The 35th Season of
The Liverpool Echo Invitation Cricket Knockout Trophy
Draw - 2008
(winning side shown in RED)

Teams that concede will not be entered in next season's competition - David Jones (Liverpool Echo)

 FIRST ROUND

(all matches to be played on Thursday 15th or Friday 16th May)

Rainhill v Newton le Willows
AINSDALE v
SKELMERSDALE
WIGAN v
Alder

 SECOND ROUND

(all matches to be played on Thursday 5th or Friday 6th June)

SOUTHPORT AND BIRKDALE v HUYTON
HIGHTOWN v Port Sunlight
Chester Boughton Hall v Irby
St. Mary's Old Boys v
Birkenhead Park
ST HELENS RECS v Southport Trinity
Old Xaverians v
NORTHERN
WAVERTREE v NEWTON LE WILLOWS
LEIGH v
Alder
ST HELENS v HIGHFIELD
Sutton (St Helens) v
FORMBY
LIVERPOOL v MAGHULL
ORMSKIRK v NEW BRIGHTON
FLEETWOOD HESKETH v Neston (conceded)
WALLASEY v Birkenhead St. Mary's
SEFTON PARK v Parkfield (Liscard)
SKELMERSDALE v
BOOTLE

New draws will be made for the third and subsequent rounds which are to be played on the following dates:

 THIRD ROUND

(all matches to be played on Thursday 26th or Friday 27th June)

ST HELENS RECS v NORTHERN
WALLASEY v Chester Boughton Hall
SOUTHPORT AND BIRKDALE v
FLEETWOOD HESKETH (at Sea Cop)
SEFTON PARK v
FORMBY
ST HELENS v BOOTLE
LIVERPOOL v
HIGHTOWN
Birkenhead Park v
Alder
ORMSKIRK v WAVERTREE

 FOURTH ROUND

(all matches to be played on Thursday 17th or Friday 18th July)

WALLASEY v HIGHTOWN
FORMBY v
ORMSKIRK
Alder v
ST HELENS RECS
FLEETWOOD HESKETH v ST HELENS

 SEMI FINAL ROUND

(all matches to be played on Thursday 21st or Friday 22nd August)

ST HELENS RECS v FLEETWOOD HESKETH
WALLASEY v ORMSKIRK (holders)

 FINAL ROUND

(to be played on a Saturday 20th September, reserve date Sunday 21st September)
- two innings of twenty overs per side -

ST HELENS RECS v WALLASEY
scorecard

previous winners

rules

(reproduced by kind permission of the Liverpool Echo)