Wigan 16 - 26 Hull KR


A brave second-half comeback was not enough to save Wigan Warriors going down to a hugely disappointing 26-16 home defeat at the hands of engage Super League new-boys Hull KR.

Five unanswered first-half tries had seen the visitors go in at half-time with an unbelievable 26-0 lead over a Warriors side who were booed off at the interval by a disbelieving JJB Stadium crowd.

Byron Ford (2), Ben Fisher, Luke Dyer and Gareth Morton crossed for Rovers and, if Morton