2019 Celtic Challenge Underway for Cork teams

The 2019 Celtic Challenge for 2019 got underway for the 4 cork teams involved on Wed 1st May

In the Celtic Challenge Group B

Round 1 19:30 in Charleville we had West Cork 1-14  v 1-17 North Cork
Round 1 19:30 Crotta O Neills Kerry 1-22 v 1-8 Limerick Sarsfields

In the Celtic Challenge Group E

Round 1 19:30 in Youghal GAA club we had Cork City 1-12  v 2-19 East Cork
Round 1 19:30 Kilkenny Training Centre Dunmore Kilkenny Black 1-11 v 1-16 Kilkenny Amber
Round 1 19:30 St. Mollerans Waterford 4-8 v 4-9 Tipperary Gold

All  Groups Cork are involved in started their games on Wednesday 1st May and will conclude their group games on Wednesday 5th June.  

After this point all 44 teams will be graded and assigned to one of six Divisions to play in Quarter-Finals, Semi-Finals and Finals.

The six divisional finals will be played on Saturday, June 29th, at O’Connor Park in Tullamore; the winning cups have been dedicated to the memory of Michael Hogan (age 24), John William Scott (age 14), William Robinson (age 11), Jerome O’Leary (age 10), Michael Feery (aged 40) and Tom Hogan (aged 21) – six of the victims from among the 14 people shot and killed on Bloody Sunday at Croke Park on November 21st, 1920.

In the Celtic Challenge Group B

Round 1 19:30 in Charleville we had West Cork 1-14  v 1-17 North Cork 

Photos by Catherine Sheehan