Ian Millward expects Hull and Wigan to book their places in the Ladbrokes Challenge Cup final this weekend.
Leeds' Jamie Jones-Buchanan says Gareth Ellis could hold the key to Saturday's Ladbrokes Challenge Cup semi-final against holders Hull.
Hull captain Gareth Ellis is keen to secure a new contract for 2018 and wants to lead them to Challenge Cup glory.
Betfred Super League leaders Castleford will get the Super 8s under way with a home game against St Helens on Thursday, August 3.
Our Catching Pigeons column rounds up the essential gossip and tips from around the country ahead of a busy weekend.
Pro punter and NH expert Murt Khan stakes four points on a confident selection at Uttoxeter on Friday.
Ben Linfoot is backing a Michael Dods trained runner to come good on his handicap debut at Thirsk on Friday.
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