Twelve Women’s Rugby League teams entered the first round of the Women’s Coral Challenge Cup, including newly-promoted Women’s Championship side Halifax, Armed Forces sides ,the British Army and the RAF, and Midlands-based Nottingham.
The first four teams that were pulled out of the hat were awarded a bye into the second round and those teams will be League One sides Hull KR, Rochdale Hornets, Cutsyke and East Leeds.
Merit Competition sides Nottingham and Durham will welcome the Army and Halifax respectively, with Whitley Bay Barbarians travelling to League One side Wigan St Patricks.
The RAF vs Keighley Cougars is the remaining fixture.
All ties will be due to take place on the weekend of February 29th and March 1st.
The full draw is as follows:
Durham vs Army
Wigan St Patricks vs Whitley Bay Barbarians
Royal Air Force vs Keighley Cougars
Nottingham vs Halifax