Money matters mean Dubs will not take show on road
Sending champs 'down country' hits Leinster Council in pocket
It can often be hard to get excited about the draws for the provincial championships, mainly because a lot of what happens is predictable, and the competitions don't begin until next May.
The draw for the Munster football championship is a farce given the return to the seeded format.
An open draw would at least give us the possibility of not having a Kerry-Cork final every year – as happened for decades until Clare's Noel Walsh somehow managed to get through a motion to have an open draw about 20 years ago.