KGJ Insurance Shropshire Cup

The Shropshire Cup is a new team competition to replace the old Consolation Cup but it is still played for the F.G. Burdass Cup. It is open to all non Premier League teams, this includes second teams of all the Premier League clubs. Any player who has played a Premier League game is ineligible to take part in the competition.  
  • 2018 Shropshire Cup Dates:
  • Wed 18th April - Preliminary Round
  • Wed 30th May - 1st round
  • Wed 13th June - 2nd round
  • Wed 4th July - Quarter Finals
  • Wed 11th July - Semi Finals
  • Sat 4th August - Final (6.30 p.m. start)

Preliminary Round

There were three ties in the preliminary round of the KGJ Insurance Shropshire Cup. Highley. Highley won the closest game beating Bridgewater by just 4 chalks at Telepost. Darrell Handley was their best card winning 3, with Chris Pearce replying for the Waterboys. Hadnall edged another close game by 12 against Horsehay on Pontesbury, with three 10 wins by Kerry Dance, Darren Fitzpatrick and Michael Thomas helping them through, with Eth Harris' 6 card not enough for the Telford side. Hadley USC eased through against Hodnet by 67, Phil King the best of their 9 winners winning 2, while Philip Brassington replied with a 10 win. Shifnal received a bye against Woore, who couldn't field a team.
Preliminary Round Held on Wed Apr 18th 2018
1 Highley 200 196 Bridgewater At Telepost
2 Hadnall 216 204 Horsehay At Pontesbury
3 Hadley USC 235 168 Hodnet At Greenfields
4 Shifnal Limited 252 0 Bye At N/A