Super League preview: Leaders St Helens travel to Wakefield
Last Updated: 23/03/14 2:22pm
Super League leaders St Helens will be looking to secure maximum points and remain top when they visit Wakefield on Saturday.
The visitors head into the clash at Belle Vue aiming to make it a perfect six wins after a faultless start to their season.
Meanwhile, seventh-placed Wakefield are showing good form of their own and will be seeking a third victory on the bounce.
Wakefield have prop Andy Raleigh back after a three-match absence with a hamstring injury while centre Jimmy Keinhorst is also set to return after damaging a hamstring in the opening game at Salford.
Latest signing Harry Seijka is in coach Richard Agar's 19-man squad hoping to make his debut.
St Helens are set to hand a debut to former Huddersfield winger Matty Dawson.
Forwards Mark Flanagan, Anthony Walker, Greg Richards and Luke Thompson are all hoping to make their first appearances of the season in the absence of Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook and Alex Walmsley, with Jon Wilkin set to switch from the pack to scrum-half in place of the injured Luke Walsh.
Wakefield: Mathers, Fox, Keinhorst, Lyne, Sykes, Godinet, Anderson, McShane, Lauitiiti, Kirmond, Collis, Ryan, Tautai, Smith, Raleigh, Siejka, Sammut, Scruton, Riley.
St Helens: Lomax, Makinson, Jones, Swift, Hohaia, Masoe, Roby, Soliola, Wilkin, Manu, Laffranchi, Flanagan, Amor, Wellens, Greenwood, Walker, Dawson, Richards, Thompson.
First Utility Super League
Thu 2nd Jul
Warrington Wolves17 - 6Wigan Warriors
Fri 3rd Jul
Leeds Rhinos46 - 18St Helens
Sun 5th Jul
Huddersfield Giants32 - 14Hull K R
Hull FC31 - 24Wakefield Wildcats
Salford Red Devils18 - 14Catalans Dragons
Castleford Tigers34 - 20Widnes 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
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