Leeds hoping to keep momentum with Rovers cup tie

Adam Cuthbertson. Credit: RL Photos

Leeds Rhinos will be hoping to keep the momentum when they take on Hull KR in the Quarter Finals of the Challenge Cup.

The Rhinos came overcame a 10-0 half-time deficit to beat Huddersfield Giants last time out.

Meanwhile, the Robins pushed the in-form league leaders all the way to Golden Point extra time. Although they lost 21-20 in the end.

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Rhinos Head Coach Richard Agar has made several changes ahead of this one.

The Rhinos welcome back Adam Cuthbertson, while Jarrod O’Connor and Sam Walters could make their debuts.

Meanwhile, Matt Prior, Rhyse Martin, Luke Briscoe, Tom Holroyd and Alex Mellor are all available again after being part of the seven players needing to stand down ast week.

Leeds will be without the suspended Alex Sutcliffe and Brad Dwyer, as well as Bodene Thompson, Brett Ferres and James Harrison who are cup-tied.

Hull KR welcome back Jamie Ellis into the team, who replaces the suspended Jordan Abdull.

Robbie Mulhern is also back in the squad after injury. He replaces Joe Keyes.

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The match kicks off at 8.15pm, and the referee will be Liam Moore.

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