Munster champions Mallow had an impressive 4-1 win over Mahon in their first round match which was played at Monkstown on Sunday. They will go on to face Youghal in the second round.
Munster finalists Kinsale had a busy weekend. They were in Muskerry on Friday and they beat Douglas 4-1. They were back in Muskerry on Sunday afternoon where they beat Blarney 3.5-1.5. Kinsale will face Fota Island in the next round after Fota beat Bantry Bay in Cork on Saturday. East Cork came through a tough match in Douglas on Saturday, beating Monkstown. They will face Cobh in the next round, Cobh beat Cork in their first round match.