Masita Paddy Buggy Cup All-Ireland Hurling final: today, 2pm in Semple Stadium, Thurles (Live on TG4) St Mary’s CBGS Belfast v John the Baptist CS Hospital The senior hurlers of St Mary’s CBGS Belfast showed a lot of character two weeks ago in Darver to come away with a 3-15 to 1-16 victory over Naas CBS in the Masita Paddy Buggy Cup semi-final.
Allianz National Football League Division One: Cavan v Kerry (tomorrow, 2pm, Breffni Park) WHEN last Cavan met Kerry, the wave of optimism that carried the Breffni blues to Croke Park crashed hard against the green and gold wall that has broken many a dream.
Aussie Valentine has filled the runner-up spot in the Irish Lincolnshire for the past two years and can make it third-time lucky in the €100,000 contest on the opening day of the Flat season at Naas tomorrow.
Allianz Football League Division One: Donegal v Monaghan (tomorrow, Ballyshannon, 3pm) TOP spot at best and third at worst (having dealt a potentially mortal blow to a title rivals’ final ambitions) is the prize on offer for the winner of tomorrow’s second versus fourth clash at Ballyshannon.
Finn Harps will be aiming to extend their unbeaten run to four games and record a first home win of the Airtricity League Premier Division when they take on Sligo Rovers in tonight’s eagerly awaited north-west derby.