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Ben Calland and Luke Fowden have signed new deals with Rochdale for the 2021 campaign.
Calland joined the Hornets ahead of the 2020 season from Oldham, scoring four tries in as many appearances.
Fowden originally joined the club in 2016 before appearing again for the Hornets this year.
Rochdale coach Matt Calland said: “Ben’s attitude has been first class since signing with the club.
“He is very strong with ball in hand and is sound defensively. I’m expecting a big season from him in 2021.
“I am delighted to have Luke onboard for next season. He is developing nicely and has great punch in his carries.
“He is another local lad who has a great appetite for the game and I look forward to working with him again.”
FEATHERSTONE Rovers front-rower and rising academy star Luke Cooper has signed a new two year deal at the club.
HALIFAX head coach Richard Marshall has once again been shortlisted for the 2017 Championship coach of the year.
HULL KR winger Ben Cockayne is moving from the field to the commercial team as he looks to build a career off the pitch.
SWINTON Lions have a new chairman and his name is Andy Mazey, a successful business man and who works as the head of the SR Waite Group.