Hibernian meet Rangers in Petrofac Training Cup first round

Livingston won the Petrofac Training Cup last season
Livingston won the Petrofac Training Cup last season

Hibernian and Rangers will meet in the first round of the Petrofac Training Cup for the second year running.

The Championship rivals meet at Easter Road with the hosts out to avenge last August's 2-1 extra-time loss at Ibrox.

Trophy holders Livingston begin their defence at home to Clyde, while Cowdenbeath take on Raith Rovers in a Fife derby at Central Park.

Last season's beaten finalists Alloa Athletic are away to Highland League champions Brora Rangers.

Lowland League winners Edinburgh City make their tournament debut at home to Queen's Park.

The tournament for clubs outside the top flight kicks off on the weekend of 25 July.

Petrofac Training Cup - first round draw

South Section:

Annan Athletic v Airdrieonians

St Mirren v Berwick Rangers

Edinburgh City v Queen's Park

Greenock Morton v Dumbarton

Ayr United v Albion Rovers

Livingston v Clyde

Hibernian v Rangers

Queen of the South v Stranraer

North Section:

Cowdenbeath v Raith Rovers

Forfar Athletic v Montrose

Arbroath v Dunfermline Athletic

Brechin City v Peterhead

Falkirk v East Fife

Elgin City v Stirling Albion

East Stirlingshire v Stenhousemuir

Brora Rangers v Alloa Athletic