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O'Neill stars for Cork

Colm O'Neill returned from injury to fire in a stunning 2-4 tally and inspire Cork to a 2-14 to 0-7 McGrath Cup win over Clare at Pairc Ui Rinn.

O'Neill's first goal helped the Rebels to a 1-5 to 0-3 interval lead, and he added another after the break, to set up a semi-final clash with CIT.

Meath booked their place in the O'Byrne Cup semi-finals with a 0-11 to 0-5 win over Louth at Navan. Graham Reilly top-scored for the Royals with five points to set up a last four claswh with DCU, who defeated Longford by 2-11 to 0-10.

The other semi-final will see Dublin take on Kildare, who defeated Offaly by 0-17 to 0-4.

In the FBD Connacht League, Leitrim scored a morale-boosting 1-8 to 1-5 win over Roscommon at Ballinamore.

James Glancy was the star of the show, hitting 1-4 for the winners, his goal coming from a second half penalty. Ger Heneghan was Roscommon's goalscorer.

Paddy Bradley made a triumphant comeback from a cruciate ligament injury, scoring the only goal of the game as Derry defeated UUJ by 1-16 to 0-14 in the Dr McKenna Cup at Celtic Park.


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