Both the first quarterfinal match of the state Cup in soccer, held Wednesday, ended with the score 1:1.
Ashdod — Hapoel (Tel-Aviv) 1:1
Hapoel (Beer Sheva) — Ironi (Qiryat Shemona) 1:1
On 31 minutes, Nigel Hasselbaink opened the score 0:1.
At the 69th minute, Maor Melikson equalised.
Return matches will take place on 27 and 28 February.