Holders Eglinton have been handed a home draw against CSNI in the first round of the Ulster Plate, the Northern Ireland competition which sees the top eight second XI's from the NCU and NW playing each other.

The villagers beat Fox Lodge the last time the competition was held in 2019, with Neal Stewart's five wickets proving decisive. The Ballymagorry side have a tricky away date at Waringstown.

Holders Eglinton II's

Muckamore and Donemana meet in a repeat of the 2018 final, while previous winners in 2015 Brigade entertain North Down.

The other ties have Carrickfergus hosting Ardmore, Glendermott taking on Woodvale, 2016 victors Bready travelling to Lisburn, and St Johnston entertaining 2017 champions CIYMS in Donegal.

2018 winners Donemana

No dates have yet been set for the competition.

Draw for Ulster Plate 1st Round

  • Brigade II v North Down II
  • Carrickfergus II v Ardmore II
  • Eglinton II v CSNI II
  • Glendermott II v Woodvale II
  • Lisburn II v Bready II
  • Muckamore II v Donemana II
  • St Johnston II v CIYMS II
  • Waringstown II v Fox Lodge II