Wigan Warriors Women roundup: Kris Ratcliffe's side defeated by York City Knights Ladies in their second Challenge Cup group game

Wigan Warriors Women suffered a heavy 46-0 defeat against York City Knights Ladies in their second Challenge Cup group game.

Kris Ratcliffe’s started the competition with a victory over Bradford Bulls last week, but could not follow that up with another win at the LNER Stadium on Sunday.

The Warriors failed to register a try, and despite their defensive efforts, they could not keep the home side out.

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Savannah Andrade, Hollie Dodd and Ashleigh Hyde all went over in the first half for York, as they went into the break with a 16-0 lead.

Wigan Warriors Women were defeated by York

Wigan did threaten a few times in the opening 40 minutes, but couldn’t find a way through.

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The Knights ran in a further unanswered 30 points in the second half, as they continued their dominant display.

Within six minutes of the restart, Dodd had completed her hat-trick, as she went over twice in quick succession.

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Sinead Peach also scored a brace, while Liv Whitehead added the final try of the game.