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2018 NCU Robinson Services Leagues - Weekend League Review (19th/20th May)

Richard White (NCU PRO) &
Wylie McKinty
Robinson Services

Robinson Services Premier League
The game of the weekend takes place on Saturday with unbeaten Instonians taking on champions Waringstown at Shaw's Bridge. On Sunday Armagh host near neighbours Waringstown, as Premier League cricket arrives at The Mall, while Carrickfergus will hope that Middle Road is able to host its first game of the season when they take on CIYMS. The final Premier League game of the weekend sees Muckamore and CSNI hoping for their first win of the season when they meet at Moylena.

Saturday Fixture
Instonians v Waringstown, at Shaw's Bridge, Belfast

Sunday Fixtures
Armagh v Waringstown, at The Mall, Armagh
Carrickfergus v CIYMS, at Middle Road, Carrickfergus
Muckamore v CSNI, at Moylena, Muckamore

Robinson Services League Section 1
There are two fixtures this coming Sunday in Section 1 both of which are rearranged games after earlier postponements. Bangor host Woodvale at Uprichard Park while Downpatrick will hope to follow up their win over Woodvale last weekend with another over Cregagh at Strangford Road.

Sunday Fixtures
Bangor v Woodvale, at Upritchard Park, Bangor
Downpatrick v Cregagh, at The Meadow, Downpatrick

Robinson Services League Section 2
As with Section 1 the fixtures in Section 2 this weekend are all rearranged games. Dundrum and Belfast SuperKings will be hoping that the weather stays fine so that they can get their season started. Monaghan were due to host Dunmurry but the game has had to be switched to Fullerton Park as work continues on the Monaghan ground.  There is also a 2-night match taking place on Monday and Tuesday next week when Ballymena face the lengthy journey to the Village Ground in Drumaness on consecutive evenings.

Saturday Fixture
Dundrum v Belfast SuperKings, at The Meadow, Dundrum

Sunday Fixture
Monaghan v Dunmurry at Fullerton Park, Dunmurry

Monday/Tuesday Evening Fixture
Drumaness v Ballymena, at The Village Ground, Drumaness

Women's Premier League
Hannah Grieve will look to continue her fine batting form for Lurgan in a home fixture against Muckamore. Last weekend she scored an unbeaten century (109 not out) against local rivals Waringstown. North Down start their season with an away trip to CSNI.

Sunday Fixtures
CSNI v North Down, at Stormont, Belfast
Lurgan v Muckamore, at Pollock Park, Lurgan