Guy Bates treble sinks Ballinamallard at Ferney Park

A hat-trick from striker Guy Bates sees Glenavon beat Ballinamallard United 3-0 in the rearranged sixth round Irish Cup tie at Ferney Park.

Bates stooped to head home his first after 11 minutes and followed that up with a further strike in the second half and a penalty in added time.

The Lurgan Blues will face Glentoran in their quarter-final game at the Oval on Monday 10 March.

BBC Sport