Batley face Vikings trip in Challenge Cup clash

Ladbrokes Challenge Cup
Ladbrokes Challenge Cup

Batley Bulldogs face a trip to Super League side Widnes Vikings in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup sixth round.

The tie, scheduled to take place over the weekend of May 15-17, promises to provide a stern test for John Kear’s Bulldogs against a Vikings side who reached the semi-finals last season.

Leigh were rewarded for their win over Salford with a trip to Wakefield Trinity, in a tie which will be televised on BBC2 on Sunday May 17.

Challenge Cup sixth round draw: Widnes Vikings v Batley Bulldogs, Leeds Rhinos v Huddersfield Giants, Hull FC v Castleford Tigers, Wigan Warriors v Hull Kingston Rovers, Catalans Dragons v Featherstone Rovers, St Helens v York City Knights, Wakefield Trinity Wildcats v Leigh Centurions, Dewsbury Rams v Warrington Wolves.