Championship Cup semi-final draw confirmed
5 Feb 2019

The Championship Cup semi-finals have been confirmed with the top two teams in the Greene King IPA Championship both having home advantage.

Leaders London Irish overcame Coventry to progress to the last four and will now face Yorkshire Carnegie, who recorded an impressive 38-14 win over Bedford Blues at the Madejski Stadium.

Ealing Trailfinders put in a dominant performance in their quarter-final with Nottingham as they ran out 41-7 winners, and they will face a Cornish Pirates side who won away at Jersey Reds at the Trailfinders Sports Ground in the second game on Sunday.

There will be two rounds of Greene King IPA Championship league action before the semi-finals take place in the final weekend of February.

Championship Cup semi-final fixtures

  • London Irish vs Yorkshire Carnegie - Sunday 24 February, KO 1300 GMT
  • Ealing Trailfinders vs Cornish Pirates - Sunday 24 February, KO 1500 GMT