The 2017 Christy Ring, Nicky Rackard and Lory Meagher Cups got underway with three games in each competition on Saturday.
Despite having one eye on next week’s crucial Christy Ring Cup clash with Carlow, Antrim defeated Armagh with ease in the Ulster SHC final. The Saffrons romped to a 16th Ulster senior hurling title in a row with Conor Johnston hitting 3-5 from play at Owenbeg.
The official launch of the 2017 Ulster Senior Hurling Championship and Shield took place last night at the Balmoral Hotel, Belfast.
Ulster Hurling Development Manager Jimmy Darragh feels that the Celtic Challenge tournament will be a huge boost for counties in the province as it grows over the coming years.
The Celtic Challenge gets underway in Ulster this weekend when six counties from across the Province meet in Group H of the competition.
Dúiche Néill, An Bhinn Borb is a newly-formed Hurling club based in Benburb in the Blackwater valley.
Éire Óg Carrickmore claimed the Ulster Senior Hurling Táin Club League Division 1 title with a 3-14 to 0-14 win over Middletown in their final league game.
Ulster GAA wheelchair hurlers retained the All-Ireland inter-provincial title in convincing fashion after a successful day in Boyle, Co Roscommon over the weekend where they won all three of their games.
Antrim won their eight Ulster U21 hurling title in a row on Wednesday evening in Loughgiel, beating Derry with a full-time result of 0-16 to 1-09.
Antrim hurlers finished off a bad year on a positive note with a 15th Ulster successive senior hurling title after a provincial final that was more competitive than had been expected.
Full coverage of the 2016 Ulster Senior Hurling Championship Final between Armagh and Antrim is now available to view on the Ulster GAA Youtube channel.
The media launch of the Ulster Championship Hurling Finals took place on Tuesday morning in Belfast.
Donegal are the first Ulster Senior Hurling Shield champions following their eight point win over Monaghan in Brewster Park, Enniskillen on Sunday 26 June.
Following a heavy downpour of rain a small band of hurlers took to the hills just outside Omagh on Tuesday evening where they competed for the Ulster title for the longest puck of a sliotar.
For the first time since the event was introduced to mountain courses in 2006, Co. Tyrone will act as host to the Provincial Póc Fada Finals this summer.