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Leeds v Hull KR

18 Sep 20 0 Comments

Written by Callum Walker

Photo by Sky Sports

Friday 18th September, 20:15, Challenge Cup Quarter-Final, Totally Wicked Stadium, St Helens, Leeds Rhinos versus Hull KR Match Preview

Leeds have won their last two games, including a narrow 13-12 victory over Huddersfield last time out, but Hull KR go into this cup game on the back of a superb 32-18 triumph over Wigan and a narrow 21-20 defeat to high-flying St Helens. Interestingly, these two sides also play each other the week after in the Super League.

Leeds Rhinos

Richard Agar welcomes back a host of stars with Rhyse Martin, Alex Mellor, Matt Prior, Tom Holdroyd and Luke Briscoe all returning as Bodene Thompson, Alex Sutcliffe, Brett Ferres, James Harrison and Brad Dwyer miss out.

21 Man Squad
Tom Briscoe Luke Briscoe
Adam Cuthbertson James Donaldson
Sam Walters Luke Gale
Ash Handley Tom Holroyd
Konrad Hurrell Kruise Leeming
Rob Lui Rhyse Martin
Callum McLelland Richie Myler
Harry Newman MIkolaj Oledzki
Matt Prior Ava Seumanufagai
Liam Sutcliffe Jarrod O’Connor
Alex Mellor

Coach: Richard Agar

Hull KR

Robbie Mulhern comes back in for Tony Smith’s men as does Jamie Ellis who replaces the suspended Jordan Abdull.

21 Man Squad
Daniel Murray Dean Hadley
Elliot Minchella Ethan Ryan
George Lawler Greg Minikin
Harvey Livett Jamie Ellis
Robbie Mulhern Kane Linnett
Matt Parcell Matty Gee
Matty Storton Mikey Lewis
Nathaniel Peteru Shaun Kenny-Dowall
Weller Hauraki Will Dagger
Will Maher Mitch Garbutt

Coach: Tony Smith


Leeds thrashed the Robins 52-10 when the two sides last met in February, but KR had beaten Leeds three times in the last four meetings before that.


Leeds Rhinos by 2

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