RYLAND SHARKS - ROUTE TO THE FINAL 2019
Preliminary Round – Ince Rose Bridge (H). Result 58-0.
Rose Bridge from the NWC were the visitors with the Sharks running out comfortable 58-0 winners on a crisp January morning.
1st Round – Wigan St Cuthberts (H) – Bye.
Unfortunately Wigan St Cuthberts were unable to fulfil this fixture and requested not to compete in the 2019 National Cup handing Rylands a bye.
2nd Round – Wigan St Judes (H). Result 66-6
Rylands impressive in an 11 try win versus fellow NWC Premier Division side Wigan St Judes.
Quarter Final – Featherstone Lions (A) Result 22-0
A tough encounter against a strong Fev side, Rylands demonstrating the resilience that the team is built upon. A hard fought win away from home built on uncompromising defence.
Semi Final – West Hull (A). Result 38-0
Faced with a tough West Hull side who wanted to move the ball about, the game was in the balance for the first 15 mins before the Sharks took a grip of the contest running in 7 tries in total to book their place in the final.