Leeds Rhinos player ratings from Super League defeat by Huddersfield Giants

A drop goal with the last kick of the game condemned Leeds Rhinos to a 14-13 loss at Huddersfield Giants.

Sunday, 2nd May 2021, 7:43 pm
Updated Sunday, 2nd May 2021, 7:46 pm
Konrad Hurrell is held by Giants' defence. Picture by Simon Hulme.

Missing 11 senior players, Rhinos, who led twice, put in a big effort, but errors at crucial times proved costly.

Heres how the players rated.

Leeds Rhinos

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27 Jack Broadbent: A couple of shaky moments, but overall good again 7

2 Tom Briscoe: Cleared his lines strongly on occasions, but no chances 6

4 Konrad Hurrell: Some errors and looked to be struggling 4

11 Alex Mellor: Out of position, but battled hard 6

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5 Ash Handley: Try scorer, had a solid game on return to left-wing 7

15 Liam Sutcliffe: Other than his kicking, strong game and Leeds’ best 7

9 Kruise Leeming: Tried really hard in totally new role 6

8 Mikolaj Oledzki: Battled strongly, especially late on 7

14 Brad Dwyer: Kept trying to find an opening, though never quite got there 7

10 Matt Prior: Ran his blood to water 7

22 Sam Walters: Some good moments, but big effort told 7

20 Bodene Thompson: Took his try well 6

26 Jarrod O’Connor: Got stuck in, after early knock and wasn’t out of place 7

Subs

12 Rhyse Martin: Had a dig 7

19 King Vuniyayawa: Nothing spectacular 6

25 James Donaldson: Worked hard 6

24 Luke Briscoe: Held his own, playing in the middle 7

Huddersfield Giants

6 Lee Gaskell 7

2 Jermaine McGillvary 6

4 Ricky Leutele 7

17 Chris McQueen 7

5 Darnell McIntosh 5

16 Jack Cogger 6

7 Aidan Sezer 7

8 Luke Yates 6

19 James Cunningham 6

22 James Gavet 5

13 Josh Jones 6

11 Kenny Edwards 6

15 Joe Greenwood 6

Subs

9 Adam O’Brien 6

14 Matty English 7

10 Michael Lawrence 6

Unused

27 Sam Wood

Referee: Liam Moore (Wigan) 6