Giants and Saints take centre stage in Challenge Cup


19th March 2014


Huddersfield Giants and St Helens will begin their quest for Tetley’s Challenge Cup glory in 2014 in front of the BBC Sport cameras after their fourth round tie was selected for broadcast.

The tie, a re-match of the 2006 Challenge Cup final, will be played at Huddersfield on Sunday April 6 with a 2.15pm kick-off and be screened live on BBC2. The programme will be on air from 1.45pm.

Details of ticket prices for an intriguing tie which pits the 2013 Super League Leaders against the current leaders will be announced shortly.

The tie is one of five all-Super League fixtures in the fourth round, which will be played over the weekend of April 4-6. The schedule for the remaining ties will be confirmed in due course.

The draw for the fourth round of the Tetley’s Challenge Cup is as follows:

Huddersfield Giants v St Helens

Dewsbury Rams v Wigan Warriors

Wakefield Wildcats v Leeds Rhinos

Rochdale Hornets v Leigh Centurions

Batley Bulldogs v Castleford Tigers

Doncaster v Hemel Stags

Keighley Cougars v Barrow Raiders

Featherstone Rovers v North Wales Crusaders

Hull KR v Warrington Wolves

Hull FC v Salford Red Devils

Bradford Bulls v Oldham

Hunslet Hawks v Workington Town

Catalan Dragons v London Broncos

Halifax v Widnes Vikings

Sheffield Eagles v London Skolars

Swinton Lions v York City Knights

Tickets for the 2014 Tetley’s Challenge Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday August 23 cost from as little as £22 and can be purchased by calling the RFL Ticket Office on 0844 856 113 or by visiting