Holders Sarsfields bow out of County Hurling Championship

Holders Thurles Sarsfields were knocked out of the County Senior Hurling Championship when they lost by 5 points in Sunday’s Semi-Final at Semple Stadium to Clonoulty/Rossmore, they team they beat in last year’s final.

Holders Thurles Sarsfields were knocked out of the County Senior Hurling Championship when they lost by 5 points in Sunday’s Semi-Final at Semple Stadium to Clonoulty/Rossmore, they team they beat in last year’s final.

Clonoulty, inspired by county player John O’Keeffe as well as Timmy Hammersley, John Devane and John O’Neill, were good value for their 5-points win, 2-14 to 0-15.

They will now meet Drom/Inch in the County Final on October 16th. Drom had a relatively easy win over Mullinahone by 1-20 to 0-14 in the other semi-final at Semple Stadium.