Woodlands in meaty Priestley Cup tie

James Smith with the Sovereign Health Care Priestley Cup when Pudsey St Lawrence last won in 2011

James Smith with the Sovereign Health Care Priestley Cup when Pudsey St Lawrence last won in 2011

First published in Sport Wharfedale Observer: Photograph of the Author by , T&A Sports Reporter

Woodlands, who are second in the JCT600 Bradford League First Division, have been drawn at home to Pudsey St Lawrence, who are currently third, in the third round of the Sovereign Health Care Priestley Cup.

The tie between the 2006 winners and 2011 winners was the highlight of the draw made this tea-time at the Pudsey derby.

Cleckheaton, runners-up in 2007, will host last season’s finalists Hanging Heaton in another heavyweight clash on Sunday, June 15, while Bradford & Bingley, winners in 2003 and 2010, will entertain 2012 champions East Bierley in a third all-top-flight tie.

Undercliffe, who are pushing for promotion in the Second Division, will be at home to Pudsey Congs in the other tie.

Congs won the cup five times in seven years but haven’t made the final since 2008.

Sovereign Health Care Priestley ShieldThird-round draw: Keighley v Bradford & Bingley or Saltaire, Bowling Old Lane v Morley, Pudsey St Lawrence v New Farnley or East Bierley, Pudsey Congs v Hanging Heaton. Ties to be played on Sunday, June 15.

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