UPDATED: Tigers v Bulls game given go ahead

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MATCH referee Ben Thaler has given the all clear for Castleford's Stobart Super League home match against Bradford Bulls this afternoon (Sunday) to be played.

Castleford groundman John Lupton and his team have worked through the night to ensure the ground is ready for the match.

Volunteers turned up this morning to clear snow from the pitch.

Castleford's 19-man squad for this afternnon's game is Richard Owen, Joe Arundel, Kirk Dixon, Josh Griffin, Rangi Chase, Danny Orr, Jake Emmitt, Daryl Clark, Brett Ferres, Jonathan Walker, Stuart Jones, Adam Milner, Ryan Hudson, Lee Mitchell, Oliver Holmes, Nathan Massey, Ryan McGoldrick, Steve Nash, James Grehan.

Tigers coach Ian Millward said: "The players are fit and raring to go and I'm really looking forward to playing in front of a home crowd. Our support last week at Salford in those conditions was phenomenal and I think there's a great synergy between the players and supporters."