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Something for the weekend

By John Keogh / October 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

GAA Sat-Oct-20 – LPIHC – Bruff v Garryspillane – 2pm – Sporting Limerick Sun-Oct-21 – LJFC – Cappamore v Kildimo-Pallaskenry – 1pm – Sporting Limerick Sun-Oct-21 – GAA – Live Club Championship – 2:30pm – TG4 Sun-Oct-21 – LSFC – Adare v Ballylanders – 3pm – Sporting Limerick Sun-Oct-21 – GAA – Live Club Championship…

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Sporting Limerick to launch new website this weekend

By John Keogh / October 4, 2018 / 0 Comments

Sporting Limerick are to launch a revamped website over the weekend aimed at improving the delivery of digital sports content in Limerick City and County. The new design has been put together by Limerick company Elive and will see a slight shift in focus towards live streaming and sports events while maintaining the current levels…

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Golf results from around the clubs

By John Keogh / October 4, 2018 / 0 Comments

Adare Manor Golf Club Ladies 1st Mary Rose Cremin (33) 65; 2nd Clare Carrigy (20) 67; 3rd Mary O’Sullivan (25) 68. Senior Ladies 1st Breda Keating 22pts; 2nd Liz Barry 20pts. Men Fourball: Jamie Enright (14) and Eddie Enright (13) – 45 pts; 2nd – Gerry McMahon (17) and Pat Mulvihill (19) – 43pts; Open…

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Quality field announced for JT McNamara Ladbrokes Munster National

By Luke Liddy / October 2, 2018 / 0 Comments

28 entries were revealed for the JT McNamara Ladbrokes Munster National at Limerick racecourse on Sunday October 14, headed by the high class Alpha Des Obeaux, who was runner-up twelve months ago to Total Recall and subsequently claimed the Grade 2 Clonmel Oil Chase. Trainer Gordon Elliott has four other entrants including 2016 Irish Grand…

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Mixed results for Limerick sides in Basketball

By Jack Neville / October 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

In the Basketball Ireland, Men’s Division 1, the UL Sports Eagles got their first win of the season under their belts, with a big derby win over neighbours LIT. A 34-point display from American Tarchee Brown helped the visitors into a 37-45 point lead at half time, and they didn’t look back from there, driving…

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Weekly Limerick racing news with Castletown rider Billy Lee to the fore

By Jack Neville / October 1, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick Racing News Castletown rider Billy Lee was in terrific form at Fairyhouse on Monday as he helped himself to a 71-1 double, which included winning the feature Ballyhane Blenheim Stakes on the Willie McCreery-trained Lethal Promise. The two-year-old filly, owned by Irish National Stud Breeding & Racing Club, made most of the running on…

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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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Irish Greyhound Board announces CCTV upgrade worth €286,000

By Jack Neville / September 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Irish Greyhound Board has announced a new CCTV upgrade worth €286,000 throughout its nine sites nationwide for up to five years – including in Limerick Greyhound Stadium on the Dock Road. The announcement is in line with the IGB’s Strategic Plan 2018-22, which is committed to upgrading various greyhound stadia infrastructure and providing improved…

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WATCH: Limerick Powerlifting Club’s Joanne Connolly makes history

By Raffaele Rocca / September 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

Joanne Connolly of Limerick Powerlifting Club made history by becoming the first Irish woman to win at the Mr Olympia Pro Invitational Powerlifting in Las Vegas. The news comes as a great boost for the Limerick based Powerlifting club with Connolly taking 1st place and winning the overall at the prestigious competition. Her lifts saw…

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Weekly Limerick Racing News

By Jack Neville / September 24, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick Racing News The going was heavy at Gowran Park on Saturday and Drogbeg Dream relished the deep ground in the Gowran Park Race for Clogher trainer Austin Leahy. The three-year-old filly stayed on strongly down the nearside rail under Shane Foley to edge out odds-on favourite Burning Question by two and a half lengths.  Other Racing News…

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