Rovers coach Sharp: It was a magnificent response in second-half

Featherstone coach Jon Sharp was delighted with his side’s spirited second-half fightback in Sunday’s 42-28 defeat at Super League club Castleford Tigers in the first pre-season match for both teams.

Championship side Rovers trailed 30-0 at half-time but they bounced back to win the second-half 28-12.

Featherstone coach Jon Sharp.

Featherstone coach Jon Sharp.

Sharp said: “I was really pleased. It was a magnificent response in the second-half.”

Here is a video of Sharp’s comments at the after-match press conference at the Mend-A-Hose Jungle.