Leigh’s Super8 schedule revealed

The victorious Leigh squad and backroom staff celebrte their victory. Now fior the Super Eight qualifiers! Picture by Paul McCarthy Photography
The victorious Leigh squad and backroom staff celebrte their victory. Now fior the Super Eight qualifiers! Picture by Paul McCarthy Photography

Leigh Centurions will begin their quest for Super League with a home game against Hull Kingston Rovers.

The Kingstone Press Championship Leaders Shield winners play four games at the Sports Village and three away in the new format.

Paul Rowley’s side lost just once during the regular season as they claimed the Shield for a second successive year.

They face Hull KR, Wakefield, Bradford and Sheffield at home with away games at Widnes, Haliax and Salford.

Leigh’s fixtures

Hull KR (H), Saturday, August 8, 3pm (Sky Sports)

Salford Red Devils (A), Sunday, August 16, 3pm

Wakefield Trinity Wildcats (H), Saturday, August 22, 3pm (Sky Sports)

Sheffield Eagles (H), Sunday, September 6, 3pm

Halifax (A), Sunday, September 13, 3pm

Bradford Bulls (H), Sunday, September 20, 3pm

Widnes Vikings (A), Sunday, September 27, 3pm