For long stretches of this afternoon's contest at TEG Cusack Park in Mullingar it looked as if the big story of the 2021 All-Ireland senior camogie championship was unfolding, with the All-Ireland champions from Kilkenny pushed to the wire by Westmeath.
Cork goalkeeper Patrick Collins was in fine form between the sticks as he produced a save of the season contender to deny Clare's Tony Kelly a match-winning goal during the dying seconds of the All-Ireland SHC qualifier tie between the sides.
The Camogie Association is pleased to announce that the Tesco All-Ireland Minor Camogie Championships will begin on Sunday, July 25th. Now in its 15th year, supporters of the Championships should be prepared for a full round of action scheduled across all four competitions.
Their seniors pulled off a sensational comeback against Tipperary yesterday to claim a first three-in-a-row of Munster SHC titles since 1933, and now the Limerick U20's have gone and booked a provincial final spot thanks to a comfortable 1-27 to 0-17 win over Clare at the LIT Gaelic Grounds this evening.
Reigning champions Dublin and last year's beaten finalists Cork booked their places in the TG4 All-Ireland Senior Championship quarter-finals after they registered 12 goals between them at the weekend.
A pointed free in the sixth minute of injury time by Beth Carton rescued a 0-16 to 0-15 victory for Waterford at Walsh Park and denied Down a famous result after an outstanding performance in sweltering heat on the Mourne side's first All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship appearance for 22 years.
The Camogie Association are delighted to launch Skill Evolution. Skill Evolution is a suite of videos which provides coaches, teachers, parents and players a modern look at the technical skills of the game of Camogie and their progression across the player's phased development.
Dublin boss Mick Bohan expressed his satisfaction as the Sky Blues began their quest for a fifth successive TG4 All-Ireland Senior Championship crown with a 2-18 to 1-11 victory over Tyrone on Saturday.