Catalans Dragons move into the Super League semi-finals for the first time since 2009 after beating Huddersfield Giants 18-16.
have progressed into the last four of the Super League playoffs after beating Catalans Dragons 18-16 in a tense preliminary semi-final at the John Smith's Stadium. Huddersfield Giants 's try on 69 minutes swung the clash back in the Dragons' favour as the French outfit reached the semi-final stage for the first time in five years. Ben Pomeroy
Nothing could separate the pair at the break as both teams went in with 10 points apiece.
and Daryl Millard touched down to cancel out Michael Oldfield 's early opener for the hosts, before they drew level through Jodie Broughton on 27 minutes. Aaron Murphy
In a tightly contested second half, the Giants moved ahead on 62 minutes through
, but the pendulum swung back toward the Dragons when Pomeroy crossed shortly after to seal the win and their first semi since 2009. Luke Robinson
Result: Huddersfield too good for Bradford