RESULTS: 2023 Betfred Championship Round 26

COMP UK CHAMP

All the results and scorers from the penultimate round.

All listed times are AEST (NSW/QLD/VIC/ACT).


RELATED: See the full list of 2023 Betfred Championship Draw and Results.


Newcastle Thunder 36 Barrow Raiders 24
Venue: Kingston Park, Newcastle
Crowd: 904
Date: Sunday 17 September 2023 at 12:00am

Newcastle Thunder (36)
Tries: Gideon Boafo 2, Alexander Donaghy 2, Paddy Burns, Alex Clegg, Connor Bailey
Goals: Nikau Williams 4/7

Barrow Raiders (24)
Tries: Andrew Bulman 2, Luke Broadbent, Adam Jackson
Goals: Ryan Shaw 4/4

Newcastle: Donaghy, Johnson, Walsh, Walker, Boafo; Bailey, Williams; Chapelhow, Davies, Chapelhow, Tuliatu, Clegg, Walton. Int: Burns, Simons, Lightowler, Rushworth.
Barrow: Cresswell, Shaw, Toal, Broadbent, Bulman; Sammut, Johnston; Evans, Wood, Worthington, Emslie, Stack, Wilkinson. Int: Carter, Jackson, Corkill, Billington.


Toulouse Olympique XIII 16 Featherstone Rovers 29
Venue: Stade Ernest-Wallon, Toulouse
Crowd: 2603
Date: Sunday 17 September 2023 at 3:00am

Toulouse Olympique (16)
Tries: Sitaleki Akauola, Robin Brochon, Benjamin Laguerre
Goals: Jake Shorrocks 2/3

Featherstone Rovers (29)
Tries: Craig Hall, Joey Leilua, Mark Kheirallah, Connor Jones, Thomas Lacans
Goals: Mark Kheirallah 4/5
Field Goals: Thomas Lacans 1

Toulouse: Santo, Marcon, Laguerre, Armitage, Laguerre; Shorrocks, Brochon; Belmas, Gahan, Biscarro, Lima, Stefani, Marion. Int: PĂ©lissier, Akauola, Bretherton, Skoundri.
Featherstone: Kheirallah, Hall, Leilua, Hankinson, Gale; Lacans, Ford; Lockwood, Wildie, Cozza, Day, Taylor, Smith. Int: Jones, Davies, Moors, Bussey.


Keighley Cougars 22 Halifax Panthers 23
Venue: Cougar Park, Keighley
Crowd: 2367
Date: Monday 18 September 2023 at 12:00am

Keighley Cougars (22)
Tries: Mo Agoro 2, Mark Ioane, Charlie Graham
Goals: Oscar Thomas 3/6

Halifax Panthers (23)
Tries: Lachlan Walmsley 2, James Woodburn-Hall, Alex Sutcliffe
Goals: Louis Jouffret 3/5
Field Goals: Louis Jouffret 1

Keighley: Young, Agoro, Storey, Sa'u, Graham; Spence, Thomas; Ioane, Gaylor, Kesik, Robson, Adebiyi, Trout. Int: Rush, Walker, Lynam, Bibby.
Halifax: Woodburn-Hall, Walmsley, McComb, Crooks, Saltonstall; Jouffret, Keyes; Larroyer, Moore, Murray, Kavanagh, Gee, Fairbank. Int: Inman, Tangata, Lannon, Sutcliffe.


London Broncos 10 Bradford Bulls 12
Venue: The Cherry Red Records Stadium, Wimbledon
Crowd: 1158
Date: Monday 18 September 2023 at 12:00am

London Broncos (10)
Tries: Alex Walker, Henry Raiwalui
Goals: Corey Norman 1/2

Bradford Bulls (12)
Tries: Jayden Myers 2
Goals: Jordan Lilley 2/4

London: Walker, Grant, Bassett, Hoyes, Macani; Raiwalui, Norman; Albert, Davis, Butler, Lovell, Natoli, Parata. Int: Leyland, Williams, Stock, Leyland.
Bradford: Holmes, Blackmore, Myers, Gill, Tindall; Gaskell, Lilley; Lawrence, Jowitt, Doro, Butler, Arundel, Baitieri. Int: Flanagan, Appo, Scurr, Rogers.


Swinton Lions 21 Whitehaven RLFC 20
Venue: Heywood Road, Sale
Crowd: 1315
Date: Monday 18 September 2023 at 12:00am

Swinton Lions (21)
Tries: Jordy Gibson 2, Kenny Baker
Goals: Dan Abram 4/5
Field Goals: Jordy Gibson 1

Whitehaven RLFC (20)
Tries: Dion Aiye, Chris Taylor, David Eccleston, Curtis Teare
Goals: Josh Rourke 2/4

Swinton: Abram, Romeo, Lloyd, Bruines, Lepori; Butterworth, Gibson; Bennion, Roby, Brogan, Cox, Foster, Hall. Int: Baker, Case, Rodden.
Whitehaven: Rourke, Eccleston, Taylor, Dixon, Teare; Carter, Doran; Castle, Newton, Ainley, Holliday, Lanskey, Hill. Int: Aiye, Phillips, Singleton, Spencer-Tonks.


Widnes Vikings 18 Sheffield Eagles 38
Venue: DCBL Stadium, Widnes
Crowd: 2961
Date: Monday 18 September 2023 at 12:00am

Widnes Vikings (18)
Tries: Kieran Dixon 2, Adam Lawton
Goals: Kieran Dixon 3/3

Sheffield Eagles (38)
Tries: Aaron Murphy 2, Anthony Thackeray, Cory Aston, Jack Hansen, Evan Hodgson
Goals: Cory Aston 7/7

Widnes: Owens, Ince, Fleming, Edge, Dixon; Lyons, Gilmore; Field, Fozard, Lawton, Wilde, Grady, Brown. Int: Farnworth, Davies, Walker, Roberts.
Sheffield: Laulu-Togaga'e, Jones-Bishop, Oakes, Glover, Dawson-Jones; Aston, Thackeray; Kirk, Hansen, Dickinson, Murphy, Sene-Lefao, Hodgson. Int: Gwaze, Wood, Broadbent, Liu.


York RLFC Knights 15 Batley Bulldogs 14
Venue: LNER Community Stadium, York
Date: Tuesday 19 September 2023 at 4:45am

York Knights (15)
Tries: AJ Towse, Joe Brown, Oliver Pratt
Goals: Liam Harris 1/3
Field Goals: Liam Harris

Batley Bulldogs (14)
Tries: Dale Morton, Lucas Walshaw, Jimmy Meadows
Goals: Dale Morton 1/3

York: Brown, Towse, Clarkson, Pratt, Harrison; Dee, Harris; Ta'ai, Jubb, Fitzsimmons, Field, Kirmond, Thompson. Int: Michael, Pauli, Santi, Pemberton.
Batley: McGowan, Morton, Hodson, Buchanan, Kear; Meadows, Woods; Gledhill, Blake, Reilly, Manning, Walshaw, White. Int: Ward, Senior, Flynn, Burton.


Table after Round 26

#TeamPWDLB+/-Pts
1Featherstone262402073248
2Toulouse261808043936
3Sheffield2616010022132
4Bradford2615110010431
5London261501104030
6Halifax2614111012829
7York26140120-1328
8Batley26140120-2728
9Widnes261301301926
10Barrow2681170-18817
11Whitehaven2680180-31616
12Swinton2680180-32316
13Keighley2680180-32516
14Newcastle2651200-49111

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Top Tryscorer
Lachlan Walmsley (34)

Top Pointscorer
Cory Aston (222)