Rovers handed home tie against holders Wigan

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FEATHERSTONE Rovers have landed a ‘plum’ home tie against holders Wigan Warriors in the Carnegie Challenge Cup fifth round.

It will guarantee Championship winners Rovers another bumper home crowd following last Saturday’s stunning 23-16 victory over neighbours Castleford Tigers.

The full fifth round draw is:

Warrington Wolves v Bradford Bulls, Catalan Dragons v Sheffield Eagles, Salford City Reds v Leeds Rhinos, Leigh v Halifax, Oldham v St Helens, Featherstone Rovers v Wigan Warriors, Huddersfield Giants v Swinton, Batley Bulldogs v London Broncos.

The ties will be played over the weekend of April 27-29 with one tie shown live on Sky Sports on Friday, April 27, and one tie shown live on BBC Sport on Saturday, April 28.