Bute to face Kingussie in Camanachd quarter-final

BUTE Shinty Club’s senior team have been handed a home draw against Kingussie in the quarter-finals of the Scottish Hydro Electric Camanachd Cup.

Musician Dougie Maclean and Camanachd Association president Archie Robertson made the draw in Pitlochry on Thursday morning.

Bute coach Barry Martin told us: “It’s a tough draw, but if you want to make progress you’ve got to beat the best teams, and I’m sure we’ll rise to the challenge – especially at the Meadows.”

The complete quarter-final draw is as follows: Bute v Kingussie, Inveraray v Kyles Athletic, Kilmallie v Glenorchy or Lovat, Kinlochshiel v Newtonmore.

The ties will be played on Saturday, July 2.