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Emotional Cian Lynch Striving For More Following County Victory

Cian Lynch Patrickswell

Newly crowned Limerick champions Patrickswell are hungry for more success during this club season, according to their captain, Cian Lynch. On Sunday, Ciaran Carey’s side went top of the Limerick roll of honour with their 20th senior title following a 1-17 to 0-15 win over Na Piarsaigh. The Caherdavin side had been aiming for their third county title in a …

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Cian Lynch Questions Sacrifice As Final Dawns Without Treaty

CIan Lynch

Current Hurler of the Year Cian Lynch will be haunted by thoughts of what could have been when he takes his seat in Croke Park on Sunday for the All-Ireland final.  His role as a spectator this year is vastly different from that of 2018 when he lifted the Liam MacCarthy Cup alongside his Limerick teammates after a last-gasp win …

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Former Limerick All-Star Leonard Enright Dies Aged 65

Limerick hurling legend and three-time All-Star winner, Leonard Enright, has passed away at the age of 65. The Patrickswell man was inducted into the GAA Hall of Fame at last night’s PwC GAA/GPA All-Star awards in the Convention Centre, just hours before his passing. Enright was one of the most celebrated full-back’s of the 70s and 80s and was part of …

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Watch: Emotional Cian Lynch Gives Heartwarming Interview

It was a successful night for All-Ireland champions, Limerick, at the PwC GAA/GPA All-Star awards with six players named on the team of the year. To top it off, star midfielder, Cian Lynch, was named the Hurler of the Year.  The 22-year-old beat off stiff competition in the form of Galway duo, Joe Canning and Padraic Mannion and was visibly …

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Preview: Who Will Take The Last Hurling Semi-Final Spot?

It’s the battle of two extremely proud hurling counties today in Thurles as Limerick and Kilkenny battle it out for a place in this year’s All Ireland semi-final. We take a look at some of the key issues ahead of the 2pm throw-in. What has changed since last year’s encounter? Kilkenny and Limerick played out a thrilling game in Nowlan …

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Ten Players To Watch Out For In This Year’s Fitzgibbon Cup

This Thursday night sees the start of the 2018 Fitzgibbon Cup as the eagerly anticipated opening game sees Leeside rivals Cork IT and UCC face off in group C. With UCD also in this group, both Cork colleges will be eager to get off to a good start in this cut-throat competition. With 13 third-level institutions battling it out to be crowned …

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Limerick U-21 Manager: It’s Seven Years These Lads Are On The Road

Bord Gais Energy Munster GAA Under 21 Hurling Championship Semi-Final, Gaelic Grounds, Limerick 12/7/2017 Limerick vs Clare Limerick manager Pat Donnelly Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

Limerick u-21 manager Pat Donnelly has praised the county’s underage structures in the wake of the Shannonsiders Munster triumph over Cork on Wednesday night. A selector in 2011 when the Treaty beat the same opponents in the provincial decider, the South Liberties clubman has seen a lot of talent coming through the ranks. Limerick are now bearing the fruits of …

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Talking Points From Kilkenny’s Win Over Limerick

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Qualifier Round 1, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny 1/7/2017 Kilkenny vs Limerick Kilkenny's Padraig Walsh under pressure from David Dempsey and Gearoid Hegarty of Limerick

In what was the pick of the opening round of hurling qualifiers on Saturday, Kilkenny overcame a dogged Limerick in Nowlan Park to secure a place in round 2. However, the game didn’t live up to its billing as neither side played anywhere near their potential as the Cats progressed with a 0-20 to 0-17 win. The disappointing nature of …

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Ranking The Top Five U-21 Hurling Sides Of The Decade So Far

Bord Gáis Energy GAA Hurling All Ireland Under 21 Championship Final 10/9/2011 Galway vs Dublin The Galway team celebrate victory Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine O'Sullivan

The Leinster u-21 hurling championship kicks off on TG4’s televised coverage of that competition as Dublin take on Kilkenny at 7.30 tonight. To mark the beginning of a wonderful championship we are ranking the top five u-21 hurling sides of the decade so far. This championship has provided us with a world of action year in year out. TG4 deserve …

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What The Hell Has Gone Wrong With Limerick Hurling?

What has Limerick hurling achieved in the last five years? Munster champions in 2013, Munster finalists in 2014, beating Tipperary consecutively in 2013 and 2014, All-Ireland under-21 champions in 2015, All-Ireland Club champions (Na Piarsaigh) in 2016, Munster minor champions 2013 and 2014, All-Ireland minor finalists in 2014 and 2016, Dr Harty Cup champions (Ardscoil Rís) 2014 and 2016. In …

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