AMATEUR rugby league around the area fell victim to the cold weather at the weekend but an improvement in temperatures should mean pitches are ready for a long-awaited return to action this weekend.
There’s a local derby in Division 2 of the CMS Yorkshire League when Kinsley Raiders host Ryhill Hammers.
Both sides will be looking for crucial victories on their return to action.
In the first round of the Fred Marshall Senior Cup Upton welcome Normanton Knights A to Quarry Lane.
All matches are scheduled to kick-off at 2pm.
See this week’s Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express for all the latest sports news from around the area.