Jack Neville

Limerick SHC Semi-Final Previews

By Jack Neville / October 12, 2018 /

This Sunday the finalists for the 2018 Limerick Senior Hurling Championship will be confirmed with a Semi-Final double header down for decision in the Gaelic Grounds. At 2pm Patrickswell face Doon which is followed by a repeat of last years county final between Na Piarsaigh and Kilmallock at 3.45pm. The two games will be streamed…

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WATCH – Keith Earls says Exeter Chiefs up there with the best

By Jack Neville / October 11, 2018 /

Munster winger Keith Earls is expecting a huge test in the province’s European opener with Exeter Chiefs. The Limerick man believes that the English Premiership leaders are up there with the likes of Saracens due to their high work rate and a lack of egos in the camp. Earls also says that Munster relish the…

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WATCH – JVG on testing Champions Cup opener

By Jack Neville / October 11, 2018 /

Munster head coach Johann van Graan is expecting a tough test against English Premiership leaders Exeter Chiefs on Saturday afternoon. The province will be hoping to win their first game on the road this season, having lost at Glasgow, Cardiff and Munster. Exeter have made a fine start to the campaign, scoring 29 points in…

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Weekly golf notes

By Jack Neville / October 11, 2018 /

Ballyneety Golf Notes Men Open singles Monday 1/10/18 1st Martin Bourke       39 points b/9 2nd Michael Hogan     39 points Css 37 points. Open singles Thursday 4/10/18 Winner John Cahill  42 points Css 69 .37pts. October Medal sponsored By Toco welding 1st  Mat Evans                   66…

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Neil Cronin added to Champions Cup squad for Chiefs clash

By Jack Neville / October 9, 2018 /

In light of the recent injury to Alby Mathewson, Neil Cronin has been added to the Munster Squad for their first Champions Cup game of the season against the Exeter Chiefs this weekend. Cronin has recovered sufficiently from a shoudler injury and will compete with Duncan Williams for the starting berth at scrum half. Mathewson…

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Time and Venues confirmed for Limerick SHC and PIHC Semi Finals

By Jack Neville / October 9, 2018 /

The times and venues for this weekends Limerick SHC and Premier Intermediate semi finals have been confirmed by Limerick GAA. Saturday will see a PIHC double header while the SHC semi finals will take place the following day. On Saturday Mungret and Bruff open proceedings in Kilmallock at 2pm in the Premier Interediate championship. Kildimo…

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Limerick SHC Team of the Weekend

By Jack Neville / October 9, 2018 /

Kilmallock and Patrickswell made light work of their Limerick SHC quarter final clashes over the weekend as they accounted for Murroe Boher and South Liberties respectively to reach the final four. The winners dominate our team of the week where there was a number of standout performers. Barry Hennessy (Kilmallock) The Kilmallock Goalkeeper was the…

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Weekly Limerick Racing News: More success for Billy Lee

By Jack Neville / October 8, 2018 /

Weekly Limerick Racing News: More success for Billy Lee. Limerick Racing News Billy Lee was the toast of the Tylicki household when he partnered Mary Salome to success in the auction fillies’ maiden at Cork on Wednesday. Trained on the Curragh by Madeleine Tylicki, the well-backed 5/2 favourite is owned by her brother, the former…

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WATCH: van Graan and O’Mahony speak after “brilliant occasion for Irish rugby”

By Jack Neville / October 8, 2018 /

Munster’s first clash with the reigning European and Pro 14 champions Leinster ended in defeat on Saturday with a 30-22 loss inflicted on the men in red. Despite the scoreline, Munster can feel aggrieved in a number of officiating calls and looked bright against the form team in Europe throughout the game.  Speaking after the…

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Limerick SHC semis confirmed as Kilmallock and Patrickswell run riot in QFs

By Jack Neville / October 8, 2018 /

It will be repeat meetings in the Limerick SHC Semi Finals after Kilmallock and Patrickswell negotiated their respective Quarter Final clashes with the top two in Group 2 of the Limerick SHC. Kilmallock will now face current Limerick kingpin’s Na Piarsaigh in the last four while Doon will take on Patrickswell next weekend. Kilmallock put…

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