Castleford & Featherstone ARL draw confirmed

HOLDERS Lock Lane will visit Sherburn Bears in the first round of the Castleford & Featherstone ARL’s David Poulter Open Cup.

The full draw, with games designated for Saturday 16 December, is: Featherstone Lions v Allerton Bywater; Sherburn Bears v Lock Lane; Cutsyke Raiders v Brotherton Bulldogs; Methley Warriors v Kippax.

First round losers will contest the Edgar Hanson Invitation Cup, subject to having fulfilled their opening-stage ties.