Coventry to travel to Oldham in League One Cup

Coventry Bears have been drawn away to Oldham in the first round of the League 1 Cup, after the draw was made on Friday night on Radio Warwickshire.

The home teams were drawn by England and Wigan Warriors centre Dan Sarginson; the away teams were drawn by BBC Radio Coventry and Warwickshire presenter Clive Eakin.

Community clubs East Leeds and West Hull were drawn against Keighley Cougars and North Wales Crusaders respectively.

The draw in full is as follows:

Keighley Cougars v East Leeds

West Hull v North Wales Crusaders

Swinton Lions v Hemel Stags

Barrow Raiders v University of Gloucestershire All Golds

Oxford v Gateshead Thunder

Oldham v Coventry Bears

Rochdale Hornets v South Wales Scorpions

London Skolars v York City Knights

The first round ties will be played over the weekend of February 28 – March 1 2015

The League 1 Cup Final will be played at Bloomfield Road, Blackpool, as part of the Summer Bash on Saturday May 23.

Check out Monday’s edition of League Express for reaction to the draw.