Walker closes in on 1,500 points milestone

Patch Walker has scored 1,498 points in his career, including 416 for Batley.
Patch Walker has scored 1,498 points in his career, including 416 for Batley.

Batley Bulldogs half-back Patch Walker requires just two more points to reach the 1,500 milestone for his career.

Walker kicked three goals in last Friday’s 18-10 victory over Dewsbury Rams, which saw him pass the 400 points mark in Batley colours.

He went on to add 12 points from a try and four goals in Monday’s victory at Sheffield Eagles, moving his career total on to 1,498.

Walker has now scored 416 points for Batley, from six tries, 195 goals and two drop goals between 2016-2018.

He previously scored 225 for Sheffield Eagles, from 20 tries, 71 goals and three drop goals between 2013-2015 and amassed 857 points for Dewsbury Rams between 2007-2012 from 25 tries, 378 goals and a drop goal.