Fax to face Wildcats in Challenge Cup

Halifax RLFC
Halifax RLFC

Richard Marshall has seen his hopes of a home draw in round five of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup scuppered after his Halifax RLFC side were drawn away to top flight neighbours Wakefield Trinity Wildcats.

Fax eased through the fourth round after comfortably seeing off Championship One side Barrow 56-16 at Craven Park last Sunday.

Fax will take on the team currently propping up Super League on the weekend of April 17-19.

Draw: Hunslet Hawks v Dewsbury Rams, Leigh Miners Rangers v York City Knights, Bradford Bulls v Hull Kingston Rovers, Sheffield Eagles v Hull FC, Batley Bulldogs v Swinton Lions, North Wales Crusaders v Featherstone Rovers, Wakefield Trinity Wildcats v Halifax, Leigh Centurions v Salford Red Devils.