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PREVIEWS: Littlewoods Ireland Camogie Leagues Division 2 & 3 Semi-Finals

By Camogie Press
Posted 12/04/2017
 
Littlewoods Ireland Camogie Leagues
Saturday, April 15th
 
Littlewoods Ireland Camogie Leagues Division 3 Semi-Final
 
Kerry v Roscommon
 
Kerry finished as runners-up in the group stage, suffering just one defeat to table-topping Dublin. Roscommon finished in third place in the group and will be looking to avenge their defeat to the Kingdom in the group stage when eight points separated the sides. Neither side has yet to secure a Division 3 title.
 
Referee: Paul Ryan (Kildare)
Venue: Gort GAA
Throw-in: 2pm
 
Sunday, April 16th 
 
Littlewoods Ireland Camogie Leagues Division 2 Semi-Finals
 
Carlow v Cork
Carlow finished second in their group on score difference having finished behind Derry and ahead of Kilkenny with 4 wins from 5. Their only defeat came at the hands of Kilkenny. Cork dominated their group with a 100% record as they topped the table. They last won the Division 2 title in 2014.
 
Referee: Liz Dempsey (Kilkenny)
Venue: WIT Carriganore
Throw-in: 2pm
 
Derry v Kildare
Derry topped their group on score difference having finished level with both Carlow and Kilkenny with 4 wins from 5. Their only defeat came on the opening weekend at the hands of Carlow. They last won the Division 2 title in 2012. Kildare finished second in their group on score difference having finished level with both Westmeath and Galway with 3 wins from 5. They finished the group with back-to-back wins which they’ll hope to continue this form in the Semi-Final. They last won the Division 2 title in 2004.
 
Referee: John Dermody (Westmeath)
Venue: Inniskeen Grattans GAA
Throw-in: 2pm
 
Littlewoods Ireland Camogie Leagues Division 3 Semi-Final
 
Clare v Dublin
Clare finished fourth in the group with just a solitary win to their name as they defeated Tyrone. Clare last won the Division 3 title in 2006, and will need to improve from when these two sides met in the group stage if they hope to regain this title as Dublin prevailed by 7 points on the day. Dublin dominated the group stage with a 100% record as they topped the table. They will hope to maintain this momentum as they seek to gain their first ever Division 3 title.
 
Referee: Aiden O'Brien (Wexford)
Venue: The Ragg, Thurles
Throw-in: 2pm
 
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