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    Challenge Cup 2008-09 

    Tuesday, June 17, 2008 1:43:30 PM


    “The Wasps” have been drawn against First Division side Dundee in the opening round of this season’s Challenge Cup. This is an exciting draw for the club and a game which is likely to produce goals, the last time the sides met in the competition was in the very first season when it was called the B&Q Cententary Cup at Recreation Park on 16th October, 1990, when the game ended 5-3 to Dundee, John Irvine scoring a double and Davie Wilcox on the scoresheet for Alloa.. Raith Rovers and Morton were the teams to receive byes as the opening round of the tournament is divided into North-East and South-West regions.
    All matches are scheduled for Saturday 26 July, 2008.
    North/East draw:
    Ross County v St. Johnstone
    Alloa Athletic v Dundee
    Arbroath v Forfar Athletic
    Brechin City v East Fife
    Dunfermline Athletic v Stirling Albion
    Peterhead v Montrose
    Elgin City v Cowdenbeath
    Bye: Raith Rovers
    South/West draw:
    East Stirlingshire v Ayr United
    Clyde v Annan Athletic
    Stenhousemuir v Albion Rovers
    Partick Thistle v Queen's Park
    Berwick Rangers v Queen of the South
    Livingston v Stranraer
    Airdrie United v Dumbarton
    Bye: Morton

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