Whitehaven v Featherstone Rovers preview

Haven welcome Featherstone in the only championship game of the weekend. The sides were due to meet earlier in the season but was called off due to a waterlogged pitch up in West Cumbria.

Both sides come into this fixture on the back of close away defeats. Haven letting go a 16 point half time lead as they visited Swinton while Rovers slipped to a 2 point defeat at Oldham. Both sides would have dissapointed in the manner of their defeats and will be looking to get back on track as this fixture will mark the half way points for both sides in their respective league campaigns.

Haven welcome back Ben Davies & Stephen Fox back into their 19 man squads after missing the trip to Swinton while Jon Sharp welcomes back four of his side in Kyle Briggs, Tim Spears, Andy Ellis and Danny Craven who withdrew late last weekend.

Haven 19 man squad – Jouffret, Fox, Calvert, Parker, Allen, Aiye, Gore, Duffy, Newton, Taylor, Ince, Davies, Riley, Carberry, Brocklebank, Burns, T Chapelhow, J Chapelhow, Holliday.

Rovers 19 man squad – Ellis, Johnson, Cording, Forster, Ormondroyd, Davies, Hardman, Griffin, Briggs, Craven, Cooper, Tagg, Bostock, Taulapapa, Roche, Thackeray, Baldwinson, Abdull, Spears


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