Jack Neville

2019 Champions Cup to start two weeks after Rugby World Cup

By Jack Neville / December 3, 2018 / 0 Comments

Next October, the Rugby World Cup will take place in Japan with Ireland looking more poised than ever to launch an assault on the tournement. The staging of the competition means there must be some reshuffling in club competitions with the dates for next seasons Champions Cup released today. In order to assist with its stakeholders’…

Read More

WATCH: “German by birth, Munster by the Grace of God”- Fascinating Munster release

By Jack Neville / November 30, 2018 / 0 Comments

Munster Rugby have released a spine tingling video highlighting the Province’s global reach, highlighting the journey of a German man Thomas to Thomond Park to experience the Red Army in full force. It begins with the line, “German by birth, Munster by the grace of God”, a play on the slogan that begins Irish by birth.…

Read More

Weekly Golf Notes

By Jack Neville / November 30, 2018 / 0 Comments

Check out this week’s golfing results from across the county! Adare Manor Men’s Golf Club Club Singles (15 holes)  17-18 November 1st Laurence Considine 36pts (B8) 2nd – Liam Fleming 36pts 3rd – Oliver Coughlan 35pts. Champagne Scramble (15 holes) 24-25 November 1st John Rothwell (15) & Thomas McLellan (19) 47pts 2nd – Pat Barry…

Read More

Crescent Comprehensive and St Munchins to meet in Charity Cup

By Jack Neville / November 30, 2018 / 0 Comments

Crescent College Comprehensive and St. Munchins College will come together toplay each other to raise much needed funds for Charity. In so doing the schools will play each other for a cup in honour of two former Games Masters, who by coincidence, coached against each other, the late Dudley Herbert and the late Sean Conneely.…

Read More

WATCH: John Ryan aware of “huge step up” ahead for Limerick Ladies in 2019

By Jack Neville / November 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

For John Ryan, 2018 will be looked upon fondly as his Limerick Ladies Footballers claimed their second ever All-Ireland Junior Championship. Hopes are high in the county that Limerick can push on from this success and Ryan already has his sights set on next years campaign as his Limerick side will hope to regain promotion…

Read More

WATCH: Johann van Graan reflects on 1 year in charge at Munster

By Jack Neville / November 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

With much improvement in his side over the past twelve months it is hard to believe that Johann van Graan only took up the role as Munster’s Head Coach just over a year ago. A Champions Cup semi final, as well as a Pro 14 Semi Final were achieved by van Graan’s side in his…

Read More

WATCH: Cathy Mee says Mayoral reception is a “huge honour”

By Jack Neville / November 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

After a stellar 2018 where they were crowned All Ireland Junior Football champions, the Limerick Ladies Footballers were duly honoured with a Civic Reception at Limerick City Hall. Captain of the side Cathy Mee described it as a “huge honour”, describing the elation the players have felt since their triumph in Croke Park in September…

Read More

WATCH: Olivia Giltinane chats about All Ireland success and looks ahead to 2019

By Jack Neville / November 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

Olivia Giltenane has done it all with the Limerick LadiesFootballers. This year she won her second All Ireland title with her county after Limerick’s memorable victory over Louth in Croke Park in September. The victorious squad were honoured at a Civic Reception during the week in Limerick City Hall where we caught up with Giltenane…

Read More

Experimental Rules for National Football League confirmed

By Jack Neville / November 29, 2018 / 0 Comments

New experimental rule changes will be in place for the 2019 Allianz Football League after the GAA’s Central Council sanctioned new guidelines in relation to kickouts, sideline kicks, handpassing, a ‘sin bin’ and the mark. TheGAA’s Standing Committee on the Playing Rules (SCPR) proposals related to the restricted use of the hand-pass, the sideline kick,…

Read More

Weekly Racing News with new sponsor for Grade1 Novice Chase this Christmas

By Jack Neville / November 26, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick Racing News  Matchbook Betting Exchange announced as the new sponsor of Limerick’s Grade 1 Novice Chase Limerick Racecourse has announced Matchbook Betting Exchange as the new sponsor of the Matchbook Betting Exchange Grade 1 Novice Chase on St Stephen’s Day as part of a three-year agreement. The Matchbook Betting Exchange Grade 1 Novice Chase is…

Read More