Tigers Masterclass Tames the Warriors
Daryl Powell's Castleford Tigers are emerging as the real thing in 2017. By far the best attack, averaging over forty per game, and the second best defence fully justify their table topping start to the season. But round eight sent them to the DW Stadium to take on a Wigan Warriors side who were still smarting after a defeat against Leeds last weekend,which saw them drop out of the top four.
The Warriors needed the win to get back into the top four but a victory for the Tigers would lift them two points clear at the top of the table.
With Wigan and Castleford currently joint favourites to lift the 2017 this was the game of the round.
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