Horne praises Dons performance

Doncaster coach Richard Horne has praised his side’s performance after they produced a Challenge Cup upset, beating Batley Bulldogs 16-12. The Dons are the lowest ranked team left in the competition alongside four Championship sides and eleven teams from Super League in the final 16 of the Cup and Horne is delighted to be in the hat alongside the game’s…

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Kear eyes Rhinos tie

John Kear would like to welcome Leeds Rhinos to Odsal in the last 16 of the Challenge Cup after his side beat Featherstone Rovers in a thrilling comeback yesterday. The Bulls were down 26-8 but somehow came back to level it and take the game to golden point. Jordan Lilley was then on hand to kick the winning field goal…

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BBC select Thatto Heath Crusaders v Dewsbury Rams

Dewsbury Rams’ trip to the last remaining amateur side Thatto Heath Crusaders has been selected by BBC sport to be shown on their website. The Crusaders have beaten Stanningley, Leigh Miners Rangers, Rochdale Mayfield and semi-professional outfit North Wales Crusaders to get to the fifth round of the famous competition. From the sixth round, the BBC will screen matches on…

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Thatto Heath eye up another giant killing in Challenge Cup fifth round

Thatto Heath Crusaders have been handed a clash with Dewsbury in the fifth round of the Challenge Cup. The final remaining amateur side, who defeated North Wales Crusaders in the fourth round, will face the Championship side as a reward for their exploits. Three of the four Super League clubs who join the competition at the fifth-round stage received home…

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What’s Inside League Express: April 1st edition

We have no April Fools jokes in the paper… or do we?!? Here’s what you’ll find in this week’s edition. Warrington coach Steve Price tells us about his beef with the England selectors A BIG update on the future of reserve grade Paul Anderson discusses the England Knights as plans for games later this year are revealed Details of Daniel…

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