Newcestown will play Charleville in the next round.
Scorers: Cian Healy 1-8 (1-4 frees), Colm Dinneen (0-4), Murt Kennelly (0-2), Luke Meade (0-2), Sean O'Donovan (0-1)
Newcestown met Shandrum in the first round of the Rebel Óg premier 2 hurling championship in Blarney on Sunday 27 April at 3pm. Shandrum got off to a good start and led by 3-6 to 1-7 at the break. Newcestown played better in the second half and won in the end by 1-17 to 3-9.Team:
Evan Shorten, Jason Jordan, James Kelleher
Gerard Collins, Cathal Clarke, Cillian O'Mahony
Lee O'Donovan, Sean O'Donovan
Darragh Curran, Murt Kennelly, Luke Meade
Colm Dinneen, Cian Healy, Padraig Collins
Subs: Michael Lordan, Cathal Cadogan, Timmy O'Sullivan, Ciarán Desmond, Eugene Courtney, Dara Kiely, Brendan O'Mahony, Gearóid Ó'Donovan.
Subs used: Eugene Courtney for Padraig Collins