England Handball National Cup Semi-Final ties announced

The Semi-Final fixtures for England Handball’s National Cup have been announced, with Men’s league champions NEM Hawks and Women’s league champions Olympia both in contention for the trophy. 

The four fixtures will take place on May 14 at Oldham Leisure Centre in Greater Manchester, with the victorious teams set to face off at the National Finals in June. 

Fresh from their Premier League Final 4 win, Olympia Women’s side will play Northampton, while Liverpool face West London Eagles.

In the Men’s, NEM Hawks play London GD, with Olympia playing either West London Eagles or Manchester, depending on the winner of their Quarter-Final tie.

All matches will be streamed live across England Handball’s social media channels.

John Pearce, National Events and Media Manager at England Handball, said: “It’s been an incredibly exciting year of handball that’s already seen the conclusion of the Premier League season.

“Next up, it’s the continuation of the cup, with a trip to the grand National Finals event the prize on offer for winning their Semi-Final tie.

“We can’t wait for another exciting weekend of handball – good luck to all teams involved.”

Here is the full list of fixtures – and timings (all fixtures to take place on May 14):


Olympia v West London Eagles or Manchester. 10am

London GD v NEM Hawks. 12.15pm


Olympia v Northampton. 2.30pm 

Liverpool v West London Eagles. 4.45pm