Points’ deduction on Bradford Dudley Hill upheld

Dudley Hill have failed in their appeal against a four-points deduction imposed by Kingstone National Conference League bosses for playing an ineligible player. The Bradford outfit fielded Martin Southwell in the Division Two fixture at Shaw Cross Sharks in June, which was won by the visitors 22-16. It transpired, however, that although Southwell had fully served a two-match suspension his…

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Crosfields consolidate

CROSFIELDS have leapfrogged Hull Dockers into fifth spot in the Kingstone Press National Conference League’s Second Division, courtesy of a 48-6 victory last night over bottom side Askam. A full report will feature in Monday’s League Express, together with a comprehensive round up of Saturday’s action. Result Wednesday 14 August 2019 DIVISION TWO Crosfields 48 Askam 6 Fixtures Saturday 17…

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Ups and downs in the NCL to be resolved on Saturday?

The first promotion and relegation issues in the 2019 Kingstone Press National Conference League campaign could be determined at the weekend. Dewsbury Moor Maroons will be relegated from Division One if they fail to beat visitors Featherstone Lions. And, in Division Two, West Bowling and Ince Rose Bridge will be promoted as the top two if they emerge victorious from…

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How they’re faring in the NCL

NATIONAL CONFERENCE LEAGUE RECORDS After matches played Saturday 3 August 2019 LONGEST WINNING RUN PREMIER DIVISION: 7 games – THATTO HEATH CRUSADERS. DIVISION ONE: 6 games – STANNINGLEY. DIVISION TWO: 6 games – WEST BOWLING. DIVISION THREE: 3 games – Batley Boys’ six-match winning run came to an end with Saturday’s 16-16 draw at Leigh East. The Boys and Woolston…

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Into the final straight…

Title, promotion, play-off and relegation issues are coming to a head in the Kingstone Press National Conference League and results this Saturday could have a crucial bearing on end-of-season placings. Fixtures Saturday 3 August 2019 PREMIER DIVISION Hunslet Club Parkside v Underbank Rangers Kells v Leigh Miners Rangers Thatto Heath Crusaders v Rochdale Mayfield Wath Brow Hornets v Lock Lane…

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How they’re faring in the NCL

NATIONAL CONFERENCE LEAGUE RECORDS After matches played Saturday 27 July 2019 LONGEST WINNING RUN PREMIER DIVISION: 6 games – THATTO HEATH CRUSADERS. DIVISION ONE: 5 games – STANNINGLEY. DIVISION TWO: 5 games – WEST BOWLING. DIVISION THREE: 6 games – Heworth’s nine-match winning run came to an end with Thursday’s home defeat at the hands of Drighlington. BATLEY BOYS, with…

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