Cricket Ireland has conducted the First Round draws for the 2019 Irish Senior Cup and 2019 National Cup.

Irish Senior Cup First Round Draw

The Irish Senior Cup is the premier All-Ireland club cricket competition, featuring the leading club sides from across the four main Provincial Unions. The cup is named after Bob Kerr, former Chairman and President of the Irish Cricket Union, who died in 2007. The competition is currently played on a 50-over knock-out format, and played between 28 teams.

The first round of matches takes place on Saturday 25 May 2019.

First Round Draw

  • Instonians v Cork County
  • The Hills v Ballyspallen
  • Phoenix v Eglinton
  • Malahide v Muckamore
  • Coleraine v CSNI
  • Carrickfergus v YMCA
  • CIYMS v North County
  • Glendermott v Rush
  • North Down v Donemana
  • Bready v Lisburn
  • Pembroke v Brigade

Byes:Clontarf, Leinster, Merrion, Strabane and Waringstown

Match Dates

  • Round 1 - Saturday 25 May 2019 (replays Sunday 2 June)
  • Round 2 - Sunday 16 June 2019 (replays Sunday 30 June)
  • Quarter-Finals - Sunday 14 July 2019 (replays Sunday 21 July)
  • Semi-Finals - Sunday 4 August 2019 (replays Sunday 11 August)
  • Final - Saturday 31 August 2019

 

National Cup First Round Draw

The National Cup is an All-Ireland Club cricket competition, played between the next tier of club sides who did not qualify for the Irish Senior Cup. The competition first year was in 2012, and is currently played on a 40-over knock-out format, between 30 teams across all five Provincial Unions.

The first round of matches takes place on Saturday 25 May 2019.

First Round Draw

  • Killyclooney v Ballyhaunis (a)
  • Co Sligo v Ardmore
  • Limerick v Ballaghaderreen
  • North Kildare v Newbuildings
  • Co Galway v Terenure
  • Midleton v Knockharley
  • Balbriggan v Co Kerry
  • Railway Union v Cork Harlequins
  • Cregagh v Laois
  • Longford v Downpatrick
  • Drummond v Laurelvale
  • Derriaghy v DLR County (a)
  • Ballymena v Bonds Glen
  • The Nedd v Templepatrick

Byes: Fox Lodge and St Johnston

Match Dates

  • Round 1 - Saturday 25 May 2019 (replays Sunday 2 June)
  • Round 2 - Sunday 16 June 2019 (replays Sunday 30 June)
  • Quarter-Finals - Sunday 14 July 2019 (replays Sunday 21 July)
  • Semi-Finals - Sunday 4 August 2019 (replays Sunday 11 August)
  • Final - Sunday 1 September 2019