NT&DL Premier Division:
BT Harps 3-1 Cloughjordan Fc
BT Harps moved to the top of the table with a comfortable 3-1 victory against Cloughjordan. A brace from Johnny Coleman and another from Aidan Fogarty was enough for the three points despite Andrew Brennan grabbing a consolation.
Ballymackey Fc 0-5 Thurles Town
Thurles made it 5 wins from 5 in what turned out to be a one sided affair in Balinree. Barry Ryan grabbed another hattrick to make it 25 and counting for the season whilst Paul Kirwan and Eoghan Vaughan rounded up the scoring.
NT&DL Tipperary Cup First Round
Borrisokane Fc B 2-4 Rearcross FC B
Rearcross B advanced to the second round of the Tipp Cup with a 4-2 win over rivals Borrisokane B. Goals from Gary Ryan, Sean Kennedy and a brace from Pj McLoughlin were enough to see off the hosts.
Ballywilliam Utd 1-2 Holycross Fc
Holycross made hard work of second division Ballywilliam Utd thanks to a quickfire double from Jojo O’Meara. O’Meara has just recently come back into form at just the right time of the season.
Ardcroney Fc 1-3 Portumna Town
Portumnas successful season continued with a comfortable win against fellow first division side Ardcroney. Goals from Ryan Hanrahan, Kevin Brummill and Rory Finnegan settled the tie despite a consolation from Darragh Buckley.
Gurtagarry Fc 2-4 Clodiagh Rangers
Second Division champions Gurtagarry succumbed to a 4-2 loss against divisions ones Clodiagh Rangers. Rangers have Ailbe O’Donoghue, Paul Ryan, Paul Shanahan and Diarmaid Grant to thank for their progress while Gary Delaney and Joey Moloughney were on target for Gurta.
Borroway Rovers 2-2 Rearcross FC AET
(Rearcross Won 4-2 On Penalties)
Rearcross produced a minor shock here with a penalty shootout win over promotion rivals Borroway Rovers. Keith MOORE and Eric Kilroy were on target for Rovers but it was not to be enough in the end.
BT Harps B 1-7 Roscrea Town B
Roscrea B made easy work of BT B in Timeighter thanks to goals from Denis Moloney (2), Ryan O’Gorman (2), Shane Davis (2) and Micky Ryan. Jordan Moloney scored a scant consolation for the Templemore side.
Clodiagh Rangers B 4-0 Arra Rovers
Clodiagh sprung a shock here as they grabbed only their second win of the season against Division one side Arra Rovers. Braces from Jack Smith and Alan White sent the Drombane side into Round Two.