Siddal prepare for the Wolfpack in Challenge Cup

NO- ONE who watched Siddal’s super-efficient display, shown live on the BBC, in the recovery from 10-0 down to close as 32-10 winners in the second round at Pilkington Recs could have failed to be impressed by the NCL champions. The Halifax outfit looked superbly well-organised, fit, focussed and disciplined and would, clearly, be a match for many a League…

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Rowley refusing to underestimate Siddal in Toronto debut

Toronto Wolfpack coach Paul Rowley has promised that his star-studded team will not underestimate amateur side Siddal in the club’s first-ever competitive fixture on Saturday – saying it is vital the game celebrates teams like the NCL champions. The Wolfpack enter the Challenge Cup for the first time on Saturday as they face the team widely perceived to be the…

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Featherstone to host Fryston Challenge Cup tie

Featherstone Rovers will host Fryston Warriors’ upcoming round-three Ladbrokes Challenge Cup game against Kingstone Press League 1 club Keighley Cougars. On Saturday February 25, the reigning Pennine League and Yorkshire Cup champions will welcome Craig Lingard’s Cougars to The Big Fellas Stadium (kick-off 3.00pm). Fryston will be looking to cause an upset against professional opposition, with victory leading to a dream fourth-round…

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Wests stun Featherstone in Challenge Cup

LONDON club Wests Warriors pulled off a sensational 26-0 victory at Featherstone Lions, of the Kingstone Press Cider National Conference League’s First Division, in today’s Ladbroke’s Challenge Cup second round. Notable results elsewhere include a 30-20 win for North West Men’s League champions Haydock over NCL Division Two side Thornhill Trojans, and a 34-10 success for Conference champions Siddal at…

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Don’t miss your Challenge Cup kick-off!

    The Rugby Football League has confirmed the kick-off times in tomorrow’s (Saturday 11 February) second round ties in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup.   The programme is:   Featherstone Lions v Wests Warriors 2.00pm Haydock v Thornhill Trojans 2.00pm Kells v Rochdale Mayfield 2.00pm London Chargers v Fryston Warriors 4.00pm Myton Warriors v York Acorn 1.30pm Pilkington Recs v…

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