Hull KR derby preview - Parcell in at deep end, strong squad, plus prediction, team news and stats

James O'Brien previews the third derby of the season

Hull KR welcome bitter rivals Hull FC to KCOM Craven Park in a huge game in their fight to stay in Super League.

Rovers are bottom of the table heading into round 20 and need to quickly put a run of results together.

Here, KR reporter James O’Brien previews the third derby of the season.

Greater need for points

Of course both teams will be desperate to claim the win on Thursday but there is no doubt Rovers...
source: Hull Daily Mail

2019-06-26 21:41
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