The Hull Derby

Regarded as the toughest match on the calendar, the Hull Derby between Hull FC and Hull Kingston Rovers is without question the biggest Derby in rugby league.

Spilt East and West via the River Hull, the Derby is unique itself in the British game being two sides from the same city, and not an inter-county clash or West Yorkshire airport.

Historically games have always being full blooded, with there being 235 meetings between the old foes. Hull FC hold the all-time bragging rights.

Hull FC Wins 119
Rovers Wins 106
Draws 10
Hull FC Points 3100
Rovers Points 2779

Hull Derby Records

Biggest Score 56 – Hull FC 56 Rovers 12, 19th April 2019
Widest Margin 44 – Hull FC 56 Rovers 12, 19th April 2019
Record Attendance In Hull – 23,004 at the KCOM Stadium, Super League, 02nd September 2007

 

Out of Hull – 95,000 at Wembley, Challenge Cup Final, 1980

Most Hull FC Derby Appearances 32 – Ned Rogers, 1906-25
Most Hull FC Derby Tries 17 – Kirk Yeaman, 2007 – 2016 & 2018
Most Hull FC Derby Goals 56 – Danny Tackle, 2007 – 2013
Most Hull FC Derby Points 128 – Danny Tickle, 2007-2013
Most Hull FC Tries In One Derby 4 – Ivor Watts, 1945-59
Most Hull FC Goals In One Derby 10 – Marc Sneyd, 2015-Present
Most Hull FC Points In One Derby 20 – Marc Sneyd, 2015-Present
  • Connect Four: Hull FC became the first club to reach four Derby victories in a row in the Super League era. They extended that to seven consecutive wins from the 2015 Magic Weekend to 2018 Magic Weekend, with the Airlie Birds going unbeaten in a Derby for over a thousand days.

Hull FC’s competitive record with Hull Kingston Rovers at different grounds

P W D L
The Boulevard 94 55 8 31
KCOM Stadium 14 8 0 6
New Craven Park 20 10 0 10
Old Craven Park 61 21 1 39
Craven Street 21 12 1 8
Boothferry Park 10 7 0 3
Headingley 5 2 0 3
Wembley 1 0 0 1
Millennium Stadium 3 0 0 3
Etihad Stadium 3 1 0 2
St James Park 3 3 0 0
Total 235 119 10 106

Hull FC’s competitive record with Hull Kingston Rovers in the Super League Era

Played W

L

KCOM Stadium

14 8 6

Craven Park

14 7 7
Magic Weekend 9 4

5

Total 37 19

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Hull FC All-time Derby appearances

Ned Rogers 32
Danny Houghton 29
Mick Scott 28
Kirk Yeaman 26
Johnny Whiteley 26
Tommy Harris 24

Hull FC All-time Derby try-scorers

Kirk Yeaman 17
Ivor Watts 15
Clive Sullivan 9
Ned Rogers 9
George Bateson 8
Johnny Whiteley 8

Hull FC’s Year by Year record with Hull Kingston Rovers in the Super League era

N.B. If viewing on a smart phone tilt on it’s side to view all columns. Bold result indicates Hull FC victory.

2019

Venue Comp Result Gate Report
1 Craven Park Super League 16-18 12,100 Click Here
2 KCOM Stadium Super League 56-12 20,044
3 Craven Park Super League 10-18 10,221

2018

Venue

Comp Result Gate

Report

1

Craven Park Super League 30-22 TBC Click Here
2 St James Park Super League 34-22 TBC

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3 KCOM Stadium Super League 16-20 18,000

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2016

Venue

Comp Result Gate

Report

1

Craven Park SL 22-20 11,050

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2

St James Park SL 28-16 TBC Click Here
3 KCOM Stadium SL 36-12 17,481

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2015

Venue Comp Result Gate Report
1 KC Stadium SL 6-20 20,507 Click Here
2 St James Park SL 46-20 40,871  Click Here
3 Craven Park SL 22-12 11,350  Click Here

2014

Venue

Comp Result

Gate

1

Craven Park SL 20-21 10,197
2 Etihad Stadium SL 24-38

36,339

3

KC Stadium SL 28-0

18,104

2013

Venue

Comp Result

Gate

1

KC Stadium SL 10-23 19,064
2 Etihad Stadium SL 22-16

30,793

3 Craven Park SL 38-20

8,874

2012

Venue

Comp Result

Gate

1

KC Stadium SL 36-6 18,979

2

Etihad Stadium SL 30-32

30,763

3 Craven Park SL 32-18

9,086

2011

Venue

Comp Result

Gate

1

Millennium Stadium SL 22-34 29,323

2

KC Stadium SL 36-18

19,754

3 Craven ParK SL 10-17

10,250

2010

Venue

Comp Result Gate

1

Craven Park SL 18-14 10,089
2 KC Stadium SL 20-16

20,079

3 KC Stadium SLPO 4-21

17,699

2009

Venue

Comp Result Gate

1

KC Stadium SL 14-18

22,337

2 Craven Park SL 18-24

9,450

2008

Venue

Comp Result Gate

1

Craven Park SL 10-11 9,284
2 Millennium Stadium SL 17-22

22,000

3

KC Stadium SL 44-18

21,283

4 Craven Park SL 8-36

10,197

2007

Result

Comp Result Gate

1

KC Stadium SL 22-14

23,002

2

Millennium Stadium SL 10-14 32,384
3 Craven Park SL 30-20

9,035

4 KC Stadium SL 6-42

23,004

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