- Leeds Rhinos beat the Warrington Wolves 24-22 to edge nearer to the play-offs
- Late tries from Luke Hooley and James Bentley swung the sport in Leeds’ favour
- Head coach Rohan Smith praised his squad for not letting excuses outline them
Leeds head coach Rohan Smith hailed their energy in adversity after they moved inside two factors of the Tremendous League play-offs.
Late tries from Luke Hooley and James Bentley swung a topsy-turvy sport within the Rhinos’ favour, however they nonetheless got here a fingertip away from defeat when Matt Dufty fumbled a golden late alternative.
‘We have had plenty of distractions this 12 months however what I respect of the crew in that room in the meanwhile is they aren’t wanting to make use of them as excuses at any level,’ mentioned Smith.
‘They’re simply getting on with it. If something the group is pulling tighter collectively. We have been within the trenches so much this 12 months and are going to wish that resilience and that togetherness subsequent week at Huddersfield.’
Leeds Rhinos head coach Rohan Smith has praised his squad for not letting excuses outline them
Leeds Rhinos beat Warrington Wolves 24-22 to maneuver inside two factors of the Tremendous League play-offs
Stefan Ratchford’s intelligent kick ought to have despatched Dufty over to grab the factors late on.
Warrington interim head coach Gary Chambers mentioned: ‘I believed he (Dufty) was excellent.
‘He cannot be outlined by that one mistake on the finish due to what he did typically via the sport.
‘I used to be made up for him. The child takes it robust when he does not play properly and it is a part of his progress, and he’ll go once more.’