Hard-fought win for Clare against Dublin

Hard-fought win for Clare against Dublin


Clare secured a hard-fought win over Dublin at Cusack Park this afternoon – Photo: Martin Connolly

Clare fought back to beat Dublin in the National Hurling League at Cusack Park this afternoon.

Clare got off to a good start although the visitors enjoyed the benefit of the breeze and got the first score of the game.

While Dublin lead by 1-10 to 0-8 at half time the second half started with a strong Clare performance.

Dublin went 15 minutes without scoring, a missed a few chances and the sides found themselves level on a few occasions.

Clare pushed forward to score two final important points to secure the win and leaving Dublin facing a battle to avoid relegation.