Month: September 2018

WATCH: JvG “I thought it was a job well done tonight”

By Raffaele Rocca / September 30, 2018 / 0 Comments

Munster returned to winning ways with a 64-7 thumping of Ulster at Thomond Park on Saturday evening which puts them in reasonably good shape heading into a crucial period for the province.  Head coach Johann van Graan was speaking to media afterwards and was happy with the response from his side given some inconsistent form…

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WATCH: Highlights & post match reaction from Carbery & Goggin

By Raffaele Rocca / September 30, 2018 / 0 Comments

Munster got back to winning ways with a crushing 64-7 demolition of Ulster in Thomond Park on Saturday evening. Full match highlights of the 9 try rout below.  FT: Munster 64-7 Ulster.Watch all the action from Thomond Park as @Munsterrugby bounced back from a disappointing defeat last week with a superb attacking display. #GuinnessPRO14 #MUNvULS…

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Dominant Munster claim 64-7 BP win over Ulster

By Raffaele Rocca / September 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

Munster returned to winning ways and turned in a performance that will serve as a serious boost of confidence leading into a crucial month for the province.  A fortuitous deflection off a half blocked down kick found its way into Keith Earls’ hand. Earls offloaded to Goggin and Wootton punched a hole in the Ulster…

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Monaleen and Ballylanders advance to SFC semi finals

By John Keogh / September 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

The final four places in the Limerick Senior Football Championship are now known after victories for Monaleen and Ballylanders in their respective quarter finals in Kilmallock today. Both games were streamed live on Sporting Limerick’s YouTube channel, with Monaleen beating St Kierans 3-13 to 2-9 in the first game. In the afternoon’s second game, Ballylanders…

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Back to back wins for Limerick Celtics

By Jack Neville / September 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick Celtics go into this weekends class on the back of two great wins  last weekend. Celtics won their local derby against UL Eagles on a  scoreline of 73 to 72 and had top scorers in Turrell Morris 28, Fabio Herandez 15 and Jordan Hehir 14. Celtics followed this up on Sunday with another super…

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LISTEN: The Breakdown EP60 With Sporting Limerick and Three Red Kings

By Jack Neville / September 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

After last week’s humiliating loss at the hands of Cardiff Blues, Munster look to get back to winning ways against Ulster in Thomond Park this Saturday evening. The first InterPro derby of the year should provide ample motivation and the perfect platform for Munster to get their Pro 14 campaign back on track ahead of…

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LISTEN: Treaty Talk EP38 with Sporting Limerick and Matt O’Callaghan

By Jack Neville / September 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

With the group stages of the Limerick SHC behind us, we look back on the final round of games as well as examining the remaining the teams in their quest for county honours. We also preview this weekend’s feast of football with a Quarter Final double header in the Limerick SFC taking place this Saturday…

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Limerick hurlers to compete in Fenway Hurling Classic

By Jack Neville / September 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

The 2018 Fenway Hurling Classic will take place on November 18 in Boston it has been confirmed. All-Ireland hurling champions Limerick will compete for the Players Champions Cup in a Super 11’s format tournament against reigning holders Clare and new contenders in Cork and Wexford. The Fenway Hurling Classic will involve two semi-finals lasting 40…

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Johann van Graan makes eight changes for Ulster clash

By Jack Neville / September 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Munster team to face Ulster in the first Interpro of the season at Thomond Park tomorrow night has been named by Head Coach Johann van Graan. There are eight changes to the side beaten in Cardiff last week with Alby Mathewson making his Munster debut at scrum-half as Keith Earls and Niall Scannell make…

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Limerick SFC Quarter Final Preview

By Raffaele Rocca / September 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

The football takes centre stage in Limerick this weekend with a SFC quarter final double header down for decision in Kilmallock on Saturday. First up is the clash of Monaleen and St Kierans at 2.45pm which is followed by the meeting of Ballylanders and Ballysteen at 4.15pm. Newcastle and Adare await the winners in the…

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