Raffaele Rocca

Kerry Edge Limerick In Junior Camogie Decider

By Raffaele Rocca / September 8, 2019 / 0 Comments

Kerry were crowned deserved All Ireland Junior Champions on a 0-11 to 0-8 scoreline at Croke Park today and Limerick’s valiant efforts up just short. It was a nervy opening for both sides with missed opportunities but Brid Horan settled Kerry nerves with the first score five minutes in. Two minutes later and Rebecca Noonan…

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Limerick SFC reaches quarter-final stage

By Raffaele Rocca / September 5, 2019 / 0 Comments

The quarter finals of the Limerick Senior Football Championship take place this weekend with two all west division fixtures down for decision. Firstly, Newcastle West take on Ballysteen in Mick Neville Park at 3pm, while later at 5pm in Newcastle West, St Kieran’s face Fr Casey’s. Newcastle West will be looking to reach a third…

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Treaty Talk EP79 Limerick Club Action, All Ireland Football & More

By Raffaele Rocca / August 30, 2019 / 0 Comments

As the Limerick club championships reach the knockout stages we review round 5 of the football action with Adare & Oola in the semi finals while Ballysteen v Newcastlewest and Fr Caseys v St Kierans make up the 1/4 finals. The intermediate football 1/4 final pairings are also confirmed and we look ahead to some…

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Munster ‘A’ Squad To Face Ospreys Development

By Raffaele Rocca / August 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

Head Coach Peter Malone has named his Munster A side to take on Ospreys Development on Friday night in Irish Independent Park (7.30pm). As expected, it’s a new-look Celtic Cup squad this season with only two players, Paddy Kelly and Charlie O’Doherty, returning from last season. Both will make their starting debuts on this occasion,…

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Munster Women Named For Connacht Clash

By Raffaele Rocca / August 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

Head Coach Laura Guest has named the Munster Women’s team, sponsored by Keane’s jewellers, to face Connacht in round two of the Women’s Interprovincial Series at The Sportsground on Saturday (kick-off 3pm). Ireland Women’s Captain and Player of the Year Ciara Griffin returns from injury to take her place among the replacements while Stephanie Carroll…

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Treaty Talk EP78 Limerick SHC & SFC Action, Camogie & Tipp’s All Ireland

By Raffaele Rocca / August 22, 2019 / 0 Comments

So in this week’s podcast we look back on last weekend’s Limerick SHC action as Patrickswell confirm semi final place while Na Piarsaigh look in a strong position to join them. We also look ahead to the Limerick Senior Football Championship weekend and Oola & Newcastlewest go head to head for a semi final spot…

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WATCH: Carbery & Earls Injury Update From Irish Camp

By Raffaele Rocca / August 21, 2019 / 0 Comments

The Irish Rugby squad are currently in Portugal on a warm weather training camp as preparations continue to build ahead of the World Cup. The balance between pre-season conditioning, being tournament ready and playing England on Saturday was on the agenda today as Ireland Skills & Kicking Coach Richie Murphy gave a squad update. Murphy confirmed that…

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St Michael’s RC to host 3rd Masters Regatta on Saturday

By Raffaele Rocca / August 20, 2019 / 1 Comment

St Michael’s Rowing Club will host its 3rd annual Masters Regatta from the O’Callaghan Strand boathouse on Saturday, August 24th from 10am-3pm. St Michael’s established Ireland’s first dedicated Masters Regatta in 2017 and the event has grown year on year. The 2019 Regatta will see 75 crews from 16 clubs visiting the club to race in 20…

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O’Callaghan Claims European Win In Czech Republic

By Raffaele Rocca / August 20, 2019 / 0 Comments

In the latest leg of his European Championships campaign, Limerick’s Oisin O’Callaghan was in action in Spicak, Czech Republic over the weekend claiming a superb first place finish. This season the bigger races, tracks and venues have all helped O’Callaghan gain invaluable experience which has translated directly into improved raceday performances. In Saturday’s qualifying session,…

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WATCH: Limerick’s Roisín Upton Bags 4 in 11-0 Rout of Belarus

By Raffaele Rocca / August 19, 2019 / 0 Comments

Limerick’s Roisin Upton scored 4 goals in Ireland’s 11-0 rout of Belarus a the European Hockey Championships in Belgium earlier today. The result was a positive day for the Irish Women in Antwerp who now face Germany on Wednesday at 11:15 Irish time in their final pool match. Watch below to see two of Upton’s…

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