Cork Senior Hurling Championship Round 3
Carrig v Bandon in Ovens on Saturday, August 17th at 7pm.
Referee: Diarmuid Kirwan (Éire Óg)
Carrig and Bandon meet for the 2nd time in 3 years in Ovens in Senior Hurling Championship. Bandon defeated Carrig in round 2 in 2017 by 2-18 to 0-14. Match report here.
Carrig and Bandon also met in the Division 2 Hurling League this year with Bandon scoring 3 late points to level in a game played in terrible conditions but which Carrig should have won. Match report.
Carrig finished 4 points and 2 spots ahead of Bandon in the league this year. In Championship, Carrig were well beaten by St. Finbarrs in the opening round before a second round triumph over Killeagh. Bandon won their opening round game against near rivals Newcestown to progress straight to round 3.
The winners of this game will not only progress to a county quarter-final but will also secure their place in the inaugural Premier Senior Hurling Championship after next year’s re-grading. The losers will be guaranteed to play in the Senior A championship in 2020.
The club would like to wish players and management the best of luck this Saturday and ask all of our club members and supporters to come out and roar these lads on. Carraig Abú.