Today’s football and rugby fixtures

Going for goals...Lesmahagow face Yoker today
Going for goals...Lesmahagow face Yoker today

Lesmahagow Juniors will go for Scottish Junior Cup glory in what is the pick of this weekend’s fixtures.

Robert Irving’s men travel to Yoker in the fifth round hoping to reach the last eight of the competition for the first time in a number of years. The game kicks-off at 2.15pm.

Elsewhere, Lanark United will hope to ease their relegation worries when they face Benburb away from home while Carluke Rovers are also on their travels with a tricky trip to Dunipace; both of these games are in Central Division 1.

In Central Division 2, Forth Wanderers face Cambuslang Rangers at Kingshill Park; the league junior league matches have a 2pm kick-off.

If you are in Carluke on Saturday afternoon you may want to check out a local derby between amateur rivals Carluke Hearts and Carluke Baptist AFC. The South of Scotland Cup quarter-final should be a cracker and is taking place at the John Cumming Stadium with a 2pm kick-off.

Onto rugby and relegation threatened Lanark have a must-win match against Loch Lomond at the Racecourse at 3pm while Biggar are at home to GHA in what is another vital match for Gavin Blackburn’s men; kick-off at Hartreemill is at 3pm.