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LISTEN: Ciarán Carey talks Limerick’s loss to Cork and all the other hurling action

By Ciarán Carey / May 23, 2019

Cork were always going to be gunning for this game given the recent history between the teams. I’m not going to kick Limerick when they are down. The touch looked a bit off and the passes that usually are bread and butter were off as well. Limerick looked a bit leggy and a bit tired.…

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Limerick name large panel for Munster U-20 Football Championship

By John Keogh / May 22, 2019

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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LISTEN: Limerick minor manager Diarmuid Mullins reflects on Cork draw

By Jack Neville / May 20, 2019

While the result in the senior game grabbed all the headlines, Limerick’s minor team came away with a draw from their game with Cork in the curtain raiser at the LIT Gaelic Grounds. Having held the lead for the majority of the game, a late Darragh Flynn free levelled the match for Cork. Speaking after…

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Limerick panic as Cork show their composure: Talking points from yesterdays MHC clash

By Jack Neville / May 20, 2019

Yesterday Limerick succumbed to a heavy 1-26 to 1-19 defeat at the hands of Cork in the LIT Gaelic Grounds as they got their All-Ireland defence off to the worst possible start. Limerick lead at the break but were completely dominated by Cork in the second half as the rebels were full value for their…

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

By John Keogh / May 19, 2019

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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Cork earn deserved 1-26 to 1-19 win over Limerick at Gaelic Grounds

By Raffaele Rocca / May 19, 2019

Cork bounced back from last week’s disappointing loss to Tipperary with a fully deserved 1-26 to 1-19 win over Limerick at the Gaelic Grounds this afternoon. The win puts the Leesiders right back in Munster contention and adds further pressure to Limerick’s trip down to Waterford in two weeks time. Diarmaid Byrnes opened the scoring…

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Minor hurlers held to draw in Munster opener

By John Keogh / May 19, 2019

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: John Kiely on league loss to Cork and Limerick’s home support

By John Keogh / May 17, 2019

Limerick manager John Kiely is looking for a reaction to his side’s poor performance against Sunday’s opponents Cork in their first game of the Munster SHC at LIT Gaelic Grounds. Cork inflicted Limerick’s only defeat in Allianz League Division 1 that day and Kiely says that the Treaty were not up to scratch on the…

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WATCH: Limerick name team for Munster Championship opener with Cork

By John Keogh / May 17, 2019

Limerick senior hurling manager has made one change from the team that landed All-Ireland glory last August for Sunday’s Munster Championship opener against Cork at the LIT Gaelic Grounds. Peter Casey coming in for Seamus Flanagan is the solitary switch on the starting 15. Casey comes in at corner forward, with Aaron Gillane moving to…

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WATCH: John Kiely on coming into the Munster SHC as All-Ireland champions

By John Keogh / May 17, 2019

Limerick head into the 2019 Munster Senior Hurling Championship as All-Ireland champions first time since 1974 and do so with a massive target on their back. John Kiely’s side backed last year’s All-Ireland win by capturing the 2019 Allianz Hurling League Division 1 but the Limerick manager is leaving no stone unturned in the run…

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