Sport Hurling

Thursday 28 August 2014

O'Riordan's Lilywhites get off the mark

Kildare 1-16
Armagh 0-12

Published 07/03/2011 | 05:00

  • Share

KILDARE provided new manager Michael O'Riordan with his first league victory at the Athletic Grounds, Armagh, yesterday.

  • Share
  • Go To

John Doran was a rock in defence as the Lilywhites coasted home.

Man of the Match: John Doran (Kildare)

scorers -- Kildare: G Sunderland 0-4 (4f), M Fitzgerald 1-1 (1-0f), D Harney, M Maloney 0-3 each, K Walzer, F Monaghan 0-2 each, T Murphy 0-1. Armagh: P Breen 0-6 (6f), R Gaffney 0-2, M Lennon, R McGrattan, J Corvan, C Carvill 0-1 each.

Armagh -- S Doherty 6; B Mallon 6, N Curry 7, P Kirk 6; B McCormack 6, P McCormack 7, C Clifford 7; G Enright 6, M Lennon 7; M Maguire 6, R McGrattan 6, J Corvan 6; P Breen 8, R Gaffney 7, M Moen 6. Subs: C Carvill 6 for Moen 6 (h-t), P Gaffney 6 for Mallon 6 (43), J King 6 for Kirk 6 (50), C Corvan 5 for McGrattan (66), D Coulter 5 for Maguire 5 (68).

Kildare -- P Dermody 7; P Keegan 7, C Divilly 7, J Doran 9; N Monaghan 7, D Kennedy 7, E O'Neill 6; F Monaghan 8, L Quinn 7; T Murphy 6, M Moloney 8, C Buggy 7; M Fitzgerald 6, D Harney 7, K Walzer 7. Subs: G Sunderland 8 for Fitzgerald 6 (33), C Chan 6 for Buggy (67).

Ref -- E Hasson (Derry).

Irish Independent

Read More

Editor's Choice

Also in Sport