John Bateman auctions boots for Mose Masoe

John Bateman helped Wigan to an impressive 34-6 victory against Wakefield - and then made a touching gesture.

Thursday, 1st April 2021, 8:18 pm
John Bateman celebrates his first try since returning to Wigan

This round of Super League fixtures has been dedicated to Mose Masoe, who suffered a serious spinal injury more than a year ago.

And afterwards, forward Bateman decided to auction his match boots to raise funds for the former Hull KR prop.

Bateman told Sky Sports: "With the round being dedicated to Mose, I'm going to put these up for auction.

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"Anyone out there who wants to put a bid in, it will go to Mose and his family. It's only a small thing but every penny helps."

Masoe said he was "humbled" by the gesture.