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Defence is key after Oakford’s arrival.

Tom Watkins believes new signing Sam Oakford will help Telford Tigers maintain their record as having the tightest defence in the English Premier League. Oakford was unveiled as a surprise addition to the Telford squad yesterday, following his departure f

Watkins wants patience against Phoenix.

Tigers coach Tom Watkins will call for patience from his side in Saturday night’s encounter with a short-handed Manchester Phoenix outfit. The county men face Manchester at Telford Ice Rink (6pm) in a repeat of their opening league fixture, which the Ti

Marcus Maynard released by Telford Tigers.

Telford Tigers coach Tom Watkins has thanked Marcus Maynard for his efforts, after the long-serving defenceman was released from his contract. Maynard, 29, spent over four seasons with Telford Tigers, after joining from Nottingham Lions in 2012. Watkins s

A welcome to fans – enjoy the game!.

Telford Tigers will welcome hundreds of new fans to tonight’s clash with Basingstoke Bison – and coach Tom Watkins has urged them to “make as much noise as possible”. A new community drive by the club has seen youth groups and sporting clubs take

Tigers told away form is key to continuing win run.

Tigers coach Tom Watkins believes away form could hold the key to a sustained assault on the English Premier League title this season. The Telford men have won all four of their league games so far, but enjoyed more comfortable success during games in Bas