The Salaman Cup returns to Egerton Park on Friday evening when Thorpe Arnold open this year’s big-hitting bonanza against Buckminster.
Organisers have set aside reserve evenings on Mondays and Wednesday in case of bad weather to avoid the dreaded bowl-off.
Draw – Friday, June 12 Belvoir v Tilton; Friday, June 19 Ashby Carington v Egerton Park; Friday, June 26 Bottesford v Melton Town.
Friday, July 3 semi-final (winners of A v B); Friday, July 10 semi-final (winners of C v D). Friday, July 17 Final (or reserve date July 24).