Dublin proved their unquestioned class against a dogged Carlow side in O'Moore Park this evening to emerge with an emphatic 12 point win, 0-19 to 0-7.
How the match unfolded:
7.20pm: 20 mins in and Dublin lead by 6pts to 2.
7.30pm: 30 mins in and a determined Carlow trail by just four.
7.35pm: It's half time and Dublin lead by just 8pts to 5.
Carlow will be happy.
8.05pm: Ten minutes into second half Dublin lead by 10pts to six and call on Bernard Brogan from bench.
Brendan Murphy of Carlow dismissed.
8.35pm: It's over. Dublin progress with emphatic 12 point win and a second half performance that proves you can't afford to have anyone sent off against the Dubs.
Earlier: The Dubs are aiming aiming for their 7th straight Leinster title, are overwhelming favourites to reach the last four at the expense of the South East minnows.
Carlow sprung a surprise earlier in the Championship with an impressive win over neighbours Wexford in the 1st round.
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