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Limerick Release Statement As Two Players Sent Home From New York

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Limerick GAA have released a statement confirming that two players have been sent home from their trip to New York. The 2018 All-Ireland champions were taking part in the now annual Super 11s at Citifield, the home of Major League Baseball outfit, the New York Mets. Limerick qualified for the final of the tournament after defeating Wexford in the semi-final …

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Were Limerick Denied A 65 And A Chance At A Replay?

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Kilkenny reached their first All-Ireland decider since 2016 this evening after defeating Limerick by a single point in Croke Park.  It was a gripping contest with many ups and downs. For large parts of the first half, it seemed as though Brian Cody’s men were going to run away with it such was the dominant fashion with which they went …

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Dates And Times For All Ireland Hurling Semi Finals Confirmed

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The GAA have confirmed the throw-in times and dates for the All Ireland hurling semi-finals which take place in three weeks time.  Limerick will be first up at Croke Park as their semi-final throws in at 6 pm on Saturday 27 July at Croke Park. The Treaty County won their first Munster senior hurling title since 2013 when they recorded …

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Tipperary & Limerick Name Teams For Sunday’s Munster Final

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Tipperary and Limerick have named their respective teams for Sunday’s Munster Senior Hurling Final at the Gaelic Grounds (throw-in 2 pm).  These two sides met at Semple Stadium two weeks ago in the final round of the Munster round-robin and it was Liam Sheedy’s men who prevailed by four points. However, Limerick boss John Kiely has recalled four of his …

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Cian Lynch & Declan Hannon Missing From Limerick XV To Face Tipperary

John Kiely has made four changes ahead of Limerick’s final Munster SFC round-robin game with Tipperary on Sunday. Last year’s All-Ireland winning captain, Declan Hannon, and Hurler of the Year, Cian Lynch, both drop out of the starting XV for the clash at Semple Stadium. The other two players not included following the county’s biggest ever Munster SHC win over …

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Limerick Name 14 Starters From All-Ireland Final For Cork Clash

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John Kiely has stayed faithful to the men who got Limerick over the line in last year’s All-Ireland final with 14 starters named in their line-up to take on Cork on Sunday. Seamus Flanagan is the one player to lose out as Peter Casey is named at right corner-forward with the in-form Aaron Gillane named at full-forward for Limerick. Graeme …

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Gaelic Football Round-Up: Treaty Men Shock Tipperary In Thurles

The Gaelic football championship continued this evening as Kildare, Limerick and Clare all advanced to the next round of their provincial championships.  The big story comes via the way of Thurles as Limerick recorded a huge upset victory over Tipperary while Kildare were made to sweat it out against Wicklow. Here is our round-up of Saturday evening’s games. ___ Leinster …

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Limerick Sell Gaelic Grounds Naming Rights In Unique Partnership

Limerick GAA have sold the naming rights to their home venue, the Gaelic Grounds, in a new ‘first of it’s kind’ deal with higher education college, LIT. Over the next ten years, the third-level institute will pay €300,000 to Limerick GAA with the stadium set to be renamed the LIT Gaelic Grounds. As part of the unique deal, the university …

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Aaron Gillane: ‘We’re Focused On Making Our Own History’

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All-Ireland champions, Limerick go into this weekend’s Allianz Hurling League final looking to bridge a 22-year gap since their last success in 1997.  It’s something that is becoming a familiar narrative with John Kiely’s men just seven months after they ended a 45-year wait for the Liam MacCarthy Cup. However, star forward, Aaron Gillane says this Limerick side aren’t worried …

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Corry’s Corner: Examining The False Dawn Of Munster Football

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July 31, 2016 The All-Ireland Senior Football Championship has reached the quarter-final stages with the first of two double-headers set to go down in Croke Park. The majority of the teams involved in the last eight are as expected apart from two glaring exceptions, Clare and Tipperary. Three of the eight quarter-finalists are indeed Munster counties and it could well …

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Allianz Hurling League Semi-Final TV Schedule & Ticket Price Announced

There’s a double-header happening this weekend in the Allianz Hurling League semi-finals. Kilkenny’s Nowlan Park will host the two semi-finals this Sunday which sees All-Ireland champions, Limerick, take on a resurgent Dublin side at 1.30pm. Following this is the meeting of Galway and Waterford who take to the field at 3.30pm. It was announced today by TG4 Sport that they …

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O’Shaughnessy: “Stupid To Think That Limerick Are Miles Ahead”

Limerick’s return to Division 1A has proved to be very fruitful so far this season having recorded two impressive wins over Wexford and Tipperary.  However, despite their impressive start, former attacker, Andrew O’Shaughnessy, believes it’d be stupid to suggest that the All-Ireland champions are miles ahead of the chasing pack considering that a single puck of the sliothar would have …

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Interesting Stats Emerge From Dublin And Limerick’s All-Ireland Triumph

It was another unforgettable summer of GAA, especially for Dublin and Limerick. Dublin’s dominance continued as they steamrolled to a fourth successive All Ireland senior football championship and the ‘Drive For Five’ will certainly be the focus in 2019 for Jim Gavin’s side. Limerick, meanwhile, ended the 45-year wait for an All-Ireland as the Liam MacCarthy cup finally returned to …

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