Leeds maintained their unbeaten start to the season after a hard-fought win away to a spirited Hull KR side. Rhinos opened the scoring on four minutes through Carl Ablett, but Rovers came back with a converted try from full-back Lee Briscoe, then Two Michael Dobson penalties extended the home side’s lead to 10-4 at the break, but Leeds levelled the score through Ryan Hall after 48 minutes and a Kallum Watkins try sealed the win on 72 minutes giving the final score of:
Hull KR 10-19 Leeds
Tries: Briscoe Goals: Dobson 3 Drops:
Tries: Ablett, Hall, Watkins Goals: Sinfield Drops: Sinfield
Rhys Lovegrove is held by Leeds Rhinos Kevin Sinfield, Jamie Jones-Buchanan and Kyle Leuluai
Hull KR: Fox, Briscoe, Welham, Webster, Colbon, Cooke, Dobson, Fozzard, Fisher, Aizue, Newton, Galea, Murrell, Fitzhenry, Lovegrove, Netherton, Cockayne, Mills.
Leeds: Donald, Smith, Senior, Hall, McGuire, Leuluai, Buderus, Peacock, Jones-Buchanan, Sinfield, Diskin, Bailey, Kirke, Ablett, Burgess, Gibson, Allan, Watkins, McShane.