Setanta, the champions, are in action against Burt today in the Donegal Senior Hurling Championship Final at O'Donnell Park.

At half-time, it's:

Burt 2-6, Setanta 0-6.

Defending champions Setanta are down to 13 men at half time and they trail against Burt.

One of their star players, Davin Flynn, got two yellow cards in the space of a few minutes as tempers flared near the touchline on a number of occasions.

Burt went ahead though Joe Boyle and Setanta then lead 0-2 to 0-1.

In a low scoring opening Burt led 0-4 to 0-2 after nine minutes.

A goal from Padraig Doherty put Burt ahead by 1-4 to 0-3 after his long range effort was misjudged by goalkeeper Gary McGettigan.

In the following few minutes tempers flared and Setanta lost Flynn.

Several skirmishes broke out and referee James Connors and his assistants had a real task to keep a lid on matters.

Burt got a second goal through Pierce Harrigan to make it 2-5.

Further drama followed and Burt led 2-5 to 0-6 when Setanta lost Bernard Lafferty to a straight red.

Niall Campbell added the last score of the first half.

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