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manfromdelmonte

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2018 Hurling Draws
« on: October 21, 2017, 02:57:09 PM »
Typical that the GAA release these but still don't have fixtures for Westmeath, Laois, Carlow, Kerry, Antrim

2018 Munster Senior Hurling Championship

(Dates to be confirmed)

Week ending May 20

Cork v Clare

Limerick v Tipperary

Week ending May 27

Tipperary v Cork

Clare v Waterford

Week ending June 3

Waterford v Tipperary

Cork v Limerick

Week ending June 10

Limerick v Waterford

Tipperary v Clare

Week ending June 17

Clare v Limerick

Waterford v Cork

2018 Leinster Senior Hurling Championship

(Dates to be confirmed)

Week ending May 13

Dublin v Kilkenny

Offaly v Galway

Week ending May 20

Kilkenny v Offaly

Wexford v Dublin

Week ending May 27

Offaly v Wexford

Galway v Kilkenny

Week ending June 3

Dublin v Offaly

Wexford v Galway

Week ending June 10

Kilkenny v Wexford

Galway v Dublin

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Re: 2018 Hurling Draws
« Reply #1 on: October 24, 2017, 08:02:44 AM »

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Re: 2018 Hurling Draws
« Reply #2 on: October 24, 2017, 11:25:54 AM »
they really don't give a toss about the Tier 2 counties

http://www.laoistoday.ie/2017/10/24/laois-hurlers-play-ireland-qualifier-tier-2-final/

Hardly surprising is it...

I hate being proved right.

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Re: 2018 Hurling Draws
« Reply #3 on: October 25, 2017, 07:42:31 AM »
they really don't give a toss about the Tier 2 counties

http://www.laoistoday.ie/2017/10/24/laois-hurlers-play-ireland-qualifier-tier-2-final/

Hardly surprising is it...

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Re: 2018 Hurling Draws
« Reply #4 on: October 26, 2017, 09:26:00 AM »
Whatever two teams that are top of the tier two grade could be forced to play the AI qualifier the week before the tier two grade final is even played

https://www.balls.ie/gaa/new-hurling-championship-format-2-376380

Seems like this tier 2 is an afterthought to the big money spinner and being shoe horned in any which way but loose.