Salford thrash Giants to keep top four hopes alive

Salford Red Devils kept their top four hopes alive with a comprehensive 52-14 victory over Huddersfield Giants. Gareth O’Brien slotted an early penalty goal before Kris Welham and Tyrone McCarthy’s tries saw Salford race into a 14-0 lead. Manu Vatuvei added a third try before Welham’s second and Niall Evalds score continue the hosts dominance. Jermaine McGillvary pulled a try…

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Wigan go third after victory at 12-men Hull

Wigan Warriors fought off a gutsy comeback from 12-men Hull FC to move into third place with a 30-22 win. Marc Sneyd knocked over an early penalty before tries for Oliver Gildart and Mahe Fonua saw the game tied at 6-6. George Williams nudged Wigan ahead before Liam Watts was sent off for an incident involving Michael McIlorum with just…

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Castleford ease to victory over Leeds

Ben Roberts scored two tries as Castleford Tigers sealed a 38-24 derby win over Leeds Rhinos. Kallum Watkins gave Leeds an early lead however Greg Eden levelled matters almost instantly. A brace from Roberts alongside tries for Jake Webster and Alex Foster saw the Tigers race away into an unassailable lead before the break. Jamie Jones-Buchanan crossed for the first…

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London push Warrington desperately close

Warrington Wolves overcame a massive scare at London Broncos to all-but secure their Super League status with a 40-38 win. Quickfire tries from Kieran Dixon, Andy Ackers and Jarrod Sammut saw London race into the lead in the opening 15 minutes. Tom Lineham got Warrington onto the board before George King brought them back to within a score on the…

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Gale seals win for Castleford at Huddersfield

A dominant second half display saw Castleford Tigers seal a 24-16 victory at Huddersfield Giants. Jake Webster crashed over for the opening try but Oliver Roberts responded for the Giants 10 minutes later. Paul Clough eased over to give Huddersfield a half time lead, with Jordan Rankin adding a penalty goal on the hooter. Ben Roberts crossed to restore parity…

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Leigh ease to crucial victory at Dragons

Leigh Centurions’ survival hopes received a massive boost with a 30-6 win at fellow Super League side Catalans Dragons. A quickfire Adam Higson brace saw Leigh move into an early 10-point lead before Harrison Hansen and Matty Dawson were denied by the video referee. Cory Paterson extended the advantage after the break with Josh Drinkwater adding the Centurions’ fourth after…

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Warrington pushed all the way by part-time Halifax

Warrington Wolves made it three wins from three in the Qualifiers with a hard-fought 22-8 victory over part-time Halifax. Peta Hiku crossed after 20 minutes in a surprisingly tight first half before Halifax defied the odds to level the game through Chester Butler. Chris Hill regained Warrington’s lead after the restart but ‘Fax and Butler wouldn’t go away as the…

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Gaskell treble helps Giants beat Hull

Lee Gaskell scored a hat-trick as Huddersfield Giants moved to within three points of the top four with a 46-18 victory at Hull FC. Gareth Ellis marked his 450th appearance with the opening try before Darnell McIntosh responded for the visitors. Gaskell crashed over to put Huddersfield in front for the first time with Alex Mellor adding his side’s third…

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