Match Report

Sunday 13th September 2015, 15:00
League 1 - Round: 22

Newcastle Thunder

(10) 22

Newcastle Thunder

North Wales Crusaders

50 (24)

North Wales Crusaders

4 Tries

Jason Tali, Dayne Craig, Sonny Esslemont, Matty Beharrell,


Tries 9

Jonny Walker, Rob Massam, Alex Thompson, Tommy Johnson, Andrew Oakden 3, Christiaan Roets, Lee Hudson,

3 Goals

Benn Hardcastle 3,


Goals 7

Tommy Johnson 5, Jamie Dallimore 2,

0 D Goals



D Goals 0


Attendance:   Official: S Ansell  Venue: Kingston Park, Newcastle

Full Time Report

Andrew Oakden hat-trick helps lift North Wales into the play-offs

Andrew Oakden scored a hat-trick as North Wales claimed a Kingstone Press League One play-off spot with a 50-22 win at Newcastle Thunder.

The Crusaders ran in nine tries in total at Kingston Park with Tommy Johnson scoring one of them and adding five goals.

Johnny Walker, Rob Massam, Alex Thompson, Christiaan Roets and Lee Hudson also got on the scoresheet as the Welsh side leapfrogged Rochdale to take fifth place in the table.