For a long time, Railway looked set fair to land a second successive Neville Cup title in reasonably comfortable before a crazy closing ten minutes of normal time turned this year’s decider into a night to remember.
Corinthian III claimed the Leinster men’s Intermediate Cup title as they prevailed ahead of Marlay neighbours Three Rock Rovers III last Saturday in Serpentine Avenue on penalty strokes after a feisty arm-wrestle.
There will be two all-Leinster Irish Senior Cup finals as Monkstown, Pembroke, UCD and Railway Union all qualified for finals day with Saturday victories in Belfield; the men’s final gets underway at 1.15pm with the women on at 3.30pm
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