Women’s Junior Cup set to kick-off

Women’s Junior Cup set to kick-off

The 2018/19 Women’s Junior Cup will kick-off this Sunday 9th December, with eight teams in action in the opening round.

The launch of the Women’s Junior Cup and draw for the opening round of the competition took place at Kingspan Stadium a few weeks ago, in the company of representatives from each of the 16 competing teams.

Last year the Women’s Junior Cup final became the first women’s club final to be played at Kingspan Stadium, and the showpiece decider will once again return to the home of Ulster Rugby this season.


Round 1 – Sunday 9th December 2018 (All games 1.00pm)

Dungannon v Lisburn
Belfast Harlequins v Randalstown
Queen’s University v Portadown
Cooke 2 v North Down
Malone 2 BYE

Losers from Round 1 will fall into Rejenerate Cup, with the losers of those games falling into Rejenerate Shield.

Round 2 – Sunday 6th January 2019

(Round 1 winners and Malone 2 will be joined by five Division 1 teams for Round 2 – Omagh, Carrick, City of Derry, Enniskillen & Cavan)

Quarter-Finals – Sunday 10th February 2019

(Round 2 winners will be joined by top two Division 1 teams – Malone 1 & Ballynahinch)

Quarter-Final losers will fall into the Junior Shield.

Semi-Finals – Sunday 24th February 2019

Final – Saturday 13th April 2019 at Kingspan Stadium