Super League preview: Huddersfield v Warrington

Warrington have won their last nine meetings (two away from home) with Huddersfield.

The Giants’ last victory against the Wolves was a 29-10 home win on 8 April, 2011.

Huddersfield’s Jermaine McGillvary has scored a try in each of the Giants’ last three meetings with Warrington.


Shaun Lunt returns to the squad following his recovery from injury, and Michael Lawrence returns from suspension.

Jake Connor is also named in the 19, with Joe Wardle, Aaron Murphy and Jacob Fairbank missing out.

Squad: Scott Grix, McGillvary, Cudjoe, Brough, Robinson, Crabtree, Lunt, Kopczak, Ferres, Chan, Bailey, Lawrence, Faiumu, Ta’ai, Wood, Broughton, Kaufusi, Johnson, Connor.

Last match: Lost 30-14 away at Catalan


Wolves head coach Tony Smith has named an unchanged 19-man squad from last week’s defeat to Wigan.

Squad: Asotasi, Atkins, Bridge, B. Evans, R. Evans, Simon Grix, Hill, Laithwaite, J. Monaghan, M. Monaghan, Myler, O’Brien, Ormsby, Ratchford, G. Riley, Russell, Waterhouse, Westwood.

Last match: Lost 12-4 at home to Wigan

Super League summary

Huddersfield won 12 (includes win in 2010 play-offs)

Warrington won 27 (includes wins in 2011 and 2013 play-offs)

Huddersfield highest score: 52-10 (H, 2001) (also widest margin)

Warrington highest score: 54-6 (H, 2012) (also widest margin)

Be the first to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.