Challenge Cup: Wins for Hamilton and Falkirk as fourth-round takes place

Five teams have booked their place in the quarter-final draw.

Challenge Cup roundup: Victories for Hamilton and Falkirk as fourth round takes place SNS Group

The fourth-round of the Scottish Challenge Cup is underway with five of the eight last-16 ties taking place at 3pm on Saturday.

Hamilton booked their place in the next round with a 5-2 away win at East Kilbride and Falkirk beat Queen’s Park 1-0.

Greenock Morton reached the quarter-finals with a 4-1 win over Kelty Hearts and Raith Rovers beat Montrose 4-1 in Kirkcaldy.

Arbroath sealed their spot with a 2-1 win over Queen of the South at Palmerston.

In Saturday’s later games East Fife travel to take on Welsh side The New Saints at Park Hall in Shropshire and Peterhead host Dundee United at Balmoor Stadium.

All last-16 ties will be completed on Sunday when Rangers Under-21s host Airdrieonians at Cappielow.

The four quarter-finals will be played next month on the weekend of November 18th and 19th before the semi-finals take place in February next year.

The final is scheduled to be held on March 23.

Last year’s tournament was won by Hamilton after their 1-0 final win over Raith Rovers at the Falkirk Stadium.

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