No joy for Leigh Centurions at Featherstone Rovers

First published in Centurions

LEIGH Centurions fell to an opening day defeat in the Championship.

Paul Rowley's side returned over the Pennines with a 38-6 loss to Featherstone Rovers at the Big Fellas Stadium.

The game was over as a contest before Martyn Ridyard crossed for Leigh's solitary try in the second half.

Rovers, beaten Grand Finalists in 2012 and many pundits' favourites for the title this year, were 22-0 ahead before the break.

Their try scorers were Tom Hodson, two, Andy Kain, two, Andrew Ellis, Kyle Briggs and Tommy Saxton.

Send us your news, pictures and videos

Most read stories

Local Info

Enter your postcode, town or place name

About cookies

We want you to enjoy your visit to our website. That's why we use cookies to enhance your experience. By staying on our website you agree to our use of cookies. Find out more about the cookies we use.

I agree