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Challenge Cup Final

5 Jun 2024

The Sportsman: The Last Tackle - A Tribute To Rob Burrow

On The Sportsman's latest episode of The Last Tackle, Rugby League pays tribute to Rugby League legend Rob Burrow, who sadly passed away last Sunday after his battle with Motor Neurone Disease. 

On Monday, The Sportsman were present at Haydock Park Racecourse for the official press conference of the Men's and Women's Betfred Challenge Cup Finals and AB Sundecks 1895 Cup Final - ahead of Wembley Finals Day on Saturday 8 June.

A two-time Challenge Cup winner, Burrow’s presence will be sorely missed when Warrington Wolves and Wigan Warriors collide at Wembley Stadium on Saturday afternoon in the Betfred Challenge Cup Final.

In this latest installment of The Last Tackle, The Sportsman previews the huge showdown between the two sides, and caught up with players, coaches, and individuals involved in this year's Finals, who each paid tribute to a Leeds Rhinos icon...