Action from Wakefield Hawks' landmark game against Farnley Falcons

In Pictures: Landmark game for new Wakefield Hawks team

New club Wakefield Hawks, established in memory of 14-year-old Evan Hawksworth, who died from injuries sustained during a Stanley Rangers juniors match in 2017, played their first ever open age match last weekend.

The new Wakefield team took on Farnley Falcons at the Hawks’ new base at Sandal RUFC, on Standbridge Lane on Saturday.

Action from Wakefield Hawks' landmark game against Farnley Falcons

1. First Outing

Action from Wakefield Hawks' landmark game against Farnley Falcons
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Wakefield Hawks' Darren Emmett on the attack

2. Hard Fought

Wakefield Hawks' Darren Emmett on the attack
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Jordan Walker tests the Falcons' defence

3. Go Forward

Jordan Walker tests the Falcons' defence
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Hawks' Josh Fletcher is tackled

4. Wrapped Up

Hawks' Josh Fletcher is tackled
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