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Round 8 sees entertaining encounters

first_imgReigning Men’s division premiers, Puma Energy suffered their first loss of the season at the hands of a fired up Bank South Pacific (BSP).Things didn’t go as planned for the defending champions as BSP kept the pressure on with some tight bowling and fielding.Puma Energy could only manage 66 and were quietly confident of defending their score.Puma exerted some pressure early on to put BSP under pressure but, some cool BSP heads remained to ensure victory for BSP to post 111. Despite the victory to BSP, Puma Energy still maintains top spot by a thread. In the other Avala matches, Digicel claimed third spot with victory over PNG Power while Westpac recorded an upset victory over fifth place National Teachers Insurance Ltd (NTIL).Over in the Lahara pool saw Tent Manufacturers maintain their second spot with a hard fought 30 run victory over IRC.Rigo Office also kept up with the pace to secure a 62 run win over SCAL while ANZ Bank kept their finals hopes alive with an 8 run victory over PAG Roosters.Moni Plus recorded a mammoth 15 point haul with a massive victory over BAT to move up to 6th place. The Mixed Division was no different as defending champions AVIS Rent A Car (125) showcased their favourites tag to hold off second placed BSP (90) to maintain top spot in the Avurigo Pool.Places in the top four aren’t finalised with tow more nail-biting rounds are yet to be played.The Laurabada pool served up some high scoring and nail biting matches, with Oil Search (174) chasing down BMobile Vodafone’s 162 to maintain their second spot.NTIL (174) also managed to chase down IRC’s 162 to keep their finals hopes alive while league leaders, PAG Roosters easily accounted for SCAL by 82 runs.PNG Ports amassed a mammoth 17 points for the round after restricting IBS to -45 and then going on to post 186.The current points ladder after 8 rounds is attached below:last_img read more

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Picture Special: All fun at the Tractor Run in memory of two Donegal men

first_imgThe 6th annual Tractor Run in memory of well-known tractor men Charlie Mór McMenamin and Paddy Ward was another great success last weekend. Tractors big and small, old and new, were on display in the event on Sunday 20th May. Solo drivers and families all took to the road to raise funds for Fintown and Cloghan Day Centres.Clive Wasson was there to follow the action, check out the picture gallery below:  Drivers of Charlie Mor McMenamin and Paddy Wards tractors with family members Anne Farrell, Colin Gallagher, Hugh McDaid, Frank McMenamin and Marie McDaid at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Memorial Tractor Run from Cloghan Day Centre . Photo Clive WassonFrancie McGinley, Eddie McGinty and Edward McDaid at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Memorial Tractor Run from Cloghan Day Centre. Photo Clive WassonMargaret Callaghan, Noah Callaghan, Johnny Callaghan, Emily Callaghan and Megan Cllaghan at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonTractors ready to roll at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Memorial Tractor Run from Cloughan Day Centre. Photo Clive WassonMatthew Wootton, Caolin McMonagle, Declan Campbell, Eamon Langan and Robert Armstrong at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonEmmett Ryan Catherine Ryan and Paddy Harkin at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonSeamus and Daniel Donnelly at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonGerard Crawford and Martin Loughlin at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonMickey Herron, Liam Gallagher, Johnny Thompson and Paddy Moy at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Memorial Tractor Run from Cloughan Day Centre. Photo Clive WassonMichael Gallagher, John O’Donnell and Denis O’Hare at the Charlie Mor and Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonBrian Doherty, Sanay Portelas and Aaron O’Donnell at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonSean McGlynn, Aaron McGlynn, Laura McGlynn, Harry McGlynn, George McGlynn and Michael McGlynn at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonSylvia and Leo McGlinchey at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonStephen Griffith, Dean McGinty, Eira Duddy, Jody Lafferty, Frank McGlynn and Matthew Gibbons at Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Memorial Tractor Run from Cloughan Day Centre. Photo Clive WassonPaula Ayres, William Bustard and Dean Ayres at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonWorking hard behind the scenes Anita Gallagher and Laura Kenny at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Memorial Tractor Run from Cloghan Day Centre. Photo Clive WassonCatching up on last year at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonEileen Houston, Sabrina McGlynn and Cathy McGlynn at the Charlie Mor & Paddy Ward Memorial Tractor Run from Cloughan Day Centre/ Photo Clive WassonThe Massey corner at the Charlie Mor Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive WassonErnie Thompson ready for the road at the Charlie Mor Paddy Ward Tractor Run. Photo Clive Wasson  Picture Special: All fun at the Tractor Run in memory of two Donegal men was last modified: May 21st, 2018 by Staff WriterShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:charityCharlie Mor & Paddy Ward Tractor Runcloghan day centreeventsfintown day centrelast_img read more