30th January 2020
NEM Hawks take on Manchester in the second round of the Men’s National cup this weekend, while Olympia host Poole Phoenix.
Hawks and Manchester meet at Oldham Leisure Centre on Sunday at 15.30. Hawks will be bidding to go one step further in the cup than they did in 2018, when they were losing finalists. However, they will face local rivals Manchester of the North Regional League who will want to get one over the Premier Handball League leaders.
Poole travel to Barking Sporthouse to take on an Olympia side that has struggled of late in the Premier Handball League. Phoenix are going well in the South West Regional League. They sit in third with four wins in six games, their only defeats coming against the league’s top two, Stroud and Oxford University. Throw-off on Saturday is at 14.00.