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RECAP: Wakefield 24 Saints 20


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    SAINTS paid a heavy price for some sloppy defence and poor discipline in losing 24-20 at Wakefield.
  • They gave themselves a mountain to climb after Mark Percival had given them an early 6-0 lead.
  • Four tries in quick succession - from Ben Jones-Bishop, Reece Lyne , Justin Horo and Bill Tupou gave the home side a 22-6 lead.
  • Tommy Makinson crossed in the corner to get Saints a toe-hold and then Percival took Ben Barb'a pass to make 22-14 at thge break.
  • Saints were first out of the blocks in the second half when Luke Douglas crashed over on 47 minutes, but they failed to add to that tally.
  • Wakefield had the last word with a Liam Finn penalty goal.

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