Liverpool Echo Invitation Cricket Knockout Trophy Draw
Thursday 1st July 2010
The draws for the quarter and semi final rounds of the Liverpool Echo Knockout Trophy have been made.
In a quarter final match more suited to a final, Liverpool Echo Knockout giants Ormskirk and Bootle are paired together at Brook Lane. They met at the final stage in 2001 with Ormskirk winning by 33 runs, but more recently last year when Bootle took the match on run rate after 10 overs, both teams finishing on 141-7. The winners of the tie play at either Wigan or St Helens Recs in the semi final.
There's a Wirral derby at Irby where Neston are the visitors, the winners travelling to either Sefton Park or Southport and Birkdale in the other semi final.
The full draw is:
(QUARTER FINAL) ROUND
(matches to be played on Thursday 15th or Friday 16th July)
Ormskirk v Bootle
Irby v Neston
Wigan v St Helens Recs
Sefton Park v Southport and Birkdale
SEMI FINAL ROUND
Sefton Park or Southport and Birkdale v Irby or Neston
MCUA umpires are required from the quarter round onwards