Double header confirmed for Ennis this Saturday

Joe Fitzpatrick drives forward for Laois against Cyril Donnellan, Galway in the Leinster SHC semi-final at O'Moore Park.Picture: Alf Harvey/hrphoto.ie
Laois hurlers and footballer will both travel to Ennis this Saturday for a double header with their Clare counterparts in the All Ireland Qualifers.

Laois hurlers and footballer will both travel to Ennis this Saturday for a double header with their Clare counterparts in the All Ireland Qualifers.

Cheddar Plunkett’s hurlers with take on Davy Fitzgerald’s charges at 3pm in Phase II of the Hurling Qualifers while Justin McNulty’s footballers will face Mick O’Dwyer’s men at 5pm.

The footballers advanced to Round 2 after their win last Friday over Carlow.

See this week’s Leinster Express for a full report on the footballers’ clash with Carlow and a preview of the Hurling encounter.