Jack Neville

Weekly Golfing News

By Jack Neville / March 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Check out the latest golf results around Limerick! Castletroy Golf Club MEN’S Singles Stableford 10 March 2019 First: Tom Carmody (13) 35 Pts Second: Niall O’Brien (15) 32 Pts (B.7) Third: Cian O’Brien (12) 32 Pts Gross: Colm O’Donoghue 29 Pts Fourth: Jim Condon (15) 31 Pts Fifth: Richard Tuite (16) 30 Pts (B.7) LADIES…

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LISTEN: “Results define that and that has to be the next step”-Billy Lee

By Jack Neville / March 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

Limerick travel to Wexford this Saturday in their penultimate clash of this years National Football League. Wexford have struggled in the bottom tier since their relegation last year but Lee is in no doubt of the challenge that will face his Limerick side. “They’re not going to fear us and we certainly aren’t going to…

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Limerick name team to face Wexford in National Football League

By Jack Neville / March 15, 2019 / 0 Comments

With promotion hopes dashed for the Limerick football team, pressure is somewhat removed from Billy Lee’s side as they prepare for their final brace of games in Divsion 4 of the National Football League. Ahead of this Saturday’s trip to Wexford, Lee has named his side to face the Yellow Bellies. Jim Liston gets his…

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Chaos reigns in All Ireland fresher hurling final between UL and LIT

By Jack Neville / March 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Today’s All-Ireland Fresher Hurling Final between UL and LIT was not played after chaos involving the venue of the game. The game which was originally set to take place in Mary I today at 4.30pm was changed to Moylish earlier this week with the Mary I grounds not deemed suitable for the game. With a…

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Limerick with a number on the list for the National Greyhound Racing Awards

By Jack Neville / March 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Slippy Cian, finalist in the 2018 Irish Greyhound Derby, heads the list of Limerick nominations for the 2018 National Greyhound Racing Awards. Owned by the Full House Syndicate in Limerick, Slippy Cian reached the final of the 2018 Con & Annie Kirby Memorial Stake, the final of the Tralee Juvenile Classic and won over 550…

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Football fundraiser proves a great success

By Jack Neville / March 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

On Saturday last a large contingent of walkers took to the Great Southern Trail Greenway (Rathkeale – Newcastlewest) for the ‘Friends of Limerick Football’ annual fundraiser in association with Club Limerick.  It was great to see the past, present and future stars of Limerick Football participating as well as county board officers, team mentors and managers…

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St Michael’s Rowing Club’s Head of the River to take place this Saturday

By Jack Neville / March 13, 2019 / 0 Comments

Following on from the success of last year’s event, the annual St. Michael’s Head of the River will take place in Limerick City on Saturday next, 16th March. Attracting crews from all corners of the country, the event will be sure to provide some fiercely competitive racing as well as fantastic views for spectators from…

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WATCH: Champion Hurdle Glory for JP McManus in Cheltenham

By Jack Neville / March 12, 2019 / 0 Comments

There were joyous scenes for JP McManus in Cheltenham today as his 16/1 outsider Espoir D’Allen stormed to victory in the feature Grade 1 Unibet Champion Hurdle at Cheltenham. McManus’ Buveir D’Air entered the race as one of the markets favourites but fell at the third, paving the way for Mark Walsh to ride to…

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Limerick Racing News-Continued success for Conor McNamara

By Jack Neville / March 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

Limerick Racing News  Croom trainer Andrew McNamara was on the score sheet at Thurles on Thursday where Still Alive recorded a clear-cut success in the 2m handicap hurdle. Running in the colours of McNamara’s wife Kathleen, the five-year-old was in front over the penultimate flight and was a comfortable five-length winner at the line. The…

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Limerick’s Joe Quaid masterminds Westmeath’s return to Division 1 hurling

By Jack Neville / March 11, 2019 / 0 Comments

Yesterday Westmeath secured promotion from Division 2A, to earn their spot in next years revamped Division 1 National Hurling League. It will be the first time in 32 years that the Leinster side will play League hurling in the top tier. Westmeath are under the tuteledge of Limerick’s Joe Quaid who was visibly delighted at…

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