BBC to broadcast early Challenge Cup rounds

Challenge Cup Fourth Round Draw

The Ladbrokes Challenge Cup first round derby between Leigh Miners Rangers and Wigan St Patricks will be broadcast live on the BBC website this Saturday at 1pm.

It is the first time that a fixture in the opening round of Rugby League’s oldest competition has ever been broadcast live, with a game from each of the first five rounds of the competition live on the BBC.

To watch the game on Saturday simply visit the BBC Rugby League site. Super League official Scott Mikalauskas will take charge of this first round tie.

Full fixtures (Saturday):

London Chargers v Bridgend Blue Bulls (1.00pm)
Leigh Miners Rangers v Wigan St Patricks (1.00pm, live on BBC Sport)
Thatto Heath Crusaders v Skirlaugh (1.30pm)
Aberdeen Warriors v Pilkington Recs (1.30pm)
University of Hull v Rochdale Mayfield (2.00pm)
West Bowling v Kells (2.00pm)
Royal Air Force v York Acorn (2.00pm)
Fryston Warriors v Normanton Knights (2.00pm)
Royal Navy v Myton Warriors (2.00pm)
Siddal v Milford Marlins (2.00pm)
Egremont Rangers v The Army (2.00pm)
West Hull v Hull Dockers (2.00pm)
Thornhill Trojans v Lock Lane (2.00pm)
Featherstone Lions v Distington (2.30pm)
Wath Brow Hornets v Haydock (2.30pm)
Wests Warriors v Great Britain Police (5.00pm)

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