March 26, 2021SENIOR props Phil Joy and Jack Spencer are back in Oldham’s squad for Sunday’s second-round Betfred Challenge Cup tie against Swinton Lions at Heywood Road, which kicks off at 12.30pm and will be broadcast live by the BBC on iPlayer, the Red Button and BBC Sport digital platforms.
March 23, 2021WHEN your coach and his two assistants insist their favourite song is ‘Ilkla Moor Baht ‘At’ and the tea they drink must be Yorkshire Tea, it’s a decent bet they’ll look no further than the White Rose county when they are on the look-out for big, tough forwards.
March 22, 2021SWINTON’S 28-16 win against Newcastle Thunder means Roughyeds clash with the Lions at Heywood Road, Sale in the second round of the Betfred Challenge Cup this coming weekend and then meet them again at Bower Fold a few days later, on Good Friday, April 2, in the opening game of the 2021 Betfred Championship season.
March 20, 2021AHEAD of this weekend’ big 2021 kick-off with the return of the Betfred Challenge Cup, the RFL has asked us to draw the attention of fans, and especially to those who will be watching all the action on Our League, to the new laws of the game.
March 20, 2021BARROW Raiders might be an “unknown quantity” — Matt Diskin’s description — but their chairman, Steve Neale, has assured Raiders fans that the whole club is determined to battle every inch of the way in their first-round Challenge Cup tie at Bower Fold.