Sunday 19 May 2019

GAA Championship Saturday as it happened: Kilkenny see off Dublin, Tipp footballers suffer surprise defeat

Colin Fennelly of Kilkenny in action against Seán Moran of Dublin during the Leinster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Round 1 match between Kilkenny and Dublin at Nowlan Park in Kilkenny. Photo by Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
Colin Fennelly of Kilkenny in action against Seán Moran of Dublin during the Leinster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Round 1 match between Kilkenny and Dublin at Nowlan Park in Kilkenny. Photo by Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
Seán Moran of Dublin shoots to score his side's first goal, a penalty, during Leinster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Round 1 match between Kilkenny and Dublin at Nowlan Park in Kilkenny. Photo by Stephen McCarthy/Sportsfile
Kilkenny manager Brian Cody. Photo: Ray McManus/Sportsfile

John Morley

Kilkenny survived a minor scare against Dublin. In football, Kildare stumbled past Wicklow, Clare just edged out Waterford and Limerick stunned Tipperary.

 

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