Toronto Wolfpack open Super 8s qualifiers with win over Halifax RLFC


Andy Ackers and Andrew Dixon had a strive every because the Toronto Wolfpack kicked off the Super 8s qualifiers with a 14-0 win over Halifax RLFC on Sunday.

Gaz O’Brien provided the remainder of the factors with a penalty and two conversions.

The transatlantic crew is probably seven video games away from securing promotion to the top-flight Super League with the win.

Toronto completed first within the third-tier League 1 in 2017 and topped the second-tier Betfred Championship this yr with a 20-2-1 report. Halifax was fourth at 16-6-1.

Whereas the highest eight groups within the Super League combat it out to see which two make it to the Grand Ultimate, the underside 4 Super League franchises be part of the highest 4 Championship sides within the so-called Super 8s qualifiers.

The eight groups play one another as soon as. The highest three finishers will earn standing within the Super League whereas No. four will tackle No. 5 in what’s dubbed the Million Pound Recreation to see who joins them.

Toronto hosts the Hull Kingston Rovers subsequent on Aug. 18. Hull would be the first Super League crew to play at Lamport Stadium.



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