Castleford Tigers name squad for Hull cup tie

Mike McMeeken
Mike McMeeken

Castleford Tigers head coach Daryl Powell has named his 19-man squad for Saturday’s Ladbrokes Challenge Cup sixth round tie at Hull FC.

Forward Scott Wheeldon misses out after picking up a knee ligament injury in last week’s game at Wigan, but young back-rower Mike McMeeken returns to the squad after missing the last seven matches.

Oliver Holmes, Andy Lynch and Nathan Massey are also back in after missing the Wigan match.

Tickets for the game will be on sale from the Tigers Den until 4pm on Friday.

The full 19-man squad is:

33 Ryan Bailey

15 Ryan Boyle

2 James Clare

23 Michael Channing

21 Liam Finn

7 Luke Gale

26 Ash Gibson

11 Oliver Holmes

14 Lee Jewitt

8 Andy Lynch

13 Nathan Massey

24 Mike McMeeken

10 Grant Millington

9 Adam Milner

16 Junior Moors

6 Ben Roberts

4 Michael Shenton

22 Jordan Tansey

3 Jake Webster