Challenge Cup: Leeds drawn against St Helens in standout sixth-round tie-ZoomTech News

Leeds Rhinos and St Helens will meet within the standout tie of the boys’s Problem Cup sixth spherical, whereas holders Leigh Leopards have been drawn at house to Championship aspect Featherstone Rovers.

Wigan, probably the most profitable aspect within the cup’s historical past, face a repeat of the 1998 last in opposition to Sheffield Eagles.

Final 12 months’s runners-up Hull KR play Salford, whereas metropolis rivals Hull FC journey to Huddersfield.

Castleford boss Craig Lingard returns to former membership Batley.

Elsewhere, Warrington have an all-Tremendous League tie in opposition to London Broncos, and Halifax, one of many 4 second-tier sides, welcome Catalans Dragons.

Ties happen over the weekend of 22-24 March.

Adrian Lam’s Leopards will start their defence of the trophy, which they received with a 17-16 golden level win over Hull KR, in opposition to three-time winners Featherstone, whose win in 1983 in opposition to Hull FC stays one of many all-time nice cup shocks.

“Attention-grabbing as typical,” Lam advised BBC Sportsday. “I am simply grateful for a house sport, it is thrilling and can come alongside shortly so deliver it on.

“It is nice for Fev, and we had a few robust battles in opposition to them within the Championship and so they’ll relish that problem to return right here and we’re wanting ahead to it.”

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