By Liam Hogan PRO
Watch Centre North Tipp Junior B Hurling Championship
Congrats to Portroe who claimed their fourth North Tipp Junior B Hurling title when they defeated Newport in the final by 3-8 to 2-8 last Sunday in Templederry.
A quick glance at the Roll Of Honour shows fourteen clubs have won the Watch Centre North Tipperary Junior B Hurling final. Toomevara lead the way with 6 titles followed by Templederry on 5 and last Sundays winners Portroe on 4.
The rest of the list is as follows:
3: Newport and Burgess
2: Kildangan, Nenagh Eire Og, Borrisokane
1. Roscrea, Ballina, Kilruane MacDonaghs, Lorrha, Silvermines and Shannon Rovers.
N.B. Borris-Ileigh, Moneygall, Knockshegowna and Ballinahinch have yet to take home the silverware.
Walsh’s of Nenagh Under-21 A Hurling
The semi final pairings for the North Tipp Under-21 hurling championship are known. The winners of losers Group final between Burgess and Kilruane MacDonaghs will play Nenagh Éire Óg and Kildangan will play Roscrea in the second semi final.
Last weekend, Kilruane MacDonaghs defeated Toomevara in the losers semi final
Walsh’s of Nenagh Under-21 B Hurling
On weekend 16th November, the four first round winners will play the 4 first round losers in the quarter finals, with no repeat pairings. The draw will be made next Monday night.
Up to now, there have been wins for Borris-Ileigh, Newport and Ballina. They will be joined by the winners of the one outstanding first round game between Portroe and Lorrha which will be played this weekend. The losers to join Shannon Rovers Gaels, Borrisokane and Silvermines.
Borrisokane will play Kildangan in the North Final this weekend. Both sides were involved in the quarter final stage of the Intermediate football with Borrisokane defeating Golden Kilfeacle while Kildangan lost to Rockwell Rovers.