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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


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

Tetley's Challenge Cup

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

Ryan Brierley

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

Stuart Littler of Leigh Centurions. ©RLPhotos

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


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 The ... Read More »

Tetley’s Challenge Cup presents the ultimate non-uniform day

Tetley's Challenge Cup

Former Bradford Northern prop Jon Hamer believes destiny has played its part ahead of Great Britain Police’s Tetley’s Challenge Cup second round tie against the British Army. An annual tie between the two teams had been hosted by the home side since 2003, but it was called off this year due to the unavailability of both squads. As fate would ... Read More »

East Leeds take the Easy Road to Wembley

Tetley's Challenge Cup

East Leeds will be hoping to repeat last season’s Tetley’s Challenge Cup exploits by getting through to the third round of Rugby League’s oldest and most prestigious competition when they play ‘local’ rivals Leeds Metropolitan University on Saturday (2.00pm). The second round tie marks East Leeds’s debut at their new home, Richmond Hill on Easy Road in Leeds and captain ... Read More »

Tetley’s Challenge Cup second round draw

Tetley's Challenge Cup

The draw for the second round of the 2014 Tetley’s Challenge Cup took place on Thursday evening live on  the Rugby League Extra show on BBC Radio Manchester. The home teams were drawn by Kris Radlinski, the Rugby General Manager of Tetley’s Challenge Cup holders Wigan Warriors; the away teams were drawn by the owner of Salford City Reds, Dr ... Read More »