Widnes Vikings 24-22 Batley Bulldogs

Sunday 31st July 2011
KO: 15:00 - Round: 18

24-22 FT

HT: 16 20

Attendance: 3,873

Official: M Thomason

Venue: Stobart Stadium Halton

  • Widnes Vikings

  • Tries
    Ben Kavanagh, Paddy Flynn, Joe Mellor, Kevin Penny,

  • Goals
    Steve Tyrer 4,

  • Drop Goals

  • Batley Bulldogs

  • Tries
    Paul Mennell, Daley Williams, Jonny Campbell, Sean Hesketh,

  • Goals
    Paul Handforth 3,

  • Drop Goals

Official Report / Commentary


Widnes climb to third

Widnes leapfrogged Batley into third in the Co-operative Championship with a 24-22 win at the Stobart Stadium.

Ben Kavanagh, Paddy Flynn, Joe Mellor and Kevin Penny all crossed, with Steve Tyrer landing four goals.

Paul Mennell, Daley Williams, Jonny Campbell and Sean Hesketh got the Batley tries.


  • 74: GOAL! scored for Widnes by Steve Tyrer
  • 61: GOAL! scored for Widnes by Steve Tyrer
  • 61: TRY! scored for Widnes by Kevin Penny
  • 55: GOAL! scored for Batley by Paul Handforth
  • 37: GOAL! scored for Widnes by Steve Tyrer
  • 37: TRY! scored for Widnes by Joe Mellor
  • 35: Interchange On for Batley, George Flanagan On
  • 35: Interchange Off for Batley, Kris Lythe Off
  • 33: Interchange On for Widnes, MacGraff Leuluai On
  • 33: Interchange Off for Widnes, Shane Grady Off
  • 32: Interchange Off for Batley, Alex Bretherton Off
  • 32: Interchange On for Batley, Mark Toohey On
  • 31: TRY! scored for Batley by Sean Hesketh
  • 31: GOAL! scored for Batley by Paul Handforth
  • 27: Interchange On for Widnes, David Allen On
  • 27: Interchange Off for Widnes, Simon Finnigan Off
  • 25: Interchange On for Widnes, Dom Crosby On
  • 25: Interchange Off for Widnes, Ben Kavanagh Off
  • 24: TRY! scored for Widnes by Paddy Flynn
  • 22: Interchange Off for Batley, Craig Potter Off
  • 22: Interchange On for Batley, Adam Robinson On
  • 20: Interchange On for Widnes, Richard Varkulis On
  • 20: Interchange Off for Widnes, Steve Pickersgill Off
  • 16: TRY! scored for Batley by Jonny Campbell
  • 12: Interchange Off for Batley, Byron Smith Off
  • 12: TRY! scored for Batley by Daley Williams
  • 12: Interchange On for Batley, Sean Hesketh On
  • 6: TRY! scored for Batley by Paul Mennell
  • 6: GOAL! scored for Batley by Paul Handforth
  • 3: TRY! scored for Widnes by Ben Kavanagh
  • 3: GOAL! scored for Widnes by Steve Tyrer
  • Head to Head

    Tries:

    Vikings 4
    Bulldogs 4

    Goals:

    Vikings 4
    Bulldogs 3