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7 Dec 2021

Betfred Women's Challenge Cup Round 1 Draw made

Betfred Women's Challenge Cup Round 1 Draw made

The Betfred Women's Challenge Cup Round 1 Draw was completed this morning at Leeds United's Elland Road Stadium, the venue for this year's final in May.

Hosted by the BBC's Tanya Arnold, Leeds legend Jermaine Beckford and Leeds-born Women's Football star Gemma Bonner were on hand to complete the draw.

The draw will be contested in a Champions League-style format across March and April, with the top two from each Group progressing to the Quarter Finals, the respective Group winners guaranteed a home tie.

The 16 teams taking part were drawn into four different groups as follows:

Group A:

  • St Helens
  • Warrington Wolves
  • Barrow Raiders
  • The Army

Group B:

  • Leeds Rhinos
  • Huddersfield Giants
  • Leigh Miners Rangers
  • Hull FC

Group C:

  • York City Knights
  • Wigan Warriors
  • Bradford Bulls
  • Widnes Vikings

Group D:

  • Castleford Tigers
  • Featherstone Rovers
  • Wakefield Trinity
  • Oulton Raiders