Hull KR vs Halifax RLFC: Preview

7th September 2018, 12:43

Hull KR vs Halifax RLFC: Preview

By Jacob Kilbride

The Match

Halifax RLFC recommence their travels as they make the trip to the KCOM Craven Park to face Hull KR in the Betfred Super 8s Qualifiers.

Halifax are currently winless from their opening three Qualifiers matches whilst Hull KR recorded their second win from three away at Leeds Rhinos last weekend.

Team News

Halifax’s injury problems continued to mount last weekend when loanee forward Jordan Baldwinson and Simon Grix suffered a MCL ligament and cheek bone injuries respectively.

Baldwinson is ruled out until the end of the season and Grix misses out of this weekend's clash. Kieren Moss is also unavailable for selection and is unable to play against his parent club.

Richard Marshall places his trust in his younger squad members with Connor Davies, Frazer Morris and Jordan Syme included whilst James Saltonstall returns from a hamstring strain.


Hull KR: Adam Quinlan, Junior Vaivai, Danny McGuire, Nick Scruton, Shaun Lunt, Mose Masoe, Maurice Blair, James Greenwood, Ben Kavanagh, Lee Jewitt, Chris Clarkson, Tommy Lee, Robbie Mulhern, Liam Salter, Chris Atkin, Justin Carney, Joel Tomkins, Todd Carney, Craig Hall

Halifax RLFC: Chester Butler, Liam Cooper, Connor Davies, Jacob Fairbank, Dan Fleming, Shane Grady, Ben Heaton, Ben Johnston, Sion Jones, Ben Kaye, Will Maher, Brandon Moore, Frazer Morris, Scott Murrell, James Saltonstall, Will Sharp, Jordan Syme, Adam Tangata, James Woodburn-Hall


This week on FaxTV, Richard Marshall reflects on last weekend's defeat to Salford whilst Sion Jones and Connor Davies talk about their inclusions in the 19-man squad.

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