16 May 2022

Derry's crunch hurling clash set for Owenbeg

The Oakleafers need to avoid defeat to secure league status

Derry make final payment on Owenbeg development to leave the board 'debt free'

Derry's final NHL game against Roscommon will take place on Saturday (2.00) in Owenbeg.

The game, originally fixed for Celtic Park, is a crucial clash as the Oakleafers bid to secure their status in Division 2B.

Roscommon have lost all three of their games so far, to Mayo, Donegal and Kildare.

Derry were one point winners over Donegal on Sunday in Ballinascreen - a game also moved from Celtic Park - and if they get at least a draw on Saturday afternoon, they will go into the Christy Ring Cup with their league status secure.

To continue reading this article for FREE,
please kindly register and/or log in.

Registration is absolutely 100% FREE and will help us personalise your experience on our sites. You can also sign up to our carefully curated newsletter(s) to keep up to date with your latest local news!

Register / Login
Derry GAA

Conor Doherty of Derry, celebrates his side's third goal, scored by Benny Heron, during the Ulster GAA Football Senior Championship Semi-Final match between Derry and Monaghan at the Athletic Grounds.

Buy the e-paper of the Donegal Democrat, Donegal People's Press, Donegal Post and Inish Times here for instant access to Donegal's premier news titles.

Keep up with the latest news from Donegal with our daily newsletter featuring the most important stories of the day delivered to your inbox every evening at 5pm.