Leicester Lions gear up for new season

Leicester Lions will begin the new season in good heart on Saturday after an impressive victory in their final challenge meeting.

The Lions are in action against Ipswich in a home League Cup fixture on Saturday, 31 March.

And they warmed up for the competitive season opener with a 48-42 win over Scunthorpe at Beaumont Parkexternal-link on Sunday.

Leicester follow up Satu rday's meeting when they travel to face Ipswich in the return leg on Good Friday.