Ballinabrackey 2-12 Nobber 0-11
Nobber suffered their first defeat in the Meath Intermediate Football Championship when going under to Ballinabrackey in Athboy.
The north Meath side were reduced to 14 men in the 23rd minute when Brendan Heffernan was harshly red carded. Further injuries to Paul Meade, Ger Campbell and Karl Casserly weakened Nobber's challenge as Ballinabrackey went on to win by seven points.
Nobber scorers: Jordan Morris 0-5, Karl Cassidy 0-3, Gavin Farrelly, Darren Lambe and Brian Farrell 0-1 each
Nobber: D Hutchinson; S O Brien, E Fagan, B Cassidy; B Heffernan, P Meade, N Farrell; A Farrell, T Murtagh; D Lambe, F McEntee, G Campbell; J Morris, G Farrelly, K Casserly. Subs: Brian Farrell for Campbell, Richard Shields for Meade, Dale Larkin for Casserly.