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Groups

Each group will consist of 5 teams, giving each team 8 fixtures and 2 byes, during the group rounds. The groups are based on each teams top 15 players average CSR, however each season I try to mix the groups up a little for variety.

Groups 1-4 will play for the Cup, 5-8 the Plate, 9-12 the Bowl, 13-16 the Shield, 17-20 the Vase and 21-24 will play for the Plaque. After the group rounds the teams finishing in the top four in each group will move forward to the knockout rounds, with the grand finals being in week 14. 

The teams that finish on top of the table in each group will earn home games in the knockout round and the quarter finals as a reward for finishing 1st in their groups.

The teams that finish in 2nd place on the table in each group will earn home games in the knock-out round only, as a reward for coming 2nd.

Teams that finish 5th (and 6th in some seasons) will play-off in a Wooden Spoon competition featuring all the teams that did not qualify for the regular finals. It will be in 3 levels; Gold, Silver & Bronze.

During the group rounds, the teams will be awarded 4 points for a win, 2 points for a draw, and a possible bonus point (BT) for scoring 4 tries or more, regardless of the results, and a bonus point (BL) for losing by 7 points or less.
To access the groups, click on the group shirts below. Once the group page opens (for example Groups 1 to 4), select your group by clicking the tabs at the bottom of the spreadsheet.

Cup
Plate
Bowl
Shield
Vase
Plaque