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Normanton Knights v Rochdale Hornets selected for BBC Sport

The Ladbrokes Challenge Cup fourth round fixture between Normanton Knights and Rochdale Hornets at the LD Nutrition Stadium on Saturday, March 17 (KO 2.00pm) has been selected to be live streamed on the BBC Sport website.

Normanton Knights are one of only three community sides remaining in the competition and have secured victories over the Royal Navy, Rochdale Mayfield and Batley Boys to progress to the fourth round. Warrington Wolves second row, Ben Westwood is a product of the club and has lifted the Challenge Cup three times in his career.

The Knights welcome Rochdale Hornets, one of eleven Betfred Championship teams to enter at this stage.

The third round streamed tie between Coventry Bears and Distington attracted a viewing audience of over 13,000. Rounds four and five will also be streamed live on the BBC Sport website before the competition reaches round six and beyond when matches will be screened on BBC One and BBC Two over each weekend.

Join in the conversation on matchday with the BBC Sport commentary team by tweeting your message using #bbcrl.

Fans booking in groups of 15 or more can save 40% until May 29, with tickets starting from only £12 for adults and £5 for Juniors. Please call our group sales team on 0844 856 1115.

2018 Ladbrokes Challenge Cup fourth round draw in full is as follows:

Friday, March 16

  • Kells v Toronto Wolfpack (6.15)
  • Doncaster v Newcastle Thunder (8.00)

Saturday, March 17

  • Normanton Knights v Rochdale Hornets (2.00)

Sunday, March 18

  • North Wales Crusaders v Featherstone Rovers (2.30)
  • Hunslet v Bradford Bulls (3.00)
  • Barrow Raiders v Sheffield Eagles (3.00)
  • Workington Town v London Broncos (3.00)
  • Halifax v Oldham (3.00)
  • Coventry Bears v Pilkington Recs (3.00)
  • Whitehaven v Dewsbury Rams (3.00)
  • Batley Bulldogs v Leigh Centurions (3.00)
  • York City Knights v Swinton Lions (3.00)


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