AMOR AND WILKES FEATURE IN CUMBRIAN DEFEAT

posted on 24 October 2011

Wildcats forwards Kyle Amor and Oliver Wilkes both featured for Cumbria in their narrow defeat to England Knights on Saturday.

Cumbrian captain Kyle Amor crossed the whitewash in a narrow deafeat to the England Knights

Amor captained the Cumbrians in their 26-12 defeat to the Knights, with the prop crossing the whitewash for the hosts as they tested some of England’s brightest young talent to the limit.

Zak Hardaker opened the try scoring for the Knights before Luke Gale added a second after the break ahead of Amor’s four-pointer

Kris Welham and Liam Watts added to the Knights tally, while Brad Singleton scored a late second for Cumbria.

But there was still time for Josh Charnley to cross just before the hooter to round off the win.

Cumbria: Carter, Larkin, Mossop, Harrison, Sharp, Campbell, Holt, Butler, Smith, Amor (captain), Whitehead, Wilkes, Singleton.

England Knights: Riley; Charnley, Hardaker, Welham, Broughton; Myler, Gale; Mossop, Moore, Clough, Clarkson, Westerman (capt), Farrell.

Referee: James Child.

Attendance: 1,163.

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