Hull  56-12  Hull KR  FT

Rhinos  38-18  Giants  FT

Wolves  12-36  Red Devils  FT

Warriors  10-36  Saints  FT

Vikings  30-12  Centurions  FT

Raiders  26-52  Wolfpack  FT

Halifax  26-33  Bulls  FT

Lions  36-22  Hornets  FT

Rovers  0-0  Knights

Eagles  18:00  Toulouse

Rams  19:00  Bulldogs

Crusaders  70-8   Raiders RL  FT

Bears  28-30  Skolars  FT

Cougars  26-18  Doncaster  FT

Oldham  28-36  Hunslet  FT

Town  18-33  Whitehaven  FT

8th April 2018, 21:00 | super_league

Rhinos edge narrow win over Trinity

Rhinos edge narrow win over Trinity

Wakefield Trinity 26-28 Leeds Rhinos

Kallum Watkins scored two tries as Betfred Super League champions Leeds Rhinos inflicted a fifth straight defeat on Wakefield Trinity by edging a thriller 28-26.

The Rhinos captain had come in for some criticism after his side had failed to win recent close games on goal kicks but his late touchline conversion proved the difference in an enthralling contest at Belle Vue.

Watkins had earlier opened the scoring on his 200th Super League appearance but Wakefield deservedly led at the break thanks to tries from Jacob Miller and Kyle Wood.

Matty Ashurst put Trinity back in control after Ash Handley’s eighth try in five games, only for Watkins and Brad Singleton to touch down to give the Rhinos a 22-20 lead in the closing stages.

Watkins added the extras to Josh Walters’ try to seemingly secure the points for Leeds but they had to withstand a frantic final minute following Max Jowitt’s try.

Leeds head coach Brian McDermott said: “It was a hard-fought win. There were so many ebbs and flows in the game, I should imagine it would have been a really good game to watch.

“I thought that was a really significant win to build a team’s personality, character and an identity. Wins like this are big for that.”

Wakefield head coach Chris Chester said: “We’re our own worst enemies right now. That’s five losses on the bounce and it’s not a good place to be in.

“But there are lots of things we can be positive about. We’re all frustrated because we know we could have won that game. We know we’re not a million miles away but I can’t keep saying the same things week in, week out.”