Galway Senior Hurling Championship 2015

Galway Senior Hurling Championship 2015

Group A Group B Group C Group D
1 Craughwell

2 Tommy Larkins

3 Carnmore

4 Castlegar

5 Kilnadeema/Leitrim

6 Liam Mellows

1 Gort

2 Ardrahan

3 Padraig Pearses

4 Clarinbridge

5 Athenry

6 Kiltormer

1 Portumna

2 Turloughmore

3 St. Thomas’

4 Killimordaly

5 Mullagh

1 Beagh

2 Sarsfields

3 Cappataggle

4 Tynagh-Abbey-Duniry

5 Loughrea

Format and Main Regulations for Senior Championship 2015
22 Teams will compete in the Senior Championship
4 Semi-Finalists in 2014 seeded – first team in each Group
4 groups; 2 groups x 6 teams and 2 groups x 5 teams, Groups are drawn by open draw.
Top 2 teams in each group qualify to Quarter-Finals.
Position of teams in group level on points to be determined as per Rule 6.20 (5) (C) TO 2014
Quarter-Final draws to be open draw.
Semi-Final draws to be open draw.
Winners of the final are Champions and compete in the All-Ireland Senior Club Championship

Senior A 2016 Qualifiers
• 2015 quarter finalists qualify automatically for Senior A
• Remaining 14 teams in each Championship group not qualifying for knockout stages compete for four remaining places in Senior A in 2016.
• 14 teams divided into 4 groups by open draw; 2 groups of 4 teams and 2 groups of 3 teams
• 4 group winners qualify to complete 12 team Senior A in 2016
• Position of teams in group finishing level on points to be determined as per Rule 6.20 (5) (C) TO 2014
• Remaining 10 teams join Intermediate finalists to form a 12 team Senior B in 2016

Senior Shield 2014
• Group winners from Senior A 2016 Qualifiers meet in open draw semi-finals
• Extra-time in these games.