Cavan hurlers hoping to build on first win since competitive return

Confidence is building in the team according to the manager of a county who won their first league match since 2011.

The Cavan hurlers returned to the Allianz national hurling league this season after a six year absence.  After two defeats in their opening two games in division 3B, The Cavan side gained victory over Fermanagh at the weekend. The Breffini county were trailing by eight points at half-time but a strong second half performance saw them leave Kingspan Breffini with a one point victory.

Cavan face Leitrim on Sunday in Pairc Sean and promotion contenders Leitrim are in good form sitting second in the table with two wins and one defeat.

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Cavan hurling manager Michael Carr told Sportsbeat the Fermanagh win shows that his side can feel confident against every county in the division.