June 1, 2021
Premier Sports Cup fixtures announced
The Diamonds will face Motherwell at home on Tuesday, July 20 in the pick of the Group F ties in this season’s Premier Sports Cup.
The match will be broadcast live on Premier Sports as revealed in today's fixture announcement.
We open our Group F campaign with a 3:00pm kick-off at home to Annan Athletic on Saturday, July 10.
An away match against Queen’s Park follows on Saturday, July 17, again with a 3:00pm kick-off.
The Diamonds are then at home for the Motherwell tie on Tuesday, July 20 (kick-off 7:45pm) before we round off the group fixtures with a trip to Palmerston Park to face Queen of the South on Saturday, July 24 (kick-off 3:00pm).
As with previous seasons, there are three points for a win and one point for a draw. Drawn matches in the group stage go straight to a penalty shoot-out, with the winners awarded a bonus point.
The eight group winners and three best runners-up qualify for the last 16, where they are joined by European entrants Rangers, Celtic, Hibernian, Aberdeen and St Johnstone.