Latrell Mitchell‘s Walgett have been overwhelmed by the Newcastle All Blacks within the closing of the Koori Knockout on the NSW south coast.
Former NRL participant Ben Barba opened the scoring for Walgett, earlier than Newcastle hit again with the subsequent two tries Cuban Piper and Callan Briggs to steer 12-6 on the break.
Barba turned supplier after the break, however Mitchell’s sideline conversion was waved away to maintain Newcastle’s lead intact at 12-10. The All Blacks would ultimately go on to win the ultimate 22-16.
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“We prepare for it, we work laborious for it, and it paid off for us,” NAB captain Scott Briggs advised NITV in an emotional post-match interview.
“Simply so pleased with the younger fellas we’re bringing by way of our basis.”
After enjoying a starring position earlier within the event, Mitchell was subdued within the closing by the All Blacks.
Earlier on, Dunghutti Connexions edged out Newcastle Yowies within the girls’s closing, holding on to win 8-6 regardless of a Newcastle strive within the dying seconds.
Having received this 12 months’s Koori Knockout, the All Blacks could have internet hosting rights for subsequent 12 months’s occasion.
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