Game by Numbers: Hull KR

As the Rhinos prepare to host Hull KR at Emerald Headingley Stadium this Friday, kick off 7:45pm, take a look at the big numbers relating to this fixture….

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100

100
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Former Rhinos players Robbie Mulhern player needs one appearance to reach 100 for Hull KR. Mulhern, who played five times for Leeds over the 2014 and 2015 season, made his KR debut in 2016.

2007

2007
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The first year Leeds played Hull KR in the Super League era. KR won that game 22-20 but they lost their next six games against the Rhinos

27

27
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Leeds Rhinos and Hull KR have played each other 27 times in Super League. The Rhinos have won 19 of those games.

4

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Four players in Friday’s squads have played for the both teams. Rhinos have James Donaldson while KR have three players, Elliot Minchella, Matt Parcell and Robbie Mulhern. Weller Hauraki and Mitch Grabutt also played for Leeds but are unavailable this week while winger Nick Rawsthorne played briefly in the Rhinos Academy.

150

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Greg Minikin needs one more appearance to reach 150 for his career. The winger has currently played for Castleford Tigers (96), Batley Bulldogs (7), York City Knights (43), England Knights (1) and now KR (2).

13

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Kallum Watkins holds the records for most Rhinos tries against Hull KR. Ben Cockayne and Kris Welham hold the joint record against Leeds with five.

134

134
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The number of games Tony Smith was in charge of the Rhinos. In that time he won 98 matches including two against Hull KR.

3

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In 2018, Jimmy Keinhorst scored a hat trick to help Leeds beat Hull KR at Elland Road. He signed for the Robins the following season.

424

424
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Danny McGuire made 424 appearances for Leeds before he moved to Hull KR in 2018. Prior to his retirement last year, he played 36 Super League matches for the Robins.

2

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Both sides faced each other twice in the Qualifiers. Leeds won the first match 22-18 result in 2016 but Hull KR took revenge in 2018, edging the Rhinos at Emerald Headingley 38-36.

More Information

Tickets and travel for Friday’s game are on sale now! Tickets can be purchased either by coming down to the Leeds Rugby Ticket Office at the Emerald Headingley Stadium, over the phone on 0371 423 1315 or online at tickets.therhinos.co.uk.

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