Leeds were held to a close score at half-time at 10-8. But opened up and took a convincing win in the second period and now have a week off whilst Hull KR get another chance next week though they will be without the unfortunate Chev Walker stretchered off in the first half with a broken leg. Leeds will be confident they can be all comers thanks to the final score of:
Leeds 44-8 Hull KR
Tries: Smith 2, Webb, Lauitiiti 2, Peacock, Hall, Senior Goals: Sinfield 3, Smith 2
Hull KR (8) 8
Tries: Fitzhenry Goals: Dobson 2
Leeds: Webb, Donald, Smith, Senior, Hall, McGuire, Burrow, Leuluai, Diskin, Peacock, Jones-Buchanan, Ablett, Sinfield.
Replacements: Lauitiiti, Kirke, Bailey, Worrall.
Hull KR: Fitzhenry, Fox, Walker, Welham, Colbon, Cooke, Dobson, Fozzard, Fisher, Wheeldon, Newton, Vella, I’Anson.
Replacements: Lovegrove, Netherton, Gene, Taylor.
Referee: S Ganson (St Helens)