Leeds Rhinos vs Hull Kingston Rovers

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Recap

Hull KR It was a tough encounter at Headingley on Friday night but Leeds Rhinos came out on top 22-18.

In a tight first half, the West Yorkshire club were 8-0 to the good after a converted try from Kallum Watkins and a penalty goal courtesy of Liam Sutcliffe.

After the restart, James Greenwood notched a converted score before Mantellato levelled matters with a penalty goal of his own.

Sutcliffe edged Leeds ahead once more through a penalty before James Segeyaro made it a two score game with a timely try in the final quarter.

James Donaldson cut the deficit with seven minutes remaining but former Penrith hooker Segeyaro had the nous to complete his brace and seal the win for Brian McDermott’s men.

George Lawler notched a consolation try for the visitors with a minute left on the clock.

 

Results

TeamTriesConversionsFGPointsOutcome
LEE35022Win
HKR33018Loss

LEE

Position T G P DG

HKR

Position T G P DG
T
0
0
G
0
0
P
0
0
DG
0
0

Venue

Headlingley Carnegie Stadium
7 Greyshiels Ave, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS6 3DR, UK