Hunslet squad named for Sunday’s top of the table clash

Hunslet RLFC‘s Head Coach Gary Thornton has today named his squad to face London Skolars in round seven of Betfred League 1.

The game which sees top of the table Hunslet face third place Skolars will take place at the South Leeds Stadium this Sunday (28 April 2019) 3pm kick off. Tickets: £15, £10 (concessions), under 16s free.

Returning to the squad is Nathan Chappell (suspension), Jon Luke Kirby on loan from Huddersfield Giants and Marcus Webb, dropping out are Charlie Martin (illness), Aiden Hema and Nyle Flynn.

Top of the table Hunslet have won their last eight home meetings with London Skolars. The capital sides’ last victory at South Leeds Stadium was a 50-16 National League Two win on 21 July, 2008. London Skolars’ Lamont Bryan has scored a try in each of his sides’ last three meetings with Hunslet.

The full Hunslet squad is:

  • 1 Jimmy Watson
  • 2 Gareth Potts
  • 3 Tom Ashton
  • 4 Ben Heaton
  • 5 Dale Bloomfield
  • 9 Jack Lee
  • 10 Adam Robinson
  • 11 Josh Tonks
  • 13 Mike Emmett
  • 14 Ryan Wright
  • 15 Michael Haley
  • 16 Zach Braham
  • 17 Dan Hawksworth
  • 20 Vila Halafihi
  • 21 Reece Dean
  • 22 Danny Nicklas
  • 23 Nathan Chappell
  • 25 Marcus Web
  • Jon Like Kirby (loan)


This post is based on a press release issued by Hunslet RLFC