Aidan Corr

Junior Rugby Fixture Calendar in Disarray

By Aidan Corr / March 17, 2020 /

A combination of one of the worst period of continuous bad weather in living memory followed by the arrival of the Coronavirus has thrown Limerick’s rugby fixture calendar into disarray. The unprecedented situation threatens the completion of competitions at all levels: from schools finals to Heineken European Cup quarter finals and Six Nations fixtures to…

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UL Bohs Women make it 12 from 12 in Energia AIL

By Aidan Corr / March 11, 2020 /

UL Bohemian’s rugby team made it 12 wins from 12 outings in this season’s Energia All-Ireland Women’s League when they ran in a massive score this Tuesday night on the 4G UL pitch against Galwegians. The result was secured by half time with the home side leading 29-0 and the bonus point secured. With the visitors…

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Newcastle look set to miss out on title-Junior Rugby Round Up

By Aidan Corr / March 9, 2020 /

It has been one of the most exciting Munster Junior League division one title races for some years but it now looks almost certain that Kilfeacle and District will be crowned champions. Sunday’s results did not provide any shocks with wins for Newcastle, Thomond, Richmond and league leaders Kilfeacle. The league table now reads Kilfeacle on…

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UL Bohs inch closer to Energia Women’s All-Ireland League title

By Aidan Corr / March 9, 2020 /

SIX points clear with a game in hand, UL Bohemian continue their march towards another Energia Women’s All-Ireland League title. The Limerick side made the long journey north worthwhile on Sunday and put in a sparkling display of rugby with a bonus point 17-46 win over Cooke. It was close enough in the opening half…

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St Munchin’s College Too Strong for Ard Scoil in Junior Cup Semi Final

By Aidan Corr / March 4, 2020 /

Clayton Hotels Munster Junior Cup semi-final: St Munchin’s College 38, Ardscoil Ris 15 IT was close in the opening half but it was St Munchin’s who advanced to the final of this season’s final with an impressive display. They will now meet CBC in the final in Thomond Park in two weeks time after the…

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Aidan Corr’s Junior Rugby Round Up

By Aidan Corr / March 2, 2020 /

WITH cancellations mounting, trying to clear the backlog of fixtures continues to be a problem for the Munster Junior Leagues committee. The fifth storm since last October played havoc once again and a number of games were called off over the week-end. Unplayable pitches resulted in the cancellation of Bank of Ireland Munster Junior Cup…

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Energia Women’s AIL Round Up

By Aidan Corr / March 2, 2020 /

UL Bohemian’s lead in the Energia Women’s AIL has been cut to a single point after second-placed Railway Union’s 62 point victory over Malone at the week-end. Bohs’ home game against Galwegians was called off on Saturday due to the storm and ‘Union’s’ bonus point win now puts pressure on the UL girls to win their…

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Aidan Corr’s Munster Junior Cup Rugby Previews

By Aidan Corr / February 28, 2020 /

WITH Galbally, Garryowen, Newcastle West and Abbeyfeale all in Bank of Ireland Munster Junior Cup action and St Mary’s and UL Bohemian involved in the quarter finals of the Plate, it promises to be another exciting weekend of junior rugby action. Most of the spotlight will be on the Junior Cup and all of our…

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WATCH: All The Scores From St Munchin's Dramatic Win Over PBC

By Aidan Corr / February 25, 2020 /

Munster Schools Junior Cup quarter final: St Munchin’s College 10, Presentation Brothers College Cork 5 A DISPLAY of courage, determination and serious effort today saw St Munchin’s qualify to meet Ardscoil Ris in the next round of this competition. They came into the tie still smarting from a 40-0 defeat at the hands of another…

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Junior Rugby Round Up: Newcastle West's Title Bid Set to Come Up Just Short

By Aidan Corr / February 24, 2020 /

NEWCASTLE West’s brave bid for that elusive Munster Junior League division one title looks set to come up short once again with Kilfeacle and District showing no signs of slipping up in an exciting run-in. The Tipperary side’s bonus point win this week-end away to Skibbereen leaves them with just two more games to play…

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