The opening round of fixtures in the 2022 Bank of Ireland Leinster Rugby Provincial Towns Cup took place around the province this afternoon.

The second round draw also took place in Balbriggan clubhouse after their first round tie, Athy winning 40-3 over the home side.

The second round of the Provincial Towns Cup takes place next weekend, Sunday, 13 March.

Bank of Ireland Provincial Towns Cup – First round results:

County Carlow FC 19 Longford RFC 18
Wexford Wanderers RFC 22 Boyne RFC 48
Edenderry RFC 23 Cill Dara RFC 22
Enniscorthy RFC 15 Mullingar RFC 34
Clondalkin RFC 23 Portlaoise RFC 21
Wicklow RFC 33 Naas RFC 39
New Ross RFC 30 Tullow RFC 33
Arklow RFC 5 Tullamore RFC 24
Navan RFC 33 Roscrea RFC 22
North Kildare 39 Skerries RFC 26
Balbriggan RFC 3 Athy RFC 40
Newbridge RFC 59 Midland Warriors RFC 5

Ashbourne RFC, Dundalk RFC, Kilkenny RFC and Gorey RFC all received byes into the 2nd round.

Bank of Ireland Provincial Towns Cup – Second round draw:

Edenderry RFC v Kilkenny RFC
Navan RFC v County Carlow FC
Athy RFC v North Kildare RFC
Ashbourne RFC v Naas RFC
Tullow RFC v Dundalk RFC
Tullamore RFC v Mullingar RFC
Newbridge RFC v Clondalkin RFC
Boyne RFC v Gorey RFC