Knockout draws for 2002
Tuesday 2nd October 2001

The draws were also held for the 1st and 2nd XI Premier Knockout Competitions, the Chelmere Homes Trophy and the Chester Cup.

In the 1st XI Premier Knockout, Bootle and Ormskirk are kept apart whilst Ormskirk are in group 2 with Leigh, twice winners of the competition. In the Chelmere Homes Trophy, the tie of the first round is Wallasey against Leigh, while the Premier Leagues' latest acquisitions, Worsley and Maghull, meet at Walkden Road. Newcomers Haydock entertain Sefton Park at their Lyme Park ground.