Super League Throwbacks: Castleford vs Hull FC, Leeds vs Wigan and Catalans vs London Broncos | Rugby League News |

Super League Throwbacks: Castleford vs Hull FC, Leeds vs Wigan and Catalans vs London Broncos | Rugby League News |

Super League Throwbacks: Castleford vs Hull FC, Leeds vs Wigan and Catalans vs London Broncos | Rugby League News |

Andy Hay played for Leeds and Castleford and was the assistant coach at Hull FC – Three of the Super League sides featured on Sky Sports this week. He also produced a key moment in one of this week’s throwbacks…

Ahead of this week’s Super League fixtures live on Sky Sports, rugby league researcher Ian Proctor looks at some previous meetings between the sides and picks out some memorable moments.

May 5, 2003: Castleford 26-26 Hull FC

A classic at the Jungle ended all-square after the Tigers erased an 8-26 deficit on a Bank Holiday afternoon when luckless Matt Crowther suffered a broken leg on his 29th birthday.

Chris Chester starred for Hull, Richie Barnett scored two tries and ex-Cronulla ace Colin Best crossed for a fine try – but it was Danny Orr who inspired the comeback from the home side with two touchdowns before Damian Gibson’s 79th-minute effort, converted by Wayne Bartrim, ensured a share of the spoils.

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