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WATCH: Dan Morrissey chats ahead of Fenway Classic

By Raffaele Rocca / November 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick hurlers were at the Irish Cultural Centre in Canton on Saturday ahead of the Fenway Classic. We caught up with Dan Morrissey ahead of the game. Watch the interview in full below as the team look forward to their clash with Wexford in the semi final of the Fenway Classic tomorrow. 

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WATCH: John Kiely in Irish Cultural Centre ahead of Fenway Classic

By Raffaele Rocca / November 17, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick Senior Hurling Manager John Kiely chats to Sporting Limerick ahead of the Fenway Classic at the Irish Cultural Centre in Canton. Limerick take on Wexford in the semi final and would play the winners of Cork and Clare in the other semi final should the win.  Watch the interview in full below. 

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LISTEN: Lee Reeves hoping to “reap the rewards” in Pro debut

By Raffaele Rocca / November 15, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick’s Lee Reeves makes his professional boxing debut this Saturday in Toronto. Reeves will work with Lee Baxter Promotions on the night in his fight against Benito Aburto of Mexico. A former underage champion at national level, 23-year-old welterweight Reeves comes from the Corpus Christi club and will have Declan Fitzgerald in his corner for…

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LISTEN: The Breakdown EP68 with Sporting Limerick & Three Red Kings

By Raffaele Rocca / November 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

Tom Savage and Raffaele Rocca look back on Ireland’s hard fought win over Argentina as well as some of the other main talking points from a big weekend of test rugby. We also take a brief look at Ireland’s lineout problems and how they will need to be rectified quickly with the All Blacks looming…

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Elverys now taking online pre-orders for Limerick GAA DVD

By Raffaele Rocca / November 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick GAA 2018 DVD – Dreams, An Unforgettable Year is now available to pre-order at Intersport Elverys. Relive one of the greatest years in Limerick sporting history with this three-disc DVD and enjoy over 4 hours of footage including behind the scenes action including the full 2018 All Ireland Hurling Final. Click on the link…

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UL Students Celebrate Work With Retired Irish Greyhound Trust

By Raffaele Rocca / November 13, 2018 / 0 Comments

The work of student volunteers in the UL Greyhound Racing Society has been recognised in a new campaign highlighting the work of the Irish Retired Greyhound Trust. ‘Our People, Their Stories’ is reminding people that greyhounds make fantastic pets who transition from the track to the couch with ease. The UL Greyhound Racing Society was…

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Na Piarsaigh and Limerick set for live television coverage

By Raffaele Rocca / November 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

TG4 will broadcast the Munster Club Hurling Championship final between Na Piarsaigh and Ballygunner as well as the three games in the Fenway Hurling Classic live this Sunday it has been announced.  Na Piarsaigh are looking for back-to-back Munster titles when they face Ballygunner in Thurles this Sunday at 2pm.  This is the sides third…

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Munster A to join other Irish provinces in US development series

By Raffaele Rocca / November 9, 2018 / 0 Comments

The IRFU has today announced that they will partner with incoming US Major League Rugby franchise the New England Free Jacks to create a series of development fixtures which will see the four provincial A teams travel to Boston in March and April next year. The New England Free Jacks are set to join US…

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Limerick greyhound supporters rewarded with IGB loyalty scheme

By Raffaele Rocca / November 9, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick greyhound racing supporters are set to be rewarded with the launch of a new loyalty programme at Limerick Greyhound Stadium this Thursday (November 8th). Spectators who come through the turnstiles five times will get their sixth admission to a race night in Limerick free. The offer includes students and OAP’s. The scheme is being…

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WATCH: Dogged Munster hold on for 30-26 BP win over Cheethas

By Raffaele Rocca / November 4, 2018 / 0 Comments

A far from perfect Munster side held out for a narrow Guinness Pro14 win in Bloemfontein, pipping the Cheetahs 30-26 in Conference A. Five minutes into the second half and it looked as if Munster had total control of the game when Gavin Coombes crossed for their 3rd try of the afternoon following first half efforts…

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