Fylde land fine bonus point victory

Fylde 31, Darlington Mowden Park 25

Saturday, 3rd December 2016, 4:50 pm
Updated Tuesday, 6th December 2016, 12:40 pm
Fylde v Darlington Mowden Park

Fylde ran in four tries as they secured a hard fought victory in National League One at the Woodlands.

There was nothing in it at half-time with the scores level at 14-all;

Fylde made the perfect start with a try by Ben Vernon after only 90 seconds, converted by Greg Smith.

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Darlington MP hit back to make it 14-7 with tries by Ben Frankland and Warren Seals, who also landed two conversions.

In the second half James Barnard put Park ahead with a try before Tom Burtonwood crossed for a Fylde try goaled by Smith.

Seals and Smith swapped penalties and on the hour it was 24-22 to Fylde.

Connor Dever's try and Smith conversion took the score to 31-22 in Fylde's favour.

Seals replied with a late penalty as Fylde hung on for a much-needed and dogged win,