Limerick 2 take on Cork Harlequins 2 in the 2016 Junior Cup Final at the Mardyke on Saturday, 28th July.
Path to the Final
As the luck of the draw would have it, both sides were handed byes into the Semi-Final stage where both faced tricky away ties. Cork Harlequins made the trip to the Oyster Oval in Tralee to face 2015 holders County Kerry Cricket Club and came away with a hard fought 12 run victory thanks to 40 from Irfee Baig and a three wicket haul from Syed Rehman (3-15). match scorecard
Limerick made the trip to East Cork to face Midleton at Town Park and recorded a reasonably comfortable 5 wicket over the hosts. Midleton were restricted to 193 all out thanks to some excellent bowling from Gurmukh Singh (4-23) and old pro Chris McGrath (4-43). In reply, Limerick knocked off the runs in the 31st over thanks mainly to 62 from Mohamed Gouse who was ably supported by
Ibrahim Khan (48).
2016 Junior Cup Final
Limerick 2 v Cork Harlequins 2 at the Mardyke, 12 noon.