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1. Rugby the act of an attacking player touching the ball down behind the opposing team's goal line, scoring five or, in Rugby League, four points
2. American football an attempt made after a touchdown to score an extra point by kicking a goal or, for two extra points, by running the ball or completing a pass across the opponents' goal line
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Hull FC rallied in the second half, with newcomers Ben Galea, a former Rovers captain, and Jason Crookes scoring their first tries for the club but Eden grabbed his second 10 minutes from the end to seal their fate.
There were further tries for Mark Popham, Phil Lane, Paul Davies, and Kyle Palm while Elliot Clements-Hill converted ten out of 11 kicks at goal.
Clwb Rygbi's powerful pack gained two tries for prop Geraint Morgan and smart back play saw Llyr Garner and Rhodri Jenkins also go over with Rhydian Garner kicking 10 points, though Saracens full-back Nick Morgan scored a try and then Robert Scrimshaw added a superb touchdown to his conversion and penalty.
Andy Dunne replied with two tries for Quins, who also scored through Ugo Monye and Will Greenwood.