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Garbutt ruled out for Rhinos clash with Saints

14th March 2018 | 12:07 pm

By Phil Daly

Leeds Rhinos Head Coach Brian McDermott makes one enforced change to his 19 man squad for this Friday’s clash with St Helens at the Totally Wicked Stadium, kick off 7.45pm.

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Leeds Rhinos Head Coach Brian McDermott makes one enforced change to his 19 man squad for this Friday’s clash with St Helens at the Totally Wicked Stadium, kick off 7.45pm.

Prop Mitch Garbutt is ruled out with a knee injury suffered in last Thursday’s win over Hull FC at Emerald Headingley. His place in the 19 man squad is taken by youngster Cameron Smith. Hooker Brad Dwyer is fit to return after missing the win over the Airlie Birds last week.

Tom Briscoe, who scored his 50th try for the Rhinos with his second effort against his former club last week, is set to make his 100th appearance for the club having moved to Emerald Headingley in 2014.

Prop Jack Ormondroyd is included after becoming a dad for the first time last weekend whilst Mikolaj Oledzki retains his place in the 19 man squad having helped Featherstone Rovers to another victory last Sunday in the Betfred Championship on dual registration.

Tickets and travel are on sale now for the clash with St Helens, book now at tickets.therhinos.co.uk

The squad in full is:

1. Ashton Golding
2. Tom Briscoe
3. Kallum Watkins (C)
5. Ryan Hall
6. Joel Moon
7. Richie Myler
9. Matt Parcell
10. Brad Singleton
11. Jamie Jones-Buchanan
12. Carl Ablett
14. Brad Dwyer
15. Brett Delaney
16. Anthony Mullally
22. Ash Handley
23. Jack Ormondroyd
24. Jack Walker
28. Mikolaj Oledzki
27. Cameron Smith
30. Josh Walters

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