Dewsbury Rams to host Swinton Lions in Championship Shield opener

Dewsbury Rams
Dewsbury Rams

Dewsbury Rams will open their Championship Shield campaign with a home match against Swinton Lions on Sunday, August 12 (3pm).

The match against the Lions will be followed seven days later by the short trip to The Fox’s Biscuits Stadium to face Batley Bulldogs.

The Rams are again on the road five days later, when they travel to Sheffield Eagles on Friday, August 31. Kick-off is 7.45pm.

Dewsbury return to The Tetley’s Stadium on Sunday, September 9 with a home match against Barrow Raiders.

A week later, they travel to face Featherstone Rovers before making the trip across the Pennines to take on Rochdale Hornets on Sunday, September 23.

The Championship Shield campaign concludes on Sunday, September 30 with a home match against Leigh Centurions.

Rams Championship Shield fixtures - Sun Aug 12: Dewsbury Rams v Swinton Lions (3pm); Sun Aug 19: Batley Bulldogs v Dewsbury Rams (3pm); Fri Aug 31: Sheffield Eagles v Dewsbury Rams (7.45pm); Sun Sep 9: Dewsbury Rams v Barrow Raiders (3pm); Sun Sep 16: Featherstone Rovers v Dewsbury Rams (3pm); Sun Sep 23: Rochdale Hornets v Dewsbury Rams (3pm); Sun Sep 30: Dewsbury Rams v Leigh Centurions (3pm).