However, this was as good as it got for them as the Rhinos blew them away with 54 unanswered points.
to finish things off.
Sinfield's conversion made it 6-4 and it got even better for the visitors as Brent Webb sent Brett Delaney
over midway through the first half and Sinfield obliged with the conversion to make it 12-4. Then the floodgates opened as Leeds raced into a 32-4 lead by the interval. Danny McGuire
's 90 metre sprint was only stopped by a superb Luke Patten
tackle but Leeds spun the ball out wide for Kallum Watkins
to round Stuart Howarth
It was Sinfield' turn to get on the try scoring sheet as he collected Ben Jones
-Bishop's kick for his four pointer of the season. Carl Ablett
gathered McGuire's kick for Liam Hood to notch his third try in three sub appearances. Sinfield and Watkins combined for McGuire to cross in the corner just before the break as the Rhinos made it six unanswered tries.
In the second half Leeds continued their try scoring form. Hardaker started things off as he showed real pace and skill to waltz thorugh the hosts defence for a brace. Sinfield's conversion made it 38-4 and the hat-trick arrived on the hour mark after smart inter-passing by Ablett and Webb.
Then history was made by Kevin Sinfield
. By adding the extras, he broke Lewis Jones Leeds Rhinos
all time points scoring record of 2,920 points which has stood since 1964.
scooted over for the Rhinos' ninth try before Ablett crossed for the tenth on 71 minutes as Leeds were running riot. However, Salford did make the score more respectable by adding two late consolations from Gareth Owen and Luke Pattern.
Catalan Dragons 20
Tries: Bosc, Blanch, Paea
Goals: Dureau 4
Tries: Dobson, Welham
Goals: Welham 2
Catalan Dragons came from behind to see of Hull KR
in a hard-fought win at Stade Gilbert Brutus
Both sides started brightly and looked to play expansive rugby by moving the ball out wide quickly.
Catalans missed some guilt edge chances in the Hull KR
twenty but there pressure did tell and on 25 minutes after having a back-to-back set , Scott Dureau
provided the pass for Lopini Paea to brush away former Dragon Michael Dobson
to touch down near the posts.. Dureau added the conversion to give the Dragons a 6-0 lead.
Rovers hit back quickly and levelled things up thanks to a smart dummy by Dobson who dived over the line and added the extras.
The Frenchside looked for another score just before the break but on a fifth tackle play Dureau