Oldham promoted to the Championship

Oldham secured promotion to the Championship with a narrow victory over Newcastle in the League 1 play-off final.

The Roughyeds posted tries through Danny Langtree, Zac McComb and Jimmy Beckett.

Misi Taulapapa scored a brace for the visitors and Joel Edwards also crossed, but Oldham showed steel in the final quarter to secure a famous 18-14 win.

The games marked Scott Naylor’s last game in charge of the Roughyeds.

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The former Bradford centre steps down following a long spell in charge at the club.