Cunningham gives youngsters a chance for cup clash

Saints head coach Keiron Cunningham
Saints head coach Keiron Cunningham
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Keiron Cunningham is giving more of his young talent a chance to prove their worth.

Saints head coach has caled up Morgan Knowles, Danny Richardson and Olly Davies to his senior squad for the first time ahead of Friday’s Challenge Cup tie with York City Knights at Langtree Park.

Cunningham will select his 17 from:

2. Tommy Makinson, 4. Josh Jones, 5. Adam Swift, 6. Travis Burns, 8. Mose Masoe, 10. Kyle Amor, 12. Jon Wilkin, 13. Louie McCarthy-Scarsbrook, 15. Mark Flanagan, 17. Mark Percival, 19. Greg Richards, 25. Andre Savelio, 26. Lewis Charnock, 28. Jack Ashworth, 29. Olly Davies, 30. Matty Fleming, 34. Shannon McDonnell, 35. Morgan Knowles, 36. Danny Richardson.

James Ford will choose his York side from:

1. James Haynes, 2. Ben Dent, 3. Greg Minikin, 4. Liam Cunningham, 5. Nev Morrison, 6. Jonny Presley, 7. Pat Smith, 8. Mark Applegarth, 9.

Harry Carter, 10. Jack Aldous, 11. Ryan Mallinder, 12. Ed Smith, 13. Colton Roche, 14. Kriss Brining, 15. Josh Tonnks, 19. Jamal Chisholm, 20. Jay Leary, 21. Jack Pickles, 22. Jack Iley, 24. Tyler Craig, 25. Adam Dent, 26. Brad Nicholson, 32. Liam Richmond, 33. Lee Waterman.

The game kicks off at 8pm and the referee is Chris Leatherbarrow.