Northern Rail Cup draw

Date published: Thursday, May 2, 2013

The draw for the first knock-out round of the 2013 Northern Rail Cup will see current Cup holders Halifax begin the defence of their title away to Dewsbury Rams.

Last year’s beaten finalists, Featherstone Rovers, will take on Leigh Centurions while Kingstone Press Championship One sides London Skolars and North Wales Crusaders will play Whitehaven and Swinton Lions respectively.
The draw is:
Featherstone Rovers v Leigh Centurions
Sheffield Eagles v Barrow Raiders
Workington Town v Hunslet Hawks
Dewsbury Rams v Halifax
Keighley Cougars v Batley Bulldogs
Swinton Lions v North Wales Crusaders
London Skolars v Whitehaven
York City Knights v Doncaster
Ties will be played over the weekend of May 18 and 19