Hurling is Ireland’s national sport. An amateur game, clubs , representing their parishes, from all over Kilkenny compete for the coveted county championships.
All Ireland club champions Ballyhale Shamrocks compete with O’Loughlin Gaels to qualify for the senior county final, while in the first match, the County Junior final, Conahy Shamrock’s will face the merging talents of the O’Loughlin Gaels junior team.
UPMC Nowlan Park Kilkenny
*St Canice’s Credit Union (Kilkenny)*
Senior Hurling Championship
O’Loughlin Gaels v Ballyhale Shamrocks
*J.J Kavanagh and Sons*
Junior Hurling Championship
Conahy Shamrocks v O’Loughlin Gaels
Tickets available from local Centra and Supervalu stores or at the gate.
For more information on hurling and other gaelic games see www.gaa.ie.
For fixtures see www.kilkennygaa.ie