John Keogh

Kiely’s hurlers badly in need of a victory against Waterford

By John Keogh / May 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

John Kiely’s senior hurlers take on Waterford in their second game of the 2019 Munster Hurling championship. Defeat was Limerick’s lot in the opening game at the Gaelic Grounds against Cork and now Limerick travel to Walsh Park knowing they must get a result from the game. From their remaining three games, Limerick will be…

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Kleyn and Haley named in Irish training squad for World Cup

By John Keogh / May 28, 2019 / 0 Comments

Fifteen Munster players have been named in Joe Schmidt’s World Cup training squad of 44 and among them are second row Jean Kleyn and full back Mike Haley. Kleyn qualifies to play for Ireland in August, while Haley has the chance to represent Ireland due to his Kerry born grandmother. Tommy O’Donnell has also been…

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Special train added for Limerick hurlers’ trip to Waterford

By John Keogh / May 28, 2019 / 0 Comments

Limerick GAA have announced that due to an increased allocation of tickets for Sunday’s games a limited number of train and match tickets went on sale at 1pm this afternoon on www.limerickgaa.ie. The special train will depart Colbert at 8.15am and arrive in Waterford at 10.20am allowing plenty of time for supporters to get to…

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WATCH: Africa Day comes to an end at Markets Field and Milk Market this weekend

By John Keogh / May 25, 2019 / 0 Comments

Africa Day in Limerick culminates this weekend with an Intercultural Soccer Competition taking place at the Markets Field today and a Family Fun Day at the Milk Market on Sunday. The soccer tournament begins at 1pm at the Garryowen venue with four teams taking part; A team from the African community in Limerick, one from…

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Limerick name large panel for Munster U-20 Football Championship

By John Keogh / May 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

Limerick U-20 manager Jerry O’Sullivan has name a 35-man panel for this season’s Munster Football Championship. O’Sullivan’s charges play Tipperary on July 2 but play Offaly next Wednesday (May 29) in their first game of the Liam O’Connor Cup. Limerick also play Wicklow, Clare and Westmeath over the coming weeks in preparation for that tie…

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Munster reveal new jerseys for next season

By John Keogh / May 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

Munster Rugby have released pics of their new home jersey and their alternate option for the 2019/20 season. The kits are made by Adidas and will be available exclusively on Life Style Sports website and in their stores. The jerseys went on sale at 9am this morning and can be pre ordered by clicking here.

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Limerick Cricket Club grab vital away win in first city derby since 1967

By John Keogh / May 21, 2019 / 1 Comment

It was a historic day for cricket in Limerick on Sunday wit the first match between two Limerick sides in over 52 years. This year’s addition of Limerick City CC and Limerick Blasters CC to the Munster Leagues would allow for an unprecedented three Limerick teams.   The first of these encounters would see the…

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WATCH: “We got exactly what we expected from Cork,” – Kiely

By John Keogh / May 19, 2019 / 0 Comments

Limerick opened their Munster SHC campaign with a 1-26 to 1-19 loss to Cork at the LIT Gaelic Grounds this afternoon. John Kiely’s All-Ireland champions put in a sluggish display and now face a must win game against Waterford on June 2nd to have any realistic chance of making the top three in Munster this…

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Minor hurlers held to draw in Munster opener

By John Keogh / May 19, 2019 / 0 Comments

Limerick’s minor hurlers began their Munster campaign with a draw after Darragh Flynn’s injury time free saw Cork earn a draw. Diarmuid Mullins’ side had led by five points going into the final quarter but Flynn fired over six points to see the game finish 0-19 to 1-16. Cork had led by five points (1-4…

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WATCH: Peter O’Mahony on Munster putting in a performance this week and facing a wounded Leinster

By John Keogh / May 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

Munster captain Peter O’Mahony said that his side are fully focused on putting in a performance when they take to the field for the Pro14 semi final against Leinster. O’Mahony’s will be facing a Leinster side that are smarting from last week’s Champions Cup loss to Saracens but the Corkman is concentrating on what his…

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