Bank of Ireland Conor McGurk final: Antrim 3-26 Down 1-14 ANTRIM claimed their first piece of silverware of the new season with a convincing 18-point win over Down in the Conor McGurk Cup final at the Dub on Saturday night.
Corn Uan Uladh final: Ulster Club Senior Camogie final: Sunday January 14 at 11am in Ballymena Cross and Passion, Ballycastle v St Louis, Ballymena When the Ulster schools started camogie competition back in the mid 1940s the game was strongest in Antrim with the county winning their first three All-Ireland senior titles 1945-7.
TERENCE McNaughton says he would’ve loved to sample the modern-day inter-county game and all its trappings and believes the training sessions of the past were arguably more taxing than today’s regimes.
Bank of Ireland Conor McGurk Cup Group B: Antrim 0-14 Tyrone 0-14 ANTRIM progressed to the final of the Conor McGurk Cup on their return to the competition thanks to a somewhat fortuitous draw with Tyrone at The Dub on Saturday afternoon.
Conor McGurk Cup Group B: Antrim v Tyrone (today, the Dub, 12pm); Walsh Cup Group Three: Dublin v Antrim (tomorrow, Parnell Park, 2pm) TERENCE McNAUGHTON is thankful for inter-county hurling fixtures in January.
STANDING on the sideline last September, watching as a sea of green and gold took over the field at Ballycastle after Dunloy’s county final win over Cushendall, Liam Sheedy was left in no doubt about exactly what hurling means to the people of Antrim.