Giants and Saints take centre stage in Challenge Cup
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 www.rugbyleaguetickets.co.uk.