Andy Gaffney comes off bench to inspire Dicksboro against Mullinavat

Ollie Walsh plays captain's part

Sean Keane

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Andy Gaffney comes off bench to inspire Dicksboro against Mullinavat

An aerial battle in Dicksboro v Mullinavat

Dicksboro had 13 points to spare over Mullinavat in this crucial senior hurling league clash in Callan this evening.

Andy Gaffney came on as a first half sub and scored 1-3 with the goal coming on the stroke of half time.

Free taker, Shane Stapleton, married just seven days ago, was unerring from frees and Ollie Walsh played a captain's role.

Mullinavat started brightly scoring 1-1 without reply but by halftime were behind by six points, 1-13 to 1-7.

As the second half progressed Boro pressed on with Robbie Murphy and Bill Sheehan superb. Final score: Dicksboro 2-22 Mullinavat 1-12. The clubs are tied on six league points with four of their five league matches played.