Jack Neville

Interesting Insight into Jim McGuinness’ training methods

By Jack Neville / May 18, 2017 /

Insight into Jim McGuinness training methods should be heeded by all underage players. It doesn’t take long to realise that Jim McGuinness is a special man when it comes to the GAA. He was the man behind Donegal’s recent rise back to a footballing superpower having taken over the senior football team in 2010 when…

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Jamesie O’Connor believes Clare will have too much for Limerick

By Jack Neville / May 18, 2017 /

Limerick and Clare face off in the Munster Hurling Championship Semi Final on June 4 in Semple Stadium. This will be third year in a row that the sides have met in the Championship with both teams winning one. A late John Fitzgibbon point secured the win for Limerick in the Munster quarter final in…

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Andy Lee gives his take on proposed McGregor-Mayweather fight

By Jack Neville / May 17, 2017 /

Andy Lee gives his take on McGregor-Mayweather. Andy Lee is still a quality fighter. The Limerick man has shown an immense amount of talent, passion and courage during his career which has too often gone unrecognised. However, in recent months he has shown great promise as a future boxing pundit. As a man that has seen…

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Munster prop to join former coach in English Championship

By Jack Neville / May 17, 2017 /

23-year-old Munster prop Rory Burke has signed a one year contract with Championship club Nottingham it has been confirmed. He will join up with Munster’s former assistant coach Ian Costelloe at the English Club next season. Burke made his Munster debut against Treviso last month after coming up through the academy. However, two ankle operations…

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Ospreys receive welcome boost ahead of Munster clash

By Jack Neville / May 17, 2017 /

Munster welcome Ospreys to Thomond Park this Saturday in the Pro 12 semi final as heavy favourites. Ahead of the game however, it has been confirmed that Lions lock and Welsh captain Alun Wyn Jones will be fit for the Welsh club. His return will come for a boost for the Ospreys, who have lost…

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Donnacha O’Callaghan relishing another year with Worcester

By Jack Neville / May 17, 2017 /

The evergreen Donnacha O’Callaghan is relishing another year with Worcester. For the second year in a row, former Munster lock, Donnacha O’Callaghan was named Worcester Rugby player of the year. The 38-year-old has continued to show incredible work-rate and passion in the English Premiership. However, despite the personal success O’Callaghan has enjoyed over the past…

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Irish U20 World Championship Squad Announced

By Jack Neville / May 17, 2017 /

A day removed from Joe Schmidt announcing his squad for the summer tour of Japan and the US, the Irish U20 Squad for the World Rugby Championship in Georgia next month has been named. Here's the #Ireland U20 squad for @WorldRugby U20 World Championship #FutureIsGreen pic.twitter.com/RM9QuCu3Cu — Irish Rugby (@IrishRugby) May 17, 2017 There are 9…

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Relive the magic of the 2007 Limerick Tipperary trilogy

By Jack Neville / May 17, 2017 /

10 years on: Relive the magic of the Limerick Tipperary trilogy In 2007, Limerick welcomed Tipperary to the Gaelic Grounds in the Munster Hurling Championship semi final in search of a first Munster Championship victory in years. What would follow will go down in the memory of all Limerick folk. The match saw Tipperary grab a stranglehold…

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Research claims dual players have less risk of injury

By Jack Neville / May 17, 2017 /

Despite the fact that many top inter county players argued that it was not possible to play both inter county hurling and football, A year long study in Tipperary makes the surprising claim that dual players are less likely to pick up injury compared to those playing only one code of sport. This is according…

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All-Blacks coach says massive expectation on Lions

By Jack Neville / May 16, 2017 /

All Black manager fires warning at Lions. Ahead of the upcoming Lions tour of New Zealand, All Blacks Head Coach Steve Hanson has seemingly begun the mind games. Hansen’s men have been installed as favourites to win the series this summer but he has been quick to put pressure on the Lions squad and Warren…

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