Stobart Super League briefing

  • Last Updated: August 9 2012, 16:00 BST

Bradford (9) v Hull KR (8)

Matt Diskin: Returns for Bradford

Bradford hooker Matt Diskin is in line to make his return after recovering from a dislocated shoulder sustained at the Magic Weekend in May. He is set to replace Danny Addy while winger Jason Crookes is also hoping for a recall after being out since March with a shoulder injury.

Hull KR have prop Jordan Cox back from a four-month injury lay-off in place of Joel Clinton, who pulled a hamstring in the defeat by Leeds, while stand-off Blake Green and centre Jake Webster remain sidelined and Craig Hall and Con Mika will undergo late fitness tests.

Last season: Bradford 8 Hull KR 34, Hull KR 46 Bradford 18.

Last six league matches: Bradford W W W L L W Hull KR L L L L W L.

Top tryscorers: Brett Kearney (Bradford) 14; David Hodgson (Hull KR) 14.

Top goalscorers: Luke Gale (Bradford) 51; Michael Dobson (Hull KR) 86.

Leeds (5) v Widnes (13)

Leeds have forwards Ian Kirke and Richard Moore pushing for recalls but full-back Brent Webb has one more game to serve of a two-match ban so Zak Hardaker keeps the spot.

Widnes captain Jon Clarke is set to start in the absence of hooker Paul McShane, who misses out on facing his parent club because of suspension. Second row forward Macgraff Leuluai is hoping for a recall after returning from a month's loan spell at Leigh.

Last season: No corresponding fixture.

Last six league matches: Leeds W W W W L W Widnes L W L W L L.

Top tryscorers: Ryan Hall (Leeds) 20; Patrick Ah Van (Widnes) 14.

Top goalscorers: Kevin Sinfield (Leeds) 98; Patrick Ah Van (Widnes) 25.

Salford (11) v Huddersfield (7)

Salford are without former Huddersfield centre or second rower Chris Nero, who damaged an elbow in last week's defeat by London Broncos, but former Wigan prop Iafeta Paleaaesina is set to return after recovering from a hamstring strain.

Huddersfield have centre Joe Wardle back from a 10-week absence in place of Lee Gilmour while Scott Moore is also poised to return after being rested for last week's win over Catalan.

Last season: Salford 24 Huddersfield 18, Huddersfield 52 Salford 22.

Last six league matches: Salford L W W L L L Huddersfield W L L L L W.

Top tryscorers: Jodie Broughton, Ashley Gibson (Salford) 14; Luke George (Huddersfield) 14.

Top goalscorers: Daniel Holdsworth (Salford) 61; Danny Brough (Huddersfield) 90.