Dublin advance in Walsh Cup
Bord Na Mona Walsh Cup
DUBLIN 1-18 LAOIS 1-16
CARLOW 2-18 OFFALY 0-18
Dublin earned a place in the knockout stages of the Bord Na Mona Walsh Cup following a hard earned win over Laois at O'Moore Park.
Eamonn Dillon continued his good form with a fourth minute goal, while John Hetherton was also prominent with a seven point haul.
Aaron Dunphy struck a goal for Laois, who still trailed by 1-8 to 1-6 at the break.
Laois moved in front after the restart with PJ Scully sharp from frees and play, but Dublin responded to set up a semi-final meeting against Galway.
Chris Nolan and Martin Kavanagh netted goals for Colm Bonnar's Carlow, who defeated Offaly at Netwatch Cullen Park.