More games in full for you to enjoy this week
Throughout the coronavirus lockdown, we will continue to give you two games in full each day for you to enjoy from our archives. Here’s what we have in store this week including some fantastic Super League action that happened this week in years gone plus we culminate the week on Sunday night with the classic play off semi final against St Helens at Emerald Headingley in 2015.
Monday 6th July
Leeds v Hunslet 15th January 1989
Leeds welcomed Hunslet to Headingley in the Preliminary Round of the Challenge Cup in 1989 with Australian stars Cliff Lyons, Andrew Ettingshausen and Sam Backo all in the line up for the home side.
St Helens v Leeds Rhinos 2007
Leeds and St Helens clashed at Knowsley Road in a classic encounter in the middle of the 2007 Super League season.
Tuesday 7th July
Leeds v Leigh 17th January 1990
Leeds welcomed Leigh to Headingley at the start of 1990 as they looked to bounce back from defeat to Bradford in the Challenge Cup.
Leeds Rhinos v Bradford Bulls April 2006
Leeds took on Bradford Bulls at Headingley at Easter 2006 in a repeat of the previous two seasons Grand Finals.
Wednesday 8th July
Leeds v Oldham 1st January 1991
On New Years Day 1991, Leeds welcomed Oldham to Headingley as they looked to make it a festive double having defeated Bradford Northern on Boxing Day.
Leeds Rhinos v Warrington Wolves 2005
Newly crowned World Champions Leeds Rhinos took on Warrington Wolves in Super League action in March 2005 as they looked to keep up their unbeaten start to the season.
Thursday 9th July
Leeds v Widnes 1st November 1992
New Zealand star Kevin Iro makes his debut for Leeds as they welcome Widnes as Doug Laughton faced his former side.
Huddersfield Sheffield Giants v Leeds Rhinos July 2000
Leeds Rhinos travelled to Bramall Lane in Sheffield to play Huddersfield Sheffield Giants in July 2000.
Friday 10th July
Halifax v Leeds 2nd January 1994
Leeds kicked off 1994 with a trip to Thrum Hall to face Halifax in a tight contest that went down to the closing stages.
Leeds Rhinos v Salford City Reds at Gateshead 1998
Super League went on the road during the 1998 season with each team playing a fixture in a new development area for the sport. Leeds face Salford at Gateshead in July.
Saturday 11th July
Leeds Rhinos v Huddersfield Giants 2008
In 2008, Brian McClennan’s Leeds Rhinos side were looking to bounce back from a narrow one point defeat at Wigan the previous week when they welcomed Huddersfield Giants to Headingley.
Leeds v Bradford Northern 18th September 1988
Leeds took on Bradford Northern in the Yorkshire Cup First Round in September 1988.
Sunday 12th July
Leeds Rhinos v Hull KR 2011
Ryan Hall was in fine form as Leeds Rhinos took on Hull Kingston Rovers at Headingley in June 2011.
Leeds Rhinos v St Helens Grand Final Semi final 2015
Leeds and St Helens meet again in a classic encounter at Headingley as Kevin Sinfield, Jamie Peacock and Kylie Leuluai play at Headingley for the final time and Leeds look to keep their treble dreams alive.