Ronan Coughlan

Munster face tough task after Champions Cup Draw is complete

By Ronan Coughlan / June 19, 2019 / 0 Comments

Munster have been drawn into Pool 4 of the 2019/2020 Champions Cup this afternoon in what is a tough draw for last years semi-finalists. Johann Van Grann’s side have been handed a very difficult draw on paper, facing current holders Saracens who beat Munster in last year’s semi-final, as well as a Racing 92 outfit…

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Limerick Cricket Club bow out to Railway Union in the National Cup

By Ronan Coughlan / June 19, 2019 / 0 Comments

Limerick can hold their heads up high after putting up a resilient and courageous fight against Railway Union in the second round of the Clear Currency Irish National Cup in Adare yesterday. Railway Union, who have dominated Ireland’s club cricket competitions over the last decade, proved to be too strong for the home side. That…

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Weekly Athletics Notes

By Ronan Coughlan / June 19, 2019 / 0 Comments

Mooreabbey Milers  The Irish Runner 5 Mile is in it’s 17th year and this year was the 3rd running of their new route. This year the event was part of the Athletics Ireland National Race Series. The venue was The Phoniex Park Dublin. Representing our mighty little club last Saturday morning was Willie O’Donoghue. Willie…

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Where to watch Munster’s 2019/20 Champions Cup Draw

By Ronan Coughlan / June 19, 2019 / 0 Comments

By Lunchtime this afternoon Munster will know their Champions Cup Pool opponents for next seasons competition. The 2019/20 European Champions Cup and Challenge Cup Pool Draws take place in Lausanne from 1.00pm (Irish time). We’ll be tweeting the action LIVE as it happens over on our Twitter – @SportingLK Those who want the view the…

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UL Bohemians add Tom Hayes To Coaching Ticket

By Ronan Coughlan / June 18, 2019 / 0 Comments

UL Bohemian RFC has today announced that Tom Hayes will be their Senior XV Head Coach ahead of the 2019/20 AIL Season. Hayes will take up his new role with The Robins after leaving Shannon RFC, having coached their Senior team since January 2017. During his time as Shannon Head Coach, the club gained promotion…

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Ireland U20s beaten in the final seconds by a powerful English side

By Ronan Coughlan / June 17, 2019 / 0 Comments

A hard-hitting injury time try from England replacement Tom Willis dashed Ireland’s hopes of a 5th place finish at this years U20 World Championship. The try was scored in cruel sporting fashion in the final phase of play securing revenge for England after earlier defeats to Ireland in this year’s tournament as well losing to…

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University of Limerick to host International Taekwondo Coaching Conference

By Ronan Coughlan / June 17, 2019 / 0 Comments

From Friday 28th through to June 30th, the 1st International Coaching Conference of the International Taekwon-Do Federation will take place at the University of Limerick. The Conference (which is the first of its kind) will have 175 registered instructors attending from around the world from as far as Uruguay, Malaysia, Australia the US and Europe.…

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Weekly Golf Notes

By Ronan Coughlan / June 17, 2019 / 0 Comments

Check out this week’s golfing notes! Newcastle West Golf Club Men’s Club Results Newcastle West Golf Club Classic 2019Friday 14th/Saturday 15th/Sunday 16th JuneKindly Sponsored by Brian Geary Toyota Raheen & Rathkeale1st: Declan Mooney/William Hanley/JP Ryan/Edmund Ryan. 102Pts.2nd: Peter Donovan/Daniel Donovan/Michael White/Colin Cleary. 100Pts.3rd: Frank Geary/Tony Davern/Colin Cleary/Ger Moloney. 98Pts. Open Singles – Thursday 13th June1st: Ronan Shire…

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Treaty Talk EP68 Limerick V Tipp, Round Robin Conclusion & Camogie Opener

By Ronan Coughlan / June 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

This weekend will see the Munster Championship Round Robin Fixtures reach a conclusion when Limerick face Tipperary in Thurles and Clare play Cork at home in Ennis. Meanwhile, Limerick will play Offaly in their Camogie Championship opener at the LIT Gaelic Grounds. Matt O’Callaghan joins us as always to preview the weekend’s action. Listen to…

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LISTEN: “If the girls perform to their capabilities… we’ll be in the shake-up” – Declan Nash

By Ronan Coughlan / June 14, 2019 / 0 Comments

Limerick Camogie Manager Declan Nash spoke to Sporting Limerick ahead of their Championship opener against Offaly on Saturday at the LIT Gaelic Grounds. The game throws in at 5pm The two sides last met in this year’s National League and played out a close contest with Limerick claiming a two-point win, 1-12 to 0-13. Limerick…

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