Halifax RLFC 30-28 Sheffield Eagles
Halifax edge past Sheffield
Winger Tom Saxton, who has joined Halifax on loan from Featherstone, scored two tries to help his new side to a 30-28 Kingstone Press Championship win over Sheffield Eagles, the defending champions who have now suffered back-to-back defeats.
Halifax's other tries came from Gareth Potts, Luke Ambler and Steve Tyrer, who also kicked five goals.
Matt Garside scored two tries for the Eagles, with others coming from Menzie Yere, Scott Turner and Dominic Brambani, who also kicked four goals.