Joe Saunders

PREVIEW | Munster Senior Challenge Cup Quarter-Finals and more

By Joe Saunders / September 17, 2021 /

The Bank of Ireland Munster Senior Challenge Cup quarter finals are down for decision this weekend. The Munster Senior Challenge Plate will also commence in a busy weekend for rugby in Munster, with local action across the leagues continuing too. Senior Challenge Cup Young Munster continue their defence of the Bank of Ireland Munster Senior…

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FIXTURES: Limerick Camogie Championship action gets underway this weekend

By Joe Saunders / September 16, 2021 /

Alongside the club hurling being in full swing, it’s also time for plenty of action in Limerick camogie. There’s an action-packed weekend to look forward to, with plenty of exciting games taking place from the Senior competition to Junior B. Senior Group 1 – team named first is home venue Newcastle West v Ahane, Sunday…

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Sporting LK Soccer Pod EP22 | Treaty earn draw with Galway, Junior Cup & More

By Joe Saunders / September 15, 2021 /

ADRIAN Finnin returns to host the latest episode of the Sporting Limerick Soccer Podcast, as always he’s joined by the insightful Noel and Jason O’Connor. The trio dove right into their talk about Treaty’s well-earned draw with Galway United and previewed parts of the Junior Cup fixtures that are coming up. They also spoke about…

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WATCH: Lorraine McCarthy of Bruff ‘can’t wait’ to get started on step up to the senior ranks

By Joe Saunders / September 15, 2021 /

Ahead of the Neville Jewellers Camogie Championship, we caught up with Lorraine McCarthy of Bruff to talk over what she’s expecting in the lead-up to the start of this year’s championship. After coming up from intermediate, she’s relishing the task of stepping up, playing among the senior ranks. “It’s super. We can’t wait to get…

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Women’s National League coverage to be shown live on TG4

By Joe Saunders / September 15, 2021 /

The Women’s National League is set for live TG4 coverage this autumn.  The FAI and TG4 recently announced a deal to screen four live games as the 2021 season reaches its dramatic conclusion. It’s the first time in the league’s 10-year history that games will be shown free-to-air on a national broadcaster. They’ll also be…

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WATCH: Ahane’s Noreen Flanagan expecting ‘tough battle’ ahead of Newcastle West championship opener

By Joe Saunders / September 15, 2021 /

Ahead of the Neville Jewellers Camogie Championship, we caught up with Noreen Flanaghan of Ahane to talk over what she’s expecting in the lead-up to the start of this year’s championship. With a winning summer league campaign under their belt, preparation has been ideal for Ahane. Following the long breaks away from the game because…

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WATCH: Newcastle West’s Kate Ambrose on working hard to come back and win this year’s championship

By Joe Saunders / September 15, 2021 /

Ahead of the Neville Jewellers Camogie Championship, we caught up with Kate Ambrose of Newcastle West to talk over what she’s expecting in the lead-up to the start of this year’s championship. Having been beaten finalists in the last iteration of the competition, Newcastle West will be hoping to go on better this time out.…

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Limerick native Aoibheann Clancy receives Ireland international senior team call-up

By Joe Saunders / September 14, 2021 /

Limerick native and Wexford Youths midfielder has received her first ever call-up to Vera Pauw’s Ireland senior team. The call-up comes following some stellar displays from the former Limerick FC midfielder in the SSE Airtricity Women’s National League. Along with Celtic’s Izzy Atkinson and Liverpool striker Leanne Kiernan, Clancy has been drafted into the Republic…

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FIXTURES: Limerick hurling action continues around the county

By Joe Saunders / September 14, 2021 /

The hurling action across the county continues this weekend as competitions are heating up with plenty on the line. The senior games listed will be streamed live on Limerick GAA TV. Bons Secours County Senior Hurling Championship South Liberties v Garryspillane, Friday 17th September, 19:30 @ LIT Gaelic Grounds Ballybrown v Na Piarsaigh, Saturday 18th…

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TICKETS: Munster v Sharks tickets now on general sale

By Joe Saunders / September 13, 2021 /

Tickets for the Thomond Park clash between Munster and Cell C Sharks are now on general sale. The eagerly-anticipated opening United Rugby Championship game takes place on Saturday, September 25 at 19:35. It will mark the return of spectators in substantial numbers to Thomond Park for the first time since February 2020, All tickets for…

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