The draws have been made for the first round of both the men's and women's senior challenge cups.

Tie of the round is the all-premier clash between Instonians and Waringstown at Shaw's Bridge in a repeat of the 2013 decider.

Holders CIYMS are away at Donacloney Mill in one of six ties pitting lower opposition against top flight clubs, while there is one all Section One match between Derriaghy and Templepatrick.

The games are down for decision on Saturday May 9th with this year's final scheduled for Comber on Friday August 7th.

In the Ladies draw holders CSNI are at North Down, while losing finalists Muckamore travel to Seapark to take on Holywood.

Instonians take on Waringstown, while Carrickfergus face Lurgan in the other ties.


  • Ballymena v CSNI
  • Carrickfergus v Muckamore
  • Cregagh v Lisburn
  • Derriaghy v Templepatrick
  • Donacloney Mill v CIYMS
  • Downpatrick/Cliftonville Academy v Woodvale
  • Instonians v Waringstown
  • North Down v Armagh/Saintfield


  • Carrickfergus v Lurgan
  • Holywood v Muckamore
  • Instonians v Waringstown
  • North Down v CSNI