Crusaders & Scorpions suffer big defeats

North Wales Crusaders 18-54 Rochdale Hornets

Crusaders conceded nine tries as they were outclassed by Rochdale Hornets.

The Crusaders were 28-4 at the break, but showed some improvement in the second period while being unable to halt the inevitable as the visitors continued to display their superiority.

Kriss Wilkes went over twice for the Crusaders, with Rob Massam and Danny Hulme also touching down.

Doncaster 46-12 South Wales Scorpions

Doncaster continued their unbeaten home run with a rampant win over South Wales Scorpions.

The hosts scored seven tries to the Welsh visitors' two in a one-sided contest at Keepmoat Stadium in which the Scorpions were 26-6 down at the break.

Dalton Grant and Lewis Reece scored the Scorpions' tries.