Division 1

Mayo v Tipperary, Swinford Amenity Park, 2pm 

Westmeath v Monaghan, St Loman's, Mullingar, 2pm

Division 2

Cavan v Tyrone, Terry Coyle Park, 12:30pm

Clare v Kerry, Doonbeg, 2pm

Laois v Armagh, Emo, 2pm

Division 3

Offaly v Down, Birr, 2pm 

Division 4 

Limerick v Louth, Askeaton, 2pm 

Antrim v Leitrim, The Dub, 2pm 

Fermanagh v Derry, Derrygonnelly, 2pm

Carlow v Kilkenny, Carlow IT, 2:30pm 

Mayo manager Peter Leahy has handed League debuts to Laura Brennan, Roisin Flynn, Ciara McManamon, Noirin Moran, Dayna Finn and Emma Needham for Sunday’s home fixture with visitors Tipperary, who are without the services of Aisling McCarthy, as she prepares for a season with the Western Bulldogs in the Australian Women’s AFL.

Mayo will be captained by Niamh Kelly, while Samantha Lambert will lead the Premier County into an historic season in the top flight.

Also on Sunday, Westmeath host Monaghan.

Fiona Claffey will captain Westmeath, with Cora Courtney confirmed as Monaghan skipper.


Mayo: L Brennan; N O’Malley, R Flynn, D Caldwell; K Sullivan, Ciara McManamon, N Moran; Clodagh McManamon, D Finn; S Cafferky, E Needham, N Kelly (capt.); F Doherty, R Kearns, G Kelly.

Tipperary: L Fitzpatrick, L Spillane, M Curley, E Cronin; A.R. Kennedy, S Lambert (capt.), C Maher; R Daly, E Fitzpatrick; R McGrath, A Moloney, L Dillon; A McGuigan, C Condon, A Fennessy.

Westmeath: K Walsh; R Dillon, J Rogers, L Power; F Coyle, K McDermott, F Claffey (capt.); K Boyce-Jordan, V Carr; L McCartan, L Slevin, J Maher; S Dolan, A Jones, M.A. Foley.

Monaghan: A McCarey; L Flynn, S Coyle, H McSkane; N Kerr, A McAnespie, C Treanor; M Atkinson, R Courtney; A McCarey, C Courtney (capt.), E McAnespie; E Woods, L Maguire, C McAnespie.


Sunday: Frost, fog and ice clearing gradually, with sunny spells through the morning. Cloud increasing from the Atlantic in the afternoon, with some light rain expected in coastal areas later. Staying cold, with highs of just 4 to 7 C, generally, but up to 7 or 8 C along Atlantic fringes. For more go to