John Keogh

Heartbreak as Limerick minors fall to Munster Final loss against Cork

By John Keogh / August 11, 2021 /

A fantastic effort eventually came to nothing as Limerick’s minor footballers lost to Cork on a 1-17 to 0-13 in the Munster Final in Thurles. Kevin Denihan’s charges led by a point in the 52nd minute but were hit by an eight-point whirlwind from The Rebels that ultimately saw them to victory. Darragh Murray played…

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Limerick back into the All-Ireland Final after win over Waterford

By John Keogh / August 7, 2021 /

Limerick will contest their third All-Ireland Final in four years following a 1-25 to 0-17 victory over Waterford in the semi-final at Croke Park. John Kiely’s men were too strong for Waterford throughout with Aaron Gillane’s second half goal proving crucial as Limerick marched into the decider. Limerick made a blistering start with two points…

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Mullins makes two changes to Limerick U-20 side for Munster Final

By John Keogh / July 27, 2021 /

Limerick U-20 hurling manager Diarmuid Mullins has opted to make two switches for tomorrow nights Munster Final against Cork at Pairc Ui Chaoimh. Into the side come Kildimo-Pallaskenry’s Cathal Downes and Ahane’s Ronan Fox. Out of the team go Patrick Kirby and Donnacha O’Dalaigh. Both Downes and Fox made second half appearances off the bench…

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WATCH: Leahy masterclass sees Cork comfortably beat Limerick and reach MHC Final

By John Keogh / July 27, 2021 /

Limerick’s bid to reach a third Munster MHC final on the trot ended with a 10-point loss to Cork at Semple Stadium. A masterclass from Cork full forward Jack Leahy put Limerick to the sword with the Cork full forward yielding an outstanding 1-14 performance. Limerick continued to give their all throughout and were rewarded…

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English and O’Neill fire Limerick into Munster U-20 Hurling Final

By John Keogh / July 19, 2021 /

Limerick are into the 2021 Munster U-20 Hurling Final following a comprehensive 1-27 to 0-17 victory over Clare at the LIT Gaelic Grounds this evening. Adam English powered over 1-6 in a sensational display, while Cathal O’Neill also hit the high notes with an 11 point haul himself. Diarmuid Mullins’ men always seemed to have…

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Limerick fall to Galway in All-Ireland Minor Hurling semi final

By John Keogh / July 2, 2021 /

Limerick’s bid to reach their first All-Ireland Minor Hurling Final since 2016 ended in defeat as they fell to a 4-18 to 0-15 against Galway in Ennis. The Treaty were seven points down at the break but a gallant second half effort saw them crawl back into the game only for Galway to come out…

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Limerick fall to two point loss against Offaly

By John Keogh / May 22, 2021 /

Limerick’s hopes of gaining promotion from Division 3 of the Allianz Football League took a major blow following a 0-16 to 1-11 loss to Offaly in Tullamore. Billy Lee’s charges were unlucky not to come away with at least a draw having been level seven times but it was the home side that finished the…

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Stunning second half sees Limerick footballers off to a winning league start

By John Keogh / May 15, 2021 /

Limerick got off to a flying start in Division 3 of the Allianz Football League Division 3 South with a 1-13 to 0-14 victory over Tipperary at the LIT Gaelic Grounds. Danny Neville’s 1-1 in the space of 90 seconds at the beginning of the second half saw Limerick reverse a two point deficit. They…

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WATCH: Understrength Munster fall to first loss of the season against Ulster

By John Keogh / January 2, 2021 /

Munster have tasted defeat for the first time this season after they lost 15-10 to Ulster at Ravenhill this evening. All of Ulster’s points in the game came in the first half while Darren Sweetnam crossed for Munster late on. Ulster scored two tries in the victory through Matt Faddes and Ethan McIlroy, while John…

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Munster name team for Ulster interpro

By John Keogh / January 1, 2021 /

Munster head coach Johann van Graan has rung the changes for their Pro14 game against Ulster tomorrow evening at Ravenhill. Niall Scannell and Liam Coombes come in for their first starts of the season, while Dave Kilcoyne should make his comeback from injury after he was named among the replacements. In all, there are 14…

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