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Castleford

(kăs`əlfərd), town (1991 pop. 39,308), Wakefield metropolitan district, central England, at the junction of the Aire and Calder rivers. It is a suburb of LeedsLeeds,
city and metropolitan borough (1991 pop. 445,242), N central England, on the Aire River. It lies between one of England's leading manufacturing regions on the west and south and an agricultural region on the north and east.
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. Chartered in 1955, Castleford has bottleworks, chemical works, and collieries. The site of an ancient Roman town lies within its borders.
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Castleford looked favourites when they led 22-14 in the second half but the Wolves came back to make certain of finishing in seventh spot.
Reduced to 12 men, Castleford struggled to keep Wakefield out but held on to clinch a win which consolidates their fourth place in the table.
Salford led 10-8 with just seconds of the clash remaining, before Webster crashed over in the corner to secure Castleford a 14-10 victory and keep Salford 12th in the table.
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But Castleford were not finished and wing Wainwright went over as they held firm to claim just their second win of the season.
Leroy Cudjoe's late try set up a tense finish but Castleford hung on and go back into the play-off places.
My focus has been on beating Castleford, not joining them.
The deal was announced by Wakefield chairman Michael Carter, who said: "With Paul signing for Castleford next year there was an opportunity to bring Scott here, which suited all parties and, with the cooperation of the Castleford Tigers, we managed to get the deal done quickly.
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A late Giants comeback had sent Castleford crashing out of the competition at the quarter-final stage.
CASTLEFORD stormed to their second straight win by crushing Engage Super League newcomers Salford at The Jungle.
CASTLEFORD climbed up to third in the table with a first away win over Catalans Dragons in Perpignan.

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