Avoca are back in the big time after a six year absence they produced an incredible comeback in the closing 11 minutes of their tie against Dublin University to get the point they required to confirm the success.
Amid a rollercoaster of emotions on the international stage, Leinster men’s division one could well produce a winner this weekend, especially after last Monday’s 16th round of matches slipped in under the radar.
Railway Union could all but guarantee an IHL playoff place this weekend in men’s Leinster division one – at the very least – this weekend as they take the longest unbeaten run in division one into their tie with Fingal.
Railway Union’s hosting of Loreto could very well be the game-breaker in the final meeting in women’s division one when they meet on Saturday; TRR and Monkstown show down twice in three days as Mills Cup semis set for Sunday
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