Event: Munster Hurling
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Ten, if not all 11, Munster senior hurling championship games are in line to be televised live across May and June.
Wed, 10 Apr, 2019
Dreams do come true. 19 years ago, Seamus Harnedy thought he was in dreamland lining up for a picture with the Munster Hurling championship trophy beside his local Killeagh heroes, Mark Landers and Joe Deane.
Mon, 02 Jul, 2018
You shall know them by the trail of diesel receipts. Or the plastic wrapping from €2.99 best-of CDs picked up in service stations. By the Supermacs cartons and the Frank & Honest coffee cups, all of the fuel necessary to get an army on the road and to keep it marching.
Tue, 12 Jun, 2018
While Clare were sharp, Derek McGrath’s team were blunt. And surprisingly and disappointedly, undisciplined.
Mon, 28 May, 2018
Mon, 04 Dec, 2017
Tue, 03 Oct, 2017
It’s game on for the newly refurbished Páirc Uí Chaoimh following confirmation that the Cork stadium will reopen for senior intercounty hurling.
Tue, 11 Jul, 2017
Cork and Clare go head to head for the title of Munster hurling champions in today’s clash at Semple Stadium in Thurles.
Sun, 09 Jul, 2017
It was hoped the stadium, which will have increased capacity for 45,000 spectators, would be handed back to the GAA next Sunday.
Tue, 13 Jun, 2017
Here’s another perspective on the news that broke yesterday about Pairc Ui Chaoimh not being ready to host either of the Munster finals next month.
Tue, 13 Jun, 2017
Munster secretary Simon Moroney has echoed concerns that hurling will lose out its share of “the marketplace” as a result of new championship changes announced last weekend.
Wed, 01 Mar, 2017
Tue, 15 Nov, 2016
Good morning. Here’s everything you need to know before you start your day.
Fri, 08 Jul, 2016
It is arguably the most iconic sports photograph in the Irish Examiner archives. And, 64 years on, we’ve finally tracked down the Blood and Bandage Lady in the picture.
Fri, 20 May, 2016
Eamon O'Shea claimed his first piece of silverware as Tipperary manager when his side claimed the county's first provincial title since 2012.
Sun, 12 Jul, 2015
GAA chiefs are counting down to one of the most lucrative weekends of the season with 10 major games down for decision and close to 200,000 expected through the turnstiles.
Wed, 08 Jul, 2015
Gavin O’Mahony spent four years toiling in the green shirt before a Munster hurling championship victory landed on his doorstep. Near-misses, and not so near a miss against Cork in 2010 — the Treaty men simply could not catch a break.
Tue, 26 May, 2015
The GAA has an excess of stadiums with capacities that are rarely or hardly ever reached, concedes its chief Páraic Duffy.
Wed, 28 Jan, 2015
Personal reflections from Irish Examiner sports writers, with some 2015 wishes and predictions to boot.
Tue, 30 Dec, 2014
I thought that we had seen the last of the mismatches last Sunday in Thurles, but unfortunately not.
Thu, 31 Jul, 2014
Such is their unstinting grá for the old grey bowl, I half expected the Cork supporters to arrive with trowels and silver tins yesterday afternoon, ready and waiting at the final whistle to covet a piece of the Ballintemple venue.
Mon, 14 Jul, 2014
Sunday’s Munster final attendance in Páirc Uí Chaoimh could be as low as 20,000.
Thu, 03 Jul, 2014
Former Irish rugby player Peter Clohessy said yesterday that his pub business in Limerick is being “crucified” at the moment by works associated with a €5m plan to open up Limerick to the River Shannon.
Mon, 22 Jul, 2013
When Gavin Mortimer wrote A History of Cricket in 100 Objects, nothing would stop Michael Moynihan of this parish giving us this, the Munster hurling championship in 25 objects...
Fri, 12 Jul, 2013
Liam Sheedy's Munster Hurling panel to play Connacht shows three changes from the semi-final side which defeated Ulster.
Thu, 28 Feb, 2013
Noel Pyne reaches a remarkable milestone when he makes his 50th successive appearance in the South of Ireland Championship at Lahinch next Saturday.
Tue, 24 Jul, 2012
Waterford manager Michael Ryan paid due tribute to Clare’s battling performance in yesterday’s Munster SHC clash, calling them a “formidable” side.
Mon, 18 Jun, 2012
John Conlon insists the maturing process is over and that Clare’s time is now as they chase a Munster hurling championship breakthrough.
Wed, 13 Jun, 2012
Gaelic football is where his sporting interest lies and where his playing reputation has been established.
Sat, 26 May, 2012
The 2012 M Donnelly-sponsored Interprovincial Football and Hurling Championship was launched today by GAA President Christy Cooney at Croke Park.
Wed, 15 Feb, 2012
NEW Waterford senior hurling manager Michael Ryan says he is “absolutely thrilled” to have former Kerry physical trainer Pat Flanagan on his backroom team.
Thu, 20 Oct, 2011
WATERFORD boss Davy Fitzgerald admitted his team “had a shocker” in yesterday’s Munster hurling decider but insisted they will fight back in the remainder of this year’s championship.
Mon, 11 Jul, 2011
PROFESSIONAL sport is as cold as an accountant’s balance sheet.
Thu, 25 Nov, 2010
WATERFORD manager Davy Fitzgerald was elated at the final whistle on Saturday night and was loud in praise of his charges.
Mon, 19 Jul, 2010
WELL, we should have known. After a week of trumpeting the approach of a Munster hurling final — a Munster final between Cork and Waterford, no less — we’d ourselves set up for a fall.
Mon, 12 Jul, 2010
CORK look certain to have to plan without Donncha O’Connor for Saturday’s All-Ireland qualifier round 2 tie against Cavan at Páirc Uí Chaoimh as the attacker continues to be hampered by an Achilles tendon problem while Paul Kerrigan is another doubt with a hamstring worry.
Wed, 07 Jul, 2010
WATERFORD star Eoin Kelly has branded the GAA’s decision to play the Clare-Waterford Munster SHC clash on Bank Holiday Monday as “unfair” on supporters of both counties.
Wed, 09 Jun, 2010
RTÉ says that the decision to delay Sunday’s Munster SHC game was a direct result of a similar situation last year, when an overlap between games meant the early stages of another Munster hurling championship game wasn’t broadcast.
Tue, 01 Jun, 2010
GAA President Christy Cooney admits his association are considering the creation of its own television channel.
Mon, 17 May, 2010
THE Gaelic Players Association (GPA) confirmed last night that it has been holding informal talks with the GAA in recent days over ongoing issues concerning official recognition and government funding.
Wed, 15 Jul, 2009
Tue, 30 Jun, 2009
THE 2009 hurling and football championships may not be completed if the Gaelic Players Association’s (GPA’S) dispute with the GAA worsens, it emerged last night.
Sat, 27 Jun, 2009
Portumna have claimed the Connacht Hurling Championship, thrashing Mayo's Ballina James Stephens 6-23 to 0-07 at Athleague.
Sun, 18 Nov, 2007