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Limerick Senior Football Final Preview

By John Keogh / October 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

The 2018 version of the Limerick SFC Final has a novel pairing with Ballylanders facing Adare in Newcastle West at 3pm on Sunday. Last season’s champions Adare are looking to win their third title in as many years after collecting the 2016 Intermediate crown and their first ever senior win a year ago. Adare manager…

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WATCH: Johann van Graan excited for visit of old friend Ackermann

By John Keogh / October 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

Munster Head Coach Johann van Graan has been impressed by what he has seen from Gloucester this season an expects a tough challenge when the fourth placed English Premiership site visit Thomond Park on Saturday. The game sees van Graan pit his whits against fellow South African Johan Ackermann, Head Coach of the visiting Gloucester…

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Limerick Junior A Football Final Preview

By John Keogh / October 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

Cappamore face off against Kildimo-Pallaskenry in the first of Sunday’s football double header county final in Newcastle West. The sides have come through a new format in the Junior Football Championship this year and both clubs have deemed the competition a success. When it was proposed, we bought into it,” said Kildimo-Pallaskenry coach, Noel McCarthy.…

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WATCH: Haley says that Munster must concentrate on themselves

By John Keogh / October 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

New Munster signing Mike Haley enjoyed his Champions Cup debut against Exeter Chiefs last weekend and is looking forward to his home debut in the competition on Saturday. Munster welcome old foes Gloucester to Thomond Park and Haley knows more than anyone what to expect from their biggest, Danny Cipriani, who is a former teammate…

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LISTEN: The Breakdown EP64 with Sporting Limerick and Three Red Kings

By Raffaele Rocca / October 16, 2018 / 0 Comments

So Munster backed up their positive performance against Leinster with a resolute show of defiance on the road in their Champions Cup opener against Exeter Chiefs at Sandy Park. Heineken Champions Cup Round 1, Sandy Park Stadium, Exeter, England 13/10/2018 Exeter Chiefs vs Munster Munster’s CJ Stander scores a try Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Dan Sheridan The…

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WATCH: Munster A fall to Leinster A and exit Celtic Cup

By Raffaele Rocca / October 16, 2018 / 0 Comments

Munster A suffered their first defeat of the Celtic Cup and missed out on the final after falling to a 46-25 loss to Leinster at Donnybrook. Munster trailed 15-11 at the break as captain Bill Johnston kicked two penalties with Jack Stafford touching down. Sean French and Johnston touched down in the second half with…

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WATCH – John Kiely speaks at launch of ‘Treaty Triumph!’

By Jack Neville / October 16, 2018 / 0 Comments

A stunning photographic memoir that paints a vivid picture of Limerick’s magical odyssey to the hurling summit has been unveiled today with the launch of ‘Treaty Triumph!’. Produced by the country’s leading sports photographic agency, Sportsfile, the superb pictorial parade that tells the story in over 200 captivating images of the unforgettable year for Limerick…

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WATCH: Mike Haley on Ireland ambitions and Munster fans

By Jack Neville / October 16, 2018 / 0 Comments

New Munster full back Mike Haley says that an Ireland call up is not in his thinking at the moment as he continues to find his feet at the province. Haley is Irish qualified through his maternal grandmother who hails from Tralee, Co Kerry. The 23-year-old Preston native made his Heineken Champions Cup debut for Johann…

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LIVESTREAM: County SFC and JAFC Finals

By Jack Neville / October 16, 2018 / 0 Comments

Newcastlewest will host a County final double header this Sunday and Sporting Limerick will be in West Limerick to bring you full live coverage of both deciders. First up at 1pm Cappamore face off against Kildimo Pallaskenry with a place in next year’s Intermediate ranks on the line. While Sunday’s main event sees underdogs Ballylanders…

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LIT’s new look Fitzgibbon Cup Management team

By Jack Neville / October 16, 2018 / 0 Comments

LIT has today announced its management team for the 2018/2019 Fitzgibbon Cup campaign. The two-times winners will have a management team led by Jimmy Browne, LIT’s Vice President for Corporate Services and Capital Development, a member of the current Clare senior hurling management team and formerly a member of Clare’s under-21 All-Ireland All Ireland Winning…

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