Month: July 2018

LISTEN: Donal O’Grady “They (Cork) don’t have the same bench as Limerick have”

By Jack Neville / July 27, 2018 / 0 Comments

Donal O’Grady is one of the thousands of observers across the country that are hugely invested in this Sunday’s All-Ireland semi-final clash between Limerick and Cork. The cork man has interests in both camps as he managed Limerick at the start of this decade and is relishing what he describes as essentially a replay from…

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LISTEN: Tom Morrissey looking to “block out” distractions ahead of Semi-Final

By Jack Neville / July 27, 2018 / 0 Comments

At times this year, Tom Morrissey has been like a one man wrecking machine for Limerick. The man from Ahane has been Limerick’s standout player for the country throughout the championship popping up with numerous big moments. Although his brother Dan was named Man of the Match in the victory over Kilkenny, Tom was one…

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LISTEN – John Kiely “It is ultimately about ourselves at the end of the day”

By Luke Liddy / July 27, 2018 / 0 Comments

LISTEN – John Kiely says 90% of Limerick focus will be on themselves. Limerick senior hurling manager John Kiely won’t be spending too much time focusing on the threat posed by Munster Champion Cork ahead of their All Ireland semi-final encounter this Sunday. The lion’s share of preparation will focus on ensuring that his side put…

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LISTEN: John Ryan says Limerick are “set up to have a crack at Derry”

By Jack Neville / July 27, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Limerick Ladies footballers open up their Junior All Ireland Football Championship this weeekend with a Round 1 clash against Derry in Ballymaguigan this Saturday in a game that has a 2pm throw in time. Limerick come into the game having reached the semi-finals of the League and will be confident of their chances against…

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Limerick entertain Waterford United in crucial Munster derby clash

By Adrian Finnin / July 27, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC welcome Waterford FC to the Markets Field on Friday night as both clubs are filled with differing motivations in their quest for victory (kick-off 7.45). Limerick are battling hard to avoid both the automatic relegation place and the promotion/relegation playoff place while Waterford are chasing European football for the first time in many…

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WATCH: Limerick’s Roisín Upton thanks fans as Ireland make Hockey World Cup 1/4 finals

By Raffaele Rocca / July 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Irish Women’s Hockey side have qualified for the 1/4 finals of the World Cup following a superb 1-0 win over India in their pool clash this afternoon. Ireland were ranked 16 of the 16 teams qualified for the competition and have defied the odds to become the first side to qualify form their pool.…

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LISTEN: Treaty Talk S02E25 with Sporting Limerick and Matt O’Callaghan

By Jack Neville / July 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

LISTEN: TREATY TALK S02E25 WITH SPORTING LIMERICK AND MATT O’CALLAGHAN. All eyes are on Croke Park as Limerick return to Headquarters this weekend for an All-Ireland semi final clash with Munster Champions Cork seeking a place in the final for the first time since 2007. We look at the key battles ahead of the game…

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WATCH – Mike Haley settling in well in Limerick

By Raffaele Rocca / July 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

The 24-year-old full back has been impressed by the facilities at the High Performance Centre at UL having linked up withe the squad for preseason training following his move from Premiership side Sale Sharks. Haley, who made his Champions Cup debut for Sale against Munster in 2014 is Irish qualified through his maternal grandmother who…

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Roisin Upton and Ireland looking to book World Cup quarter-final spot

By Luke Liddy / July 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick woman Roisin Upton gears up for a crucial Women’s Hockey World Cup pool clash with India today (Thursday). Ireland who are the second lowest ranked side in the competition, lead pool B on 3 points following an opening day win over the USA where Upton turned in an impressive display. In case you missed…

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LISTEN: John Kiely says Cork’s Championship form “has been very impressive”

By Jack Neville / July 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

Elation filled the county of Limerick after their epic quarter-final victory over Kilkenny as Limerick booked their place in the last four of the All-Ireland Hurling championship for the first time since 2014. After so many defeats at the hands of the Cats and Brian Cody, John Kiely’s side just had too much resilience and…

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