Three Wigan amateur sides discover opponents in Challenge Cup first round draw

Orrell St James will host Underbank in the first round of the Challenge Cup.

Friday, 14th December 2018, 5:15 pm
Updated Friday, 14th December 2018, 6:18 pm
Teams are set to hit the Wembley road

OSJ were handed a place as champions of the North West Counties.

St Pats have been handed a tasty tie at Leigh East, while Wigan St Judes will welcome Crosfields.

Millon are the outfit which have been handed the plum tie against Serbian outfit Red Star Belgrade.

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Ties will be played between January 25-26 next year.

Wigan and the rest of last season’s Super League top-eight enter the competition at round five. The other four top-flight sides enter the previous round.

Other round one ties: Kells v Rochdale Mayfield, West Bowling v Hammersmith Hills, Dewsbury Moor v Skirlaugh, East Leeds v Batley Boys, Bentley v Army, Royal Navy v West Hull, Leigh MR v Oulton Rangers, Wallsend Eagles v GB Police, Drighlington v All Golds, Distington v Torfaen Tigers, Lock Lane v Longhorns, Shaw Cross Sharks v Haydock, Ovenden v Woolston, Hunslet Warriors v Featherstone Lions, York Acorn v Beverley, Normanton Knights v Edinburgh Eagles, Bradford Dudley Hill v Milford Marlins, North Herts Crusaders v Royal Air Force, Clock Face Miners v Siddal, Hunslet Club Parkside v Thornhill Trojans, Thatto Heath Crusaders v Stanningley, London Chargers v Wath Brow Hornets.