- Fixtures & Results
- Live on Sky
- Score Centre
- Boots 'N' All
- Sky Bet
Select a team
Wellens 'led from the front'
Cas coach Millward can't fault his side's effort
Interim head coach Mike Rush praised skipper Paul Wellens after St Helens bounced back from two defeats to hammer Castleford 44-12.
Rush said: "Wello was my star man. He scored a try and made another for Tommy Makinson with a long pass.
"He led from the front and told the players this week we need to end the season well."
Makinson, who retained his place when Ade Gardner was unfit to return after an eye injury, scored two tries including a length of the field effort after collecting a Richard Owen kick.
Rush added: "Tommy was excellent and sometimes young players need a kick up the backside and he did well.
"Defensively it was a lot better and we only conceded two tries. Their first frustrated me a little bit but overall I have to be happy."
Cas coach Millward said: "We were really competitive in the first half but our completion rate went down from 70% to 50%.
"Saints defended really well and I can't fault our effort and commitment. We had seven players out and three gone and we are not a big enough club to have that many players out.
"Four or five of their tries came from kicks. We went close a few times but their defence was too good.
"They are a top-three team and Saints played better than they have in recent weeks."
Sky Bet Odds:Click Here for Your Free Bet
Super League Table
|9||Hull K R||24||21|
|10||Salford Red Devils||24||19|
|13||Bradford Bulls *||24||8|
|Thursday 28th August|
|20:00||Warrington vs Huddersfield|
|Friday 29th August|
|20:00||Widnes vs Wigan|
|20:00||Hull vs Hull K R|
|20:00||Leeds vs St Helens|
|Saturday 30th August|
|18:00||Catalan Dragons vs London Broncos|
|Sunday 31st August|
|15:00||Wakefield vs Salford|
|15:30||Castleford vs Bradford|
|Thursday 4th September|
|20:00||St Helens vs Warrington|
|Friday 5th September|
|20:00||Wigan vs Leeds|
|Sunday 7th September|
|15:00||Salford vs London Broncos|
|Sunday 17th August|
|Bradford 34 - 28 Hull|
|London Broncos 40 - 36 Leeds|
|Huddersfield 28 - 14 Widnes|
|Friday 15th August|
|St Helens 40 - 16 Wakefield|
|Salford 34 - 22 Catalan Dragons|
|Warrington 48 - 10 Castleford|
|Thursday 14th August|
|Hull K R 14 - 14 Wigan|
|Sunday 3rd August|
|Castleford 64 - 18 London Broncos|
|Widnes 28 - 10 Hull K R|
|Wakefield 18 - 36 Huddersfield|
Read the thoughts and opinions of Stevo with skysports.com