Limerick lose out to Clare in Munster SHC Semi-Final
Clare 4-12 Limerick 1-16
Clare and Tipperary will contest the Munster Senior Hurling Champioship Final in Limerick on the 20th of July .
Limerck: B Murray, D Reale, S Lucey, M O’Riordan, S Hickey, P O’Dwyer, M Foley (Capt.), M O’Brien, D O’Grady, M Fitzgerald (B Foley ), O Moran, N Moran, A O’Saughnessy, S O’Connor(P Tobin ), D Sheehan(.D Ryan )
Clare: P Brennan, P Vaughan, F Lohan, G O Grady,B Bugler, C Plunkett, P Donnellan, B O’Connell (Capt.), C Lynch,T Carmody D McMahon, J Clancy, T Griffin, N Gilligan, M Flaherty.
Limerick now face the backdoor route to play Dublin or Offaly next,draw next Sunday.A possible clash after that with either Galway or Waterford.
Camogie: Limerick were defeated in Kilmallock by Killkenny .
Football: Limerick exploits in the League Div.3 this season have been well written about, it turned out that the Shannonsiders just avoided relegation in defeating Letrim in their final game.A loss to Cork in the Munster Semi Final a travesty ! .The rest of the teams in Div 3 are having an amazing run of form ,yesterday in Croke Park saw Wexford reach their first Leinster Final with a Semi -Final win over Laois their first since 1956.On Saturday evening Fermanagh defeated the Football League Div 1 Champions Derry of 2008(Derry defeated Kerry in the final) to reach the Ulster Final,Down also in Limerick’s group play Armagh in the Ulster Semi Final next weekend so DIv 3 has turned out to have been a very competitive League.