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L&DCC Knockout Draws - 2
Monday 21st January 2019

Cup giants clash in first round

The draws have been made for the various L&DCC knockouts.

Eighteen times winners of the Ray Digman Knockout Trophy, Bootle, begin the defence of their title with the tie of the first round when they travel to Ormskirk. Over on the Wirral, old foes Wallasey and New Brighton meet at the Oval.

Newly promoted Southport and Birkdale face Colwyn Bay at Trafalgar Road. Wigan have been given a place following the disqualification of Northern and they entertain Rainhill.

In the Ray Tyler Shield, holders Liverpool travel to Parkfield Liscard.

Ormskirk, winners of the L&DCC group of the Vitality Club T20 for five of the last six years, have a bye in the first round and are then paired with either Spring View or Burscough.

The draws are as follows:
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  holders
 1st XIs .
 Ray Digman Knockout Trophy Bootle
 Ray Tyler Shield Liverpool
 Vitality Club T20 (L&DCC group) Ormskirk
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 2nd XIs .
 Chester Cup Ormskirk
 Tittershill Cup Old Xaverians
 Chrysalis Trophy (T20) Sefton Park
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 3rd XIs .
 Mike Leddy Cup Ormskirk
 Embee Trophy (T20) Ormskirk