Hurling Round-up: Kilkenny lose to DIT as Cork see off Waterford

There was action in the Walsh Cup and Munster senior hurling league

Jack Guiney, DIT, Kilkenny

Jack Guiney of DIT gets past the challenge of Kilkenny’s Michael Carroll ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Galway's hurlers proved too strong for NUIG in their first-round match in the Bord na Mona Walsh Cup tonight.

The 2015 All-Ireland finalists ran out winners by a 1-21 to 1-12 score in Ballinasloe.

In the other Walsh Cup contest, DIT pulled off an upset as they beat an under-strength Kilkenny by 4-14 to 0-16 in Dunmore.

Wexford's Conor McDonald and Jack Guiney both scored goals for DIT.

Cork manager Kieran Kingston ©INPHO/James Crombie

In tonight's matches in the Munster Senior Hurling League, Clare beat Kerry 1-19 to 0-8 in Sixmilebridge, while Cork took victory in Mallow by a 2-17 0-12 score.

Results

Walsh Cup

Galway 1-21 NUIG 1-12

Kilkenny 0-16 DIT 4-14

 

Munster SHL Round 3

Clare 2-27 Kerry 0-8

Cork 2-18 Waterford 0-13