The following counties shall be eligible to participate in the Championship in 2023.
Connacht Leinster Ulster Britain Maigh Eo An Mhí Doire Tír Eoghain Londain Sligeach
- The Christy Ring Cup shall have Six Teams in its Championship and shall be played on a Round-Robin basis.
- Each County shall have three home games and two away games which shall rotate every other year.
- The counties that finish in the top two places shall qualify for the final.
- The winner of the final shall be promoted to the Joe McDonagh Cup.
- The bottom-placed team in the “Round-Robin” shall be relegated to the Nickey Rackard Cup.
- The venue for the final shall be determined by the CCCC. Points/Tie-Breakers – Round Robin Each team will play the other teams once. Two points for a win and one point for a draw shall be awarded. In the event of teams finishing on equal points in the Groups, the tie shall be decided by the following means and in the order specified below;
(i) Where two teams only are involved – the outcome of the meeting of the two teams in the group
(ii) Score difference – subtracting the total Scores against from the total Scores for;
(iii) Highest Total Score For;
(iv) Highest Total Goals For;
(v) A Play-Off.
In the event that two teams or more finish with equal points, but have been affected by a disqualification, loss of game on a proven objection, retirement or walk over, the tie shall be decided by the following means and in the order specified below:
(i) Score Difference from the games in which only the teams involved, (teams tied on points), have played each other. (subtracting the total Scores Against from total Scores For)
(ii) Highest Total Score For, in which only the teams involved, have played each other, and have finished equal in (i)
(iii) A Play-Off
Christy Ring Cup
Round Robin Fixtures Christy Ring Cup Draw 15-16.04.2023 (Sat/Sun)
Round 1 Tír Eoghain v Doire An Mhí v Maigh Eo Sligeach v Londain
22-23.04.2023 (Sat/Sun) Round 2 Londain v An Mhí Maigh Eo v Tír Eoghain Doire v Sligeach
29-30.04.2023 (Sat/Sun) Round 3 Maigh Eo v Londain Tír Eoghain v Sligeach Doire v An Mhí
13-14.05.2023 (Sat/Sun) Round 4 Londain v Doire An Mhí v Tír Eoghain Sligeach v Maigh Eo
20-21.05.2023 (Sat/Sun) Round 5 Sligeach v An Mhí Doire v Maigh Eo Tír Eoghain v Londain
*First team listed has home venue.