Match Report – Huddersfield 40-26 Hull

England winger McGillvary has scored four times, while Huddersfield’s Leroy Cudjoe also scored for a try in his 300th appearance for the Giants; Mitieli Vikilijapani’s first two tries for Hull FC could not help them avoid defeat in their first game in nearly a month

Last updated: 07/22/21 21:53

Jermaine McGillvary scored four tries in Huddersfield's win over Hull FC

Jermaine McGillvary scored four tries in Huddersfield’s win over Hull FC

Four tries from Jermaine McGillvary helped the Huddersfield Giants end a six-game losing streak by beating Hull FC 40-26 in Thursday’s Super League game.

McGillvary’s brace in the first half, along with tries from Nathan Peats, Luke Yates and another teenage hotshot Will Pryce helped the Giants lead 22-16 after a sawtooth first 40 minutes at John Smith Stadium. .

England winger McGillvary added two more after the break to take the game beyond Black and White, despite Mitieli Vikilijapani scoring his first two tries for the club, while Leroy Cudjoe capped his 300th game of the Giants with the try that sealed the victory inside the last 10 minutes.

However, the match ended on a bitter note as Josh Jones and Andre Savelio were sacked for trading blows in the final play of the match.

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