KNOCK OUT CUP

 

Match to be played on:

 

Monday 10th September

 Crusaders A v Crusaders B, Woodmansterne C v Rosehill F

Thursday 13th September

 Eldon B v Woodmansterne B

   
  All other 13 teams entered have byes 
   

Matches to be played on dates scheduled unless otherwise mutually agreed.

First Team Named is the Home Team.

Rules for Cup Competitions
20.     The Cup Competitions are open to Clubs and players registered with the League. The players must have played in one league match prior to playing in the Handicap Cup Competition.

21.     A player may not play for a lower Club team than the one for which they are Registered in the League Championship.

22.     When a player, plays one match in the Cup Competition, the player becomes “Cup-Tied” to the team that they played for. They may not play for any other Club team in that Cup Competition.

Note: The Knock Out Cup and Handicap Cup are considered separate cup competitions, you are not automatically cup tied in both competitions. It is the responsibility of the Team Captain to check that the player is not “Cup-Tied”. If a “Cup-Tied” player plays for a different team, their games are void and their points will be awarded to the opposing team.

23.     Teams shall consist of three players.

24.     Matches shall consist of nine sets. Each set shall be the best of
          a) five games up to 11 points for the Knockout Cup or 
          b) three games up to 21 points for the Handicap Cup.
All matches must be played to a finish, unless otherwise agreed between the Team Captains.

25.     Cup draws shall be made by the Committee.

26.     Handicap Cup - Ratings:
Every player will be given a rating based upon the ratings system currently approved by the committee.

27.     All matches must be played in the weeks specified or by mutual consent of both Team Captains and the Cup Secretary.

28.     Semi Finals and Finals matches: 
All players must have played in at least one third of available teams League matches. It is the responsibility of the Team Captain to check that all of their players meet this requirement.
If, due to exceptional circumstances, the team cannot provide three players that have played in one third of the matches; they can ask the committee to grant permission for a player, who has not played the required number of matches, to play.
If, a player, has not played the required number of matches or has not been granted permission to play by the committee and plays in the Semi Final or Final; the player’s games are void and their points will be awarded to the opposing team.