Whitehaven RLFC 12-36 Featherstone Rovers

Sunday 26th April 2015
KO: 15:00 - Round: 10

12-36 FT

HT: 12 10

Attendance: 747

Official: A Sweet

Venue: Recreation Ground

  • Whitehaven RLFC

  • Tries
    Grant Gore, Sam Brooks,

  • Goals
    John Paul Brocklebank 2,

  • Drop Goals

  • Featherstone Rovers

  • Tries
    Nathan Chappell, Thomas Minns 2, Paul Sykes 2, Gareth Moore, Jamie Cording,

  • Goals
    Paul Sykes, Gareth Moore 3,

  • Drop Goals

Official Report / Commentary


Featherstone on the up

Featherstone climbed to to fifth after producing a dominant second-half performance in the Kingstone Press Championship at Whitehaven to run out 36-12 winners.

The Cumbrians led 12-10 at the break thanks to tries from Grant Gore and Sam Brooks, both goaled by John Paul Brocklebank.

First-half tries from Thomas Minns and Paul Sykes had kept Rovers in touch and they both went on to double their tally after the break, while Gareth Moore also touched down twice and Jamie Cording added a sixth try five minutes from the end.


  • 75: GOAL! scored for Featherstone by Paul Sykes
  • 75: TRY! scored for Featherstone by Jamie Cording
  • 71: TRY! scored for Featherstone by Thomas Minns
  • 68: TRY! scored for Featherstone by Gareth Moore
  • 63: TRY! scored for Featherstone by Paul Sykes
  • 63: GOAL! scored for Featherstone by Gareth Moore
  • 51: TRY! scored for Featherstone by Nathan Chappell
  • 51: GOAL! scored for Featherstone by Gareth Moore
  • 40: TRY! scored for Whitehaven by Sam Brooks
  • 40: GOAL! scored for Whitehaven by John Paul Brocklebank
  • 37: TRY! scored for Whitehaven by Grant Gore
  • 37: GOAL! scored for Whitehaven by John Paul Brocklebank
  • 34: Interchange On for Featherstone, Garreth Carvell On
  • 34: Interchange Off for Featherstone, Andy Ellis Off
  • 33: Interchange On for Featherstone, Nathan Chappell On
  • 33: Interchange Off for Featherstone, Jordan Baldwinson Off
  • 25: GOAL! scored for Featherstone by Gareth Moore
  • 25: TRY! scored for Featherstone by Paul Sykes
  • 24: Interchange Off for Whitehaven, Dave Allen Off
  • 24: Interchange On for Whitehaven, Sam Brooks On
  • 21: Interchange Off for Whitehaven, Ben Davies Off
  • 21: Interchange On for Whitehaven, Ted Chaplhow On
  • 19: Interchange Off for Featherstone, Tim Spears Off
  • 19: Interchange On for Featherstone, Alex Foster On
  • 17: Interchange On for Featherstone, Andy Bostock On
  • 17: Interchange Off for Featherstone, Matt James Off
  • 12: Interchange On for Whitehaven, James Newton On
  • 12: Interchange Off for Whitehaven, Grant Gore Off
  • 10: TRY! scored for Featherstone by Thomas Minns
  • Head to Head

    Tries:

    Whitehaven 2
    Rovers 7

    Goals:

    Whitehaven 2
    Rovers 4