The hosts made a bright start and took the game to their opponents but a high kick to the corner by Stefan Ratchford
was collected by teenager Kallum Watkins
-returning for his first game since Easter-who raced down the touchline and fed the ball to the supporting Danny Buderus
who then passed the ball out to Ryan Hall
who finished off a length of the field move to give the Rhinos the lead.
scored his first try for four years as the visitors made it made it 12-0 and just before the break Carl Ablett
offloaded for Danny McGuire
to score his side's third try of the half.
Salford enjoyed another good spell early in the second half and this time broke through as Luke Patten
and Vinnie Anderson exchanged quick passes and the full-back dived over to get his side on the scoreboard.
Holdsworth added the conversion but any hopes of a fight back appeared to have been quickly extinguished as Rob Burrow
broke up the middle and released Brent Webb to score underneath the posts.
Matt Parish got the response he wanted as first Jodie Broughton
raced in at the corner and then Ratchford