Dublin v Waterford, Saturday, 2pm, St Brendan’s Park, Birr
By Aaron Dunne
St Jude’s celebrity Hannah Hegarty was honoured to be voted in as captain of the Dublin elderly camogie team by her team-mates once again last week– but her delight will be short-term if her group can not pull out the win the need to protect Department 1 survival on Saturday.
The Dubs face Waterford in a relegation play-off in St Brendan’s Park in Birr, in a game that will certainly have dual relevance as they are likewise set to encounter their Déise equivalents once again later in the summer after last weekend’s Championship draw pitted them together with Cork and also Down.
“We’re anticipating it currently,” Hegarty informed the Dublin Gazette ahead of Saturday’s crucial clash.
“Obviously the outcomes that we have actually obtained so far haven’t been what we would certainly desire. But with brand-new administration coming in this year it was constantly mosting likely to be a procedure of structure as the year went on.
“We’re entering the appropriate instructions, in spite of what the results may say. We have Waterford in the Championship as well, the draw was done there on Sunday, so we know we’ll be satisfying them again later on in the year.