Featherstone’s first league fixture switched to Wakefield

Featherstone's first home league match is at Wakefield on Monday, February 16.
Featherstone's first home league match is at Wakefield on Monday, February 16.

Featherstone’s opening Kingstone Press Championship fixture against Hunslet Hawks will be played at Wakefield Trinity Wildcats on Monday, February 16 (7.30pm).

It was due to be played at Big Fellas Stadium the previous day but Featherstone’s extended, relaid pitch will not be ready to stage the game.

Featherstone will be keen to have the on-going pitch maintenance work completed in time to host their next home first-team game against Bradford Bulls on Sunday, March 1.