By CCAO PRO Ann Marie Guinan
There was plenty of highs and lows in the first day of the Ashbourne Cup in Abbotstown today. Straight out of the starting blocks in the 11am games Athlone IT comfortably defeated IT Tralee on a score line of 6-10 to 0-6 in the Fr. Meaghair semi-final while Dublin IT had to fight off a determined IT Carlow side in their Purcell Cup semi-final. Continue reading
The Ashbourne weekend fixtures have been announced with the Purcell Cup awaiting the result of QUB and UUJ which is being payed tonight. See fixtures below. The National Sports Campus at Abbotstown in Dublin will host the 102nd Ashbourne Cup weekend on the 11th and 12th of February. Twenty teams from across the country will head for the capital to battle it out for the Ashbourne, Purcell and Fr.Meaghair Cups along with the Ashbourne shield which returns to the competition.