6th August 2018, 09:53 | league_1

Betfred League 1: Round 20 Action

Betfred League 1: Round 20 Action

Bradford Bulls and York City Knights are the two teams going head to head for automatic promotion from Betfred League 1.

Ethan Ryan continued his impressive try-scoring form for Bulls, he scored a hat-trick in their 46-0 victory over Whitehaven who are chasing the top five.

Knights hosted North Wales Crusaders at Bootham Crescent, Connor Robinson is currently at the top of the goals and points leader board, he added to his tally on Sunday scoring a try and five goals as Knights won 30-0.

Four teams that are currently chasing the top five are level on 26 points; Oldham, Doncaster, Hunslet and Whitehaven.

Hunslet beat West Wales Raiders 86-6 on Saturday, Josh Tonks scored four tries while Joe Sanderson scored 13 goals.

Oldham beat Hemel Stags 60-28 at Pennine Way, Danny Langtree, Paul Crook and Lee Kershaw all scored two tries each.

Doncaster, currently in fifth gained a vital two points at Coventry Bears, they beat Bears 46-4 at Butts Park Arena.

Newcastle Thunder are six points behind the top five, they beat London Skolars at Kingston Park on Sunday 46-14, Tee Ritson and Lewis Young both scored a brace for Thunder.

Workington remain in third place two points clear of the chasing pack, as they beat Keighley Cougars 34-12, Elliot Miller scored a hat-trick for Town.