WHEELCHAIR RUGBY LEAGUE

1st March 2020, 22:53 | wheelchair

Wheelchair Cup and Trophy draws take place

Wheelchair Cup and Trophy draws take place

The draws for the first round of the Wheelchair Rugby League Challenge Cup and Trophy took place over the weekend.

The ties will take place week-ending April 5, and see holders Leeds Rhinos - who collected the title thanks to a 74-46 win over Kent-based Argonauts back in August - received a bye into round two, as did the Argonauts.

Elsewhere in the draw, North Wales Crusaders will host Wheelchair Super League big guns Halifax RLFC, and Leyland Warriors face a trip to face Hull FC away from home.

In the Wheelchair Challenge Trophy, The Army will host Warrington, Bradford Bulls have been drawn at home to North Wales Crusaders A, The Argo Demi Gods will play Mersey Storm on home soil, as Gravesend Dynamite visit North Wales Crusaders Celts.

Hereford, Dundee, Rochdale and Ebbw Vale have all received byes

2020 Wheelchair Rugby League Challenge Cup and Challenge Trophy First Round draws in full:

Wheelchair Challenge Cup

  • Bye - Leeds
  • NWC vs Halifax
  • Hull vs Leyland
  • Bye - Argonauts

Challenge Trophy

  • Army vs Warrington
  • Bradford Bulls vs NWC A
  • Argo Demi Gods vs Mersey Storm
  • NWC Celts vs Gravesend Dynamite
  • Bye - Hereford
  • Bye - Dundee
  • Bye - Rochdale
  • Bye - Ebbw Vale

Ties to be played week-ending April 5.