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Saints warned by coach

14th March 2019, 11:13 by Nick Harris

St Helens head coach Justin Holbrook is under no illusion that it will be a hard clash when they take on Huddersfield on Thursday.

Saints are the only unbeaten side in the Super League but they come across a Huddersfield team who picked up their first win of the season last week with a triumph at champions Wigan.

Holbrook wants his side to continue their excellent efforts in defence against the Giants on Thursday, as he sees that as the way forward, with the Saints keeping London Broncos scoreless in the win last Friday.

“We probably had one bad half of defending against Leeds and outside of that we have defended really well this year and we are hoping we continue,” Holbrook told the club website.

“It’s down to simple hard work.

"They are a great bunch of guys that listen and learn a lot and they are working really hard and that shows.”

This article originated on sportinastorm.com

Nick Harris is a long-standing journalist who specialises in football and rugby league. An avid golfer, Nick also follows the major boxing fights closely.

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