Draws for the 2018 cup competitions

Draws for the 2018 cup competitions

Holders New Farnley will begin their defence of the Priestley Cup with a home tie against Championship One side Baildon.

Last year's beaten finalists Methley will also have home advantage when they tackle Bankfoot, while league champions Hanging Heaton host Yeadon.

Farsley face Bradford & Bingley at Red Lane in the only all Premier Division clash of the opening round.

Last year's Jack Hampshire Cup winners Hartshead Moor tackle Hunslet Nelson who finished runners up to them in Championship Two.

Priestley Cup Draw

Last season's beaten finalists Wakefield St Michael's have a bye in the first round of the Jack Hampshire Cup where league newcomers Jer Lane have landed a home clash with Azaad

Jack Hampshire Cup

There's just two first round ties in the Priestley Shield with Yeadon at home to Pudsey St Lawrence and Adwalton tackling Baildon.

In the T20 Cup, Group A holders Hanging heaton visit Bradgford & Bingley in the first round while the Group B holders Altofts host Great Preston.

T20 Cup draw

The Priestley Shield is to be re-drawn after an administrative error resulted in two of the entrants being missed out from the original draw,

Picture: New Farnley skipper Lee Goddard lifts the Priestley Cup aloft. Picture: Ray Spencer