Fife Flyers will go head to head with their Scottish rivals AND the league champs in this season’s Challenge Cup.
The Kirkcaldy club has been placed in Group A for the round robin section along with Glasgow Clan, Dundee Stars and Belfast Giants.
They will play home and away with the top three going on to the knockout stages.
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The format was revealed this week following the recent meeting to finalise the fixture lists for the 2019-20 season which gets underway in September.
There are three groups in total with Group B comprising Cardiff Devils, Coventry Blaze, Guildford Flames and in Group C Manchester Storm, Nottingham Panthers, and Sheffield Steelers with the top two in each qualifying.
That leaves one knockout berth up for grabs.
The teams finishing third in Groups B and C will play a one-off game to secure that place.
The final will take place in Cardiff on March 8, 2020