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Tough Cup Draws For Coventry And Lions
Coventry and Rugby Lions have both been drawn
against bigger fish in the first round of the Cheltenham & Gloucester Cup.
The Lions have been drawn against the
Division One leaders Leicester while 'Cov' take on Bedford.
The local clubs have been drawn at home in
the first leg - the matches to be played between November 25 and December 2. The second
legs will be played between December 2 and December 9.
The winners of the trophy will pocket
£25,000 while the first round losers get £4,000.
FIRST ROUND DRAW:
Blackheath v London Scottish
Bristol v Wakefield
Coventry v Bedford
Fylde v Waterloo
Leeds v Rotherham
Northampton v Moseley
Richmond v London Welsh
Rugby Lions v Leicester
Sale v Orrell
Worcester v Exeter