A stronger, more efficient Mattock Rangers proved that little bit too adept in most departments, particularly in picking off scores, for Craobh Rua, in what was a fairly low-key and at times scrappy enough affair, that was played in excellent conditions in Inniskeen on Thursday evening last, to clinch the Silver Hill Farm Development Hurling League title and deny Craobh Rua victory in the final for the 2nd year in a row.
For the second successive summer Clare and Cork have booked a date in the Munster SHC final after wins over Limerick and Waterford respectively. All four sides are represented on our hurling team of the week…
After his controversial handling of last Saturday's All-Ireland SFC qualifier between Tyrone and Meath, Paddy Neilan has been appointed to referee the round 2 clash between Offaly and Clare on Sunday week.
The round 2 qualifier draw of the 2018 All-Ireland senior football championship took place this morning on Morning Ireland on RTE Radio 1 and involved all of the defeated provincial semi-finalists against the round 1 winners.
What are you looking forward to most in the 2018 championships?