Brady in appeal for time

Preparations for the eagerly-awaited All Ireland 40×20 Senior Singles final between world champion Paul Brady and Armagh’s Charly Shanks have been thrown into disarray after Brady sustained a broken finger.

Down and Fermanagh to serve up cracker

An all-Ulster derby on Saturday afternoon means that Ulster are guaranteed a team in the Division Three final.
The last time these two sides met in the league programme they played out a thrilling high-scoring draw, Down surrendering a six-point half-time lead to share the spoils with the Erne girls who staged a superb second-half comeback.

Donegal aiming high

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Donegal v Cork

They don’t come any bigger than clashes against Cork, and Donegal boss Eamon O’Boyle knows that his side have a hell of a battle on their hands if they are to make it through this weekend’s semi-final meeting.

McKeever fearful

Despite his knee injury not being as bad as was first feared, Armagh defender Ciaran McKeever admits that he faces a race against time to be fully ready for their championship clash with Down.