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Cork County Championships continue this weekend

This weekend sees action in both Football and Hurling as the knockout stages continue in the Bon Secours Cork County Football Championship and the Co-Op Superstores Cork County Hurling Championship. There will be 3 games streamed by the Irish Examiner. On Saturday both Semi – Finals of the Premier Senior Hurling Championship will be shown. First up will be Blackrock vs UCC at 4pm followed by Glen Rovers at 7.30pm. On Sunday the attention turns to football as Nemo Rangers vs Ballincollig will be shown at 7.30pm.

 

Date Comp Round Fixture
Sat, Sept 26th @2pm SAHC SF Charleville v Kanturk in Mallow
Sat, Sept 26th @3pm LIHC SF St. Catherine’s v Russell Rovers in Killeagh
Sat, Sept 26th @4pm PIFC SF Newmarket v Knocknagree in Kiskeam
Sat, Sept 26th @4pm PSHC SF Blackrock v UCC in Páirc Uí Chaoimh  – Streamed by Irish Examiner
Sat, Sept 26th @7.30pm PSHC SF Glen Rovers v Erins Own in Páirc Uí Chaoimh – Streamed by Irish Examiner
Sun, Sept 27th @1pm SAHC SF Fr. O’Neill’s v Newcestown in Páirc Uí Rinn
Sun, Sept 27th @2pm SAHC Rel. p/o Kilworth v Killeagh in Ballynoe
Sun, Sept 27th @2pm IAHC SF Éire Óg v Sarsfields in Blarney
Sun, Sept 27th @3pm SAFC SF Fermoy v Mallow in Glanworth
Sun, Sept 27th @4pm LIHC SF Castlemartyr v Kibrittain in Páirc Uí Rinn
Sun, Sept 27th @4pm IAHC SF Kildorrery v Aghabullogue in Glantane
Sun, Sept 27th @7.30pm PSFC QF Nemo Rangers v Ballincollig in Páirc Uí Rinn – Streamed by Irish Examiner

County Junior A, B and C Draws

The draws for the County Junior A and B quarter-finals in both football and hurling were made in Páirc Uí Chaoimh today.
Draws as follows:
Junior A & B Football
A: Imokilly v Muskerry
B: Avondhu v Carbery
C: Seandun v Beara
D: Carrigdhoun v Duhallow
Semi-finals A v B, C v D.
Junior A & B Hurling
A: Avondhu
B: Carbery v Carrigdhoun
C: Seandun v Duhallow
D: Imokilly v Muskerry
Semi-finals: A v B, C v D.
As outlined previously in the revised master plan, County Junior A and B quarter-finals (involving divisional winners only) are scheduled for October 2nd-4th and October 9th-11th

October 9th-11th is available if there is dual involvement on the weekend of Oct 2nd-4th.

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Also, due to the withdrawal of Ballinure and Glenlara from the Junior C competition, all first round games became meaningless, with all eight remaining teams progressing to the quarter-finals.
Therefore, the quarter-final draw for this competition was also made today, as follows:
Junior C Football
A: Ballyphehane v Lough Rovers
B: Lismire v Rathpeacon
C: Gleann Na Laoi v Rochestown
D: Freemount v Araglen
Semi-finals: A v B, C v D.
Quarter-final scheduled for the weekend of Oct 2nd-4th.

Co-Op Superstores Cork Premier Senior Hurling Championship Semi Finals

This weekend sees the Semi Finals of the Co-Op Superstores Cork Premier Senior Hurling Championship taking place. Both games will take place in Pairc Ui Chaoimh on Saturday. First up will be Blackrock vs UCC at 4pm and this will be followed by Glen Rovers vs Erins Own at 7.30pm. Ahead of the games, Diarygold Chief Executive Jim Woulfe was joined by players from the four teams along with Cork GAA Chairperson Tracey Kennedy and Cork GAA CEO Kevin O’ Donovan.

Jim Woulfe, CEO Dairygold commented “with our network of stores across Cork, Dairygold is very much at the heart of its’ Cork communities. We were delighted to come on board as the sponsors of the Cork Club Hurling Championships and as we reach the business end of the championships we look forward to the exciting games ahead”.

Speaking about this weekend’s games County Chairperson, Tracey Kennedy, said, “I want to wish all four teams the very best ahead of this weekend’s semi-finals, and to compliment all the clubs who contributed to our most exciting championship in years. There’s added interest this year with three-in-a-row champions Imokilly out, so whoever comes through the semi-finals will have the chance to be the first new name on the Seán Óg Murphy Cup since Glen Rovers last won it in 2016. I’d also like to thank Co-op Superstores, who have been fantastic sponsors since they came on board with us at the start of the championships, and we look forward to continuing that relationship into the future.”

The chairperson also said “While our clubs have made immense efforts during the Covid-19 crisis, we must, as an association, continue to show leadership within our communities in implementing physical distancing, reducing our social contacts and all other safety measures recommended by the HSE and the GAA. We’ve got this far, but if we want our games to continue safely, we must all play our part in this.”

Speaking in advance of the games Cork GAA CEO Kevin O’Donovan highlighted “the incredible contribution of all clubs in terms of playing and hosting of games which has brought us to this point, we hope that there are some cracking games in store as due reward this weekend.”