A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
The increased number of championship games brought about by the provincial round-robin format makes it harder to successfully defend the Liam MacCarthy Cup, according to Limerick’s Diarmaid Byrnes.
Fri, 20 Dec, 2019
A Cian Lynch-inspired Patrickswell denied Na Piarsaigh the three-in-a-row to win their first senior county title since 2016 and a record 20th in total.
Mon, 07 Oct, 2019
Patrickswell are through to the Limerick SHC final after an impressive win over Doon in the Gaelic Grounds.
Sun, 22 Sep, 2019
Having been nine points adrift as early as the 17th minute, Limerick would have given their right arm if offered there and then a 1-12 to 1-9 interval scoreline.
Mon, 29 Jul, 2019
The Cats were better than the Munster and All-Ireland champions for the vast proportion of this game.
Sat, 27 Jul, 2019
Form is clearly temporary in hurling. If the bookmakers are to believed, the 100% 2019 Munster SHC record Tipperary bring to Limerick on Sunday is of no consequence and will be broken.
Wed, 26 Jun, 2019
The injury is set to rule the Lorrha man out for the rest of the season.
Tue, 18 Jun, 2019
This week on Dalo’s Hurling Podcast, Derek McGrath and Ger Cunningham talked Waterford’s psyche, Tipp’s flexibility, Limerick’s big calls, and Galway’s need for a performance.
Wed, 05 Jun, 2019
14-year-old Sean Byrnes, born without use of his lower limbs, was one of thousands who completed the Great Limerick Run, Sunday.
Sun, 05 May, 2019
An eyewitness in a Co Cork murder trial testified yesterday seeing two men on the ground at the Amber Service Station in Fermoy being struck by another pair standing over them with what looked like iron bars.
Sat, 04 May, 2019
An eyewitness in the Fermoy murder trial testified today seeing two men on the ground at the Amber Service Station in Fermoy being struck by another pair standing over them with what looked like iron bars.
Fri, 03 May, 2019
Michael Moynihan Anthony Daly feels Limerick are at the level required for Munster success but isn’t as sure of their opponents.
Sat, 20 Apr, 2019
Limerick’s Diarmaid Byrnes insists qualifying for the Allianz Hurling League final — a first since 2006 — hadn’t been part of a grand plan for the season.
Tue, 26 Mar, 2019
The distance from the headline to the small print was sketched out efficiently yesterday in Nowlan Park.
Mon, 25 Mar, 2019
Limerick took the honours in this NHL 1 semi-final, booking their place in the final with an efficient display.
Sun, 24 Mar, 2019
Limerick posted a predictably straightforward victory in this Allianz Hurling League Division One quarter-final on Saturday evening.
Sat, 09 Mar, 2019
The summer game always looks strange when the players’ breath is visible in small clouds at every facemask.
Mon, 04 Feb, 2019
Limerick Institute of Technology advanced to the Fitzgibbon Cup quarter-finals after a 4-24 to 0-12 win over Garda College at LIT.
Thu, 24 Jan, 2019
As numbers for Volvo Cork Week swell towards 130 boats, one of the highlights of the biennial event will be the start of the Beaufort Cup for military and rescue services that gets underway on Monday morning.
Thu, 12 Jul, 2018
Limerick’s players didn’t need the dust to settle on their six-point win over Tipperary to realise the margin didn’t flatter them in the slightest. When they return to training this evening, John Kiely may even use it as a stick to beat them with.
Tue, 22 May, 2018
I got talking to Joe McKenna in the Gaelic Grounds yesterday shortly after the final whistle. Joe was naturally on a high, as was the whole Limerick crowd, a good share of whom were down on the pitch basking in the warm afterglow of such an impressive win, writes
Mon, 21 May, 2018
After giving a post-match TV interview, Limerick captain Declan Hannon was jumped on by a group of celebrating supporters.
Mon, 21 May, 2018
Limerick, deputising for the currently un-raceable Kilbeggan, hosted a seven-race programme last evening and the feature, as such, the www.limerickraces.ie Handicap Chase, was won in good style by the Robert Tyner-trained and JP McManus-owned Concordin.
Sat, 21 Apr, 2018
I was in the Gaelic Grounds yesterday at 3.10pm. I was still there after 7pm. On another day, I’d have watched three matches in that time but yesterday’s contest was no ordinary game.
Tue, 20 Mar, 2018
Limerick’s Colin Ryan was the hero at the end of a contest that almost ran for three hours.
Mon, 19 Mar, 2018
Meet Bryan Byrne. Or is it Ed? Truth is, it’s hard to tell with the Carlow twins, who are both making inroads in Leinster’s front-row. More than one referee has found it hard to separate them, so the likelihood is that opponents have, too.
Wed, 28 Feb, 2018
: Limerick maintained their 100% record in the Allianz Hurling League Division 1B by comprehensively beating Dublin 1-26 to 0-17 at the Gaelic Grounds.
Sat, 17 Feb, 2018
In this extract from the Atlas of the Irish Revolution,writes that Michael Collins’s intelligence operations had a reputation for omniscience and, though this was not the case, the myth became a political weapon.
Tue, 19 Sep, 2017
A Limerick fast food outlet where the Munster rugby team once celebrated by filling the Heineken Cup with its famous chips was at the centre of a legal maul yesterday during which a judge issued a red card to two insurance companies.
Wed, 24 May, 2017
Two men were sentenced to life in prison today after being found guilty of murdering a man at a house party that descended into violence.
Wed, 17 May, 2017
A woman has told a murder trial that she tried to intervene while her boyfriend was being stabbed to death by two men.
Wed, 26 Apr, 2017
The discussion in the staff room at Our Lady’s, Templemore on Wednesday morning centred on the long list of household names who passed through their doors without ever pocketing a Harty Cup medal.
Sat, 25 Mar, 2017
Our Lady’s Templemore manager Tom Byrnes is relishing a crack at competition kingpins St Kieran’s in the Croke Cup final on Saturday week.
Thu, 16 Mar, 2017
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Mon, 30 Jan, 2017
Thu, 19 Jan, 2017
Derek Richardson, Irish businessman and owner of English rugby team Wasps, is to ask the High Court next Monday to throw out injunction proceedings brought against him by TV doctor Nina Byrnes.
Tue, 23 Aug, 2016
TV doctor Nina Byrnes has secured a temporary High Court injunction restoring her to possession of a medical surgery she has been operating at a South Dublin shopping centre.
Tue, 16 Aug, 2016
Wed, 03 Aug, 2016
It should be remembered that John O’Dwyer was the main forward for Tipperary in their victory over Waterford last year,
Tue, 21 Jun, 2016
A gunman who had clocked up more than 117 convictions has been jailed for five years for selling guns and ammunition to Limerick gangs.
Sat, 04 Jun, 2016