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One half of one point. For stock quotes, a half represents one half of $1, or 50¢. For bond quotes, a half represents one half of 1% of par, or $5. For option quotes, a half represents $50.
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Ace half-back Scott Dureau Recommendations London to finish bottom 5pts 4-9 Ladbrokes Catalan to finish above Hull 3pts 10-11 Betfred Catalan +12.
We have spoken about a number of half-backs, but they are too expensive - and to be honest they are pricing themselves out of the market.
You get a chance to learn from the likes of Tommy and JJ and you try and reproduce a bit of it if you're playing half-back.
Brown has the option of switching skipper Paul Wellens into a playmaking role, especially with former Hull full-back Shannon McDonnell available to make his debut, but he is set to start Friday's game at Hull with Jordan Turner and Gary Wheeler after they finished the Widnes match at half-back.
Coach Denis Betts said: "Rhys is a high quality half-back and, despite the fact he's only been over here for two years, he knows the English competition really well and knows how to control his team around a pitch.
Crusaders say they are also close to agreeing a new deal with Hanbury's half-back partner Michael Witt.
Thunder boss Hood was desperately scouring clubs for a loan half-back, but was forced to admit defeat when the pickings turned scarily slim.
French half-back Tony Grigot could make his Harlequins debut in tomorrow's live Super League match against Catalans.
Curran (right) recalled: "Our half-back line was virtually the same since 2003 with myself John Gardiner and Sean Og O hAilpin.
And whoever wins the half-back battle should go on to win the title.
Coach Brian Noble, who got his selections spot-on despite much criticism, was able to turn to talented half-back Richard Horne as a direct replacement, although the Hull youngster was later shifted to full-back when Wellens went off after 62 minutes.
Big things are expected of the former Great Britain international following his move from Catalans Dragons, with his half-back partnership with fellow new arrival Marc Sneyd expected to hold the key to success.