Image: Independent.ie - Wicklow’s John Toomey drives up the field as Derry’s Deaghlan Foley gives chase.

Updated: February 14th, 2022

Allianz Hurling League Roinn 2B: Wicklow 0-12 Derry 2-24 (13/02/22)

Big Away win maintains winning start for Senior Hurlers

Image: Independent.ie – Wicklow’s John Toomey drives up the field as Derry’s Deaghlan Foley gives chase.

Derry travelled to Aughrim on Sunday 13th February to take on Wicklow in their second League game of 2022, and despite a tight first half, pulled away in the second half to secure a comfortable victory in the end to maintain their winning start to the year.

Half-Time: Wicklow 0-08 Derry 0-10

Teams and scorers:

Wicklow: Cian Staunton; Davy Maloney, Michael Mangan, Martin O’Brien; James Byrne, Ciarán Breen, Brandon Ryan; Mark Murphy, Shaun Cranley (0-2); John Toomey (0-1), Marc Lennon (0-1), John Doyle; Rory Lambe, Seanie Germaine (0-8, 6f, 1 65), Eoin McCormack. Subs: Kieran Conway for R Lambe (50), Aaron Byrne for B Ryan (50), Jacques McCall for D Maloney (53), Shane Browne for S Cranley (57), Eoin Byrne for E McCormack (63, inj).

Derry: Oisin O’Doherty; Ciaran Hendry (0-1), Mark Craig, Niall Farren; Meehaul McGrath, Richie Mullan (1-0), Eamon McGill; Cormac O’Doherty (0-8, 6f), Darragh McGilligan (0-1); Sean Kelly (0-2), John Mullan (0-2), Jerome McGuigan (0-2); Deaglan Foley (0-2), Conor Kelly (0-1), Tiarnan McGrath (0-2). Subs: Odhran McKeever (1-2) for C Kelly (39), Tiarnan McCloskey for S Kelly (43), Brendan Laverty for K McGuigan (55), Gabriel Farren for M McGrath (57), Ryan Mulholland (0-1) for D McGilligan (53).

Referee: Chris Mooney (Dublin)

Around the web

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https://www.independent.ie/regionals/wicklow/sport/derry-prove-too-strong-for-wicklow-41350918.html – Derry prove too strong for Wicklow