Rovers draw Acorn In Challenge Cup

The draw for the first round of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup has been made at Wembley Stadium in London.

Tom Briscoe and Lizzie Jones, two heroes of last year's final, made the draw which threw up some interesting ties including a local derby between East Leeds and Oulton Raiders.

Full draw:


London Chargers RL v Shaw Cross Sharks

Thatto Heath Crusaders v Hunslet Club Parkside

Aberdeen Warriors v Northumbria University

Stanningley v Pilkington Recs

Normanton Knights v Distlington

The Army v Siddal

West Bowling v Lock Lane

Leigh Miners Rangers v Underbank Rangers

East Leeds v Oulton Raiders

Millom v University of Hull

The Royal Navy v Featherstone Lions

Widnes West Bank v Rochdale Mayfield

Wath Brow Hornets v The Royal Air Force

Hull Dockers v Thornhill Trojans

Egremont Rangers v Bridgend Blue Bulls

West Hull v Great Britain Police

Kells v Nottingham Outlaws