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A RIP … a gasp … and a hell – for – leather Rugby League game freezes to a standstill. With the click of his shutter, photographer Roland Hicklin pinpoints magnificently a moment of utter anti – climax.
It happened when Salford were at home to Hunslet before an eager crowd of thousands. Then Hunslet scrum – half was stripped of his defences.
Ball in hand, shorts in shreds, he trots forward apologetically while a Salford player shrugs in hopeless resignation