Team news: Huddersfield v Wigan (Fri)

Drew Darbyshire

Zak Hardaker will return for Wigan against Huddersfield on Friday night.

Simon Woolford has made three changes to his Huddersfield side that lost at St Helens last week. Dale Ferguson, Oliver Robert and Louis Senior come in for the Giants.

Michael Lawrence, Joe Wardle and Jake Wardle drop out for Huddersfield.

Wigan coach Adrian Lam has made two changes to his outfit that beat Leeds last time out. Hardaker and Joe Greenwood replace Dan Sarginson (injured) and Liam Byrne.

The Super League fixture takes place at the John Smith’s Stadium on Friday, 7:45pm kick-off.

Drew’s dabble: Wigan are priced at 15/8 to win both halves.

Huddersfield’s 19-man squad: Darnell McIntosh, Jordan Turner, Lee Gaskell, Matt Frawley, Paul Clough, Kruise Leeming, Suaia Matagi, Aaron Murphy, Alex Mellor, Adam O’Brien, Oliver Roberts, Dale Ferguson, Ukuma Ta’ai, Matty English, Olly Russell, Sebastine Ikahihifo, Sam Hewitt, Louis Senior, Innes Senior.

Wigan’s 19-man squad: Joe Bullock, Joe Burgess, Tony Clubb, Morgan Escare, Liam Farrell, Oliver Gildart, Joe Greenwood, Chris Hankinson, Zak Hardaker, Willie Isa, Tommy Leuluai, Liam Marshall, Romain Navarrete, Sean O’Loughlin, Ollie Partington, Sam Powell, Jarrod Sammut, Morgan Smithies, George Williams.

Huddersfield’s odds are 7/4 to merge victors, while Wigan’s odds are 1/2.

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