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Sunday 5 February 2023 Dublin: 5°C

# Fitzgibbon Cup

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# fox in the box
Fox on the double as NUI Galway demolish DIT
A win against UL on Tuesday would guarantee a Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final spot for Tony Ward’s charges.
# bubble blow
Tipp star Bubbles given straight red but CIT rally to claim four-point win
John O’Dwyer scored eight points before he was dismissed in the 45th minute.
# Close encounter
Byrnes inspires Limerick IT to narrow Fitzgibbon Cup victory over UCD
Davy Fitzgerald’s men earned a one-point win in Group A.
# Report
Five-star UL prevail in Fitzgibbon Cup Limerick derby
Two goals from Eire Og Nenagh’s Tommy Heffernan in the opening five minutes gave his side the perfect start.
# Plan Ahead
Here are the 41 key GAA fixtures to look out for this week
Plenty All-Ireland club action next Saturday and round two of the Allianz football leagues.
# too strong
Tipp's O'Dwyer and Cork's Coughlan the scoring stars as CIT claim 24-point Fitzgibbon win
Comfortable win for the Cork college against GMIT tonight.
# Job Done
Davy's LIT hit four goals en route to Fitzgibbon Cup win as WIT and IT Carlow also triumph
Austin Gleeson hit the net for WIT as did his Waterford colleague Colin Dunford for IT Carlow.
# back of the net
Tipp legend English steers UCD to Fitzgibbon Cup victory away to UCC
Nicky English’s side struck two vital goals to triumph.
# Student Stars
1-9 for Hannon as Mary Immaculate win Fitzgibbon Cup clash that produces 3 red cards
The Limerick star excelled as NUI Galway were defeated today in Dangan.
# Lohan Leader
Defending champions UL off to winning start in Fitzgibbon Cup opener
Brian Lohan saw his team triumph against Dublin IT.
# Advice
Eddie Brennan wants pre-season GAA competitions scrapped to tackle player burnout
The eight-time All-Ireland winner also criticised teams who disregarded the GAA’s winter training ban.
# Dublin
Fire on North Circular Road storage unit 'under control'
It broke out earlier this morning.
# Up the rebels
A former Cork All-Ireland winner will be playing Fitzgibbon Cup next year
Niall McCarthy will be rocking the Fitzgibbon Cup in 2016.
# Rising Stars
Cork and Belfast will host next year's Fitzgibbon and Sigerson Cup final weekends
CIT and Jordanstown are the hosts for the 2016 third-level deciders.
# get the diaries out
Here are the 36 GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week
Get the diaries out and mark in your chosen games for the week ahead
# Round Two Beckons
80 minutes and 36 scores in Fitzgibbon Cup final draw as UL and WIT head for replay
There was no separating the teams after extra-time tonight in the Gaelic Grounds.
# Hurlers To Watch
5 burning questions to be answered on 2015 Fitzgibbon Cup weekend
Cork IT, Waterford IT, UL and Limerick IT are all in action in the last four tomorrow.
# Fitzgibbon Cup
Four inter-county greats are bidding to win the Fitzgibbon Cup as managers this weekend
Davy, Lohan, Bonnar and Mulcahy are set to do battle again.
# Decision time
DJ Carey set to remain in charge of IT Carlow -- if he's asked to do so
Without injured free-taker Stephen ‘Picky’ Maher, the Kilkenny legend’s side lost by four points to LIT earlier.
# Winning
WIT progress to final four of Fitzgibbon Cup after strong defensive effort
The home side limited their guests to only three scores from play over the 60.
# Tuesday
We’ll Leave It There So: Christmas in Qatar, the Fitzgibbon Cup moves on and all today's sport
We’ll also have news on additions to the Ireland rugby squad.
# Further delays
Fitzgibbon Cup in danger of further delay as Davy Fitzgerald calls for semi-final postponement
The LIT boss says it’s asking too much of his players to tog out again this weekend.
# Last Eight
Davy Fitz gets the better of DJ Carey as Limerick IT knock IT Carlow out of the Fitzgibbon Cup
The hosts had four points to spare in today’s quarter-final.
# REJECTED!
Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-finals to go ahead after Mary I's appeal fails
The DRA rejected their request for an interlocutory injunction.
# Controversy
More Fitzgibbon Cup drama as reports that Mary Immaculate are heading to the DRA
The third-level competition could be set for further chaos.
# Job Done
Clare Allstar duo out injured but Tipp's McGrath stars as UL beat UCD in Fitzgibbon Cup
The Brian Lohan-managed side had three points to spare in Wednesday’s quarter-final clash in Limerick.
# Scoring Star
O'Dwyer strikes 0-8 as Cork IT book Fitzgibbon semi-final place by beating NUIG
Job done for the Pat Mulcahy-trained side at home in Cork on Wednesday.
# Protest
DJ Carey's IT Carlow to submit appeal against Fitzgibbon Cup expulsion today
Tomorrow’s two Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-finals are now likely to be deferred as a result.
# get the diaries out
Here are the 34 GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week from county, colleges and schools
Plenty of top class matches to get stuck into
# Appeal And Eject
DJ Carey's IT Carlow sensationally thrown out of Fitzgibbon Cup as Mary I return
Vanquished Group C opponents Mary Immaculate College queried the eligibility of James Gannon.
# Knockout Stages
1-18 for Paraic Mahony as 49-point win sees WIT into Fitzgibbon last eight with DJ Carey's IT Carlow
WIT and IT Carlow are through, Mary Immaculate College are out.
# Job Done
Bubbles and Walsh in scoring form as CIT beat UCD to clinch home Fitzgibbon quarter-final
The Tipperary and Cork senior forwards both showed up well tonight.
# final day
Forde injury-time point for UL knocks UCC out of Fitzgibbon Cup as NUIG and DIT also progress
The final games in Group B and D took place today.
# Fill The Diary
Here's the 36 GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week from county, club and colleges
Plenty to keep an eye on in the coming days.
# GAA
Mary I dominate Maynooth University in Fitzgibbon Cup clash
The Kildare college were down a number of key players for today’s game.
# College Stars
UL reach Fitzgibbon quarter-finals, NUIG stun UCC and Mary I beat champions WIT
Big day of action in Group B and Group C.
# Last Eight
UCD, Cork IT and Limerick IT all book Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-final places
UCD and Cork IT emerge from Group A while LIT will finish top of Group D.
# Plan Ahead
Here's the 37 GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week from county, colleges and schools
Plenty to keep an eye on.
# Flying From The Traps
UCC, UL and WIT signalled their intentions in today's Fitzgibbon Cup openers
Conor Lehane, Tony Kelly and Austin Gleeson all caught the eye for the winners.
# Scoring Star
Bubbles O'Dwyer is key as CIT make strong Fitzgibbon start while LIT and UCD also triumph
Last year’s finalists defeated DCU today.