Crusaders suffer nine-try defeat

Doncaster 48-12 North Wales Crusaders

Crusaders crashed to a nine tries to two defeat at the hands of league leaders Doncaster in Co-Operative Championship 1 at the Keepoat Stadium.

Leon Brennan and substitute Andrew Moulsdale got the Crusaders tries with a goal from Tommy Johnson.

The Doncaster tries came from Chris Spurr, Craig Fawcett, Grant Edwards, Lee Waterman (2), Carl Hughes, Nathan Powley and Danny Cowling (2).

South Wales Scorpions 32-10 Gateshead Thunder

Thomas Morgan and Nathan Mossop scored two tries each to seal the Scorpions' fourth win of the season at The Gnoll.

Alan Pope and Stuart Owens also went over as the Scorpions saw off Gateshead by six tries to two.

Shaun Owens kicked three goals and Mossop one.