This weekend will see the official kick off to the Scottish AFL season with the return of the Haggis Cup at the West of Scotland Rugby Club in Glasgow. This year’s Haggis Cup will feature a mix of men’s and women’s teams from across the UK, with the women’s competition boasting sides from the Nottingham Scorpions, Glasgow Sharks, Greater Glasgow Giants, the Wimbledon Hawks, and two teams from the Wandsworth Demons.
The men’s competition will have teams representing the Wolverhampton Wolverines, Huddersfield Rams, Tyne Tees Tigers, Edinburgh Bloods, Greater Glasgow Giants, the Kingdom Kangaroos, and two teams from both the Glasgow Sharks and the Wandsworth Demons.
This year’s tournament kicks off at 9.30am, beginning with each team playing four games of ten minute halves in the group stages before moving on to semi finals and placing matches. The women’s grand final takes place at 4pm and the men’s at 4.30 before wrapping up the tournament with presentations and an after party at Malones Glasgow.
Keep up to date with the match results on AFL Scotland’s Facebook and professional photos will be available to purchase from http://www.duncolm.co.uk/ after the tournament.