolours.svgSt. Helens H Odsal Stadium L 6-38 Orford Orford 1/1 10,165 - Report
19 February 2010 Super League XV 3 Cascolours.pngCastleford Tigers H Odsal Stadium W 41-22 Kearney (2), Halley, Scruton, Sheriffe, Sykes, Whitehead Orford 6/7, Orford 1 DG 8,019 Sky Sports Report
26 February 2010 Super League XV 4 Redscolours.svgSalford City Reds A The Willows W 7-0 Menzies Orford 1/2, Sykes 1 DG 3,806 - Report
5 March 2010 Super League XV 5 Wigancolours.svgWigan Warriors H Odsal Stadium W 22-20 Orford (2), Hall, Kearney Orford 3/4 9,244 Sky Sports Report
13 March 2010 Super League XV 6 Wolvescolours.svgWarrington Wolves A Halliwell Jones Stadium L 8-33 Lynch, Sykes Orford 0/2, Sykes 0/1 10,434 Sky Sports Report
19 March 2010 Super League XV 7 Hullcolours.svgHull F.C. A KC Stadium L 6-18 Reardon Sykes 1/1, Godwin 0/1 14,466 - Report
26 March 2010 Super League XV 8 Quinscolours.svgHarlequins RL H Odsal Stadium W 19-12 Kearney, Menzies, Platt Orford 3/4, Orford 1 DG 7,153 - Report
1 April 2010 Super League XV 9 Rhinoscolours.svgLeeds Rhinos A Headingley Stadium D 20-20 Nero (2), Halley, Menzies Orford 2/5 17,244 Sky Sports Report
5 April 2010 Super League XV 10 Cruscolours.svgCrusaders RL H Odsal Stadium W 20-16 Hall, Halley, Nero, Platt Orford 2/4, Sykes 0/1 7,853 - Report
10 April 2010 Super League XV 11 Catalanscolours.svgCatalans Dragons A Stade Aimé Giral W 36-14 Sheriffe (3), Kearney, Lynch, Menzies Orford 5/7, Sykes 1/1 8,884 - Report
25 April 2010 Super League XV 12 HKRcolours.svgHull Kingston Rovers H Odsal Stadium W 40-4 Kearney (2), Sheriffe (2), Lynch, Whitehead Orford 8/8 9,234 - Report
1 May 2010 Magic Weekend 13 Cruscolours.svgCrusaders RL N Murrayfield Stadium L 0-19 - - 26,642 Sky Sports Report
14 May 2010 Super League XV 14 Wcatscolours.svgWakefield Trinity Wildcats A Belle Vue W 29-10 Nero (2), Godwin, L'Estrange, Menzies Sykes 4/6, Sykes 1 DG 5,381 Sky Sports Report
23 May 2010 Super League XV 15 Rhinoscolours.svgLeeds Rhinos H Odsal Stadium L 12-26 Platt, Whitehead Sykes 2/3 11,995 Sky Sports Report
6 June 2010 Super League XV 16 Giantscolours.svgHuddersfield Giants H Odsal Stadium L 6-52 Menzies Sykes 1/1 8,156 - Report
13 June 2010 Super League XV 17 Cruscolours.svgCrusaders RL A Racecourse Ground L 20-44 Halley, Nero, Whitehead, Worrincy Sykes 2/4 2,979 Sky Sports Report
19 June 2010 Super League XV 18 Wolvescolours.svgWarrington Wolves H Odsal Stadium L 28-40 Halley, Kearney, L'Estrange, Menzies, Nero Sykes 4/5 8,128 Sky Sports Report
27 June 2010 Super League XV 19 Cascolours.pngCastleford Tigers A The Jungle L 22-28 Kearney, Menzies, Platt, Whitehead Sykes 3/4 5,482 - Report
4 July 2010 Super League XV 20 Hullcolours.svgHull F.C. H Odsal Stadium L 22-28 Nero (2), Addy, Kearney Sykes 3/4 8,411 - Report
9 July 2010 Super League XV 21 Quinscolours.svgHarlequins RL A Twickenham Stoop L 18-35 Crossley, Sykes, Whitehead Sykes 3/3 3,152 - Report
18 July 2010 Super League XV 22 Redscolours.svgSalford City Reds H Odsal Stadium L 26-30 Finigan (2), Menzies, Reardon, Whitehead Addy 3/5 6,382 - Report
24 July 2010 Super League XV 23 HKRcolours.svgHull Kingston Rovers A Craven Park L 24-49 Finigan (2), Kopczak, L'Estrange, Reardon Addy 2/5 7,854 Sky Sports Report
1 August 2010 Super League XV 24 Catalanscolours.svgCatalans Dragons H Odsal Stadium L 22-24 Lynch, Menzies, Olbison, Platt Sykes 3/4 6,217 - Report
13 August 2010 Super League XV 25 Saintscolours.svgSt. Helens A Knowsley Road L 12-60 Sheriffe, Worrincy Sykes 2/2 9,032 - Report
21 August 2010 Super League XV 26 Wcatscolours.svgWakefield Trinity Wildcats H Odsal Stadium W 38-28 Godwin (2), Kearney, Lynch, Menzies, Whitehead Sykes 7/7 7,437 - Report
3 September 2010 Super League XV 27 Wigancolours.svgWigan Warriors A DW Stadium L 12-34 Kopczak, Lynch Sykes 1/1, Menzies 1/1 17,058 - Report

Player Appearances[edit]

  • Super League Only
FB=Fullback C=Centre W=Winger SO=Stand-Off SH=Scrum Half PR=Prop H=Hooker SR=Second Row L=Loose Forward B=Bench
No Player 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27
1 Dave Halley FB FB FB FB FB FB FB Injury icon 2.svg W W W W W FB FB FB FB W W Injury icon 2.svg W Injury icon 2.svg FB FB FB FB Injury icon 2.svg
2 Rikki Sheriffe W W W W Injury icon 2.svg W W W Injury icon 2.svg W W W W W W W W W W W W W Injury icon 2.svg W W W W
3 Paul Sykes C C C C C C SO SO SO SO SO SO SO SO SO SO SO SO SO SO SO Red card.svg Red card.svg SH SH C C
4 Chris Nero C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C C Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg
5 Stuart Reardon W W W W W W W W W Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg W W W W Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg W Injury icon 2.svg W W Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg
6 Brett Kearney SO SO SO SO SO SO SH FB FB FB FB FB FB SH Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg SH FB FB FB FB SO Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg SO SO SO
7 Matt Orford SH SH SH SH SH SH Injury icon 2.svg SH SH SH SH SH SH Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg
8 Nick Scruton P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg B P P
9 Heath L'Estrange H H H H H H H H H H H H H H SH SH H H H SH H H H H H H SH
10 Andy Lynch P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P P Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg P P P P P P P P P
11 Steve Menzies L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L L C L L L L SO SO C L C
12 Glenn Hall SR B B B B SR B B B B B B B B B SR P P P P B B B B Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg B
13 Jamie Langley SR SR SR SR SR Injury icon 2.svg SR SR SR SR SR Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg SR SR SR SR L SR L SR L
14 Wayne Godwin B B B B B B B B B B B B B B H H B L B H B B B L B B H
15 Michael Platt x x x x x x C C C C C C Injury icon 2.svg C C C Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg C C C C C C C C FB
16 Michael Worrincy B B B x B B Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg B Injury icon 2.svg B B SR B B SR SR B SR B B SR B SR SR SR
17 Danny Sculthorpe Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg
18 Craig Kopczak B B B B B B B B B Injury icon 2.svg B B B B B B B B B B P P P P P B B
19 Jason Crookes x x x x W x x x x x x x C x x x x x x x x x x x W W x
20 Elliott Whitehead x SR SR SR SR SR SR SR SR SR SR SR SR SR SR SR SR SR SR B SR SR SR SR SR B SR
22 James Donaldson B x x B x B B B B B B SR SR B SR Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg
23 Steve Crossley x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x B B x B B B B B Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg
24 Tom Olbison x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x B x x x x B B B B B
29 Joe Wardle x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x B C x x x x x x x x x x
31 Cain Southernwood x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x SH SH Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg
32 Danny Addy x x x x x x x x x x x x x x B B B B B B SH SH SH Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg SH B
33 Vinny Finigan x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x x FB W W B x W

Captain sports.svg = Captain

Injury icon 2.svg = Injured

Red card.svg = Suspended

Challenge Cup[edit]

LEGEND
  Win
  Draw
  Loss
Date Competition Rnd Vrs H/A Venue Result Score Tries Goals Att TV Report
18 April 2010 Cup 4th Ramscolours.svgDewsbury Rams A Rams Stadium W 50-0 Hall (2), Kearney (2), Addy, Godwin, L'Estrange, Scruton, Whitehead Orford 5/7, Addy 2/2 3,995 - Report
8 May 2010 Cup 5th Leigh colours.svgLeigh Centurions H Odsal Stadium W 58-16 Nero (3), Menzies (2), Godwin, Hall, Kearney, Sykes, Worrincy Sykes 8/9, Hall 1/1 4,250 - Report
30 May 2010 Cup QF Wolvescolours.svgWarrington Wolves H Odsal Stadium L 22-26 Halley, Menzies, Nero, Sheriffe Sykes 3/4 7,092 BBC Sport Report

Player appearances[edit]

FB=Fullback C=Centre W=Winger SO=Stand Off SH=Scrum Half P=Prop H=Hooker SR=Second Row L=Loose Forward B=Bench
No Player 4th 5th QF
1 Dave Halley FB FB FB
2 Rikki Sheriffe W W W
3 Paul Sykes x SO SO
4 Chris Nero x C C
5 Stuart Reardon Injury icon 2.svg W Injury icon 2.svg
6 Brett Kearney SO SH Injury icon 2.svg
7 Matt Orford SH Injury icon 2.svg SH
8 Nick Scruton P P P
9 Heath L'Estrange B H H
10 Andy Lynch Injury icon 2.svg P P
11 Steve Menzies C C C
12 Glenn Hall P L SR
13 Jamie Langley L Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg
14 Wayne Godwin H B B
15 Michael Platt C B W
16 Michael Worrincy SR SR B
17 Danny Sculthorpe Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg Injury icon 2.svg
18 Craig Kopczak B B B
19 Jason Crookes W x x
20 Elliott Whitehead SR SR SR
22 James Donaldson x B L
23 Steve Crossley x x x
24 Tom Olbison B x x
29 Joe Wardle x x B
31 Cain Southernwood x x x
32 Danny Addy B x x
33 Vinny Finigan x x x

2010 squad statistics[edit]

  • Appearances and Points include (Super League,Challenge Cup and Play-offs) as of 3 September 2010.
No Player Position Age Previous Club Apps Tries Goals DG Points
1 Dave Halley Fullback N/A Bradford Bulls Academy 26 6 0 0 24
2 Rikki Sheriffe Wing N/A Quinscolours.svgHarlequins RL 27 9 0 0 36
3 Paul Sykes Centre N/A Quinscolours.svgHarlequins RL 27 4 48 2 114
4 Chris Nero Centre N/A Giantscolours.svgHuddersfield Giants 26 13 0 0 52
5 Stuart Reardon Wing N/A Wolvescolours.svgWarrington Wolves 17 5 0 0 20
6 Brett Kearney Stand Off N/A Cronulla colours.svgCronulla Sharks 25 14 0 0 56
7 Matt Orford Scrum Half N/A Manly Sea Eagles colours.svgManly Sea Eagles 14 3 36 2 86
8 Nick Scruton Prop N/A Rhinoscolours.svgLeeds Rhinos 24 2 0 0 8
9 Heath L'Estrange Hooker N/A Manly Sea Eagles colours.svgManly Sea Eagles 30 4 0 0 16
10 Andy Lynch Prop N/A Castleford colours.svgCastleford Tigers 27 6 0 0 24
11 Steve Menzies Second Row N/A Manly Sea Eagles colours.svgManly Sea Eagles 30 14 1 0 58
12 Glenn Hall Second Row N/A Manly Sea Eagles colours.svgManly Sea Eagles 28 5 1 0 22
13 Jamie Langley Loose Forward N/A Bradford Bulls Academy 20 0 0 0 0
14 Wayne Godwin Hooker N/A Hullcolours.svgHull F.C. 30 5 0 0 20
15 Michael Platt Fullback N/A Castleford colours.svgCastleford Tigers 21 5 0 0 20
16 Michael Worrincy Second Row N/A Quinscolours.svgHarlequins RL 25 3 0 0 12
17 Danny Sculthorpe Prop N/A Wcatscolours.svgWakefield Trinity Wildcats 0 0 0 0 0
18 Craig Kopczak Prop N/A Bradford Bulls Academy 29 2 0 0 8
19 Jason Crookes Centre N/A Bradford Bulls Academy 5 0 0 0 0
20 Elliott Whitehead Second Row N/A Bradford Bulls Academy 29 9 0 0 36
22 James Donaldson Loose Forward N/A Bradford Bulls Academy 14 0 0 0 0
23 Steve Crossley Prop N/A Bradford Bulls Academy 7 1 0 0 4
24 Tom Olbison Second Row N/A Bradford Bulls Academy 7 1 0 0 4
29 Joe Wardle Centre N/A Bradford Bulls Academy 3 0 0 0 0
31 Cain Southernwood Scrum Half N/A Wcatscolours.svgWakefield Trinity Wildcats 2 0 0 0 0
32 Danny Addy Loose Forward N/A Bradford Bulls Academy 12 2 7 0 22
33 Vinny Finigan Wing N/A Bradford Bulls Academy 5 4 0 0 16

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

2010 transfers in/out[edit]

In

Name Position Signed from Date
Glenn Hall Second Row Manly Sea Eagles colours.svgManly Sea Eagles June 2009
Heath L'Estrange Hooker Manly Sea Eagles colours.svgManly Sea Eagles July 2009
Brett Kearney Stand Off Cronulla colours.svgCronulla Sharks October 2009
Stuart Reardon Winger Hullcolours.svgHull FC October 2009
Danny Sculthorpe Prop Wcatscolours.svgWakefield Trinity Wildcats October 2009
Matt Orford Scrum-half Manly Sea Eagles colours.svgManly Sea Eagles November 2009
Cain Southernwood Scrum-half Wcatscolours.svgWakefield Trinity Wildcats April 2010

Out

Name Position Club Signed Date
Terry Newton Hooker Wcatscolours.svgWakefield Trinity Wildcats July 2009
Glenn Morrison Second Row Wcatscolours.svgWakefield Trinity Wildcats July 2009
Ben Jeffries Stand Off Wcatscolours.svgWakefield Trinity Wildcats September 2009
David Solomona Second Row Wolvescolours.svgWarrington Wolves September 2009
Matt Cook Second Row HKRcolours.svgHull Kingston Rovers September 2009
Matt James Prop Quinscolours.svgHarlequins RL September 2009
Semi Tadulala Wing Rugby Union September 2009
Sam Burgess Prop South Sydney colours.svgSouth Sydney Rabbitohs September 2009
Paul Deacon Scrum-half Wigancolours.svgWigan Warriors November 2009
Kieran Hyde Scrum-half Wcatscolours.svgWakefield Trinity Wildcats April 2010

References[edit]