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Gallagher Challenge Cup Quarter Final Draw

Robin Walsh

Holders CIYMS of the Premier League will play Downpatrick from the league below in the quarter finals of the Northern Cricket Union's Gallagher Senior Challenge Cup. Downpatrick - so far undefeated in the Section 1 League after three games - will have home advantage when the sides meet on Saturday week (June 9)

Only one of the four ties brings together two Premier League sides with North Down travelling to Civil Service North. Current Premier League leaders Waringstown and Instonians find themselves away to Section 1 sides Derriaghy and Holywood respectively.

The draw, which was made by Shane Matthews, managing director of Gallagher Northern Ireland and Clarence Hiles, President of the NCU (pictured with team reps below) is:

CSNI v North Down
Derriaghy v Waringstown
Downpatrick v CIYMS
Holywood v Instonians

Ties will be played on Saturday 9th June (reserve date 17th June)

Nigel Jones of holders CIYMS and
Chris Martin of Downpatrick
  James Kennedy (CSNI) and
Peter Davison (North Down)
  Patrick Currie (Waringstown) and Graham Kenny (Derriaghy)   Andrew White (Instonians) and Jordan Wilson (Holywood)