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Matthew Elliott: 2000's 'Wide to West' try The One That Got Away

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It's one of the most iconic scores in Super League history: an epic try right at the death of St Helens versus Bradford in the play-offs, in which Chris Joynt dotted down after a dazzling, audacious play from the hosts, whose snatched win was accompanied by Eddie Hemmings' famous commentary: 'it's wide to West! It's wide to West!'. Matthew Elliott, Bradford coach that day, fell to the floor in horror, but is back on his feet and joined by Hemmings himself to discuss the encounter, his hugely successful time with the Bulls, and how - sometimes - you have to place your own disappointment to one side and applaud a magical sporting moment...

It's one of the most iconic scores in Super League history: an epic try right at the death of St Helens versus Bradford in the play-offs, in which Chris Joynt dotted down after a dazzling, audacious play from the hosts, whose snatched win was accompanied by Eddie Hemmings' famous commentary: 'it's wide to West! It's wide to West!'. Matthew Elliott, Bradford coach that day, fell to the floor in horror, but is back on his feet and joined by Hemmings himself to discuss the encounter, his hugely successful time with the Bulls, and how - sometimes - you have to place your own disappointment to one side and applaud a magical sporting moment...

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