The draw for the sixth round of the Coral Challenge Cup was held live on the BBC News Channel  as the remaining eight Super League sides joined the competition for the first time, including the holders the Catalans Dragons.

The eight remaining sides from last weekend’s fifth round fixtures included the Leeds Rhinos and Hull KR who both registered big wins over lower league opposition. It included Halifax RLFC, who giant killed Super League London Broncos. Bradford Bulls also made the draw after a stunning golden point victory over Featherstone after launching a big comeback in the dying minutes.

The draw was made by league legends Paul Sculthorpe and Jon Wilkin, and the balls emerged in the following order;

Salford Red Devils v. Hull KR

Dewsbury Rams v. Halifax RLFC

Warrington Wolves v. Wigan Warriors

Bradford Bulls v. Leeds Rhinos

Hull FC v. Castleford Tigers

Catalans Dragons v. Doncaster RLFC

Huddersfield Giants v. St Helens

Wakefield Trinity v. Widnes Vikings

All ties will be played over the weekend of the 11th and 12th May with two games selected by the BBC for broadcast on BBC1 and BBC2, one each on Saturday and Sunday, and two games will be shown by SKY Sports.

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