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Huddersfield Giants vs St Helens
The Huddersfield Giants take on St Helens at the John Smith’s Stadium in this round 6 match up form the 2019 Challenge Cup and the great news for fans of both teams is that you can watch all of the action live online via our Challenge Cup live streaming partners.
The Giants are closer to the relegation scrap than they re to the play-offs so they certainty will have one eye on that in the league but with a 4 point gap back to London, they can go into this game with freedom and almost with nothing to lose which is good news for home fans as they face a Saint steam who have been the dominant side in the Northern Hemisphere this season.
Saints have a 4 point lead in the league and after slipping up so badly last season, they will be going all out for success on all fronts this season starting with their first cup game of the season. Saints have only lost 1 game all season but Huddersfield will know that in the cup anything can happen but this will be up there with the biggest shocks in recent memory, if the Giants can pull off a win.
Huddersfield have won only 1 of their last 3 matches but they have won 3 of their last 4 at home.
Saints have won each of their last 5 matches and have won 13 of the 14 matches this season.
Huddersfield will be hoping that the old adage of form goes out of the window in a cup game comes true as they face a dominant St Helens side who it is almost impossible to back against.
Huddersfield certainly have the quality to defeat anybody on their day but Saints have more quality, more belief and they have the individual stars to create something out of nothing.
Score Prediction St Helens by 14