Round 4 of the local leagues took place all over the county last weekend and clubs are now preparing for the final round in the group stages. It was confirmed at Monday night's county board meeting that this round will take place on the weekend of August 15/16/17, that is the weekend after Kilkenny's All Ireland Semi-Final.
Click HERE for images of the club action in Clara and Bennettsbridge courtesy Willie Dempsey.
Click on Read More below for summary of groups, league tables and remaining fixtures.
The Phase Two All Ireland Senior Hurling Qualifier between Waterford and Wexford takes place at Nowlan Park this Saturday evening with a 7pm throw in. Tickets went on sale yesterday and indications are that the game could be heading for a sell-out. Tickets at €20 (€5 under 16's) are available from the usual Supermarket outlets. Students and Pensioners can obtain €5 refund at designated stiles. The centre section of Ardan Breathnach(Old Stand) will not be open as work has commenced on the re-roofing of the stand damaged in storm earlier this year.
Kilkenny Supporters are asked to note that Kilkenny Season Tickets, Club Plus Tickets or any Kilkenny Passes do not apply to this fixture.
Kilkenny Clubs are asked to supply at least 5 stewards from each club who are asked to report to Nowlan Park no later than 4.30pm
Development Squad Fixtures
Wed 16th July All at 6.30p.m.
Under 14 South- Piltown Central-Danesfort North-Freshford
Under 15 South- Mullinavat North—Castlecomer
Under 16 Jas Stephens, Kells Rd.
Click on Read More below for details of Cross Provincial Blitzes on Saturday
Following Kilkenny's success in the Leinster Championship the action now switches to the local club scene when the penultimate round of games take place this weekend in the St Canices Credit Union Senior League, the Michael Lyng Motors Intermediate League and the J J Kavanagh and Sons Junior League. The action commences on Thursday night with games in John Lockes Park and Mullinavat and continues right throughout the weekend. The usual programme covering all senior and intermediate games will be on sale at all venues.
Click on Read More below for details of fixtures in each section together with league tables.
For results of 3rd draw held in Piltown last evening click HERE
Next Draw takes place on Tuesday 22nd July.