Rhinos at full strength for Quins match

Leeds Rhinos will be at full strength for their only home pre-season friendly against Harlequins this Sunday at Headingley Carnegie, kick off 3pm.

The team for the game will see players from squad number 1-13 line up to play Quins in the London clubs first game in their new guise in the UK.

The game will see Great Britain captain Jamie Peacock make his debut for Leeds in the front row whilst there is also first appearances in the pre-season campaign for the Rhinos other test internationals Chev Walker, Keith Senior, Rob Burrow, Ali Lauitiiti, Gareth Ellis and Kevin Sinfield.

Commenting on the game Head Coach Tony Smith said, ?Quins had a good win last week at Catalans and will be full of confidence coming to Headingley Carnegie. This is a chance for us to step up our preparations for the start of the season against Huddersfield. The players who have not played yet, particularly Jamie Peacock, are desperate to get a game under their belt and they will be up for a big performance, especially in front of our own fans.

?We are still a fortnight away from the start of the season so we will be having a look at a few things but this is an opportunity to access where we are now and what more needs to be done before the campaign starts,? added Smith.

The team in full is:
1. Richard Mathers
2. Scott Donald
3. Chev Walker
4. Keith Senior
5. Lee Smith
6. Danny McGuire
7. Rob Burrow
8. Ryan Bailey
9. Matt Diskin
10. Jamie Peacock
11. Ali Lauitiiti
12. Gareth Ellis
13. Kevin Sinfield (c)
14. Shane Millard
16. Willie Poching
18. Jamie Jones-Buchanan
20. Nick Scruton
21. Carl Ablett

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