Tipperary Supporters Club All Ireland Under 16 hurling championship this weekend 

The Tipperary Supporters Club All Ireland Under 16 hurling championship will be held in the county this weekend. Twelve counties are participating. The draws are as follows:

Group 1 (Venue – Nenagh): Offaly, Antrim and Tipperary.

Group 2 (Venue – Dolla): Kilkenny, Limerick and Waterford.

Group 3 (Venue – Portroe): Galway, Laois and Wexford.

Group 4 (Venue – Kilcolman): Cork, Clare and Dublin.

The group matches and the semi finals will be played on Saturday. The times of the group matches are 10.30 a.m., 12.30 p.m. and 2.30 p.m. The top team in each group will qualify for the Tipperary Supporters Club semi finals and the second placed team in each group will qualify for the Shield semi finals. The semi finals will be played at 4.30 p.m. Both finals will be played on Sunday in Semple Stadium. The Shield final will have a 1.30 p.m. throw-in followed by the Tipperary Supporters Club final at 3.00 p.m. (these times maybe subject to change).

Tipperary’s opening match in Group 1 will be against Antrim in Nenagh at 12.30 p.m. Their second match against Offaly will be at 2.30 p.m. also in Nenagh.

The Tipperary panel is: David Reddan (Kilruane MacDonaghs), Paddy Dalton (Arravale Rovers), Andrew Ryan (Toomevara), Joe O’Dwyer (Killenaule), Patrick Dunne (Durlas Óg), Liam Treacy (Loughmore-Castleiney), David Butler (Knockavilla Donaskeigh Kickhams), Brian Stapleton (Templederry Kenyons), Pat Lupton (Drom-Inch), Philip Looby (Drom-Inch), John Condon (Lattin-Cullen), Tomas Nolan (Killenaule), Michael O’Brien (Clonmel Óg), Aidan McCormack (Durlas Óg), Davin Flynn (Roscrea), Aidan Stakelum (Holycross-Ballycahill), Damien Maher (Burgess), Billy Hewitt (Ballybacon Grange), Martin Sadlier (Clonoulty-Rossmore), Niall O’Meara (Kilruane MacDonaghs), Tommy Heffernan (Nenagh Eire Óg), Kevin O’Leary (Cashel King Cormacs), Andrew Byrne (Shannon Rovers), Bobby Bergin (Clonakenny), Darren Moore (Newport), Jonathan Grogan (Cashel King Cormacs), Benny Harkin (Borris-Ileigh), Keith Kennedy (J.K. Brackens), John Ryan (Knockavilla Donaskeigh Kickhams)

The selectors are Liam Flannery (Nenagh Eire Óg), Seanie Johnston (Loughmore-Castleiney), Martin Coady (Mullinahone) and Pakie Hallissey (Cashel King Cormacs). Len Gaynor (Kilruane MacDonaghs) is the coach.

FIXTURES
SATURDAY 30TH AUGUST
GROUP 1
Offaly -v- Antrim in Nenagh at 10.30 a.m.
Antrim -v- Tipperary in Nenagh at 12.30 p.m.
Offaly -v- Tipperary in Nenagh at 2.30 p.m.
GROUP 2
Kilkenny -v- Limerick in Dolla at 10.30 a.m.
Limerick-v- Waterford in Dolla at 12.30 p.m.
Kilkenny -v- Waterford in Dolla at 2.30 p.m.
GROUP 3
Galway -v- Laois in Portroe at 10.30 a.m.
Laois -v- Wexford in Portroe at 12.30 p.m.
Galway -v- Wexford in Portroe at 2.30 p.m.
GROUP 4
Cork -v- Clare in Kilcolman at 10.30 a.m.
Clare -v- Dublin in Kilcolman at 12.30 p.m.
Dublin -v- Cork in Kilcolman at 2.30 p.m.
CUP SEMI FINALS
Winners Group 1 -v- Winners Group 3 in Nenagh at 4.30 p.m.
Winners Group 2 -v- Winners Group 4 in Dolla at 4.30 p.m.
SHIELD SEMI FINALS
Runners Up Group 1 -v- Runners Up Group 3 in Portroe at 4.30 p.m.
Runners Up Group 2 -v- Runners Up Group 4 in Kilcolman at 4.30 p.m.

SUNDAY 31ST AUGUST (times maybe subject to change)
Shield Final in Semple Stadium at 1.30 p.m.
Cup Final in Semple Stadium at 3.00 p.m. 

To read more click here:
http://bordnanog.tipperary.gaa.ie/tipperarysupporterscluballirelandunder16.html

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