Match Report

Sunday 19th July 2015, 15:00
League 1 - Round: 15

York City Knights

(18) 40

York City Knights

Newcastle Thunder

8 (4)

Newcastle Thunder

7 Tries

Ed Smith 2, Jonny Presley, Kristian Brining 3, Brad Nicholson,


Tries 2

Dayne Craig, Macauley Hallett,

6 Goals

James Haynes 6,


Goals 0


0 D Goals



D Goals 0


Attendance: 450  Official: D Merrick  Venue: Heworth ARLFC

Full Time Report

Knights crush Thunder

Kristian Brining claimed a hat-trick of tries to help York City Knights keep pace with the Kingstone Press League 1 leaders thanks to a 40-8 victory over Newcastle Thunder.

Ed Smith and Jon Presley crossed for York with James Haynes adding the extras before Dayne Craig got Newcastle into the game.

Brining then ran in his treble in addition to scores from Smith and Brad Nicholson and Haynes added four more goals as York completely dominated.

Macauley Hallett claimed a late consolation try for the Thunder.