Dunfermline will travel south to face Ayr United in the tie of the William Hill Scottish Cup third round.
The SPFL has confirmed the date for the commencement of league competitions at the start of the 2016/17 Scottish football season.
Senior media executive Murdoch MacLennan is the new chairman of the Scottish Professional Football League, replacing the outgoing Ralph Topping.
Dundee-bound Darryl Meggatt's final act as an Alloa player was to salvage their Championship status as Forfar Athletic saw their dream of returning to Scottish football's second tier for the first time in 23 years snatched away.
Rangers boss Mark Warburton has backed Martyn Waghorn to get better and better after the striker became the first man in Britain to hit 25 goals this season.
Raith Rovers boss Ray McKinnon was delighted that his squad had taken on a tough pre-season schedule as it fully prepared them for this highly competitive Petrofac Training Cup tie.
Leaving your hometown team, and one in the top-flight at that, after seven years would prove a wrench for most. But, for Kyle Benedictus, the switch from Dundee to Raith has been rejuvenating.
Jim Jefferies has urged his Dunfermline side to secure themselves a brighter future by clinching promotion through the play-offs.
Dunfermline boss Jim Jefferies insists he is immensely proud of his side despite last night’s 3-1 League One defeat against Rangers at Ibrox.
What Dunfermline boss Jim Jefferies would not give to be involved in the Championship next season.