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Lam wary of Hull KR threat

8th August 2019, 19:11 by Gareth Freeman

Wigan boss Adrian Lam says his side won't underestimate Hull KR ahead of their visit to the DW Stadium on Friday.

The Warriors thrashed the Robins 52-10 the last time the two sides met just over a month ago and head into Friday's clash in impressive form, with seven wins in their last eight games.

However, Hull KR claimed an important win over Castleford Tigers last time out to give their survival chances a big boost, and so Lam is taking nothing for granted.

"They are coming off a great win but this week's about us and making sure we stay focused on our path and development as a group," he told the club website.

"I know they will come here with a lot of enthusiasm and they've got a few new players since the last time we played them. We've certainly got a lot of respect for them. We're not going into this week not respecting them in any way.

"The priority for us is that we understand they are coming off a big win. They're a massive threat to us reaching our goals and they've got some great players, too."

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Gareth Freeman is an experienced journalist who can offer in-depth knowledge on a host of sports, especially football, tennis, snooker and basketball.

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