CRICKET: North West Warrior win last-ball thriller, but Leinster retain Inter-pro trophy
The North West Warriors won an enthralling Hanley Energy Interprovincial Cup clash against the Northern Knights at the Lawn this afternoon- a result which means that Leinster Lighting retain the trophy with their final match against James Shannon’s team still to play.
CRICKET: Porterfield back as Warriors take on Knights
The North West Warriors have landed something of a coup by including Ireland skipper William Porterfield in their squad for Sunday's Interprovincial Cup game against the Northern Knights at Waringstown.
It is North West T20 finals day at Magheramason on Sunday with the Eric Cooke Memorial Cup game between Strabane and St Johnston starting at 12 noon followed by the Faughan Valley decider between Coleraine and Bready at 4pm.
Ballyspallen’s exploits in the Bank of Ireland senior cup pretty much dominated events on the Championship front this weekend as Lee Ritchie and his team celebrated a thoroughly deserved semi-final win at home to Fox Lodge.
NW CRICKET: Champions back on top after crunch win in Coleraine
Donemana could well be excused if they were a little pre-occupied with next weekend’s North West Senior Cup semi-final clash at Bready but there was little sign of it on Saturday as they claimed outright leadership of the Long’s Supervalu Premier Division table with a deserved win over Coleraine at Sandel Lodge.