2016 Rugby Fixtures

To get you excited for the new seasons above is some of the exciting action from last year - 2016 fixtures are not to be missed!

To get you excited for the new seasons above is some of the exciting action from last year – 2016 fixtures are not to be missed!

Robert Haile gets you ready for a new year of sport with the 2016 rugby fixtures.

The Ladbrokes Challenge Cup

THE first round of the Challenge Cup has been drawn and the local teams will not have to travel far as Egremont Rangers, Wath Brow Hornets and Kells have all been given home ties.

Egremont Rangers host Blue Bulls while Kells face Nottingham Outlaws.

Wath Brow Hornets have an interesting tie against the Royal Air Force.

All three are playing on Sunday January 31 with a 1:30 pm scheduled kick off time.

The other matches take place on Saturday January 30 and Sunday January 31.

● For a full fixtures list list: http://www.ladbrokeschallengecup.com/fixtures__results/fixtures 

Copeland Rugby League

THE new National Conference Premier Division fixtures have been announced.

The first match is to be played on March 12.

Egremont Rangers and Wath Brow Hornets will not have to wait long to renew their rivalry as they meet at Wath Brow on the opening day.

The return fixture takes place on June 25.

While Division One Champions Kells have an opening home tie with Siddal.

Egremont Rangers face the first of the newly promoted teams on April 2 with an away trip to Pilkington Recs.

Kells travel to Wath Brow on April 9 before facing fellow former Division One team Pilkington Recs at home on April 16.

Egremont Rangers host Kells on May 21 with the return scheduled for July 30.
The final round of matches see Kells hosting Wath Brow on September 24 while Egremont are away at Hull Dockers.

● For a full fixtures list visit: http://www.nationalconferenceleag

British Amateur Rugby League Association

HOLDERS of the British Amateur Rugby League Association National Cup Egremont Rangers have been given a bye in the first round draw.
The draw sees Wath Brow Hornets away at Great Cliffton Tigers while beaten finalist Sharlston Rovers have a home tie against Upton.
● For a full fixtures list list:  http://www.barla.org.uk/