Burtonwood Bridge 20 Bolton Mets 22

BURTONWOOD suffered a narrow defeat to Bolton Mets after letting slip a comfortable lead.

The home side took control of the North West Men’s League Division Three game early on with two tries from Chris Ross and one from Andy Forber.

Bolton fought back in the second half and a try from Jos Blackburn Woods was not enough to hold on.

Bridge: Jordan Ross; Tom Roach, Martyn Wakefield, Chris Ross, Liam Batty; Richie Twist, Mike Rafferty; Gaz Whaley, Nathan Fernyhough, Jacob Almond, Ryan Farnan, Rikki St Pier, Andy Shelley. Subs: Jon Hill, Jack Fairclough, Andy Forber, Matt Milling, Jos Blackburn Woods.