Back to homepage

Challenge Cup

Thaler to referee Challenge Cup Final

Thaler to referee Challenge Cup Final

Ben Thaler will referee the 2015 Ladbrokes Challenge Cup final, Hull Kingston Rovers v Leeds Rhinos at Wembley Stadium on Saturday August 29 (3.15pm). The match will be Thaler’s first Wembley appearance as a referee, after previously having had the

Read Full Article
It’s not about me on Saturday, insists Sinfield

It’s not about me on Saturday, insists Sinfield

Leeds Rhinos captain Kevin Sinfield has deflected the attention away from his final appearance at Wembley this weekend, and has insisted it’s about the team and not any romance concerning his last Challenge Cup final. Sinfield will lead Leeds out

Read Full Article
Full-back berth not yet decided for Robins at Wembley

Full-back berth not yet decided for Robins at Wembley

Hull Kingston Rovers coach Chris Chester has revealed he’s not yet decided who will occupy the full-back berth at Wembley this Saturday for the Challenge Cup final. Both Ben Cockayne and Kieran Dixon are in the running to play at

Read Full Article
Sports Minister to present Challenge Cup

Sports Minister to present Challenge Cup

Sports Minister Tracey Crouch MP will be Chief Guest at the 2015 Ladbrokes Challenge Cup final between Hull Kingston Rovers v Leeds Rhinos at Wembley Stadium on Saturday August 29 (3.15). Ms Crouch will meet the teams prior to kick-off and

Read Full Article
Hull KR shock Wolves to reach Wembley

Hull KR shock Wolves to reach Wembley

Hull Kingston Rovers played with great spirit to defeat Warrington Wolves 26-18 at Headingley this afternoon in the Challenge Cup semi-final, despite going behind within just over a minute when they allowed the Warrington kick-off to go dead and then

Read Full Article
Rhinos beat Saints to get to Wembley

Rhinos beat Saints to get to Wembley

Leeds Rhinos established early dominance against St Helens tonight at the Halliwell Jones Stadium to win 24-14 in the first Friday night Challenge Cup semi-final. Leeds took the lead after three minutes when when Zak Hardaker stepped inside Luke Walsh

Read Full Article
Cup has lifted everyone, admits Albert Kelly

Cup has lifted everyone, admits Albert Kelly

Hull KR half-back Albert Kelly says that the change in competition to the Challenge Cup has given the whole squad a lift ahead of Saturday’s showdown with Warrington. The Robins endured an inconsistent first 23 rounds of the season to

Read Full Article
Amor has Wembley in his sights this weekend

Amor has Wembley in his sights this weekend

Kyle Amor insists the opportunity to walk out at Wembley in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup final is all the ammunition St Helens need to defeat Leeds Rhinos in the semi-final on Friday July 31 (8.00pm) at the Halliwell Jones Stadium.

Read Full Article
Challenge Cup semi-final schedule announced

Challenge Cup semi-final schedule announced

Leeds Rhinos and St Helens will make history on July 31 when they contest the first Ladbrokes Challenge Cup semi-final to be televised live on a Friday night. Two clubs with a strong tradition of Friday night action will do

Read Full Article
Three players charged by RFL

Three players charged by RFL

Ben Currie, Fuifui Moimoi and Joe Greenwood have been charged after offences committed in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup quarter-final ties.   Warrington’s Currie has been charged with the Grade C offence of making deliberate physical contact with a match official in

Read Full Article