Month: April 2018

LISTEN: The Breakdown S02E25 with Sporting Limerick & Three Red Kings

By Raffaele Rocca / April 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

With Bordeaux now a distant but painful memory, attention turns swiftly to the Pro14 and with a home 1/4 final already secured, Johann van Graan is expected to make plenty changes from last weekend. We look ahead to Munster’s final regular season game with Ulster coming to Limerick in dire need of a five pointer…

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Limerick FC face Bray Wanderers at the Carlisle Grounds in a huge game for both clubs

By Adrian Finnin / April 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC travel to Wicklow on Friday for the basement clash with fellow strugglers Bray Wanderers in the Airtricity League Premier Division at the Carlisle Grounds (7.45). The teams have won just three games between them this season from 25 attempts. For the victors, it will provide a much needed morale boost after tough starts.…

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WATCH – Keith Earls and Sammy Arnold accept their player of the year awards

By Luke Liddy / April 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

Keith Earls and Sammy Arnold accept their player of the year awards. Limerick’s Keith Earls became the first player to scoop all three Munster Rugby awards as he added the player of the year honour in 2018. Rory Scannell was also in the running for the award, having also previously won the Academy and Young…

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Defending Champions Limerick name U21 hurling panel

By Jack Neville / April 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

DEFENDING CHAMPIONS LIMERICK NAME U21 HURLING PANEL. The Limerick U21 management team have released their panel ahead of their Munster Championship quarter-final with Clare on May 7. The defending Munster and All-Ireland champions travel to Cusack Park for the provincial opener for a 5.45 throw in time. Tipperary await the winners in the semi-final. Limerick finalise…

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WATCH – Mike Sherry on 100th Munster cap and motivation ahead of Ulster visit

By Luke Liddy / April 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

Munster hooker Mike Sherry will have the chance to earn his 100th cap with the province if selected for this Saturday’s squad to take on Ulster at Thomond Park. The Garryowen club man has had an injury blighted career so has taken longer than most to reach the milestone but says he’s proud to have…

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WATCH – Johann van Graan says Ulster clash good chance for players to put hand up for quarter-final place

By Luke Liddy / April 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

Munster face Ulster at Thomond Park on Saturday in their final regular season game in the Pro 14. More established members of the squad will get the chance to rest up ahead of next week’s quarter-final, leaving the door open for some of Munster’s younger stars and fringe players to put their name forward for…

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Keith Earls named Munster Rugby Player of the Year

By Raffaele Rocca / April 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

Keith Earls was today announced as Munster Player of the Year at the annual Munster Rugby Awards, in association with the Irish Independent. It marked a successful day for Limerick as there was also awards for Joy Neville (referee of the year), Old Crescent (Senior Club of the Year) and Richmond RFC (Junior Club of…

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Andrew Conway’s spectacular effort nominated for ECC Try of The Round

By Jack Neville / April 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

Fullback Andrew Conway has been nominated for the European Champions Cup try of the round for his superb solo effort against Toulon. The Leinster native stepped up when Munster needed him most and ensured that the province would progress to the semi-final stages. 🎞 Andrew Conway’s solo-score for @MunsterRugby at Thomond Park takes a place…

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Niamh Mulcahy nominated for Camogie Player of The League Award

By Jack Neville / April 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

Niamh Mulcahy nominated for Camogie of The Year League Award. The nominees for the 2018 Camogie Association Player of the League Awards were announced today with players from across all three divisions of the Littlewoods Ireland Camogie Leagues recognised for their outstanding efforts in 2018. Managers from all of the teams who participated in this…

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LISTEN: The Breakdown S02E24 with Sporting Limerick & Three Red Kings

By Raffaele Rocca / April 25, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Breakdown S02E24 with Sporting Limerick & Three Red Kings. Bordeaux didn’t go according to plan as Munster failed to progress from a semi final for the second year in a row. Going into the game, Johann van Graan and his players would have had a blueprint which very much went out the window after…

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