Castleford Tigers vs Warrington Wolves: 21-man squads, injury news, kick-off time & TV details

Castleford Tigers host Warrington Wolves at the Jungle in what will be Daryl Powell’s first visit back to his old stomping ground.

Powell spent almost nine seasons at the West Yorkshire club, famously taking to the Tigers to two Challenge Cup Finals and one Grand Final – though he lost on all three occasions.

Going into this fixture, Castleford fell to a 34-20 defeat to Leeds Rhinos at the Magic Weekend last weekend, whilst Warrington put on an emphatic display in a big 36-10 win over Catalans Dragons.

21-man squads

Castleford Tigers

1. Niall Evalds
2. Derrell Olpherts
4. Jake Mamo
5. Bureta Faraimo
7. Danny Richardson
10. George Lawler
11. Kenny Edwards
12. Adam Milner
13. Joe Westerman
15. George Griffin
17. Mahe Fonua
21. Alex Sutcliffe
22. Daniel Smith
23. Greg Eden
24. Cheyse Blair
25. Suaia Matagi
28. Brad Martin
31. Gareth O’Brien
33. Jason Qareqare
37. Alex Mellor

Warrington Wolves

5 Matty Ashton
15 Joe Bullock
9 Daryl Clark
14 Jason Clark
11 Ben Currie
17 Matt Davis
27 Riley Dean
20 James Harrison
12 Oliver Holmes
3 Peter Mata’utia
33 Thomas Mikaele
21 Greg Minikin
19 Robbie Mulhern
35 Matty Nicholson
1 Stefan Ratchford
22 Josh Thewlis
16 Danny Walker
34 Jake Wardle
Tom Whitehead
7 George Williams
23 Connor Wrench

Injury news

Castleford will still be without the likes of Callum McLelland, Jake Trueman (who is out for the season) and Alex Sutcliffe whilst Liam Watts is banned. However, talisman Paul McShane will return from suspension and Gareth O’Brien has been named in Lee Radford’s squad. For Warrington, Mike Cooper and Kyle Amor are still out with injury, whilst Gareth Widdop will be out for the rest of the season with a dislocated shoulder – the fourth time he has suffered that injury in four years. George Williams also escaped a ban.

Kick-off time

The game will kick off at 3pm on Saturday afternoon.

TV details

The game will be broadcast live on Sky Sports Arena from 2.30pm. Highlights will also be shown on the Super League Show as well as Super League’s YouTube channel.

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