Northern Rail Cup draw to be screened live on Premier Sports

Date published: Tuesday, March 6, 2012

The draw for the quarter-finals of the 2012 Northern Rail Cup will take place live on Premier Sports on Thursday March 8 at 7.15pm.

The eight clubs which qualified from the group stages – Barrow Raiders, Batley Bulldogs, Featherstone Rovers, Halifax, Hunslet Hawks, Keighley Cougars, Leigh Centurions and Sheffield Eagles – will learn their fate in the build up to the televised Co-operative Championship fixture, Leigh v Batley.

Premier Sports will screen one live fixture from the Northern Rail Cup quarter-finals, which will be played over the weekend of June 14-17.

To celebrate the launch of the Championships season, Premier Sports are offering Rugby League fans the chance to purchase a 12-month season ticket to Premier Sports, Sky Channel 433, for just £79.99.

Not only can Rugby League fans save £21 off the standard sale price, but £10 from every season ticket will be given back to the subscriber’s club of choice.

To take advantage of this offer fans can subscribe on-line at or via phone by calling 0871 663 9000 before March 31 2012 and will be given the option to select which Championship club they want the £10 to go to.