Christy Ring, Rackard and Meagher Cup 2013 Hurling Draws

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Updated: October 24, 2012
Hurling and Sliothar

The GAA has announced that following last Saturday’s Central Council meeting the M Donnelly Inter-Provincial championships will again take place next Spring. The CCCC will make arrangements for the fixtures in due course.

There had been speculation that the series, originally formed as the Railway Cup back in 1927 would be abandoned.

The formats for the 2013 Christy Ring, Nicky Rackard and Lory Meagher Cups were also approved with the draws for the competitions also taking place at last Saturday’s meeting, as follows:-

CHRISTY RING CUP 2013

04.05.2013 (Sat)

Round 1

Open Draw to determine Pairings, with the first Team drawn in each Pairing having Home Venue.

Doire v Cill Mhantáin

An Dún v Ciarraí

An Mhí v Ard Mhacha

Cill Dara v Maigh Eo

11.05.2013 (Sat)

Round 2(A)

Round 1 Winner v Round 1 Winner

Round 1 Winner v Round 1 Winner

The winners qualify for the Semi-Finals. The Losers qualify for the Quarter-Finals

An Open Draw to determine pairings

Round 2 (B)

Round 1 Loser v Round 1 Loser

Round 1 Loser v Round 1 Loser

The two Winners qualify for Quarter-Finals.

An Open Draw to determine pairings

Where the Pairings, based on the Draw, allows, a Team that had an Away Game in Round 1 shall have Home Venue in Round 2, otherwise the first Team drawn in a Pairing shall have Home Venue*.

18.05.2013 (Sat)

Quarter-Finals

Round 2 (A) Loser v Round 2 (B) Winner

Round 2 (A) Loser v Round 2 (B) Winner

Subject to the avoidance of Repeat Pairings, where feasible, a Draw shall be made to determine the Pairings. A further draw shall be made to determine Home and Away venue*.

CHRISTY RING CUP (Contd..)

25.05.2013 (Sat)

Semi-Finals

Round 2 (A) Winner v Quarter-Final Winner

Round 2 (A) Winner v Quarter-Final Winner

Subject to the avoidance of Repeat Pairings, where feasible, a Draw shall be made to determine the Pairings.

A further draw shall be made to determine Home and Away venue*.

08.06.2013 (Sat)

Final

Semi Final Winner v Semi-Final Winner

* The above arrangements shall be conditional on Home Grounds being deemed to meet the criteria set down by the National Infrastructure and Safety Committee and the Central Competitions Control Committee.

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