Jack Neville

Limerick GAA Fixtures: May 4-10

By Jack Neville / May 4, 2017 /

A Comprehensive list of Limerick GAA Fixtures from today May 4 until Wednesday 10 Thursday May 4 City Junior A Football League Monaleen v Na Piarsaigh in Monaleen at 7pm East Junior B Hurling League Ballybricken-Bohermore v Cappamore in Caherelly at 7pm; South Liberties v Fedamore in Dooley Park at 7pm South Junior B Football…

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Conor Murray

Finally! A positive update on Conor Murray

By Jack Neville / May 4, 2017 /

Conor Murray was in the form of his life. He was key to Ireland’s historic victory over the All-Blacks in November. Was highly impressive in the victories over South Africa and Australia in 2016. He was one of Munster’s stars as they ploughed through the group stages of the Champions Cup and opening rounds of…

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joy neville

Limerick’s Joy Neville makes history yet again

By Jack Neville / May 4, 2017 /

Limerick woman Joy Neville is no stranger to making history. She was part of the Irish Women’s team that famously won a Grand Slam in the 2013 Six Nations. Neville retired shortly after, having played for her country for 11 years, making 70 appearances in the process. Not content with that, Neville moved into refereeing…

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Big Munster numbers in Women’s RWC 2017 Training Squad

By Jack Neville / May 3, 2017 /

Strong Munster representation in Irish Womens RWC 2017 Training Squad. A total of 13 Munster women have been included in Tom Tierney’s Irish Womens Rugby World Cup squad that takes place in Ireland in August this year. A total of 48 women have been called up to the squad. For 35, it will be a first…

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Munster trio nominated for Irish Rugby Award

By Jack Neville / May 3, 2017 /

Excellent seasons from Conor Murray, CJ Stander and Darren Sweetnam have been recognised as each have been nominated for an honour at the Rugby Players Ireland Awards. Current holder of the prestigious award CJ Stander is once again nominated for the Zurich Player’s player of the Year with his incredible work rate and ability to…

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Cork prove too strong for Limerick in U17 Football

By Jack Neville / May 3, 2017 /

Cork steamrolled past Limerick last night in the U17 Munster Football championship in Pairc Ui Rinn by 5-18 to 1-6. Cork now have a Munster final against Kerry to look forward to whilst Limerick must lick their wounds and look to build for next year. Cork raced out the traps and had racked up 1-4…

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Conor Murray in race to be fit for Lions Tour

By Jack Neville / May 2, 2017 /

Munster face Connacht this Saturday in their final regular season game of the Pro 12 with a home semi-final secured. The following week they will face either Ospreys or The Scarlets, depending on results this weekend in the semi-final at Thomond Park. Should they come away with a win here they will set up a…

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Limerick FC in training

WATCH: Limerick FC duo take part in club quiz

By Jack Neville / May 1, 2017 /

Lee J Lynch and Shane Duggan have been instrumental to Limerick FC’s fortunes this year. Limerick lie in 4th place in the SSE Airtricity Premier Division with genuine European ambitions. Interim Manager Willie Boland is yet to taste defeat with all looking well at the Markets field. Lynch and Duggan took some time off to…

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Monaleen and Newcastlewest are stand out performers

By Jack Neville / May 1, 2017 /

Limerick SFC round up. This weekend saw the second round of the Limerick SFC played out across the county. The clubs now face a 7 week break from the competition due to the commencement of the Limerick SHC and Limerick’s Munster Hurling and Football Championship campaigns. For some, the break will provide a well earned rest, whist…

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Limerick SFC round two preview with Matt O’Callaghan

By Jack Neville / April 28, 2017 /

Limerick SFC round two preview Weekly Observer sports writer Matt O’Callaghan talks Senior Football Championship round two fixtures and what we can expect. Click to listen to the podcast in full below. Round Two of the Limeick SFC takes place this weekend with 5 games to be played across Friday and Saturday. There will be…

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