Money matters mean Dubs will not take show on road
Sending champs 'down country' hits Leinster Council in pocket
Published 07/10/2013 | 05:00
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.