9 Sep

League format has worked – Co Board vice chairman

first_imgWhile there are a few small issues with the format, Co Board vice chair John Devane says the format is working overall.Meanwhile, there last of the semi finals of the county hurling leagues are taking place today.At 12, in Division 3 Sean Tracey’s got underway against Newport.Also at 12 in Division 5 Ballybacon/Grange are up against Grangemockler/Ballyneale.The Division 1 semi final between Nenagh Eire Og and Borrisoleigh gets underway at 2.Later this afternoon at 4.30 Roscrea take on Templederry Kenyons in Division 2.At 6 Boherlahan-Dualla face Cappawhite, and at 6.30 in Division 2 Toomevara take on Holycross/Ballycahill. The league format in Tipperary has worked by-and-large, according to the vice chairman of the county board.It was decided this year to transform the structure of the competition from the Challenge Cup format to an all-county league group format.Clubs are given a specific timeframe to play the games at a time suitable to them.last_img read more