Cork Con FC J2 23 - 21 Dunmanway
Venue: DunmanwayCompetition: South Munster Junior 2 League
Cork Constitution J2 XV opened their Junior 2 League campaign with a visit to Dunmanway on Sunday afternoon, and came away with the spoils after a closely contested game.
Dunmanway opened the scoring with a penalty after 10 minutes, but Rory O’Sullivan had Constitution ahead two minutes later with a try. A penalty to each side brought the score to 6-8 after 23 minutes. However, Dunmanway took the interval lead with a try just before the break to lead 8-11.
The home side stretched their lead to 8-18 with a converted try in the 50th minute. But Constitution fought back with a try by Troy Kinnane in the 65th minute, added to by Simon Barry’s conversion. However, Dunmanway kicked a penalty in the 70th minute for 15-21.
In an exciting finale to the game, Kamil Fabiszewski got in for a try in the 75th minute. The conversion was missed to leave Constitution trailing by a single point. And then, in the final play, Simon Barry kicked the winning points from an injury time penalty.Referee: