Saturday 23 March 2019

Cookies and Light Blues set for key Limerick derby tonight

Limerick rivals Young Munster and Garryowen clash at Tom Clifford Park in their All-Ireland League Division 1A derby this evening. Stock image
Limerick rivals Young Munster and Garryowen clash at Tom Clifford Park in their All-Ireland League Division 1A derby this evening. Stock image

Daragh Small

Limerick rivals Young Munster and Garryowen clash at Tom Clifford Park in their All-Ireland League Division 1A derby this evening.

Young Munster are ninth, just five points clear of basement side Terenure College. Garryowen are still right in contention in fourth.

The rampant Cork Con are eight points clear at the top before they host UCD at Temple Hill tomorrow. Shannon are just below mid-table and welcome Trinity to Thomond Park. UCC are away to Clontarf in Castle Avenue.

Highfield are 12 points ahead of Cashel at the summit of Division 2A following a 66-0 demolition of Galwegians.

The leaders are away to Navan tomorrow. Cashel are at home against Blackrock College. UL Bohemians are still contention and they go to Queen's University.

The 2A Munster derby sees Dolphin face Nenagh Ormond at Irish Independent Park. Old Crescent are at home to Galwegians.

In 2B, Sunday's Well go to Wanderers.

In the bottom tier, it's Bruff against Bangor, while Midleton and Thomond clash.

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