In Pictures: Catch up with the results from the midweek O'Byrne, Walsh and McGrath Cup action

Dublin's footballers lost to UCD

BY Newstalk 22:11 Wednesday 11 January 2017, 22:11 11 Jan 2017

Dublin’s Maitias Mac Donncha dejected going in at half time ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

It's been a busy night of action in both hurling and Gaelic football tonight with the O'Byrne Cup, McGrath Cup and Walsh Cup all in play.

In the O'Byrne Cup, an experienced Dublin team lost their second O'Byrne Cup group match to UCD with a final score of 2-9 to 1-10 to the Students.

Dublin’s Shane Cunningham and Eoin O’Brien with Andy McDonnell of UCD ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Meath made it two wins from two as they overcame DIT 2-15 to 0-10 in Ashbourne.

Kildare also made it two from two with a 4-24 to 0-1 thrashing of IT Carlow at Hawkfield.

Cork's Niall Coakley scores a goal past goalkeeper Ciarán Kenrick of Tipperary ©INPHO/James Crombie

Longford picked up a first win by seeing Offaly off on a scoreline of 2-11 to 0-9.

Laois were too strong for Wicklow in Greystones, winning on a scoreline of 2-17 to 1-8.

Cork’s Ruairi Deane and Alan Moloney of Tipperary ©INPHO/James Crombie

Louth beat Maynooth University 1-13 to 1-8.

Westmeath came out on top in an entertaining encounter at Netwatch Cullen Park, beating Carlow 2-15 to 1-15.

Dublin’s Ben Quinn and Sean McGrath with Padraig Guinan of UCD ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

In the McGrath Cup, Cork comfortably saw off Tipperary 2-22 to 1-10, while Limerick beat Clare 2-13 to 2-9.

Donal Burke scored 1-10 for Dublin, as the holders beat UCD 2-26 to 0-21 in their Walsh Cup meeting at Parnell Park.

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