TG4 All-Ireland Ladies SFC quarter-final draw
by Jackie Cahill
CHAMPIONS Cork have been handed a tough assignment against Tyrone in the
quarter-finals of the TG4 All-Ireland Ladies senior football
Cork, chasing a sixth successive crown, will meet a Tyrone team in
blistering scoring form over the past two weekends.
The Red Hands scored a combined total of 11-42 against Connacht
opposition Leitrim and Sligo as they bounced back from their Ulster
championship disappointment to book their place in the last eight of the
Elsewhere, beaten Munster finalists Clare will tackle Dublin, who lost
to Cork in last year's TG4 All-Ireland final.
Connacht kingpins Galway will take on Kerry, who are moving well through
the back door having secured qualifier victories against Mayo and
And the final game sees Ulster champions Monaghan tackle Laois, who
recovered from their Leinster final defeat at the hands of Dublin with
an impressive victory against Kildare in Saturday's round 2 qualifier.
The four quarter-finals will take place next weekend; August 15/16, with
times and venues to be announced in due course.
TG4 Ladies All-Ireland SFC quarter-final draw
Cork v Tyrone
Clare v Dublin
Galway v Kerry
Monaghan v Laois