Jack Neville

Munster side to face Leinster announced

By Jack Neville / December 28, 2018 / 0 Comments

The Munster side to face Leinster on Saturday evening at a sold-out Thomond Park has been named by Head Coach Johann van Graan (KO 5.15pm). There are 12 changes to the side beaten by Ulster in Belfast last week as CJ Stander captains the side. Jean Kleyn keeps his place to make his 50th appearance…

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Limerick’s All-Ireland journey

By Jack Neville / December 27, 2018 / 0 Comments

2018 was the most unforgettable year for the Limerick hurlers. The campaign began on December 28, 2017 with a victory over Cork in the Munster Senior League. Limerick followed this up with wins over Kerry and Clare to earn a maiden Munster League title. The National League was up next for John Kiely where after…

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2018 Limerick Championships Review

By Jack Neville / December 24, 2018 / 0 Comments

The 2018 Limerick Senior Hurling and Football championships would ultimately finish the same as its predecessor with Na Piarsaigh and Adare recording back to back championships wins. It was Na Piarsaigh’s first ever time retaining the title they have won five times since their maiden success in 2011. For Adare it was a third consecutive…

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Paul Beary departs Na Piarsaigh after year in charge

By Jack Neville / December 22, 2018 / 0 Comments

Na Piarsaigh native Paul Beary has left his post as manager of Na Piarsaigh after his maiden season in charge. Beary replaced Shane O’Neill in March after the Caherdavin’s All Ireland final replay loss to Cuala. Beary oversaw a successful group stage run in the Limerick SHC where Na Piarsaigh topped group 1 with four…

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Limerick man into last 32 of World Darts Championship

By Jack Neville / December 21, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick man William O’Connor has earned his way into the last 32 of the World Darts Championship after defeating 26-seed James WIlson on Wednesday evening. O’Connor, from Cappamore, who trailed after the first set, won the final two to claim a thrilling 3-2 victory in the Alexandra Palace. This is O’Connors second time in the…

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Weekly Golfing Results

By Jack Neville / December 21, 2018 / 0 Comments

Catch the latest golf results from across the county! Ballyneety Golf Club Men Winter four ball 16 December 1st Philip Kennedy & Denis Rochford-30 points (Back 6) 2nd Pat Wade & Connie Ryan- 30 points Seniors 12 hole scramble 11 December 1st Robby Bogan Anthony O Sullivan & Gerry Kavnagh 45.5 2nd Tom Clohessy Pat…

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Refereeing appointments made for final rounds of Champions Cup

By Jack Neville / December 21, 2018 / 0 Comments

After Wayne Barnes’ performance in Munster’s loss to Castres, the refeering appointments for the final two rounds of the Champions Cup have been made. For the round 5 clash against Glocuester, Roman Poite will be in charge as Munster travel to England where a win will put them in pole position to qualify for the…

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WATCH: Van Graan on Munster’s discipline and dealing with referees

By Jack Neville / December 21, 2018 / 0 Comments

Munster take on Ulster tonight as attention returns to the Guinness Pro 14 after successive weekends of Champions Cup action. For Johann van Graan, the chance to return to domestic action comes at a valuable time as Munster are still reeling from last weekends loss to Castres in a fiery game. The performance of referee…

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WATCH: Mathewson on competition for places and his future at Munster

By Jack Neville / December 21, 2018 / 0 Comments

With the festive fixtures upon us, Munster scrum half Alby Mathewson has spoken about the competition for places in Johann van Graan’s squad. After an impressive start to the season for the province, Mathewson has seen his game time reduce significantly since the return of Conor Murray from a neck injury. However, the New Zealander…

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Billy Lee’s backroom team confirmed for 2019

By Jack Neville / December 18, 2018 / 0 Comments

Billy Lee’s backroom staff for the 2019 season has been confirmed for what will be his third year in charge of the county. Brian Begley, a former dual player for Limerick, will continue in his role in the back room team as will former intercounty goalkeeper Seamus O’Donnell. Aidan O’Brien of Kilmallock is the sides…

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