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QUALIFICATION RULES for CHALLENGE CUP COMPETITION

 

For all Challenge Cup competitions all players must be registered in the same season for the competing club prior to each match. For the semi final and final, the registration must be completed a clear twenty eight days or four games (whichever is less) prior to the playing of the tie.  No player shall play for more than one club in any one of the following competitions.

 

A Club may at its discretion and in accordance with the Laws of the Game use three substitute players in any match in these Competitions, with the exception of the Veterans Cup in which five substitutes are permitted, who may be selected from five players.

 

C.H. PATTEN (SENIOR) CUP

A Full Member Clubs most senior team within the League.

 

INTERMEDIATE CUP

A Member Clubs most senior team within the League, who are not members of the Premier Division of the League. 

 

JUNIOR CUP

For second teams only.  To be eligible for the semi-final or final players must have played for that team or a lower team at least twice.  Players who have played twice in the Senior Cup and/or Intermediate Cup shall be ineligible to compete in the Junior Cup in the same season.

 

NORMAN WORSKETT (MINOR) CUP

For third, fourth, fifth and sixth teams only.  Players who have played twice in any of the following Competitions Senior, Intermediate and Junior or any combination thereof, are ineligible to compete in the Minor Cup in the same season. Players are allowed to play for one team only in the Competition in any one season and to be eligible for the semi-final or final must have played for that team or a lower team at least twice.

 

HOLDER CUP

Full Member teams competing in divisions 1 (one) & 2 (two) of the League as drafted in the Constitution.  Players are allowed to play for one team only in the Competition in any one season and to be eligible for the semi-final or final must have played for that team or a lower team at least twice.

 

BILL HILL

Full Member teams competing in divisions 3 (three) & 4 (four) of the League as drafted in the Constitution.  Players are allowed to play for one team only in the Competition in any one season and to be eligible for the semi-final or final must have played for that team or a lower team at least twice.

 

JEFFS CUP

Full Member teams competing in divisions 5 (five) & 6 (six) of the League as drafted in the Constitution.  Players are allowed to play for one team only in the Competition in any one season and to be eligible for the semi-final or final must have played for that team or a lower team at least twice.

 

YOUTH CUP

For teams where only players who are under 21 years of age on the 1st day of August in the competing season, shall be eligible to take part in this Competition.

 

V.B. HALE (VETERANS) CUP

For teams where only players who are over 35 on the day of the match, shall be eligible.

H.S SMITH SHIELD

Played between the previous seasons winners of the Premier Division and the Senior Cup.