Rovers lose Dickens for important games

Dickens will watch from sidelines

Dickens will watch from sidelines

Round 3 pairings see Rovers square up to strong opposition when they will make the short journey to National Conference League Premier outfit Thornhill Trojans on 9th January.

Sharlston coach Andy Fisher will be without the availability of BARLA international forward Kevin Dickens who was found guilty of a Head High Tackle in the first round and will start his 2 match suspension after this weekends away league fixture against Kippax with a 2.30pm kick off.

Dickens second match will also be an important game when Rovers are scheduled to travel to Halifax Irish in the Pennine Presidents Cup Quarter Finals.

Fisher will breath a sigh of relief after inform Craig Miles received a sending off sufficient ruling for his dismissal in the same game for talking out of turn to the official.