The League Cup competition starts on Jan 6th and consists of 5 fixtures.
This year the format will consist of four singles and two doubles games. Note that because of the extra game, play should start by 8:15.
Each team plays every other team just once, either home or away. The match format / rules for this competition have changed since last year, as detailed below:
League Cup Match Rules
A match shall comprise six games - four singles and two doubles. Because of the extra game, play should start by 8:15. Games 1 to 4 are singles; games 5 and 6 are doubles. The away team takes the break in games 1, 3 and 5; the home team takes the break in games 2, 4 and 6. One point shall be awarded for each game won.
Players for the singles games shall be drawn at random by the team captains before play starts. Each captain shall submit just 4 names into the draw.
Players for the doubles games shall be nominated by the team captains before each game. The home captain shall nominate first. Any registered player may play in the doubles.
No player shall play in both doubles games. No player shall take the break in more than one game.
Last Edit: Jan 5, 2020 16:54:15 GMT by tengu: play should start by 8:15