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John the Baptist draw Thurles CBS in Harty 1/4 Final

By Jack Neville / December 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

John the Baptist will face Thurles C.B.S in the quarter finals of the 2019 Munster Post Primary Harty Cup. In only their second season at this grade, John the Baptist will look to go further than last season when they were narrowly beaten by the defending champions Our Lady’s Templemore in the last eight. They…

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WATCH: Murray “Expecting a backlash” against Castres

By Jack Neville / December 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

Last Sunday saw Conor Murray finally return to European action for Munster in a season that has been heavily interrupted with a neck injury. Much of the pre-match focus surrounded the partnership of Murray and Joey Carbery who were destined to get their first Munster start together. However, the former Leinster man pulled up prior…

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Plenty of Limerick Representation at RTE Sports Awards

By Jack Neville / December 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

There is plenty of Limerick representation in the nominees for the RTE Sports Awards 2018 that take place this Saturday December 15 which will be broadcast live on RTE One from 9.20pm. For Limerick Cian Lynch is nominated for Sportsperson of the Year while teammate Kyle Hayes is nominated for Young Sportsman of the year…

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Sporting Limerick Charity Final pits Young Munster against Garryowen

By Jack Neville / December 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

One of the most anticipated matches of the season takes place at Markets Field when Young Munster play Garryowen in the Sporting Limerick Charity Cup Final on Friday, December 28, at 6.00pm. The two clubs are in the top Division of Irish rugby. Both clubs have distinguished records having won many Munster Senior Cups and…

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WATCH: van Graan expecting a “battle” in Castres this Saturday

By Jack Neville / December 12, 2018 / 0 Comments

For Johann van Graan, Munster’s 30-5 defeat of Castres in Thomond Park may have come at an expense with Joey Carbery and Chris Farrell both withdrawing from the game on the day due to injury. Despite this, van Graan is optimistic ahead of the return fixture highlighting how well the replacements, JJ Hanrahan, who was…

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Limerick FC sign Karl O’Sullivan, Aaron Fitzgerald & Robbie Williams

By Adrian Finnin / December 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick FC continued preparations for the 2019 Airtricity League First Division season by completing the signings of trio Karl O’Sullivan, Aaron Fitzgerald and Robbie Williams.  Williams returns to the club after spells with Cork City and Galway United. The former Limerick FC captain was released by former manager Neil McDonald in July 2017 before John…

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Farrell ruled out for return Castres trip

By John Keogh / December 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Chris Farrell will miss out on Munster’s return Champions Cup fixture with Castres this coming Saturday, while Joey Carbery remains a doubt. Both players cried off just before kick-off in Munster’s 30-5 victory over the French champions at Thomond Park. Farrell suffered a quadriceps muscle strain in the warm up and is set to miss…

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Junior Soccer: Ballynanty out of FAI, while Janesboro extend league lead

By Adrian Finnin / December 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Limerick District League side Ballynanty Rovers were eliminated from the FAI Junior Cup on Sunday as they lost 2-1 to Muirhevna Mor of Dundalk. The northsiders were looking to join Regional, Pike, Glin Rovers, Aisling Annacotty and Newport Town in the last 32 of the competition but two late strikes crushed Donal Magee’s sides hopes.…

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LISTEN: The Breakdown EP73 with Sporting Limerick & Three Red Kings

By Raffaele Rocca / December 10, 2018 / 0 Comments

We look back on Munster’s 30-5 win over Castres in the Champions Cup on Sunday afternoon in what really was a mixed bag of a game. While Munster will be happy with some aspects of the win, some first half inaccuracies ultimately meant they would not claim the bonus point win that their possession and…

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Weekly Horse Racing News as Nina Carbery and Katie Walsh honoured

By Jack Neville / December 10, 2018 / 0 Comments

Katie Walsh and Nina Carberry, who brought the curtain down on outstanding careers with winners at the Punchestown Festival in April, were honoured with the inaugural Irish Racing Hero Award at the annual Horse Racing Ireland Awards in Dublin this evening. It was a fairytale night for women jockeys with one of the stars of…

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