PR: Beverley vs Wigan St Judes

The relegation battle resumes this Saturday for the Blue and Golds when Wigan St Judes are the visitors to the Potting Shed for a 2.30 pm kick-off.

The stakes are high for these 2 close rivals, with Beverley occupying 11th place on 6 points as against the visitors 9th place on 9 points. Beverley were edged out by 14-10 in the corresponding fixture at Wigan back in May.

On the playing front the club, are pleased to welcome back an old boy of the club and product of the Beverley Braves in the shape of Will Wallis from Sheffield Eagles.

With the forecast good for the weekend, club officials hoping for the backing of a big crowd. The visitors are thought to be bringing 2 coachloads to town on Saturday which will add to the atmosphere.

Team: S Smith, B English,S Beardshaw, R Hudson, J Norman, G Anfield, L Poskitt, S Roe, B Howdle, J Hart-Fisher, W Wallis, A Nutall, J Morley. Subs: J Dobson, H Cooke, B Atkin, S Connolly.

Nick Robinson