Clare beaten by Dublin in All Ireland Qualifer


Anthony Daly got the upper hand on former Clarecastle team-mate Ger ‘Sparrow’ O’Loughlin in today’s hurling qualifier at Croke Park.

Dublin ran out 2-22 to 0-15 point winners over Clare in phase two of the qualifiers, with second-half goals from Peter Kelly and Simon Lambart for Dublin.


Clare trailed at half time but had brought Dublin to within  a single point before Kelly’s goal fter a mistake from Donal Tuohy handed back the iimpetus  to Dublin in the second half.


The future of Joe Kernan as manager of the Galway footballers is under the spotlight this evening. The Tribesmen were knocked out of this years championship following a 1-11 to 13 points defeat to Wexford at Pearse Stadium.

Cork were easy 1-19 to 0-4 winners over Cavan in the second-round of the football qualifiers at Pairc Ui Chaoimh today.


Three matches took place in the Gala Senior Camogie Championship today.
Galway 1-13 Clare 1-11 (RESULT)
Kilkenny 6-20 Dublin 0-6 (RESULT)
Wexford 2-17 Tipperary 0-14 (RESULT)