In a nutshell
Bradford outclassed their Championship opposition with 11 well-taken tries.
How it unfolded
6’ – A superb solo effort from Luke Gales from 30 metres out sees the half-back go over under the sticks. He converts his own try: 6-0.
16’ – Adam O’Brien makes a break to put in Brett Kearney, who flies over after racing past the Oldham defence. Gale adds the two: 12-0.
18’ – Gale running the show and crosses for a second score, this time supporting an Elliot Kear break. The Englishman converts: 18-0.
23’ – Kenny Hughes responds for the visitors, who take advantage of back-to-back sets. Lewis Palfrey adds the extras: 18-6.
38’ – Dale Ferguson, making a return from injury earlier than scheduled, makes a 40m break, finished by Wales international Elliot Kear. Gale converts: 24-6.
43’ – O’Brien leaps over from dummy half to extend the Bulls’ lead. Gale converts: 30-6.
46’ – Danny Addy adds another try, with Gale kicking his sixth conversion: 36-6.
57’ – Elliot Kear makes another break to put in Adam Henry. Gale fails to add the extras: 40-6.
59’ – Adam Henry returns the favour, putting Elliot Kear over. Gale kicks it this time: 46-6.
67’ – A Luke Gale break is finished by Jamie Foster, who bring up the 50. Gale misses the kick: 50-6.
74’ – Luke Gale completes his hat-trick and then adds the extras: 56-6.
77’ – Ferguson scores on his debut to put the Bulls past 60 points. Gale misses the conversion: 60-6.
Want more Rugby League news and features? Subscribe to the online version of League Express newspaper and Rugby League World magazine. You can also connect with Total Rugby League on the social media platform of your choice.
|Click below to read League Express & Rugby League World online now|
|Comment on this story on our Fans Forum|