Action resumes in Limerick Senior Football Championship

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AFTER a hefty six-week break, action resumes in the Irish Wire Products Limerick Senior Football Championship this weekend.

The competition is split into two groups of six from which three will emerge from each for the knock-out stages.

In Group One, holders Newcastle West can make it three wins on the trot with an anticipated defeat of Claughaun in Askeaton on Sunday (1pm).

Elsewhere in the Group, pacesetters Kildimo/Pallaskenry can sneak a victory over St Kieran’s at the same venue the previous evening (7pm), while Fr Casey’s are tipped to account for Oola in Croagh (6pm).

In Group Two, Adare will be fancied to collect their third win of the campaign at the expense of Galtee Gaels in Kilmallock’s Fitzgerald Park on Saturday (4.30pm).

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Elsewhere in this section, Monaleen should have the measure of Na Piarsaigh (tonight, Thursday, 7pm) in Claughaun, while Ballysteen are given a tentative nod to account for Ballylanders at Paddy Carroll Park, Ballyagran, on Saturday (5pm).