Beaten finalists in 2014 and 2015, Douglas will be hoping the home course advantage will help them to go one better this year in the Irish Senior Cup. The Munster qualifier is taking place this weekend in Douglas and home side face East Cork in their first round match. The Douglas team features Karen O’Neill, Tara Gribben, Kate McCann, Evan Higgins and Sara Byrne.
There are 14 clubs in action this weekend with up to four rounds of matchplay facing the finalists. Cork and Muskerry have bye’s through to the second round this afternoon. Killarney were winners in 2014 and Lahinch in 2015, when each respective club were hosts for the Munster district qualifier.
Match 1: 07:30 Lahinch v Clonmel
Match 2: 08:10 Tipperary v Killarney
Match 3: 08:50 Castletroy v Dooks
Match 4: Muskerry (bye)
Match 5: 09:38 Douglas v East Cork
Match 6: 10:18 Limerick v Ballybunion
Match 7: Cork (bye)
Match 8: 10:58 Mallow v Tralee
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