GALLERY: National Hurling League round-up

There were wins for Clare and Cork today

BY Sinéad Farrell 20:25 Sunday 12 March 2017, 20:25 12 Mar 2017

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Division 1A

Clare 0-20 1-15 Dublin

Waterford 1-13 1-21 Cork

Division 1B

Offaly 0-15 1-17 Wexford

Kerry 0-12 1-22 Galway

Division 2A

Westmeath 2-20 2-07 London

Armagh 2-11 2-18 Antrim

Kildare  2-17 1-20 Carlow

Division 2B

Derry 3-16 0-12 Roscommon

Wicklow 1-18 0-11 Down

Mayo 0-15 2-19 Meath

Division 3A

Donegal 1-21 2-13 Monaghan

Tyrone 1-23 2-10 Louth

Division 3B

Leitrim 1-15 3-17 Sligo

Clare returned to winning ways in Divsion 1A today, with a two-point victory over Dublin. It was just their second win of the league campaign, in which they rallied from five points down in the closing stages of the game to secure the victory.

Cork carved out a second league victory today aswell, with a crucial victory over Waterford. The second-half goal came from Luke Meade, while both sides finished with 14 men when Maurice Shanahan and Seamus Harnedy were dismissed.

Meanwhile, Wexford's Conor McDonald posted 1-06 as they maintained their unbeaten run in Division 1B to secure promotion. 

Here's some of the best images of the day.

Clare v Dublin

Image: Clare’s Peter Duggan with Liam Rushe of Dublin.

Image: Cian Dillon and Ryan O'Dwyer of Dublin.

Image: Clare’s Cian Dillon and Ryan O’Dwyer of Dublin battle for possession. 

Image: Clare's Podge Collins clears the ball.

Offaly v Wexford

Image: Offaly's Michael Cleary and Harry Kehoe of Wexford.

Image: Wexford keeper Mark Fanning saves a penalty from Offaly's Shane Dooley.

Image: Offaly's Derek Morkan and David Redmond of Wexford.


Image: Offaly's Derek Morkan trying to evade the challenge of Paul Morris.

Image: Offaly's Shane Dooley tussles with James Breen of Wexford.

Image: Wexford manager Davy Fitzgerald looks on.

Waterford v Cork

Image: Waterford's Maurice Shanahan with Stephen McDonnell of Cork.

Image: Kevin Moran tries to keep the ball away from Seamus Harnedy.

Image: Barry Coughlan leaps over Cork's Seamus Harnedy.

Image: Cork and Waterford scramble for possession.

Image: Waterford's Maurice Shanahan confronts Cork's Dean Brosnan after receiving a red card.

Image: Waterford's Michael Walsh with Luke Meade of Cork.



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