Jack Neville

De Allende and Kilcoyne return to training as Munster prepare for return

By Jack Neville / August 10, 2020 /

The Munster squad have started week three of their second four-week bloc of training ahead of this month’s return to Guinness PRO14 action. Seven players are back in full training after recovering from injury including World Cup Winner Damien De Allende who was out with a groin injury. Munster’s season restart is now less than…

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Weekly Racing News: Another successful week for Limerick Jockeys

By Jack Neville / August 10, 2020 /

Limerick Racing News  Billy Lee and Curragh trainer Ken Condon landed the biggest prize on offer at Naas on Bank Holiday Monday as Miss Amulet took the first running of the Listed Arqana Irish EBF Marwell Stakes. The 12/1 chance overcame a mountain of trouble in running to snugly account for the Ger Lyons-trained even…

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BREAKING: Quarter Finals set for Limerick SHC

By Jack Neville / August 10, 2020 /

Yesterday the group stages of the Limerick SHC came to a conclusion with six teams still in with a shout. Patrickswell and Kilmallock booked passage to the semi-finals by virtue of winning their groups with runners up Doon and Na Piarsaigh also in the quarter-finals. Ballybrown and South Liberties topped their respective groups in Section…

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Round 3 Talking Points: Gillane, Kilmallock and Ballybrown pace setters & more

By Jack Neville / August 10, 2020 /

The weekend just gone delivered Round 3 of the Limerick SHC, PIHC, IHC & JAHC with the group stages in the top three tiers now complete. With 23 games played across the divisions, there is so much discuss as we now head for a break from hurling for a number of weeks. Check out some…

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REVIEW: SHC, PIHC, IHC & JAHC Round 3 Round-Up

By Jack Neville / August 10, 2020 /

Bon Secours Limerick SHC There was a double header in Section A of the championship on Saturday evening. In the early game in Group 2, Kilmallock had too much for a spirited Ahane side as they won out comfortably 2-22 to 3-13 in the LIT Gaelic Grounds to ensure their place in the semi-finals while…

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Treaty Talk EP107: SHC, PIHC and IHC Final round Preview

By Jack Neville / August 7, 2020 /

In this week’s podcast, John Keogh takes the place of Matt O’Callaghan as he and Jack Neville discuss the final round of the Limerick SHC, PIHC & IHC. In total they go through each of the 12 games to be played over the weekend. Click here for a full preview of the weekend’s action.

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PREVIEW: SHC, PIHC & IHC Final Round preview

By Jack Neville / August 7, 2020 /

The Limerick SHC and PIHC group stages reach their conclusions this weekend with the third round in as many weeks being played. In total there will be 12 games played across the top three tiers. Check out the previews and permutations for each of the 12 games below. Bon Secours Limerick Senior Hurling Championship Patrickswell…

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BREAKING: Dates announced for remaining 2020 Six Nations Fixtures

By Jack Neville / August 5, 2020 /

The dates for the remaining 6 Nations games from the 2020 championship have been confirmed. Ireland and Italy are the only teams with two fixtures remaing as they kick off the restart on Saturday October 24. The venue fo the game is yet to be announced. Ireland round off their campaign with a trip to…

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Limerick set up Junior final showdown with big win in Cork

By Jack Neville / August 5, 2020 /

After finishing second in the pool stages, Limerick’s junior XI faced the tough task of an away semi-final at Farmer’s Cross against Cork Harlequins on Sunday afternoon. Overcast conditions allowed a slight advantage to the bowlers, and with Limerick losing the toss, they were put in to bat by the home side. Although losing Azeem…

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Wiry Gatland still has plenty to give despite recent struggles

By Jack Neville / August 5, 2020 /

IT’S NOT hard to understand why some in the New Zealand rugby media might be taking a little bit of joy out of the Chiefs recent losing run in Super Rugby Aotearoa. Losing eight games on the spin is enough to heap pressure on any coach at any level at any club and Warren Gatland…

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