Warriors draw Dewsbury in Cup

Wigan Warriors celebrate lifting the Challenge Cup
Wigan Warriors celebrate lifting the Challenge Cup

CHALLENGE Cup holders Wigan Warriors start their defence of the Challenge Cup at Dewsbury.

The Cherry-and-Whites will make the journey to Yorkshire on the weekend of April 5/6 in round four of the competition.

Warriors won the cup for the 19th time against Hull FC last year with a 16-0 victory.

Mayor of Wigan Coun Billy Rotherham helped pick out the balls for the draw, which saw the tie of the round being picked out first in Huddersfield v St Helens.

Draw in full:

Huddersfield v St Helens

Dewsbury v Wigan

Wakefield v Leeds

Rochdale v Leigh

Batley v Castleford

Doncaster v Hemel Stags

Keighley v Barrow

Featherstone v NW Crusaders

Hull KR v Warrington

Hull FC v Salford

Bradford v Oldham

Hunslet v Workington

Catalan v London

Halifax v Widnes

Sheffield v London S

Swinton v York