Challenge Cup first round: Thatto Heath Crusaders drawn away at Thornhill Trojans

Thatto Heath took on Dewsbury
Thatto Heath made it to round five before a plucky defeat by Dewsbury ended their run in 2019

Thatto Heath Crusaders will face Thornhill Trojans in the first round of the 2020 Challenge Cup.

Thatto Heath reached round five last season before being knocked out by Championship club Dewsbury.

First-round ties will be held over the weekend of 11-12 January, with one game being streamed live by BBC Sport.

Super League sides enter in the fifth and sixth rounds, including 2019 winners Warrington Wolves, who beat St Helens in the final at Wembley.

First-round draw in full

Rochdale Mayfield v London Chargers

GB Police v Torfaen Tigers

Edinburgh Eagles v Ashton Bears

Leigh Miners Rangers v Stanningley

Underbank Rangers v Lock Lane

West Bank Bears v Royal Navy

Featherstone Lions v West Bowling

British Army v Oulton Raiders

Normanton Knights v Longhorns

Barrow Island v Rhondda Outlaws

Pilkingtons Recs v West Hull

Thornhill Trojans v Thatto Heath Crusaders

York Acorn v Hammersmith Hills Hoists

Siddal v Saddleworth Rangers

Sherwood Wolf Hunt v Wests Warriors

Wigan St Patricks v Dewsbury Moor

Distington v Bedford Tigers

Milford v Wigan St Judes

Upton v Jarrow Vikings

Skirlaugh v Hunslet Club Parkside

RAF v Bentley

Ince Rose Bridge v East Hull

2020 Coral Challenge Cup schedule at a glance

Round one: 11-12 January

Round two: 25-26 January

Round three: 8-9 February 8-9

Round four: 22-23 February

Round five: 14-15 March

Round six: 4-5 April

Quarter-finals: 9-10 May

Semi-finals: 6-7 June (Details tbc)

Final: Saturday 18 July

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