31st October 2016
The draw has been made for the 2017 men’s England Handball National Cup.
2016 cup winners Warrington Wolves face a North-West derby against Championship side Bolton Hussars.
London GD, who lost to Wolves in the 2015 and 2016 finals, have a bye in the first round, and will play Loughborough in the second round. The winner will play Olympia in the second round.
The only all Super-8 first-round tie sees West London Eagles host Nottingham.
Round 1: 21/22 January 2017
Round 2: 11/12 February 2017
Quarter Final: 4/5 March 2017
Semi-finals: 22/23 April 2017
Final: 20 May 2017