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Wigan up for physical battle - Bullock

30th March 2019, 15:27 by Bobbie Jackson

Joe Bullock is expecting a physical test against Catalans Dragons on Sunday but feels Wigan Warriors can prevail.

The 26-year-old was called up to the England Performance Knights squad on Tuesday and he's hoping to cap off the week with victory in the Super League.

Bullock, who was snapped up by Wigan during the off-season, has been a revelation – featuring in all seven of their games – and he is relishing the chance to go up against Catalans this weekend.

Both clubs have endured a mixed start to the term but Bullock is confident they can claim a crucial victory to kick start their campaign.

The Blackpool-born prop said: "They are notoriously a big and strong team, but that's one of the challenges to deal with their assets.

"They're going to have some weaknesses that we can exploit and we're hoping to do that on Sunday."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Bobbie Jackson is a reporter with an in-depth knowledge of football at all levels. A Blackpool supporter, Bobbie is also a keen rugby union, boxing, MMA and UFC follower.

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