The Nire Players celebrating their win over Rathgormack in the 2021 Waterford Senior Football Championship final in Fraher Field. They will begin their title defence against Stradbally. Photo: Sean Byrne.
The dates times and venues for the Group Games in this year’s JJ Kavanagh & Sons County Senior Football Championship have been released.
Champions, The Nire, will begin the defence of their crown on Saturday week, September 17, when they take on old rivals Stradbally in Fraher Field.
The 2022 championship will get underway that same day, September 17, with the meeting of Eastern rivals Gaultier and Kilmacthomas in Walsh Park.
Full preview in next week’s Waterford News & Star.
Here are the dates and times for the group games…
JJ Kavanagh & Sons – Co. Senior Football Championship 2022
Group A:Ballinacourty, Clashmore Kinsalebeg, Brickey Rangers
Group B : Rathgormack, Kilrossanty, St. Saviours
Group C: Gaultier, Kilmacthomas, Portlaw
Group D: The Nire, Stradbally, An Rinn
1 Ballinacourty v 2 Clashmore Kinsalebeg Fraher Field Sun 18-Sep 1.45m
3 Brickey Rangers v BYE
1 Ballinacourty v 3 Brickey Rangers Fraher Field Sun 25-Sep 1.45pm
2 Clashmore Kinsalebeg v BYE
2 Clashmore Kinsalebeg v 3 Brickey Rangers Fraher Field Sun 02-Oct 1.45pm
1 Ballinacourty v BYE
1 Rathgormack v 2 Kilrossanty Fraher Field Sun 18-Sep 3.30pm
3 St. Saviours v BYE
1 Rathgormack v 3 St. Saviours Walsh Park Sat 24-Sep 2.30pm
2 Kilrossanty v BYE
2 Kilrossanty v 3 St. Saviours Walsh Park Sat 01-Oct 2pm
1 Rathgormack v BYE
1 Gaultier v 2 Kilmacthomas Walsh Park Sat 17-Sep 2.30pm
3 Portlaw v BYE
1 Gaultier v 3 Portlaw Carrickbeg Fri 23-Sep 7.30pm
2 Kilmacthomas v BYE
2 Kilmacthomas v 3 Portlaw Walsh Park Sat 01-Oct 3.45pm
1 Gaultier v BYE
1 The Nire v 2 Stradbally Fraher Field Sat 17-Sep 7pm
3 An Rinn v BYE
1 The Nire v 3 An Rinn Fraher Field Sun 25-Sep 3.30pm
2 Stradbally v BYE
2 Stradbally v 3 An Rinn Fraher Field Sun 02-Oct 3.30pm
1 The Nire v BYE