John Keogh

Lee pleased with heart shown in win over Waterford

By John Keogh / January 29, 2020 /

LIMERICK’S senior footballers got their Allianz Football League Division 4 campaign off to a victorious start by beating Waterford 1-10 to 0-10 in Dungarven. It was a tricky test for the Billy Lee managed test, especially when Paul Maher was sent off after receiving his second yellow card 12 minutes from time. Bob Childs was…

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Three Munster players named in Irish side for Six Nations opener with Scotland

By John Keogh / January 28, 2020 /

Andrew Conway, Conor Murray and CJ Stander have been selected in Andy Farrell’s first Irish starting lineup for Saturday’s Six Nations clash with Scotland at the Aviva Stadium. The Munster trio will be joined by Dave Kilcoyne and Peter O’Mahony, who have been named in the replacements. There is no place for Keith Earls in…

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WATCH: Tom Morrissey on Tipperary comeback and competition for places

By John Keogh / January 27, 2020 /

Limerick got off to a victorious start to their Allianz Hurling League campaign with a comeback victory over Tipperary in Thurles. John Kiely’s side were nine points down at half time, but managed to turn things around to earn a superb win. Tom Morrissey was part of that outstanding second half display and says that…

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Goggin among six Munster players to commit their future to the province

By John Keogh / January 27, 2020 /

Munster Rugby have announced that six players have agreed contracts to remain at the province. Senior players Dan Goggin, Stephen Archer and Liam O’Connor have all signed two-year deals. The province have also announced that promising back rower Jack O’Sullivan will move to the senior squad next season on a three-year contract. Fellow Academy members…

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WATCH: Highlights from Limerick's comeback win over Tipperary

By John Keogh / January 26, 2020 /

Limerick clawed back a 10-point deficit to earn a victory from their opening Allianz Hurling League clash with Tipperary at Semple Stadium. The home side led 0-13 to 0-4 at half time and also got the first score of the second half to put their advantage into double figures. Limerick managed to get back into…

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Enright goal sees Limerick to opening night win against Waterford

By John Keogh / January 25, 2020 /

Limerick’s senior footballers got off to a winning start in Allianz League Division 4 by beating Waterford on a 1-10 to 0-10 scoreline in Fraher Field, Dungarven. The sides were level at the break, but Limerick improved drastically in the second half with Danny Neville shooting 0-3 on their way to victory. Billy Lee’s men…

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Two players to make their Limerick league debuts against Waterford

By John Keogh / January 24, 2020 /

Billy Lee has named his team for Saturday’s Allianz Football League Division 4 opener against Waterford at Fraher Field. Bob Childs (Galtee Gaels) and Ger Stack (Gerald Griffins) have been named at wing back and corner forward in a team that shows one change from the 15 that beat Cork in the McGrath Cup Final.…

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Mary I and UL to meet in Fitzgibbon Cup quarter finals

By John Keogh / January 24, 2020 /

One Limerick college is guaranteed to make the last four if the Fitzgibbon Cup following victories for Mary Immaculate College and UL yesterday. Mary I topped their group and earned a home semi final by virtue of a 2-11 to 0-15 win over WIT, while UL saw off the challenge of Maynooth on a 0-21…

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Kiely names Limerick team for opening league clash with Tipperary

By John Keogh / January 23, 2020 /

Limerick senior hurling manager John Kiely has made one change to the team that beat Cork in the Munster Hurling League Final for Saturday’s opening National Hurling League game with Tipperary in Thurles. Into the starting team comes Na Piarsaigh’s Mike Casey at full back in place of Aaron Costello with Richie English moving to…

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LISTEN: John Kiely not interested in "phoney wars" during league campaign

By John Keogh / January 23, 2020 /

Limerick start their defence of the Allianz Hurling League campaign against All-Ireland holders Tipperary this weekend and manager John Kiely is taking nothing for granted. His side added the Munster Championship and Allianz Hurling League to the All-Ireland won in 2018 and have began 2020 in similar fashion by winning the Munster Hurling League. However,…

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