Limerick GAA

  • The All-Ireland winning Minor Hurling Team and the senior finalists will be welcomed back to Galway city and county today with the Irish Press Cup in tow.

    The county council will host a civic homecoming at The Fairgreen in Ballinasloe at 3.30 this afternoon.

    Cathaoirleach of the county council, Seán Ó Tuairisg will welcome both teams and management at the event and traffic and parking restrictions will be in place.

    Meanwhile, the Minor All-Ireland champions, who beat Kilkenny in Croke Park yesterday, and the senior team, who narrowly lost out to Limerick, will be welcomed back to Pearse Stadium in Salthill at 6.30 this evening.

    The Gaelic Grounds will be the venue for the Limerick homecoming.

    Thousands of fans are set to give thier team a hero's welcome.

  • Galway have beaten All Ireland Senior Hurling champions Limerick in Division 1A of the Allianz National Hurling League this afternoon.

    26 points to 1-17 was the final score at Pearse Stadium this afternoon.

    The result ends the Treaty's 14 game unbeaten run as Shane O'Neill's side continue their impressive start to the new season.

  • All-Ireland Qualifier Round 1

    Mayo 5-19 Limerick 3-07

  • Mayo get their championship campaign back underway this evening when they face Limerick in the Gaelic Grounds at 6pm.

    Following defeat to Galway last month Stephen Rochford makes four changes to his starting team. Out go Tom Parsons (injured), Diramuid O'Connor (suspended), Jason Doherty & Conor Loftus with Ger Cafferkey, Cian Hanely, Evan Regan & Cillian O'Connor getting a start.

    Cian Hanley gets his first competitive start for the Senior team having come off the bench against Galway while on the opposite end of the scale his club-mate Andy Moran will be making his 166th appearance for Mayo. Throw-in tomorrow is 6pm.


    1. David Clarke - Ballina Stephenites
      2. Eoin O’Donoghue - Belmullet
      3. Ger Cafferkey - Ballina Stephenites
      4. Keith Higgins - Ballyhaunis
      5. Colm Boyle - Davitts
      6. Chris Barrett - Belmullet
      7. Patrick Durcan - Castlebar Mitchels
      8. Seamus O'Shea - Breaffy
      9. Stephen Coen - Hollymount/Carramore
      10. Kevin McLoughlin - Knockmore
      11. Aidan O’Shea - Breaffy
      12. Cian Hanley - Ballaghaderreen
      13. Evan Regan - Ballina Stephenites
      14. Cillian O’Connor - Ballintubber(Captain)
      15. Andy Moran - Ballaghaderreen
  • Mayo will face Limerick in the Gaelic Grounds in the first round Football Championship Qualifier at 6pm on Saturday June 9th.