Jack Neville

Back to back wins for Limerick Celtics

By Jack Neville / September 28, 2018 /

Limerick Celtics go into this weekends class on the back of two great wins  last weekend. Celtics won their local derby against UL Eagles on a  scoreline of 73 to 72 and had top scorers in Turrell Morris 28, Fabio Herandez 15 and Jordan Hehir 14. Celtics followed this up on Sunday with another super…

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LISTEN: The Breakdown EP60 With Sporting Limerick and Three Red Kings

By Jack Neville / September 28, 2018 /

After last week’s humiliating loss at the hands of Cardiff Blues, Munster look to get back to winning ways against Ulster in Thomond Park this Saturday evening. The first InterPro derby of the year should provide ample motivation and the perfect platform for Munster to get their Pro 14 campaign back on track ahead of…

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LISTEN: Treaty Talk EP38 with Sporting Limerick and Matt O’Callaghan

By Jack Neville / September 28, 2018 /

With the group stages of the Limerick SHC behind us, we look back on the final round of games as well as examining the remaining the teams in their quest for county honours. We also preview this weekend’s feast of football with a Quarter Final double header in the Limerick SFC taking place this Saturday…

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Limerick hurlers to compete in Fenway Hurling Classic

By Jack Neville / September 28, 2018 /

The 2018 Fenway Hurling Classic will take place on November 18 in Boston it has been confirmed. All-Ireland hurling champions Limerick will compete for the Players Champions Cup in a Super 11’s format tournament against reigning holders Clare and new contenders in Cork and Wexford. The Fenway Hurling Classic will involve two semi-finals lasting 40…

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Johann van Graan makes eight changes for Ulster clash

By Jack Neville / September 28, 2018 /

The Munster team to face Ulster in the first Interpro of the season at Thomond Park tomorrow night has been named by Head Coach Johann van Graan. There are eight changes to the side beaten in Cardiff last week with Alby Mathewson making his Munster debut at scrum-half as Keith Earls and Niall Scannell make…

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Irish Greyhound Board announces CCTV upgrade worth €286,000

By Jack Neville / September 26, 2018 /

The Irish Greyhound Board has announced a new CCTV upgrade worth €286,000 throughout its nine sites nationwide for up to five years – including in Limerick Greyhound Stadium on the Dock Road. The announcement is in line with the IGB’s Strategic Plan 2018-22, which is committed to upgrading various greyhound stadia infrastructure and providing improved…

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Sporting Limerick to live stream County SFC quarter-finals

By Jack Neville / September 26, 2018 /

Sporting Limerick are proud to announce that we will be exclusively live streaming the Irish Wire Products Ltd County Senior Football Championship Quarter Finals from the Gaelic Grounds via our YouTube channel this coming Saturday. First up 2016 champions Monaleen face off against one of the surprise packages of the championship St Kieran’s at 2.45pm.…

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Limerick Legend Paul O’Connell one of eight new inductees into UL Sports Hall of Fame

By Jack Neville / September 24, 2018 /

Eight outstanding sportspeople were inducted into the UL Sports Hall of Fame this Saturday 22nd September.  This is the third set of inductees to be recognised bringing to 31 the number of athletes honoured as UL Sports Hall of Fame members, since its’ the launch in 2013. The Hall of Fame serves as a permanent tribute…

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LISTEN: Paul Beary looking forward to ‘business end of the season”

By Jack Neville / September 24, 2018 /

For Paul Beary, it has been a brilliant first campaign in charge of Na Piarsaigh thus far. A place in the semi-finals of the Limerick SHC was earned with relative ease after Na Piarsaigh topped Group . Last Sunday, Na Piarsaigh cemented their place in the last four of the championship with a 1-21 to…

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JP McManus donates €100,000 to every county board in the country

By Jack Neville / September 24, 2018 /

JP McManus has donated €100,000 to every Gaelic Games county board in Ireland to be divided equally among their local clubs. The €3.2million gesture has been made on the back of Limerick’s All-Ireland Hurling Championship win this year McManus has been a main sponsor of Limerick GAA for years and is heavily involved in sport,…

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