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Summary

  1. England and St Helens' Alex Walmsley and Salford Red Devils' Kriss Brining conducting draw
  2. 12 teams from Challenge Cup second round will be joined by 14 teams from League 1
  3. Third round fixtures to be played weekend of 24-25 February

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Challenge Cup third-round draw

Here is the third-round draw in full:

Hunslet Club Parkside v Workington Town

Bradford Bulls v West Wales Raiders

North Wales Crusaders v Keighley Cougars

Coventry Bears v Distington

Hemel Stags v Newcastle Thunder

Doncaster v Myton Warriors

Pilkington Recs v Millom

Kells v British Army

Normanton Knights v Batley Boys

Whitehaven v London Skolars

Askam v York City Knights

Oldham v Featherstone Lions

Hunslet v Oulton Raiders

The third-round of the Challenge Cup will be played on 24-25 February, with one of the ties live on the BBC Sport website.

Draw Numbers

Here's a full list of tonight's third round draw numbers:

1. Askam 2. Batley Boys 3. British Army

4. Bradford Bulls 5. Coventry Bears 6. Distington

7. Doncaster 8. Featherstone Lions 9. Hemel Stags

10. Hunslet 11. Hunslet Club Parkside 12. Keighley Cougars

13. Kells 14. London Skolars 15. Millom

16. Myton Warriors 17. Newcastle Thunder 18. Normanton Knights

19. North Wales Crusaders 20. Oldham 21. Oulton Raiders

22. Pilkington Recs 23. West Wales Raiders 24. Whitehaven 25. Workington Town

26. York City Knights

Who's in the third-round draw?

Twenty-six sides will been drawn in the Challenge Cup third-round, as the twelve teams that progressed from the second round are joined by fourteen teams from League One.

NCL Division Three club Millom, who caused a upset in round two by defeating Bradford Dudley Hill, are joined by Featherstone Lions, who narrowly beat Thatto Heath Crusaders live on BBC Sport website. Watch the game in full below or on BBC iPlayer here.

Among the bigger teams in the draw is five-time Challenge Cup winners Bradford Bulls, who were relegated last season after the club started the year with a 12-point deficit following liquidation in January 2017.

The third-round of the Challenge Cup will be played on 24-25 February.

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