Cormac Meegan showcased his talent throughout the competition, securing his place in three Grade C Finals in the men’ singles, mixed doubles with partner Anastasya Shyrokovskaya, and men’s doubles with his partner Paul Ennis. Meegan & Ennis were moving effortlessly through the tournament until the semi-finals, but still beat Jack MacBeth & Aaron McAuley after three games (21 – 23, 21 – 14, 21 – 14). In the 2018 Grade C Irish Nationals, Steinberga was beaten in the semi-finals, but in 2019 she made a comeback by beating Fiona McAdams after three tough games (13 – 21, 21 – 19, 21 – 18) and securing her place in the Final.
MS Final – Cormac Meegan Vs Rian Fox-Hughes
WS Final – Laura Comer Vs Sabrina Steinberga
MD Final – Paul Ennis & Cormac Meegan Vs Conor Bradley & Ken Edgeworth
WD Final – Dawn Carter & Laura Coe Vs Kerry Fallon & Megan McLoughlin
XD Final – Cormac Meegan & Anastasya Shyrokovskaya Vs Peter McDonald & Kerry Fallon
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Evan Conroy did extremely well throughout the tournament, making it to the final of the Men’s Doubles with partner, Kieran O’Connell after two straight games (21 – 18, 21 – 19). Conroy made it to the semi-finals of the Men’s Singles and was beaten by Andrew Furey after three tough games (22 – 20, 9 -21, 21 – 19). Ceira Kennedy also secured her place in one final, the Women’s Doubles, with partner Sarah Barry, and made it to the semi-final of the Women’s Singles, where she was beaten by Lucy O’Halloran (21 0 18, 21 – 19). O’Halloran went to the semi-final of the WD with Aoife O’Driscoll, and just missed out on the final after three tough games against Robyn Kehoe & Meg O’Keeffe.
MS Final – Andrew Furey Vs Devansh Singh
WS Final – Lucy O’Halloran Vs Laura O’Reardon
MD Final – Evan Conroy & Kieran O’Connell Vs John Martyn & James Pryce Merrin
WD Final – Sarah Barry & Ceira Kennedy Vs Robyn Kehoe & Meg O’Keeffe
XD – Damien Sheehan & Anna Cooney Vs Adam Daynes & Katie Daynes
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The Graded Finals will take place on May 9th in the National Indoor Arena