The Championship clubs entered the mix as the third-round draw for the 2023 Betfred Challenge Cup took place tonight at Featherstone.
The games will all be played over the weekend of the 10th to 12th March with the BBC selecting one game for live stream while The Sportsman will show a second game.
The pick of the ties saw the hosts of tonight’s draw Featherstone picked out against the Halifax Panthers in a mouth-watering tie which is likely to be picked up by one of the broadcasters.
The draw in full is as follows;
Betfred Challenge Cup Third Round
(ties to be played on weekend of March 10-12)
Featherstone Rovers v Halifax Panthers
Wests Warriors v Widnes Vikings
Leigh Miners Rangers v Rochdale Mayfield
Doncaster v Workington Town
Westgate Common v Hunslet ARLFC
Dewsbury Rams v Rochdale Hornets
Siddal v Sheffield Eagles
Orrell St James v Midlands Hurricanes
Batley Bulldogs v Wath Brow Hornets
Thatto Heath Crusaders v North Wales Crusaders
Hunslet v Keighley Cougars
York Knights v West Bowling
Stanningley v Newcastle Thunder
London Broncos v Whitehaven
Bradford Bulls v York Acorn
Barrow Raiders v Swinton Lions