The draws for the County Senior Hurling championship have been made this week with some very interesting groups emerging from the drum.
It might be open-draw, but Carrick Swans and Carrick Davins still ended up drawinfg in the Challenge Cup; Ballingarry and Mullinahone together again in the groups; Roscrea, Templederry and Nenagh in one group; and neighbours Cashel and Boherlahan Dualla will lock horns.
County champions Loughmore Castleiney are in with Toomevara, Moycarkey Borris and Eire Og Anacarthy Donohill, while 2012 champs Sarsfields are included with Moneygall, Portroe and Cappawhite.
Clean Ireland Recycling County Senior Hurling Championship - Roinn 1 - Group 1: Roscrea, Templederry Kenyons, Nenagh Éire Óg, Clonoulty-Rossmore,
Roinn 1 - Group 2: Carrick Swans, Upperchurch-Drombane, Kildangan, Killenaule.
Roinn 1 - Group 3: Toomevara, Moycarkey-Borris, Loughmore-Castleiney, Éire Óg Anacarty-Donohill,
Roinn 1 - Group 4: Silvermines, Burgess, Borris-Ileigh, Drom-Inch,
Roinn 2 - Group 1: Lorrha-Dorrha, Carrick Davins, JK Brackens, Knockavilla Donaskeigh Kickhams.
Roinn 2 - Group 2: Boherlahan-Dualla, Cashel King Cormacs, Kilruane Mac Donaghs, Holycross-Ballycahill,
Roinn 2 - Group 3: Ballina, Borrisokane, Ballingarry, Mullinahone.
Roinn 2 - Group 4: Thurles Sarsfields, Moneygall, Portroe, Cappawhite.
See page 65 of this weeks issue for full details.