Wales Under-19s win Rugby League bronze in test event

Wales Under 19s pictured with their bronze medals
Wales Under 19s beat Canada 20-8 to win bronze at the Commonwealth Rugby League Championship

Wales Under-19s won bronze at the inaugural Commonwealth Rugby League Championship in Glasgow.

The two-day tournament was played as an exhibition sport for the Commonwealth Games featuring U19s nine-a-side teams from eight nations.

Papua New Guinea took gold beating Australia 22-8 in the final.

Wales, made up entirely of players from the South Wales Scorpions, beat Canada in the bronze medal match 20-8 and Scotland beat England to finish fifth.

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