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Miners Rangers start cup defence
3:25pm Tuesday 8th July 2014 in Sport
Bradford Dudley Hill 18 Leigh Miners Rangers 42
HOLDERS Leigh Miners Rangers booked their place in the Kingstone Press Cider National Conference Challenge Trophy quarter-finals with a win at Bradford Dudley Hill.
However, the Premier Division outfit were pushed all the way by their Division Two opponents who were level at 10-10 at the break.
Nathan Kitson and Neil Wall, two, crossed for the hosts’ touchdowns as Simon Sewell landed three goals.
Miners full-back Jonathan Youds was again in the points with a try and five goals, while the visitors’ other tries came from Andrew Groves, Sean McDonald, Jack Probert, James Muir, Scott O’Brien, Tom Parkinson and Tom Farrimond.