Friday, September 19, 2014
Rugby League News

Challenge Cup

Wane and Wigan to handle Rams with respect

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Wigan coach Shaun Wane insists he will treat Dewsbury Rams with the respect they deserve as they begin their defence of the Challenge Cup this weekend. The Warriors, who won the 2013 Challenge Cup with a 16-0 win over Hull FC at Wembley Stadium, get their campaign off the ground this Friday with a trip to take on Dewsbury at ... Read More »

Wigan to begin cup defence at Dewsbury

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Wigan Warriors will start the defence of the Challenge Cup with a trip to high-flying Championship outfit Dewsbury, in a fourth-round draw that has thrown up some absolutely huge ties. Arguably the standout tie of the round is last years league leaders, Huddersfield Giants, up against the current table toppers of 2014, St Helens. It is another meeting with former ... Read More »

Super League clubs eyeing Challenge Cup glory

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The draw for the fourth round of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup will take place at 3.45pm on Tuesday March 18 from Quay House, MediaCityUK, and will be broadcast live on BBC 5 Live Extra, BBC Radio Manchester, BBC Radio Leeds and BBC Radio Humberside. The fourth round sees the entry of the 14 First Utility Super League clubs, who join ... Read More »

Scoreboard: Every Rugby League result

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First Utility Super League (click for reports) Bradford Bulls 18-66 Huddersfield Giants Castleford Tigers 19-16 Hull FC London Broncos 22-50 Wakefield Wildcats Wigan Warriors 34-20 Hull Kingston Rovers Leeds Rhinos 38-4 Widnes Vikings Salford Red Devils 12-28 Warrington Wolves St Helens 40-22 Catalan Dragons Tetley’s Challenge Cup Milford Marlins 10-18 Barrow Raiders Rochdale Hornets 76-4 Gloucestershire All-Golds Dewsbury Rams 76-10 ... Read More »

Halifax fully focused ahead of cup clash

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Halifax captain Scott Murrell insists that his side will not be underestimating Hull Dockers ahead of their Tetley’s Challenge Cup tie at the KC Lightstream Stadium on Sunday March 16 (2.00pm). The Championship side might be favourites to progress to the next round but utility player Murrell expects a tough test, pointing to Hull’s impressive results in the opening rounds ... Read More »

Tetley’s Challenge Cup fourth round draw confirmed

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The draw for the fourth round of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup will take place at 3.45pm on Tuesday March 18 from Quay House, MediaCityUK, and will be broadcast live on BBC 5 Live Extra, BBC Radio Manchester, BBC Radio Leeds and BBC Radio Humberside. The fourth round sees the entry of the 14 First Utility Super League clubs, who join ... Read More »

Centurions ready for battle in Challenge Cup

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Leigh Centurions half-back Ryan Brierley insists his team will not underestimate Tetley’s Challenge Cup third round opponents Wigan St Patrick’s ahead of their clash on Friday March 14 (7.30pm). Centurions have made an impressive start to the new season and Brierley, who celebrated his 22nd birthday yesterday, is determined not to take their good form for granted. “Our target is ... Read More »

Challenge Cup Preview

  Rugby League fans have five ties to choose from over Friday and Saturday, starting with Wigan St Pats hosting Leigh Centurions, though the game will be played at the Leigh Sports Village. The game kicks off on Friday evening at 7.30pm with four ties following on Saturday afternoon. Keighley will entertain Wath Brow at Cougar Park, the third round ... Read More »

Championship clubs enter Challenge Cup

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The draw for the third round of the 2014 Challenge Cup took place at the University of Gloucestershire’s Park Campus in Cheltenham last night when the 23 Kingstone Press Championships clubs entered the competition for the first time. The second-tier clubs joined the 11 winners from the second round ties in draw conducted by Maxine Melling, from the University of ... Read More »

Challenge Cup third-round draw details

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The draw for the third round of the 2014 Tetley’s Challenge Cup will take place at the University of Gloucestershire tomorrow (Monday February 24) at 6.10pm. It will be broadcast live on BBC Radio Gloucester. UK residents can listen to the draw live on BBC Radio Gloucester by clicking here. The draw will also be streamed live on www.allgoldsrugby.com. The ... Read More »