BROUGHTON PARK 21 LIVERPOOL ST HELENS 34
Liverpool St Helens produced their best display of the season to beat long-
This was a day when the LSH pack really showed what they can do with an almost perfect performance at scrums, lineouts and in the loose, particularly with their driving mauls. Consequently the home side had to make do with fractured possession and rely on their strong running backs on the counter attack.
LSH seized the initiative from the start when in the 4th minute a well-
Broughton Park then enjoyed a good spell, pressuring the LSH line only to be initially denied until they too, scored from a catch and drive in the 27th minute. 5-
Both sides successfully landed penalties, 16-
Wilson then added another with six minutes left when he again caught everyone unawares by scooting around the blind side of a scrum to score by the right hand corner flag. 16-
15 Kean 14 Heslop 13 Cunliffe M 12 Rawsthorne 11 Hodson 10 Filson 9 Wilson D 1 Williamson 2 Houlton 3 Fryer
4 Royle P 5 Gore 6 Kearns 7 Burrows 8 Potter Reps; 16 Wilson G 17 Donlevy 18 Thompson.