Team news: Wigan v Castleford (Sat)

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Dan Sarginson is set to return from an ankle injury this weekend, while Michael Shenton misses out through injury for Castleford.  

Adrian Lam has made two changes to his 19-man squad after Wigan picked up their fourth win of the season away at Salford on Monday. Dan Sarginson returns alongside Sam Powell, who has served his two-game suspension. They take the place of youngsters Harry Smith and Amir Bourouh.

Daryl Powell has also been forced to make two changes following Monday’s defeat to Catalans at the Stade Gilbert Brutus. Junior Moors serves a one-game ban, while Michael Shenton misses out through injury. They are replaced by Calum Turner and Jacques O’Neill.

Messenger’s money-maker: Castleford are priced at 11/2 to win both halves at the DW Stadium.

Wigan’s 19-man squad: Joe Bullock, Joe Burgess, Morgan Escare, Ben Flower, Oliver Gildart, Joe Greenwood, Chris Hankinson, Zak Hardaker, Willie Isa, Tommy Leuluai, Liam Marshall, Sean O’Loughlin, Oliver Partington, Sam Powell, Dan Sarginson, Jake Shorrocks, Morgan Smithies, Taulima Tautai, George Williams.

Castleford’s 19-man squad: Cory Aston, James Clare, Mitch Clark, Chris Clarkson, Greg Eden, Tuoyo Egodo, Will Maher, Nathan Massey, Peter Mata’utia, Mike McMeeken, Paul McShane, Adam Milner, Greg Minikin, Jacques O’Neill, Lewis Peachey, Daniel Smith, Jake Trueman, Calum Turner, Liam Watts.

Wigan are priced at 4/9 to pick their second win of the week, while Castleford are 15/8 to claim victory.

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