Nations Cup action is due to begin at 3 o’clock later this afternoon. Ireland will be represented by two Tipperary men – the Olympics-bound Greg Broderick and Denis Lynch. Cian O’Connor and Bertram Allen are the other members of the team that will jump third today behind the United States and Great Britain. Team Ireland currently lie in sixth place in the Nations Cup series, with Dublin being their last event where they can pick up points. Seven of the 10 countries that have competed in Europe Division I this season will qualify for Rio.
The Tipp Town side travel to take on Carrick Utd in a match which gets underway at 2.00pm.Meanwhile, in the FAI Junior Cup 2nd Round Wilderness Rovers host Thurles Town at 3 o’clock.There are also four matches in South Tipperary’s Clonmel Credit Union Premier League: Tipp Town V Clonmel Town (3.00pm); Two Mile Borris V Galbally Utd (3.00pm); Old Bridge V Clonmel Town (12.00pm); and Peake Villa V Cashel Town (3.00pm).