WARINGSTOWN and Lurgan have avoided meeting other Premier League clubs in their opening round of the Northern Cricket Union’s Ulster Bank Senior Challenge Cup next season.
They will face Section 1 sides with Waringstown travelling to either Dundrum or Templepatrick and Lurgan hosting Woodvale.
The cup will be played between the eight Premiership and 10 Section 1 teams and the full draw is:
First round (Saturday May 4): Dundrum v Templepatrick; Laurelvale v Cliftonville.
Second round (Saturday, May 25): Derriaghy v Civil Service North; Downpatrick v Carrickfergus; Lurgan v Woodvale; Dundrum/Templepatrick v Waringstown; Muckamore v Ballymena; Instonians v CIYMS; Laurelvale/Cliftonville v Donacloney; Lisburn v North Down.