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Premiership Cup


The Premiership Cup (formerly the Army Cup) is only open to units affiliated to the ARU. Competitor teams are organised into two leagues. Current rules and regulations can be found on the Premiership Cup Rules page.

12 Regt RA
The current cup holders are 1st Battalion the Yorkshire Regiment who beat 12th Regiment Royal Artillery 17-8.

Chairman of the ARU Premiership Competition

Captain Marc Wilding
Tel Mil: 94222 3067
Tel Civ: 01252 348067

See the Premiership Cup History and Statistics page.

Premiership Points of Contact

League Secretary Email
Community Chairman Marc Wilding
Premiership League Secretary Abel Mataitini

Premiership League Teams

Last updated: 20 July 18

12 Regt RA
1 Rifles
1 Royal Welsh
2 Rifles
9 Regt RLC
Premiership 2
2 Yorks
7 (Para) RHA

Army Cup Quater Final Fixtures

Date Fixture Location KO Result
05 Feb 19 Defence Academy v 12 Regt RA Shrivenham 1900hrs 5 – 31
06 Feb 19 8 REME v 9 Regt RLC RWB RFC 1430hrs 10 – 37
06 Feb 19 4 Scots v 1 Royal Welsh Catterick 1100hrs 10 – 20
18 Feb 19 17 P&M Regt RLC v RMAS Aldershot 1900hrs 13 – 22

Army Cup Semi Final Fixtures

Date Fixture Location KO Result
20 Feb 19 12 Regt RA v 9 Regt RLC Aldershot 1400hrs 22 – 38
22 Feb 19 1 Royal Welsh v RMAS RMAS 1400 36 – 3

Army Premiership Cup Final Fixture

Date Fixture Location KO Result
06 Mar 19 9 Regt RLC v 1 Royal Welsh Aldershot 1600 16 – 15

Army Premiership Final Fixture

Date Fixture Location KO Result
06 Mar 19 12 Regt RA v 17 P&M Regt RLC Aldershot 1200 36 – 10

Championship Cup Semi Final fixtures

Date Fixture Location KO Result
18 Feb 19 Defence Academy v 8 REME Shrivenham 1800 14 – 21
22 Feb 19 17 P&M Regt RLC v 4 SCOTS RMAS 1400 39 – 10

Army Championship Cup Final

Date Fixture Location KO Result
06 Mar 19 8 REME v 29 Regt RLC Aldershot 1400 43 – 10

Please use the links in the sidebar or below to view the league tables and fixtures list:
Premiership 2


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