Knights Cup date at Widnes confirmed

Published: 3 April, 2019 - 3:30 pm

York City Knights can confirm that their Coral Challenge Cup Round 5 game against Widnes Vikings will kick off at 7.30pm on Saturday 13th April at the Halton Stadium.

The Knights progressed to Round Five of the Coral Challenge Cup by defeating Barrow Raiders 16-32 at Craven Park last Sunday, while the Vikings progressed by defeating Oldham RLFC 54-14 at Bower Fold.

The draw was made on Monday evening, with the Vikings being drawn at home to their fellow Championship counterparts.

Saturday night has been agreed by both sides for this tie with a view to the Easter Betfred Championship schedule, with the Knights travelling to Featherstone Rovers on Good Friday before facing the Vikings at Bootham Crescent on Easter Monday.

Tickets for the Challenge Cup tie against the Knights will go on sale from the Widnes ticket office at 9am on Thursday 4th April, or fans can pay on the day.

Adults – £20
Concessions (Over 65, Young Adult – 17-23, Armed Forces)  – £15
Juniors – £10