Australian Nigel Roy scored the only touchdown to ruin Hull FC’s opening night at KCOM Stadium
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.
March 7, 2003: Hull FC 4-10 London Broncos
London Broncos produced one of their finest defensive efforts of the summer era to ruin Hull’s opening Super League game at their new home, KCOM Stadium.
It was all a far cry from the Boulevard as Hull attracted a record 12,901 crowd for the fixture but most fans went home bitterly disappointed after Tony Rea’s tough-tackling team kept the hosts tryless while claiming their first win of the season, 10-4.