Derry CCC under pressure to finish out senior championship

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The Derry County board are facing a championship fixture dilemma as the latest round of qualifiers has been held up by the replay of Slaughtneil and Magherfelt.

That game will be played this coming Thursday night, with the draw for the final round of qualifiers to be made after the game.

Those ties will be played the weekend after next, 18th – 20th Sept with the winners to go through to the quarter finals.

If you add the Derry Senior Hurling Final and the scheduled start to the Ulster Club Championship on the 18th October, the Derry CCC are running out of weeks to conclude their competition.

Sports Editor of the Derry Post , Cahair O’Kane says the Derry County Board are facing serious problems…