Powergen Challenge Cup 1st Round

The draw for the 1st Round of the Powergen Challenge Cup was made tonight at Ince Rose Bridge, with another array of fascinating ties drawn out of the bag.

Loughborough University face a tough trip to Oldham St Annes following their win against Heworth.

National League Three Champions Coventry Bears will travel to Siddal, while there's an all-London clash between South London Storm and West London Sharks.

West Hull will host The Army, while the Royal Navy and the Royal Air Force will play home ties against Normanton Knights and Castleford Lock Lane respectively.

Powergen Challenge Cup 1st Round Draw:

Wigan St Patricks v Hensingham West Bowling v Leigh East Oldham St Annes v Loughborough University Wigan St Judes v Embassy Royal Navy v Normanton Knights Stanningley v Walney Central Halton Simms Cross v Widnes St Maries Blackbrook v Oulton Raiders Castleford Panthers v East Hull Haydock v Cutsyke Hull Dockers v Bradford Dudley Hill Illingworth v Stanley Rangers Gateshead Storm v Wath Brow Hornets West Hull v The Army West Gate Redout v Eccles & Salford Juniors Essex Eels v Elland Barrow Island v Skirlaugh Siddal v Coventry Bears Clayton v Leigh Miners Rangers Waterhead v Askham Queens v Millom South London Storm v West London Sharks Milford Marlins v Huddersfield Underbank Rangers Bramley Buffaloes v Thornhill Trojans St Albans Centurions v Thatto Heath Crusaders Royal Air Force v Castleford Lock Lane Warrington Wizards v Sharleston Rovers Rochdale Mayfield - Bye