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“It’s Cool That They Finally Won” – Tiger Weighs In On Limerick’s Triumph

Limerick’s hurlers have been receiving their fair share of praise from around the sporting world, following their All-Ireland senior hurling final triumph last Sunday. One of the biggest and most surprising names to congratulate John Kiely’s men was golfer and 14-time major winner Tiger Woods. Woods is a close friend of JP McManus who sponsors the hurlers through Sporting Limerick …

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Micheál Donoghue Vows Resilient Galway Will Bounce Back

Galway manager, Micheál Donoghue has vowed that his side will recover from their one-point loss to Limerick in the All Ireland final at the weekend and come back stronger.  The Tribesmen found themselves eight points down after 68 minutes but fought their way back to within a point during additional time. Donoghue has hailed the character of his players to recover …

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Limerick Dominate Pundit Arena Hurling Team Of The Year

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One of the greatest hurling championships of the modern era has come to a close with Limerick taking home the Liam MacCarthy Cup. We’re left with some fantastic memories of outstanding performances. After much consideration and debate, we have selected our team of the year. 1 Eoin Murphy (Kilkenny) The Kilkenny goalkeeper has been unrivalled in the championship this year. He performed …

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Limerick Hurlers Celebrate All-Ireland Victory At Gaelic Grounds

An estimated 80k to 90,000 strong crowd meant that the Limerick hurling team took their time getting from Colbert Station to the Gaelic Grounds. The stadium steadily filled up for hours in anticipation of the arrival home for the stars that claimed the Liam MacCarthy Cup. Páirc na nGael @gaelicgrounds Sean Sabhat ringing out for #homecoming #luimneachabú pic.twitter.com/g8MTwjX6CO — Tomás O …

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Watch: Limerick Team Arrive Home To Raucous Scenes

It’s becoming as well-worn as the original statement, but for Limerick, 45 years of pain have come to an end. In defeating defending champions Galway in the All Ireland final yesterday, Limerick claimed the Liam MacCarthy Cup at Croke Park. The thoroughly deserved celebrations presumably went long into the night, but they are far from over. After the yearly visits …

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All You Need To Know Ahead Of Limerick’s Triumphant Homecoming

Liam McCarthy will make his first appearance in the Gaelic Grounds this evening as the All Ireland champions, Limerick are welcomed back to their home ground after their historic win yesterday. A huge crowd is expected to turn up to welcome home their heroes from Dublin with the free tickets for the gathering being snapped up within two hours on …

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The Sunday Game Announce Their Hurler And Team Of The Year Awards

Another hurling season has come to an end, and there’s no better time to decide on those players who starred this year. There was a lot of debate among The Sunday Game panel on Sunday night, one which featured the likes of Anthony Daly and Donal O’Grady. Ultimately, champions Limerick dominated proceedings in the ‘Team of the Year’ awards, with seven …

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