Hull Preview Pack

Saints host Hull FC on Friday, the fourth meeting between the two sides this season.

This Season’s Meetings:

Hull FC 18, St Helens 34 (SLR21, 13/7/18)
St Helens 25, Hull FC 22 (CCQF, 3/6/18)
St Helens 26, Hull FC 12 (SLR10, 6/4/18)

Last Ten Meetings:

Hull FC 18, St Helens 34 (SLR21, 13/7/18)
St Helens 25, Hull FC 22 (CCQF, 3/6/18)
St Helens 26, Hull FC 12 (SLR10, 6/4/18)
St Helens 6, Hull FC 8 (SLS8-R2, 11/8/17)
St Helens 19, Hull FC 12 (SLR21, 7/7/17)
Hull FC 0, St Helens 45 (SLR14, 20/5/17) (at St James’ Park, Newcastle)
Hull FC 24, St Helens 14 (SLR4, 10/3/17)
St Helens 31, Hull FC 10 (SLS8-R4, 2/9/16)
Hull FC 32, St Helens 24 (SLR16, 28/5/16)
St Helens 18, Hull FC 47 (CCR6, 8/5/16)

Super League Summary:

St Helens won 31 (includes win in 2006 Grand Final & wins in 2001 and 2006 play-offs)
Hull FC won 17
3 draws

Highs and Lows:

St Helens highest score: 74-16 (H, 1999) (also widest margin)
Hull FC highest score: 44-6 (H, 2005) (also widest margin)

Super League Head to Head:

Saints Hull FC
Tries 141 (1st) 96 (9th)
Goals 115 (1st) 90 (7th)
Metres 37,850 (1st) 32,352 (8th)
Breaks 213 (1st) 150 (8th)
Tackles 8,924 (6th) 9,075 (5th)

Factoids:

Jonny Lomax – 2 points away from 500 in Super League (498 for St Helens, 2009-2018)

Tommy Makinson – 3 tries away from 100 in Super League (97 for St Helens, 2011-2018)

Danny Richardson has the longest scoring streak in the game, having registered points in our last 30 matches. His scoring streak began with seven goals in our 46-6 home win against Castleford on February 2.

Squads:

Saints: 1. Jonny Lomax, 2. Tommy Makinson, 4. Mark Percival, 6. Theo Fages, 10. Kyle Amor, 11. Zeb Taia, 12. Jon Wilkin, 14. Luke Douglas, 15. Morgan Knowles, 16. Luke Thompson, 18. Danny Richardson, 19. Regan Grace, 20. Matty Lees, 21. Jack Ashworth, 23. Ben Barba, 24. James Bentley, 25. Aaron Smith, 30. Matty Costello, 31. Jack Welsby.

Hull FC: 1. Jamie Shaul, 2. Bureta Faraimo, 3. Carlos Tuimavave, 5. Fetuli Talanoa, 8. Scott Taylor, 9. Danny Houghton, 11. Dean Hadley, 14. Jake Connor, 16. Jordan Abdul, 17. Danny Washbrook, 20. Brad Fash, 21. Sika Manu, 22. Jez Litten, 26. Jordan Lane, 28. Hakim Miloudi, 29. Masimbaashe Matongo, 30. Cameron Scott, 35. Liam Harris, 36. Lewis Bienek.

Betfred Super League Leading Scorers:

Tries:
1 Ben Barba (St Helens) 24
2 Tom Johnstone (Wakefield Trinity) 21
3 Mark Percival (St Helens) 18
4 = Bureta Faraimo (Hull FC), Ben Jones-Bishop (Wakefield Trinity) 17
6 = Jonny Lomax (St Helens), Tom Lineham (Warrington Wolves), Liam Marshall (Wigan Warriors) 16
9 Josh Charnley (Warrington Wolves) 15
10 Darnell McIntosh (Huddersfield Giants) 14

Goals:
1 Danny Richardson (St Helens) 115
2 Sam Tomkins (Wigan Warriors) 88
3 Danny Brough (Huddersfield Giants) 57
4 Ryan Shaw (Hull Kingston Rovers) 56
5 = Jamie Ellis (Castleford Tigers), Ryan Hampshire (Wakefield Trinity) 54
7 Marc Sneyd (Hull FC) 51
8 Josh Drinkwater (Catalans Dragons) 48
9 Luke Gale (Castleford Tigers) 41
10 Liam Finn (Wakefield Trinity) 39

Goals Percentage:
1 Jake Connor (Hull FC) 89.74 (35/39)
2 Ryan Hampshire (Wakefield Trinity) 88.52 (54/61)
3 Ryan Shaw (Hull Kingston Rovers) 86.15 (56/65)
4 Luke Gale (Castleford Tigers) 85.41 (41/48)
5 Lucas Albert (Catalans Dragons) 85.00 (17/20)
6 Tom Gilmore (Widnes Vikings) 84.61 (33/39)
7 Krisnan Inu (Widnes Vikings) 84.00 (21/25)
8 Tyrone Roberts (Warrington Wolves) 82.85 (29/35)
9 James Batchelor (Wakefield Trinity) 81.25 (13/16)
10 Marc Sneyd (Hull FC) 77.27 (51/66)

Points:
1 Danny Richardson (St Helens) 249
2 Sam Tomkins (Wigan Warriors) 220
3 Ryan Shaw (Hull Kingston Rovers) 156
4 Josh Drinkwater (Catalans Dragons) 124
5 = Danny Brough (Huddersfield Giants), Ryan Hampshire (Wakefield Trinity) 120
7 Jamie Ellis (Castleford Tigers) 117
8 Marc Sneyd (Hull FC) 111
9 Stefan Ratchford (Warrington Wolves) 106
10 Bryson Goodwin (Warrington Wolves) 102

Table:

POS Team P W L D PF PA DIFF PTS
1 Saints 27 23 4 0 797 382 415 46
2 Wigan Warriors 27 20 7 0 687 393 294 40
3 Castleford Tigers 27 18 8 1 681 534 147 37
4 Warrington Wolves 27 17 9 1 711 478 233 35
5 Huddersfield Giants 27 13 13 1 509 715 -206 27
6 Wakefield Trinity 27 12 14 1 680 596 84 25
7 Hull FC 27 11 16 0 571 709 -138 22
8 Catalans Dragons 27 10 16 1 526 684 -158 21

Tickets:

Tickets are on sale from the Ticket Office at the Totally Wicked Stadium, by calling 01744 455 052 or online here.

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