AS was generally expected in most quarters, Dr Crokes advanced to the semi finals of the AIB Club Championship with a rather facile victory over London representatives Tír Chonaill Gaels at Ruislip on Sunday last. Club Semi Finalists FOLLOWING the two weekend quarter finals the pairings are now known for the various AIB All Ireland Club Championship semi-finals.
Dr Crokes, following their victory over Tír Chonaill Gaels on Sunday last, will play Leinster champions Ballymun Kickhams on Saturday, February 16; Finuge will play Monasterevan of Kildare in the Intermediate championship and newly crowned Munster Junior champions Kenmare will play Leinster champions Castleknock, both of those games on the weekend of January 26/27.
All those games will be at neutral venues. Colleges Football THE quarter-final pairings for the Munster Colleges Corn Uí Mhuirí senior football championship are now known; St Brendan's Killarney play St Flannans, Ennis; PS Chorcha Dhuibhne play Rochestown College Cork; Colaiste Chrióst Rí play West Limerick Schools and the final pairing is the all Cork clash of DLS Macroom vs. Skibbereen. Quarter finals are scheduled for January 23, semi finals on February 10 and the final is pencilled in for March 3. Hogan Cup semi finals are on March 24 and the final is on April 7.
Meanwhile, Tralee CBS added the Dunloe Cup to their O'Sullivan Cup triumph with a point in the last minute enabling them to beat a fancied PS Chorcha Dhuibhne side just as the game seemed destined for extra-time. Final score was; Tralee CBS 111, PS Chorcha Dhuibhne 1-10.