SLIDESHOW: Pirates vanquish Knights

Scarborough Pirates player-coach Adam Lee was delighted with his side’s 22-16 success and also the manner of their Yorkshire Mens League premier division victory at Eastway against Kippax Knights.

Lee said: “It was a good win and a tough game. We were holding on for dear life at the end of the game.

Scarborough Pirates take on Kippax Knights. Picture: Paul Atkinson

Scarborough Pirates take on Kippax Knights. Picture: Paul Atkinson

“Discipline was the key in the end, because they were trying to wind us up and get a reaction.

“I was happy that the lads just concentrated on the game.

“Our kicking game was also excellent, with Tom Ratcliffe making a return to to team.

“It was a windy day as well, so that pretty much ruled out any attractive rugby.”