Jack Neville

WATCH: Darragh Droog on minor preparations “Short and sweet is what we’ve been at really.”

By Jack Neville / June 30, 2018 /

Limerick come into the Munster final on the back of a thrilling comeback win over Clare in the final round robin game of the Munster championship. In the intervening two weeks, the team and managemnet have been preparing for a fifth Munster final in six years. We caught up with strength and conditioning coach Darragh…

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WATCH: Antóin Power praises “hard working and honest” minors ahead of Munster final

By Jack Neville / June 30, 2018 /

After finishing the Munster championship with three wins from four, minor manager Antoin Power’s side can add a Munster championship to their resumé this Sunday against Tipperary in Semple Stadium. Limerick’s standout performance came against Cork in Cork where Limerick dominated from start to finish, winning out comfertably in the end. “We really went at…

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Limerick minor hurlers gear up for Munster final

By Jack Neville / June 30, 2018 /

Limerick travel to Thurles this Sunday seeking a first Munste final victory since 2014, when they over came Waterford in a replay for the second consecutive year. This win was followed by losses in the 2015 and 16′ finals at the hands of this years opponents Tipperary. Tipperary would go onto defeat Limerick in that…

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WATCH: Darragh Droog “Finals are there to be won”

By Jack Neville / June 30, 2018 /

WATCH: “Finals are there to be won” – Darragh Droog on the desire claim the Munster minor title. Limerick enter this Sundays Munster final as slight favourites after defeating Tipperary in the first round of the Munster Championship in late May. However, where Limerick had home advantage in that game, Tipperary will be fully aware…

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WATCH: Antóin Power wary of Tipp goal threat as minors look to claim Munster crown

By Jack Neville / June 30, 2018 /

WATCH: “They are one of the top teams when it comes to scoring goals”- Minor boss aware of Tipp threat. Limerick come into this years Munster Minor final as favourites after topping the round robin group stage and overcoming this Sundays opponents Tipperary in the opening game of the championship. However, that will count for…

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Limerick take on Galway in round 3 of Camogie Championship

By Jack Neville / June 29, 2018 /

Limerick v Galway, Bruff GAA, 5pm (O. Elliott, Antrim) There was a stark contrast in the results for both these sides last time out, with Limerick suffering a 13 point defeat at home to Kilkenny, while Galway secured an emphatic victory at home to Waterford. Manager Declan Nash will be hoping his Limerick side can…

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WATCH: Darragh Droog says Limerick will stick to the routine ahead of Thurles decider

By Jack Neville / June 28, 2018 /

WATCH: “I’m certainly one for not trying to change the routine too much”- Darragh Droog on the early throw in time. The Limerick minor team have an unusual 11.30am throw in time for this Sunday’s Munster final. With three of their four games thus far played at 12pm, there isn’t much change for the side…

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WATCH: Antóin Power “There is only going to be a puck of a ball in it”.

By Jack Neville / June 28, 2018 /

While there is great disappointment that the senior side will not be making an appearamce this Sunday in Thurles for the Munster Hurling Championship, the minor side will line out at 11.30am in the underage decider against Tipperary. It is Limerick’s fifth Munster final appearance in the last six years with four appearances in a…

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WATCH: Mike Prendergast “There is a lot of excitement but realism as well”

By Jack Neville / June 27, 2018 /

WATCH: Mike Prendergast excited by Stade Francais challenge. The former Munster scrum half chatted with Sporting Limerick about his move to Stade Francais as he joins the Heyneke Meyer coaching ticket for next season. Prendergast has spent time in France as a player with Bourgoin and also a coach with Grenoble, Oyannax and now makes…

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WATCH: Mike Prendergast “It’s been a huge huge year” on Ireland’s 2018

By Jack Neville / June 27, 2018 /

WATCH: “It’s been a huge huge year”-Mike Prendergast on Ireland’s superb 2018. The newly appointed backs coach of the Parisian outfit chats to Sporting Limerick about Ireland’s excellent 2018 season capped off with a 2-1 series win over the Australians. Ireland had to come from 1-0 down to engineer back to back wins in Melbourne…

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