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Sunday Sport: Naas Beaten By Tullaroan In The IHC Semi Final & Racing Continues From Punchestown Today.

: 11/17/2019 - 10:45

 

Frank Hanniffy has been announced as the new manager at Raheens.

Hanniffy, who has been part of the Moorefield background set-up for the last number of years is replacing Noel Mooney who stepped aside after this season.

Meanwhile, Tadhg Fennin is expected to take up the manager's role at St Laurence's.

The Castlemitchell man was involved with Donard in Wicklow this year.

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Naas lost to Tullaroan of Kilkenny in the Leinster IHC yesterday afternoon on a scoreline of 3-17 to 1-13

Today's fixtures:

Tony Donohue U21 C Football Championship Final: Rathangan v Two Mile House @ 12.45pm in St Conleth's Park

U21 B Football Championship Final: Athy v Ballymore Eustace @ 2.30pm in St Conleth's Park

Haven Hire U21 B Hurling Championship Final: Clane v Leixlip @ 4.30pm in Hawkfield

U21 A Football Championship Semi Final Replay: Celbridge v Moorefield @ 6pm in Hawkfield

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Connacht make their return to the Heineken Champions Cup this afternoon.

Bundee Aki returns to the starting line-up in midfield for the visit of Montpellier to the Sportsground.

Kick-off in Galway is at 1pm.

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The other Irish provinces opened with wins in the competition yesterday.

Garry Ringrose scored a hat-trick in Leinster's bonus-point 33-19 victory against Benetton in Dublin.

Munster also collected five-points thanks to late James Cronin try in their 32-13 defeat of Ospreys at the Liberty Stadium.

Ulster were 17-16 victors at Bath.

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Italy are searching for a new head-coach ahead of the Six Nations.

Conor O'Shea called time on his three-year tenure last night by resigning from his position.

He's reportedly being lined up for a role with England.

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Max Verstappen starts on pole position for today's Brazilian Grand Prix.

He's joined on the front-row by Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel.

World champion Lewis Hamilton starts from third.
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Battleoverdoyen is the star attraction at Punchestown this afternoon.

Gordon Elliott's charge steps up to three miles as he goes in the feature Grade Two Liam & Valerie Brennan Memorial Florida Pearl Novice Chase.

The first of eight races goes to post at five-past-twelve.

 

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