John Keogh

WATCH: Old Christians beat Na Piarsaigh in 1999 City Senior Hurling Final

By John Keogh / April 2, 2020 /

It was a the clash of the SHC semi finalists Na Piarsiagh and IHC semi finalists Old Christians in 1999 version of the City Senior Hurling Final and it was the latter that pulled off a shock win at St Patrick’s Field. Old Christians came out victorious on a 3-12 to 1-12 scoreline in what…

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WATCH: Limerick book League semi final spot with win over Waterford

By John Keogh / March 7, 2020 /

Limerick are into the Allianz League Division 1 Hurling League semi final after a 1-21 to 1-17 victory over Waterford at the LIT Gaelic Grounds. Gearoid Hegarty’s first half goal proved vital for John Kiely’s side who made it five wins out of five in this year’s league. Hegarty finished up with a scoring tally…

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Munsters and Bohs the only Limerick winners from the weekend’s AIL action

By John Keogh / March 3, 2020 /

Young Munster did their hopes of a playoff spot in All-Ireland League (AIL) Division 1A no harm after a 11-7 win over Garryowen in Dooradoyle last weekend. Gearoid Prendergast’s side came out with what could be a vital victory from a game that was played in the most dreadful of conditions. Jack Harrington’s first half…

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WATCH: Neville cruises to 60m sprint national title

By John Keogh / March 2, 2020 /

Limerick’s Ciara Neville is basking in glory this Monday morning after winning the Women’s 60 metre title at the National Indoor Athletics Championships. Neville came first on a time of 7.32 seconds to beat her competitors at the National Indoor Arena. Click below to see the race.

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Late Dempsey strike confirms Limerick win over Westmeath

By John Keogh / March 1, 2020 /

Limerick’s hurlers made it four wins from four games in the Allianz Hurling League after seeing off Westmeath on a 1-24 to 0-18 scoreline at the LIT Gaelic Grounds. John Kiely’s men didn’t have it all their own way though as the visitors provided a spirited comeback in the second half. That got them to…

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More injury worries for JvG as Munster prepare for Scarlets

By John Keogh / February 27, 2020 /

MUNSTER head into this Saturday’s crucial Pro14 clash with Scarlets at Thomond Park reeling from the news that Joey Carbery has had to have further surgery in a bid to correct an ankle issue that has plagued him throughout this season. Carbery picked up the injury in a World Cup warm up game with Italy…

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Limerick exit Munster U-20 Football Championship after defeat to Kerry

By John Keogh / February 26, 2020 /

Limerick’s hopes of reaching the final of the Munster U-20 Gaelic Football Championship ended at the semi final stage with a 0-14 to 0-7 defeat to Kerry at Mick Neville Park in Rathkeale. Jerry O’Sullivan’s side put up a gallant effort, but ultimately succumbed to Kerry’s class in a game that saw Limerick kick seven…

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One change to Limerick team for Munster U-20 football semi final against Kerry

By John Keogh / February 25, 2020 /

Limerick manager Jerry O’Sullivan has announced his team for tomorrow’s U-20 Munster Football Championship semi final against Kerry at the LIT Gaelic Grounds. The starting 15 shows one change to the team that beat Tipperary in the quarter final with Fedamore’s Darragh O’Keeffe picked ahead of Newcastle West’s Ruadhan O’Connor. O’Keeffe came on as a…

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Limerick footballers cruise to fourth win on the trot in National Football League

By John Keogh / February 23, 2020 /

Billy Lee’s Limerick senior footballers maintained their 100% start to the Allianz Football League with a 5-10 to 1-14 victory over Wicklow at Mick Neville Park in Rathkeale. The win follows on from those earned against Waterford, London and Carlow and sees Limerick top division 4. Goals from Mike Donovan, Danny Neville and Robert Childs…

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WATCH: Five out of six Saturday wins for Limerick's AIL sides

By John Keogh / February 23, 2020 /

It was a good weekend for five of Limerick’s six Limerick teams in the AIL with Garryowen, Young Munster, Shannon, Old Crescent and Bruff earning wins from their respective games. Garryowen continued to chase Cork Con at the top of Division 1A following a 32-13 win over Clontarf in Castle Avenue. The Light Blues led…

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