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GAA Handball All Ireland 40x20 Open Mens and Ladies Championships

posted 10 Feb 2012, 13:44 by Unknown user   [ updated 10 Feb 2012, 13:44 ]

The GAA Handball All Ireland 40x20 Open Mens and Ladies Championships, sponsored by O'Neill's Sports commences on Wednesday 15th February with 2 preliminary games down for decision in the Men's Open followed by a full list of fixtures on Saturday and Sunday 18th/19th February with Round 1 and Round 2 set to be decided over that weekend. In the Ladies Open Round 1 takes place on Saturday 18th February with Round 2 down for Sunday 26th February.

The new official ranking system has thrown up some mouthwatering ties in what is sure to be one of the most competitive championships in recent years with a number of up and coming young stars set to test their skills against the more experienced players in the Open grade.
 
Of course Cavan's Paul Brady goes in search of an unprecedented 8-in-a-row of Senior championship titles and will be a hot favourite to achieve that feat but what the new ranking system has shown is that anything is possible and every tie looks as competitive as ever.  
 
A new All Ireland Senior Singles Championship Cup will also be launched in 2012 and this will take place next week, details to follow. 
 
With all eyes set on Citywest for this years World Championships these championships are sure to be a barometer for who's in form in this important year in Handball.  
 
Full details on the Open Doubles draws will follow. 


CLICK HERE FOR MENS 40x20 OPEN DRAWS

CLICK HERE FOR MENS 40x20 OPEN FIXTURES 

CLICK HERE FOR LADIES 40x20 OPEN DRAWS

CLICK HERE FOR LADIES 40x20 OPEN FIXTURES   

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