Bluefin Sports Challenge Cup 2nd Round Draw – Gloucestershire Clubs learn their fates

This week saw confirmation of the 2nd Round draw of the Bluefin Sports Hellenic League Challenge Cup, with all of our Gloucestershire sides finding out their opponents in the next round.

Bishops Cleeve have been rewarded for their 4-3 after extra time victory against Brackley Town Saints with another home game, with Kidlington Development making the trip to Kayte Lane.

After their 3-1 win at Pewsey Vale, Brimscombe & Thrupp will welcome Abingdon Town to the Meadow, whilst Tuffley Rovers will be travelling to Abingdon United in the 2nd round after their 4-0 win at home to Royal Wootton Bassett Town.

Fairford Town enter the competition after receiving a bye in the first round and will host Division One East side AFC Aldermaston, who are joint top of the table at the time of writing.

Longlevens will welcome Thatcham Town Development from Division Two East to Saw Mills after their 7-1 win against Penn & Tylers Green in the first round.

There is also a double header of away ties for our remaining Division One West teams as Cirencester Town Development travel to Reading to face Woodley United, whilst Cheltenham Saracens are rewarding for their 5-2 win in the first round with a trip to Milton United.

Moreton Rangers of Division Two West have a tricky home tie, with Hellenic Premier side Shrivenham making the trip to London Road.

The ties are to be played between Saturday 13th October – Saturday 3rd November:

Saturday 13th October – Woodley United vs Cirencester Town Development

Saturday 20th October – Abingdon United vs Tuffley Rovers

Saturday 20th October – Bishops Cleeve vs Kidlington Development

Saturday 20th October – Brimscombe & Thrupp vs Abingdon Town

Saturday 20th October – Fairford Town vs AFC Aldermaston

Saturday 20th October – Longlevens vs Thatcham Town Development

Saturday 20th October – Milton United vs Cheltenham Saracens 

Saturday 3rd November – Moreton Rangers vs Shrivenham


Fixture dates are subject to change. Check back on Severn Sport for any fixture changes.