Sheens names strong squad to kick-off Qualifiers

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Sheens names strong squad to kick-off Qualifiers

Several senior players have returned to the 19-man squad for Hull KR’s opening Super 8s Qualifiers clash against Salford Red Devils at KCOM Craven Park on Friday, kick-off 8pm.

Rovers boss Tim Sheens has recalled Junior Vaivai, Danny McGuire, Shaun Lunt, James Greenwood and Joel Tomkins to his side for the round one match, with Todd Carney, Craig Hall and Ben Crooks also named in the 19 after impressive debuts against Hull FC last time out.

However, the Robins are without the suspended Mose Masoe and Maurice Blair, as well as prop Lee Jewitt with concussion.

Winger Will Oakes is available having served his one-match suspension in dual registration partner’s York City Knights’ game over the weekend.

Tickets for Friday’s game are on sale at the Rovers Retail store and online at

The squad in full is:

1/ Adam Quinlan
2/ Junior Vaivai
7/ Danny McGuire
8/ Nick Scruton
9/ Shaun Lunt
12/ James Greenwood
13/ Ben Kavanagh
15/ James Donaldson
17/ Chris Clarkson
19/ Tommy Lee
21/ Robbie Mulhern
22/ Liam Salter
24/ Chris Atkin
27/ Will Oakes
34/ Danny Tickle
39/ Joel Tomkins
40/ Todd Carney
41/ Craig Hall
42/ Ben Crooks


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