Lions face Elland in Challenge Cup

Featherstone Lions take on Elland.
Featherstone Lions take on Elland.

Featherstone Lions visit Elland and Oulton Raiders host Normanton Knights in the third round of the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup.

League One newcomers Coventry have been drawn away to Oldham.

At least three non-league teams are guaranteed places in the fourth round, when the 12 Kingstone Press Championship clubs enter the tournament, after the draw - made by rugby league legends Alex Murphy and Malcolm Reilly at Huddersfield University - paired six of the remaining amateur clubs together.

Matches will be played on the weekennd of March 7 and 8.

The third round ties are:

North Wales v Widnes West Bank

Elland v Featherstone Lions

Wath Brow Hornets v Newcastle Thunder

Hemel Stags v Oxford

Oulton Raiders v Normanton

Leigh Miners v West Hull

Oldham v Coventry

Kells v Rochdale

London Skolars v Swinton

Barrow v Keighley

South Wales Scorpions v York

University of Gloucestershire v Skirlaugh.