Vincent Duport, Todd Carney, Willie Tonga and Michael Oldfield are all absent with injury from the Catalans squad, and those absentees were joined this week by Thomas Bosc and Jeff Lima, with the Dragons’ injury list continuing to grow.
Hull KR (19-man squad): Blair, Boudebza, Cockayne, Cox, Dixon, Donaldson, Greenwood, Horne, Kelly, Larroyer, Lunt, McCarthy, Mantellato, Puletua, Salter, Sio, Tilse, Walker, Welham
Catalans (19-man squad): Escare, Pomeroy, Dureau, Elima, Henderson, Casty, Taia, Anderson, Mounis, Peliiser, Whitehead, Garcia, Bousquet, Maria, Baitieri, Robin, Yaha, Gigot, Inu
Previous Challenge Cup meeting:
2012 (Round 4) Hull KR 18 Catalans Dragons 20