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Northern Bulldogs bounce back in Canterbury Premiership

The Northern Bulldogs have bounced back from their Round One loss to record a forty point victory over the Eastern Eagles in Round Two of the Canterbury Premiership.

Played at Murphy Park in Kaiapoi, the Bulldogs exerted their dominance of the Eagles club to record their 54 – 14 victory.

In other matches played, defending Premiers, the Linwood Keas, defeated the Riccarton Knights at Crosbie Park, whilst the Hornby Panthers and Celebration Lions also continued their undefeated starts to the 2021 season.

RESULTS:
Bartercard Canterbury Premiership:

Hornby Panthers 34 – 14 Papanui Tigers
Linwood Keas 44 – 14 Riccarton Knights
Northern Bulldogs 54 – 14 Eastern Eagles
Celebration Lions 24 – 22 Halswell Hornets

ISC Sportswear Canterbury Cup:
Hornby Panthers 8 – 42 Marist/Papanui
Linwood Keas 78 – 12 Burnham Chevaliers
Northern Bulldogs 20 – 0 Eastern Eagles
Halswell Hornets 50 – 12 Ashburton Barbarians
Woolston Rams 20 – 18 Shirley Hawks