Home » Sports » It’s Clare v Cork …again
Jimmy Barry Murphy (left) and David Fitzgerald wil renew rivalry on Saturday Photograph by John Kelly.

It’s Clare v Cork …again

 

Clare will play Cork in round 2 of the hurling qualifier on this Saturday. It’s expected that the game, a repeat of the Al-Ireland final of 2013, will form part of a double header with the Limerick v Dublin tie. Venue and times will be announced after a meeting of the CCC in Croke park this Monday afternoon.

Cork, beaten by Waterford in the Provincial semi-final, bounced back into contention with a big win over Wexford at Wexford park on Saturday.

Clare and Cork last met at the end of February in the league when Cork emerged with a comfortable 1-24 to 0-17 victory at Pairc Ui Rinn.

In 2013 the teams produced two thrilling contests in the All-Ireland final with Clare emerging as winners in a replay

By Seamus Hayes

 

Check Also

Naomi Keeping Bright Side Out As Her Journey On The Road To Recovery Continues

Ask any athlete which road they would rather never have to journey on, and chances …