Clondegad Maintain 100% Start Following Busy Day Of Cusack Cup Action

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It was a busy day in the Cusack Cup with a full round of fixtures down for decision.

Clondegad earned Estuary bragging rights over Kildysart with Gary Brennan firing home their first goal home comfortably from the penalty spot whilst Ryan Jennings and Mossy Gavin would raise further green flags over the hour.

As it finished in Clarecastle on a full time score of Clondegad 3-10 to Kildysart 0-13.


Elswhere Corofin held Kilmurry Ibrickane to a dramatic stalemate on home turf.

The North Clare men led by 0-07 to 0-05 at the interval , however a late goal from Cathal Talty in addition to a Niall Hickey point in the closing stages saw Kilmurry in pole position to hold on for the win.

Nevertheless Gearóid Cahill would be on hand to deliver a 64th minute equalizing score for Corofin to see the spoils shared at 0-11 to 1-08.

A good start was half the work for Ennistymon whose dominant display in the opening period against Lissycasey was crucial in seeing them hold on for the minimum victory in Frure.

The North Clare men led by 0-05 to 0-00 at the interval and would go on to hold off a fierce fightback in the second period to win out by 0-12 to 0-11.

Meanwhile the West Clare Magpies had an early Rory Walsh goal to thank as Doonbeg defeated St. Breckans on a full time score of 1-12 to 1-09 to claim their first win of the campaign.