28th March 2017, 17:23 | challenge_trophy
The preliminary and round 1 draw for the 2017 Challenge Trophy has taken place.
In the preliminary round, to be played on Saturday, April 29, Leigh Miners Rangers will host Dewsbury Celtic, while Dewsbury Moor travel to Hunslet Warriors.
Meanwhile, Trophy holders Rochdale Mayfield face a trip to Oulton Raiders.
West Hull won the Challenge Trophy in 2014
Leigh Miners Rangers are the most successful team in the competition's history
Meanwhile, in round one, Milford Marlins host a West Yorkshire derby against Featherstone Lions and last year's beaten finalists, Hunslet Club Parkside, host Waterhead from Oldham.
Preliminary round ties will take place week-ending April 30, while round one fixtures will be played week-ending June 18.
Challenge Trophy 2017 preliminary round - ties to be played Saturday, April 29:
Leigh Miners Rangers v Dewsbury Celtic
Hunslet Warriors v Dewsbury Moor
Oulton Raiders v Rochdale Mayfield
Today's attendance at the 2016 Conference Challenge Trophy Final was 1,287 - a new record!— The RFL (@TheRFL) October 8, 2016
Thank you for your fantastic support 👏 pic.twitter.com/sa2O0ktYRn
Challenge Trophy 2017 round one - ties to be played Saturday, June 17:
East Leeds v Leigh East
Hunslet Warriors / Dewsbury Moor v Saddleworth Rangers
Hunslet Club Parkside v Waterhead
Leigh Miners Rangers / Dewsbury Celtic v Ince Rose Bridge
Wigan St Judes v West Hull
The 2016 Conference Challenge Trophy Final - drama to the last! pic.twitter.com/6FV2tHmVlL— The RFL (@TheRFL) October 10, 2016
Thatto Heath Crusaders v Oulton Raiders / Rochdale Mayfield
Drighlington v Wigan St Patricks
Milford Marlins v Featherstone Lions