Diarmaid Scannell

Irelands Women’s Rugby squad announced for Six Nations with seven Munster players included

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 19, 2018 / 0 Comments

Ireland begin their campaign with a warm up game with Wales this Saturday. Ireland Women’s head coach Adam Griggs has named a 25-strong squad for Sunday’s Six Nations warm-up match against Wales at the CCB Centre for Sporting Excellence in Ystrad Mynach (kick-off 1pm). There are seven uncapped players named in the squad to travel…

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LISTEN: Limerick camogie manager John Tuohy looks ahead to Meath clash

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 19, 2018 / 1 Comment

Tuohy was delighted with the result his side recorded against Dublin last weekend Following an impressive 2-12 to 2-12 draw with Dublin last weekend, having been down 9 points at one stage in the first half, Limerick manager John Tuohy spoke with Sporting Limerick ahead of this weekend’s round two league fixture with Meath in…

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Munster schools Senior and Junior cup draws confirmed

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 19, 2018 / 1 Comment

The games will be played next week, 22nd January onwards The draws for the next qualifying round of the Munster Schools Senior and Junior Cups have been made following yesterday’s final first round fixtures between St. Munchins College and Bandon Grammar School. This round will decide who will go on to meet the sides who…

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Mixed bag for St. Munchins as Juniors win but Senior side lose out to Bandon

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 19, 2018 / 1 Comment

The game was played in some blustery condition in Bandon RFC Bandon Grammar school secure their spot in this year’s quarter final’s of the Munster Senior Cup with a 7-5 win over St. Munchins College in Bandon RFC yesterday. In a tight encounter throughout, Bandon began mounting pressure early doors but couldn’t capitalise missing an…

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WATCH: Dave Kilcoyne looks ahead to crucial Castres clash

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 19, 2018 / 1 Comment

The Munster prop was recently called into Joe Schmidt’s Irish squad following some fine outings This Sunday, Munster play host to Castres Olympique at Thomond park with a bonus point victory guaranteeing Johan Van Graan’s charges with a home quarter final for the second year in a row. Ahead of the game, Dave Kilcoyne spoke…

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Sporting Limerick and the Limerick Leader will live stream Munster Senior Cup Final between Garryowen and UL Bohs

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

The game will be live streamed on Facebook tomorrow night We at Sporting Limerick are teaming up with the Limerick leader to bring you live coverage of tomorrow night’s Senior Cup final between Garryowen and UL Bohemians. There will be live commentary on the night from our own Raffaele Rocca as well as the Leader’s…

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Wins for Rockwell and Glenstal in Junior and Senior Cup Matchups

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

Rockwell came out on top in the Junior Cup with Glenstal defeating their Senior counterparts Rockwell College emerged 24-0 winners over Glenstal Abbey in the first round of the Munster Schools Junior Cup yesterday on the 4G in UL. Glenstal started well and their pressure resulted in a missed penalty, but once the Tipp school…

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CBC do the double over Ard Scoil in Munster schools Senior and Junior Cup’s

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

It was a bad ay at the office for the Limerick school who conceded a total of 59 points across both fixtures Holders CBC defeated Limerick’s Ard Scoil Ris 25-3 yesterday to book their place in this year’s quarter finals of the Munster Schools Junior Cup. The Limerick side started the better of the two…

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Ronan O’Mahony returns at Munster A side named for B&I Cup clash with Osprey’s select

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

Munster A’ take on Ospreys select on Friday night at Irish Independent park. Peter Malone has named his Munster A’ side to face Osprey’s select tomorrow night with Ronan O’Mahony returning to the starting XV. A win will see current holders Munster A secure a place in the quarter-finals of the competition. There is just…

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WATCH: Peter O’Mahony discusses Sunday’s vital clash with Castres

By Diarmaid Scannell / January 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Munster captain speaking at his side’s press briefing ahead of the Pool 4 fixture Following last Sunday’s loss to Racing 92, Munster face Castres this weekend in a matchup that is likely to decide whether they get a home quarter final, or qualify for the last eight at all. O’Mahony admitted that it’s in…

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