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Cross and Passion, Ballycastle aiming for All-Ireland camogie final

Séamas McAleenan
All-Ireland Schools’ Senior A semi-finals: Saturday Feb 9 at 1pm in Kilnadeema St Brigid's, Loughrea v Cross and Passion, Ballycastle WHEN you get to All-Ireland level there are few easy matches and, while Cross and Passion, Ballycastle retain around half of the team that came so close to a national title last year in Louth, they have to face a major player in St Brigid's, Loughrea who won the title outright three years ago, taking out St Patrick’s Maghera in a semi-final in south Derry.

Pressure off for Cushendall

By Padraig Kelly
All-Ireland Senior Hurling Club Championship semi-final: Ruairi Og, Cushendall (Antrim) v St Thomas’s (Galway) (today, Parnell Park, 3pm, live on TG4) THE barrier doesn’t have to be broken down, the weight of history isn’t resting on Cushendall’s shoulders as they prepare to face Galway side St Thomas’s in the All-Ireland semi-final at Parnell Park today.


By Padraig Kelly
Division 1A Limerick v Tipperary (tonight, Gaelic Grounds, 7pm) THERE’S a big Saturday night clash at the Gaelic Grounds as All-Ireland holders Limerick welcome a Tipperary side that has looked sharp in the early part of the season.