“The Hockey Association Challenge Cup”. Photo c/o Phil Kielthy
This Sunday, 13th November, the men’s Cup holders, Beeston, are playing last years league winners, Holcombe in the England Hockey Cup Round 3. The fixture will take place at Nottingham Hockey Centre at 12:30pm.
The day is set to be a fantastic display of local hockey as the ladies 1st team take on Liverpool Sefton in the Investec North Conference at 2:30pm, after the men’s clash with the Kent giants.
There is another England Hockey Men’s Cup Round 3 fixture taking place on the new waterbase pitch on the other side of the car park to Pitch 1. The University of Nottingham will play Brooklands MU at the same time as the Bees take on Holcombe at 12:30pm. This will be the first time two England Hockey Cup matches have taken place at the same time at the same venue!
The schedule this Sunday 13th November, Nottingham Hockey Centre:-
12:30pm Beeston Men’s 1st XI v Holcombe – EH Cup – Pitch 1
12:30pm University of Nottingham Men’s 1st XI v Brooklands MU – EH Cup – Pitch 4
2:30pm Beeston Ladies 1st XI v Liverpool Sefton – Investec North Conference – Pitch 1