Hurling and camogie

Darren Gleeson: Down challenge will be good test for Antrim hurlers in Conor McGurk Cup final

Antrim hurling boss Darren Gleeson with Neil Peden (right). Picture by Seamus Loughran

Tipperary man Darren Gleeson saw his Antrim team breeze past Queen's in the Conor McGurk Cup semi-final at the Dub Arena to set up a tasty decider against Down on this Saturday, January 4. 

'’It’s going to be a good night for hurling, at 7 o’clock on Saturday,'’ says Gleeson.

'‘It’ll be a good test of where we are. We have six weeks done and we have a lot of new faces, which is good for Antrim.''

Antrim beat Queen's by 4-25 to 0-11 while Down beat Ulster University by 3-19 to 0-16.

See video from both games on this report by Mark & Jerome Quinn. 

 

 

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Hurling and camogie