Match Report

Saturday 25th June 2016, 15:00
League 1 - Round: 13

Coventry Bears

(14) 14

Coventry Bears

Newcastle Thunder

32 (16)

Newcastle Thunder

3 Tries

Grant Beecham, Charlie O'Mara, Eddie Medforth,


Tries 6

Peter Fox 2, Evan Simons, Vincent Rennie, Ali Blair, Dan Parker,

1 Goals

Joel James,


Goals 4

Benn Hardcastle 4,

0 D Goals



D Goals 0


Attendance:   Official: J McMullen  Venue: Butts Park Arena

Full Time Report

Newcastle Thunder too strong for Coventry Bears

Peter Fox scored a brace of tries as Newcastle Thunder produced an impressive second-half display to secure a 32-14 win at Coventry Bears.

The visitors held a narrow 16-14 advantage at the break following tries from Fox, Evan Simons and Vincent Rennie, with Grant Beecham, Charlie O'Mara and Eddie Medforth crossing for the Bears.

Ali Blair touched down for Newcastle early in the second half and further scores from Dan Parker and Fox sealed victory.