Benjamin Geary

WATCH: Newcastle West’s Darren O’Doherty on preparations ahead of clash with “athletic” Claughaun

By Benjamin Geary / September 23, 2021 /

Newcastle West football captain Darren O’Doherty has shared his thoughts ahead of his sides quarter-final clash with Claughaun. Ahead of Newcastle West’s quarter-final fixture with Claughaun in Mick Neville Park, captain Darren O’Doherty appears to know exactly what kind of team awaits on Sunday. “They’re a serious side, they’re athletic and they’re fit and have…

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Top 5 Ryder Cup moments

By Benjamin Geary / September 22, 2021 /

The Ryder Cup returns this this weekend, and to celebrate I’ve compiled my top five moments from golf’s most unique tournament. Whether you’re a fan of golf or not, the Ryder Cup is an event difficult not to enjoy. The continental tournament could not be more different than a major or regular tour event. Players…

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FIXTURES | Schools & Club rugby fixtures for upcoming week

By Benjamin Geary / September 22, 2021 /

As both school and club rugby returns for the 2021/22 season, we’ve picked out some of the most intriguing fixtures from the Munster schools, Munster Club U20 and Women’s AIL.

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FIXTURES | Round II of 3Dental Senior, Intermediate, Junior A and Junior B Championships 

By Benjamin Geary / September 22, 2021 /

The 3Dental Limerick Ladies Football Championship continue this weekend with games in the top four divisions! In the Senior Championship, 2018 champions Monagea kick off their campaign as they face Feoghanagh Castlemahon who were impressive winners in round one. In Group 2, Old Mill face defending champions St Ailbes. Ailbes drew with Ballylanders in their…

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FIXTURES | Knockout Senior, Premier Intermediate and Intermediate Hurling ties confirmed

By Benjamin Geary / September 22, 2021 /

After a week’s break, the Limerick Hurling championships will return next weekend.

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LISTEN: Munster’s Jack O’Donoghue on preseason, leadership and his goal of returning to international duty

By Benjamin Geary / September 21, 2021 /

Munster back-row Jack O’Donoghue made his debut for the province in 2014, and since then he has become one of the clubs most central players with over 100 caps for the side at just 27 years of age. With yet another physical season ahead for both O’Donoghue and Munster, preparation has been key for the…

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Ballysteen captain Shane Hallinan expecting a tough task against Adare in SFC quarter-final

By Benjamin Geary / September 21, 2021 /

Ballysteen are set to face defending champions Adare at the Bog Garden on Sunday September 26th at 1:00pm. Ballysteen Senior football captain Shane Hallinan shared his thoughts with Sporting Limerick ahead of their quarter-final clash with defending champions Adare. “They’ve won three counties in the last four years, It’s Adare, we know what we’re up…

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PREVIEW | Munster face Sharks in URC opener

By Benjamin Geary / September 21, 2021 /

Munster are set to face South African side the Cell C Sharks in Thomond Park this Saturday in their first game of the United Rugby Championship. With the disposal of the Pro14 and the birth of the United Rugby Championship, this season opener for Munster will stand out among all that came before. With the…

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Squad Update | Munster prepare for season opener at Thomond Park

By Benjamin Geary / September 21, 2021 /

The Munster squad began their training week at the High Performance Centre in UL yesterday ahead of their URC opener against the Sharks on Saturday. The squad will begin their ninth consecutive week of pre-season training since preparations began in late July. Prop Liam O’Connor will not be available for the providences maiden URC clash…

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Hayes records a double at Punchestown | Weekly Racing News

By Benjamin Geary / September 20, 2021 /

Chris Hayes carried on from an unforgettable Irish Champions Weekend by recording a double at Punchestown on Tuesday as he careers towards one of his best ever tallies for an Irish flat season. Alizarine got him off on the right track in the opening Irish Stallion Farms EBF Fillies’ Maiden, the ambitiously-entered Sea The Moon…

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