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February 27, 2018
LEATHER: “We’re Taking It Week By Week, Looking To Improve As Individuals And Collectively”

NORTH WALES CRUSADERS assistant coach Jonny Leather is hopeful of progress this season following a positive start to the year. Leather joined the Crusaders coaching staff alongside head coach Mike Grady at the beginning of the 2017 season, and says that he’s enjoying his time at the club: “I’m now into my second year coaching…

February 27, 2018
Atherton Looking Forward To Workington Clash

FOLLOWING an impressive display against Keighley Cougars, North Wales Crusaders’ Simon Atherton is looking forward to Sunday’s Betfred League One clash away to Workington Town. Atherton scored three tries, leading the Crusaders to comeback from 24-6 down at half-time to claim a 28-24 victory over the Cougars. Speaking about the game, Atherton said: “It was…

February 26, 2018
Grady Happy With Challenge Cup Victory As Attention Turns To Workington Town

NORTH WALES CRUSADERS head coach Mike Grady was delighted with his side’s comeback in Sunday’s 28-24 Ladbrokes Challenge Cup victory over Keighley Cougars. However, he insist that his squad won’t get carried away as attention turns back to the league, and a trip to face Workington Town on Sunday. The Crusaders came from 24-6 down…

February 26, 2018
PREVIEW: Workington Town V North Wales Crusaders

MIKE GRADY’S North Wales Crusaders side will travel to Cumbria on Sunday where they will face Workington Town in a Betfred League One clash at Derwent Park. Both sides enter Sunday’s game on the back of Challenge Cup victories, but will now be turning their attention back to the league following disappointing starts. Team News:…

February 25, 2018
Crusaders Complete Challenge Cup Comeback Against Cougars

NORTH WALES CRUSADERS completed a stunning comeback to send Keighley Cougars crashing out of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup at the Queensway Stadium following a 28-24 victory. Mike Grady’s side trailed 24-6 at the break, however, an impressive second-half performance saw the Wrexham-based side score 22 unanswered points to book their place in the fourth round….