Super League: Hull FC v Hull KR in Good Friday derby, live on Sky Sports 1 HD
Last Updated: 29/03/13 2:36pm
Richard Horne: Another derby day in Hull
Hull can draw level on points with their fierce neighbourly rivals if they can beat Hull KR in the 218th derby clash at the KC Stadium on Good Friday.
The traditional packed Easter weekend of action for these two teams starts with another Hull derby which will be screened live on Sky Sports 1HD.
Rovers make their shortest trip of the season sitting just two points and one place above their local rivals in eighth place in the Super League table having won four of their eighth matches so far.
The Black and Whites have won only twice in eight so far this season, but with two draws already to their name they and just a place below in ninth.
After a slow start to the season Robins boss Craig Sandercock will be pleased with the response of his side who have won four of their last six.
Hull have been struggling of late though, with just one win in their last six games - although that was a whopping 52-0 victory over Castleford.
Hull are still without influential Australian duo Daniel Holdsworth and Shannon McDonnell through injury, so they are set to stick with the side that drew at London.
Hull KR have recalled prop Adam Walker in place of Rich Beaumont in the only change to the side that beat Castleford on Sunday.
Hull FC: Joe Arundel, Josh Bowden, Tom Briscoe, Jason Crookes, Ben Crooks, Ben Galea, Chris Green, Aaron Heremaia, Richard Horne, Danny Houghton, Paul Johnson, Tom Lineham, Andy Lynch, Mark O'Meley, Jay Pitts, Danny Tickle, Liam Watts, Joe Westerman, Richard Whiting
Hull KR:Liam Salter, Alex Brown, Adam Walker, Graeme Horne, George Griffin, Cory Paterson, Con Mika, Evarn Tuimavave, Kris Welham, Travis Burns, Craig Hall, Mickey Paea, Keal Carlile, Jordan Cox, Michael Dobson, David Hodgson, Greg Eden, Rhys Lovegrove, Josh Hodgson
First Utility Super League
Tue 30th Jun
Hull K R34 - 28Salford Red Devils
Wed 1st Jul
Wakefield Wildcats26 - 16Hull FC
Thu 2nd Jul
Warrington Wolves17 - 6Wigan Warriors
Fri 3rd Jul
Leeds Rhinos46 - 18St Helens
Sun 5th Jul
Huddersfield Giants0 - 0Hull K R
Hull FC0 - 0Wakefield Wildcats
Salford Red Devils0 - 0Catalans Dragons
Castleford Tigers0 - 0Widnes Vikings
Thu 9th Jul
Wigan WarriorsvsLeeds Rhinos
Fri 10th Jul
St HelensvsHuddersfield Giants
Sun 12th Jul
Hull FC0 - 0Castleford Tigers
Salford Red Devils0 - 0Hull K R
Wakefield Wildcats0 - 0Warrington Wolves
Widnes Vikings0 - 0Catalans Dragons
Thu 16th Jul
Warrington WolvesvsSt Helens
Fri 17th Jul
Hull K RvsHull FC
Leeds Rhinos0 - 0Salford Red Devils
Wigan Warriors0 - 0Widnes Vikings
Sat 18th Jul
Catalans DragonsvsHuddersfield Giants
Sun 19th Jul
Wakefield Wildcats0 - 0Castleford Tigers
Thu 23rd Jul
Hull FCvsWigan Warriors
Fri 24th Jul
St Helens0 - 0Hull K R
Sun 26th Jul
Huddersfield Giants0 - 0Wakefield Wildcats
Leeds Rhinos0 - 0Catalans Dragons
Widnes Vikings0 - 0Salford Red Devils
Castleford Tigers0 - 0Warrington Wolves
Super League 2013, round nine
Wakefield have been confirmed as winners of their Good Friday derby against Castleford by the Rugby Football League.
Wakefield coach Richard Agar expects his side to be handed the points after the game with Castleford was abandoned.
Wakefield Wildcats defeated Castleford Tigers 37-16 in a match abandoned seven minutes before the end.
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