Shires League

The Shires League is a season long league for Juniors to represent their county at under 13, 15, 17, and 19 age groups. The season starts in September/October, culminating in the finals for the best teams in April/May.

If you are interested in representing your county, for more details visit or contact your County at

2021-22 Results
2022-23 Fixtures & Results
Shires League Rules
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Information for 2022-23 Season

Eight counties will be invited to take part in each final. At the U19, U17 and U15 ages there will be a “Play-Off” match between the counties finishing the league in positions 5th to 12th.

At the U13 age group, the top eight teams in the league will be invited to the final – there will not be a “Play-Off” at the U13 age group.

Age Group U13 U15 U17 U19
Date of Final Sunday 21/05/2023 Sunday 14/05/2023 Sunday 23/04/2023 Sunday 07/05/2023
Play off Date (see note 1 below) N/A. No play-off Sunday 23/04/2023 Sunday 09/04/2023 Sunday 16/04/2023
Last Match Date (see note 2 below) Sunday 30/04/2023 Sunday 02/04/2023 Sunday 19/03/2023 Sunday 26/03/2023
Venue for Final Stoke Mandeville, Aylesbury Stoke Mandeville, Aylesbury Stoke Mandeville, Aylesbury Stoke Mandeville, Aylesbury

Where possible we have attempted to avoid clashes with other circuit tournaments and National Age group events.  However, some counties may still find that they have players who are unavailable due to other commitments.

NOTE 1: The reserved date for Play-Offs is shown in the table. However, once counties know who they are playing, they can mutually agree another date within the confines of those given by the League Secretary at the time of being invited to take part in the Play-Off.

NOTE 2: You may play Shires League matches after these dates, but they will not count towards either qualification for the Play-Off or the SL Finals.

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