Leeds Rhinos: Player ratings from Super League semi-final defeat by St Helens

The Betfred Super League semi-final at St Helens proved a game too far for Leeds Rhinos, who were out-played 36-6

Sunday, 3rd October 2021, 10:21 am

The 30-point margin was a fair reflection of the gulf between the teams as Rhinos' season came to a disappointing end.

For the last time this year, here's how the players rated.

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Luke Briscoe scores Rhinos' final try of the 2022 season. Picture by Steve Riding.

16 Richie Myler: Scored a nice try and had a dig 6

24 Luke Briscoe: Tough night but took his try well 5

3 Harry Newman: Couple of good moments but some errors 6

2 Tom Briscoe: Early sin-binning was costly 5

Kruise Leeming shows his disappointment after the final whistle. Picture by Steve Riding.

5 Ash Handley: Ran hard, but failed to find touch with a penalty 5

6 Rob Lui: Leeds' best attacking threat in his farewell game 7

9 Kruise Leeming: Never quite got it together 6

8 Mikolaj Oledzki: Seemed to take an early knock 6

Cameron Smith is tackled. Picture by Steve Riding.

14 Brad Dwyer: Not his night, never got away 5

10 Matt Prior: Looked tired at end of a long season 5

25 James Donaldson: Unlucky with the sin-bin 5

12 Rhyse Martin: Worked hard, but not his night 6

13 Zane Tetevano: Struggled to contain Saints' big men 5


4 Konrad Hurrell: Limited time but tried hard 5

17 Cameron Smith: Struggled to make an impact 5

18 Tom Holroyd: Looked lively but not on long 5

20 Bodene Thompson: One great hit but some errors 5

St Helens

1 Lachlan Coote 8

2 Tommy Makinson 7

3 Kevin Naiqama 7

4 Mark Percival 8

5 Regan Grace 8

6 Jonny Lomax 8

21 Lewis Dodd 8

8 Alex Walmsley 8

9 James Roby 8

10 Matty Lees 8

14 Sione Mata’utia 7

20 Joe Batchelor 7

13 Morgan Knowles 7


15 Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook 7

16 Kyle Amor 5

17 Agnatius Paasi 7

18 Jack Welsby 7

Referee: Chris Kendall (Huddersfield) 4