Saturday date for Castleford’s cup quarter-final

Lee Jewitt celebrates his clinching try for Castleford Tigers at Wigan in the 2014 Challenge Cup quarter-final.
Lee Jewitt celebrates his clinching try for Castleford Tigers at Wigan in the 2014 Challenge Cup quarter-final.

Castleford Tigers’ quarter-final tie at Wigan in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup will take place on Saturday, June 25, with a 5.30pm kick-off.;

All four Ladbrokes Challenge Cup quarter-final ties will be broadcast live on television over the weekend of June 23 to 25.

On Thursday June 23 (8pm) Huddersfield Giants will play Wakefield Trinity Wildcats in front of the Sky Sports cameras. After knocking out current holders Leeds Rhinos in the sixth round, the Giants will have their sights on a first Wembley final since 2009.

First Utility Super League’s leading team, Warrington Wolves, will be in action against local rivals Widnes Vikings live on BBC Two on Friday June 24 (8pm).

Two games will be played on Saturday June 25, starting with Hull FC v Catalans Dragons on Sky Sports (1.30pm) followed by Wigan Warriors v Castleford Tigers on BBC Two (5.30pm).

The semi-final draw will also be broadcast on BBC Two on the Saturday following the completion of Castleford’s tie.

Ticket prices for all four ties will be confirmed by the competing clubs in due course.

Tickets for the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup final at Wembley Stadium on Saturday August 27 costs from just £20 and can be purchased by visiting www.rugby-league.com/tickets or calling the Rugby League Ticket Hotline on 0844 856 1113.