Cup Competitions

Subject to entry numbers, two Cup competitions are run annually alongside the Leagues. These are the Bill Pink Cup and the Variety Cup.

The Bill Pink Cup

The format for the Bill Pink Cup is as follows:

  • Each team is comprised of 3 men and 3 ladies
  • Each team assigns their men and their ladies as players 1, 2 or 3
    • Player 1: Plays 1x singles, 1x level doubles, 1x mixed doubles
    • Player 2: Plays 2x level doubles, 1x mixed doubles
    • Player 3: Plays 1x level doubles, 1x mixed doubles
  • Each rubber is played as best of 3 ends to 21, with setting
  • The match is won by the team that wins the most rubbers

The Bill Pink Cup 2021/22

Group 1
TeamGames WonGames Played
Cambridge Badminton Academy
Ely Victoria
Cambridge City
Group 2
TeamGames WonGames Played
Crossways 1
Crossways 2
University
Knockout
Final (April/May)
Box 1 #1
vs
Box 2 #1

The Variety Cup

The format of the Variety Cup is as follows:

  • Each team is comprised of 2 men and 2 ladies
  • Each player will play 1x singles, 1x level doubles, and 1x mixed doubles
    • You must assign your strongest man/lady to player 1 for the singles
    • You must assign your strongest pair to mixed 1 for the mixed
      • Your strongest mixed pair does not have to include your strongest singles players
  • Each rubber is played as best of 3 ends to 21, with setting
  • The match is won by the team that wins the most rubbers

Variety Cup Scorecard Template

The Variety Cup 2021/22

Round 1
To be played by
31st January 2022
Round 2
To be played by
31st March 2022
Final
TBC
Ely Vic
vs
CUBaC
TBC
vs
TBC
TBC
vs
TBC
Cambs BA 2
vs
City
Crossways 1
vs
Cambs BA 1
TBC
vs
TBC
Crossways 2
vs
BYE