HL2B round-up: Oak Leafers go top

February 17, 2019

It's a fifth Croke Cup success in six years for St Kieran's Kilkenny

A hard-earned two-point win over Kildare today sees Derry take over in pole position on the Allianz HL Division 2B table.

The Oak Leafers won the top of the table clash in Newbridge on a scoreline of 0-21 to 1-16.

Elsewhere, Down and Wicklow enjoyed victories over Warwickshire and Donegal respectively.

Allianz HL Division 2B round 3

At Pairc na hEireann 
Down 1-16
Warwickshire 0-11

At Letterkenny 
Wicklow 2-14
Donegal 0-15 

At Newbridge  
Derry 0-21
Kildare 1-16 

Derry - S Kelly; C Kelly, S Cassidy, R McCartney; P Kelly, B Og McGilligan, L Hinphey; M McGuigan, N Ferris; T Brady (0-1), C O'Doherty (0-11, 10f), A Grant (0-2); N Waldron, S McGuigan (0-2), R Mullan (0-3). Subs: G Bradley (0-1) for N Ferris, J Mullan (0-1) for N Waldron, C Waldron for A Grant, P Cleary for T Brady.

Kildare - P McKenna; C Dervan, J Doran, J Dolan; D Cahill, M Fitzgerald, R Boran; N O Muineachain, R Kelly; P Divilly (0-2), B Byrne (0-10f), Conor Dowling (0-1); B Cormack (0-2), Cathal Dowling (1-0), C Smith. Subs: J Gorman (0-1) for Conor Dowling, S Christiansen for D Cahill, P Kennedy for R Kelly.

Referee - S Hynes.


Wicklow - R Fitzgerald; B Kearney, B Cuddihy, M O'Brien; G Byrne, R Keddy, W Kavanagh (0-1); J Henderson, S Kelly; E McCormick (1-2), D Staunton (0-1), J Doyle; E Donohoe (0-4, 2f), C Moorehouse (0-3f), M Boland. Subs: A O'Brien (0-2) for R Keddy, L Evans (0-1) for M Boland, J O'Neill (1-0) for C Moorehouse, R Byrne for J Doyle, C Breen for B Kearney.

Donegal - P Burns; C McDermott, P Doherty, S Gillespie; G Browne, S McVeigh (0-1), J O'Loughlin; J Boyle, D Cullen (0-2); C Matthewson (0-1), L Henderson (0-10, 9f, 1'65), C O'Grady; C Finn, R McDermott, D Duffy (0-1). Subs: S Anderson for G Browne, C Parke for C O'Grady, O Rooney for C Finn, PJ McCarron for S Anderson.

Referee - L Gordon.

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