Castleford Veterans Bowling Association’s Alan Hardisty Challenge Cup and Len Pickersgill Knockout Cup preliminary round matches will be played on Friday, April 17 (1.30pm start). The ties are:
Alan Hardisty Challenge Cup: Smirthwaite A (scr) v Queens Park A (scr) at Valley Gardens; Ferrybridge A (12) v Garforth CC A (scr) at Queens Park; Allerton (12) v Hemsworth (scr) at Featherstone; Cas Town A (scr) v Colton (scr) at Kippax; Hawhill Park A (12) v Methley (12) at Savile Park; Valley Ridge A (scr) v Townville (12) at Allerton. Byes: Rothwell BC A, Kippax A, Glasshoughton B, Savile Park A, Pontefract B, Glasshoughton A, Garforth Rec A, Pontefract A, Colton B, Sherburn A.
Len Pickersgill Knockout Cup: Valley Ridge B (36) v Woodlesford A (24) at Garforth Rec; Cas Town B (24) v Swillington B (24) at Rothwell BC; Aberford (24) v Rothwell BC (24) at Garforth CC; Rothwell Park A ()24) v Hawhill Park B (36) at Glasshoughton. Byes: Rothwell Park B, Smirthwaite B, Swillington A, Valley Gardens A, Featherstone, Methley B, Garforth CC B, Garforth Rec B, Sherburn B, Valley Gardens B, Ferrybridge B, Queens Park B.