SMITH TO MISS ELLAND ROAD CLASH

Melbourne Storm will be without their captain and Golden Boot winner Cameron Smith for the Carnegie World Club Challenge against Leeds at Elland Road next month.

Melbourne Storm will be without their captain and Golden Boot winner Cameron Smith for the Carnegie World Club Challenge against Leeds at Elland Road next month. The clash of the champions on February 29 coincides with anticipated arrival of Smith’s first child and he intends to put his family first. "It might be cutting it a bit fine," he told the Sydney Morning Herald. "It would be nice to be over there playing with the boys but I’m going to be putting my child first." You can book your Carnegie World Club Challenge tickets online now to make sure you don’t miss Leeds Rhinos clash with Melbourne Storm at Elland Road on 29th February. Over 39,000 fans were at Elland Road back in 2005 when the Rhinos became World Champions for the first ever time by beating Canterbury Bulldogs however for the clash with Melbourne the capacity will be restricted so demand for tickets is expected to be high. Click here to go direct to the RFL’s online ticketing system to book your ticket for this historic clash. Tickets can also be booked in person from the Headingley Carnegie ticket office or by phoning 08700 606050. Adult tickets for the game start from just £17 behind the posts and just £9 for concessions which includes over 65’s, students with a valid student card and juniors aged 16 and under. These are the ticket prices:

Area of GroundAdultsConcessions
Behind posts (Nth and Sth) – Upper tier£20£10
Behind posts (Nth and Sth) – Lower tier£17£9
Centre Blocks in the West and East£40£20
End Blocks in the West and East£25£15
Blocks in between centre and end in West and East£30£15