July 2019

FOUR Saints players have picked up awards for stel

first_imgFOUR Saints players have picked up awards for stellar performances in March.James Graham, Jonny Lomax and Francis Meli were named in the official Engage Super League Team of The Month whilst Jamie Foster won Irn-Bru’s Try of the Month competition.Warrington’s Tony Smith was named Coach of the Month whilst their backrower Ben Westwood was the Player of the Month.Engage Super League Team of the Month:1. Scott Grix (Huddersfield Giants), 2. Kirk Dixon (Castleford Tigers), 3. Matty Blythe (Warrington Wolves), 4. Francis Meli (St Helens), 5. Jodie Broughton (Salford City Reds), 6. Rangi Chase (Castleford Tigers), 7. Jonny Lomax (St Helens), 8. James Graham (St Helens), 9. Michael Monaghan (Warrington Wolves), 10. Craig Huby (Castleford Tigers), 11. Ben Westwood (Warrington Wolves), 12. Glenn Morrison (Wakefield Wildcats), 13. Ben Harrison (Warrington Wolves).Foster won the IRN-BRU and Sky Sports Try of the Month for his ‘round the back’ effort against Leeds.He won the IRN-BRU Try of the Month trophy, £200 for a charity of his choice and plenty of IRN-BRU to toast his success!last_img read more

It is the first time the two sides have met in the

first_imgIt is the first time the two sides have met in the competition since 1996.Squads:Mark Percival and Alex Walmsley have been named in Saints’ 19-man squad. Read more here.Previous Challenge Cup Meetings:1996 (Round 4) Castleford 16 St Helens 581990 (Preliminary Round) St Helens 39 Castleford 121979 (Quarter Final) Castleford 6 St Helens 101970 (Semi-Final) Castleford 6 St Helens 3 (at Station Road, Swinton)1965 (Round 1) St Helens 22 Castleford 91964 (Round 1) St Helens 6 Castleford 131961 (Round 2) Castleford 10 St Helens 181956 (Round 2) St Helens 48 Castleford 51946 (Round 1, First Leg) Castleford 10 St Helens 41946 (Round 1, Second Leg) St Helens 14 Castleford 51941 (Round 2) Castleford 21 St Helens 131938 (Round 2) Castleford 18 St Helens 21931 (Round 2) Castleford 2 St Helens 8Last Ten Meetings:St Helens 26, Castleford 22 (SLR10, 17/4/17)St Helens 40, Castleford 16 (SLS8-R5, 8/9/16)Castleford 20, St Helens 30 (SLR13, 1/5/16)St Helens 28, Castleford 22 (SLR4, 4/3/16)Castleford 38, St Helens 42 (SLS8-R5, 10/9/15)Castleford 25, St Helens 24 (SLR19, 18/6/15)St Helens 21, Castleford 14 (SLR3, 27/2/15)St Helens 41, Castleford 0 (SLQPO, 19/9/14)St Helens 38, Castleford 16 (SLR17, 22/6/14)Castleford 28, St Helens 30 (SLR8, 11/4/14)Head to Head:                    Saints            CastlefordTries              42                    83Goals             35                    71Metres           16,304            17,023Breaks           68                    105Tackles         4,420              3,887Penalties       99                    98Career Milestones:James Roby needs one try to reach a career century of touchdowns.He has touched down 91 times for St Helens since 2004, to go with 7 tries for England (2008-2013 & 2015) and 1 for Great Britain (2006-2007).Try-Scoring Runs:Castleford’s Greg Minikin (1-2-1), has scored tries in his side’s last three games.Betfred Super League Leading ScorersTries:1 Greg Eden (Castleford Tigers) 152 Greg Minikin (Castleford Tigers) 133 Albert Kelly (Hull FC) 124 = Luke Gale (Castleford Tigers), Ben Jones-Bishop (Wakefield Trinity), Liam Marshall (Wigan Warriors) 107 Joel Moon (Leeds Rhinos) 98 = Jamie Shaul (Hull FC), Matt Parcell (Leeds Rhinos), Ben Murdoch-Masila (Salford Red Devils), Tom Lineham (Warrington Wolves) 8Goals:1 Luke Gale (Castleford Tigers) 632 Marc Sneyd (Hull FC) 613 Luke Walsh (Catalans Dragons) 454 Mark Percival (St Helens) 325 Morgan Escare (Wigan Warriors) 306 = Danny Brough (Huddersfield Giants), Gareth O’Brien (Salford Red Devils), Ben Reynolds (Leigh Centurions) 299 Liam Sutcliffe (Leeds Rhinos) 2810 Sam Williams (Wakefield Trinity) 25Goals Percentage:1 Kallum Watkins (Leeds Rhinos) 100.00 (10/10)2 Marc Sneyd (Hull FC) 91.04 (61/67)3 Luke Walsh (Catalans Dragons) 86.53 (45/52)4 Liam Sutcliffe (Leeds Rhinos) 84.84 (28/33)5 Liam Finn (Wakefield Trinity) 80.00 (20/25)6 Luke Gale (Castleford Tigers) 79.74 (63/79)7 Ben Reynolds (Leigh Centurions) 78.37 (29/37)8 Michael Dobson (Salford Red Devils) 76.92 (20/26)9 Tom Gilmore (Widnes Vikings) 71.42 (15/21)10 Declan Patton (Warrington Wolves) 70.37 (19/27)Points:1 Luke Gale (Castleford Tigers) 1682 Marc Sneyd (Hull FC) 1353 Luke Walsh (Catalans Dragons) 974 Mark Percival (St Helens) 885 Gareth O’Brien (Salford Red Devils) 806 Morgan Escare (Wigan Warriors) 777 Liam Sutcliffe (Leeds Rhinos) 698 Ben Reynolds (Leigh Centurions) 669 Danny Brough (Huddersfield Giants) 6410 = Michael Dobson (Salford Red Devils), Greg Eden (Castleford Tigers) 60last_img read more