Round 1 of the Bord na Mona O’Byrne Cup, Walsh Cup and Kehoe Cup Competitions will take place on Saturday 30th December 2017.
Bord na Mona O’Byrne Cup:
Wicklow v Carlow in Bray with a 2 p.m. throw in. This will be John Evans first competitive game in charge.
Bord na Mona Walsh Cup SH:
Carlow v Wicklow (A) in Netwatch Cullen Park also with a 2 p.m. start time. A repeat of this years Christy Ring Cup semi-final.
Bord na Mona Kehoe Cup SH
Wicklow (B) v DCU/St Patricks will see a second Wicklow team take to the field in an as yet named Wicklow venue also at 2 p.m.
The groups for the 2018 Bord na Móna Leinster GAA Series have been announced
Bord na Móna O’Byrne Cup SF
Group 1: Dublin, Offaly, Wexford
Group 2: Kildare, Louth, Longford
Group 3: Meath, Carlow, Wicklow
Group 4: Westmeath, Laois
Format: Round robin with first placed team advancing to semi-finals. Westmeath and Laois play each other home and away with aggregate score deciding who tops Group 4.
Dates: Dec 30, Jan 3, Jan 7. Semi-finals Jan 13/14. Final Jan 20/21
Opening Fixtures: Dec 30: Offaly v Wexford, Louth v Longford, Wicklow v Carlow, Westmeath v Laois
Bord na Móna Walsh Cup SH
Group 1: Wexford, carlow, Wicklow
Group 2: Kilkenny, Kildare, Laois
Group 3: Dublin, Antrim, Meath
Group 4: Offaly, Westmeath
Format: Round robin with first placed team advancing to semi-finals. Offaly and Westmeath will play each other home and away with aggregate score deciding who tops Group 4.
Dates: Dec 30, Jan 3, Jan 7. Semi-finals: Jan 14. Final: Jan 21
Opening Fixtures Dec 30: Carlow v Wicklow, Kildare v Laois, Meath v Antrim, Offaly v Westmeath