Drom-Broadford Do Limerick Football Proud

Dromcollogher-Broadford 0-7 Nemo Rangers 0-6 Dromcollogher-Broadford are through to the Munster Club Fooball Final after defeating the Cork Champions and Kingpins of Club Football in Ireland Nemo Rangers http://www.nemorangers.ie/ .Drom went into this game as total outsiders and their high fitness levels and short passing game led them on the road to this historic victory,Nemo … Continue reading

The Galvins and Limerick Football 2008

Please forgive the pun,but these two Galvins. John Galvin Chairman Limerick Football County Board John Galvin Snr and John Galvin Jnr have had a Galavanizing effect on the fortunes of Limerick Football Recently .John Snr is the current Limerick County Board Football Chairman and John Galvin Jnr was captain of the victorious Limerick Team over Meath … Continue reading

Tipperary defeat Clare to win Munster Hurling Final

Munster News:   Tipperary — B Cummins 8; E Buckley 8, P Curran 8, C O’Brien 7; E Corcoran 8, C O’Mahony 8, S Maher 7; J Woodlock 7, S McGrath 8; P Kerwick 7, S Callinan 9, J O’Brien 9; E Kelly 8, L Corbett 8, S Butler 5. Subs: D Fanning 7 for … Continue reading

Limerick 2-15 Clare 0-12 NHL

 Mark Foley   Limerick defeated  their near neighbours and rivals Clare at the Gaelic Grounds today by nine points .Clare were the better team in the first half ,Ollie Moran got the first score for Limerick after 21 minutes.A well taken Sean O ‘Connor goal reduced the Clare deficit coming up to the break leaving Limerick trailing to the … Continue reading

Limerick Footballers lose to Sligo by a last minute point.

 Sligo 0-14   Limerick 1-10   Limerick Footballers lost away to Sligo by a last minute point.   Limerick led by 1-6 to 0-5 at half time, wasted possession proved costly in the second half and Sligo scored a winner with one minute left, the league leaders Wexford visit the Gaelic Grounds next on March 16 in … Continue reading

Limerick Hurling,The League Begins v Laois

There will local interest in the Limerick team selection v Laois for the first round of the Allianz National Hurling League which takes place in the Gaelic Grounds,this Sunday with a 2.30 pm throw in.Limerick show six changes from the lineout that played Killkenny in the All Ireland Final last September.Croom’s Mark O Riordan is in the starting line … Continue reading

Maiguesiders play their part in Limerick’s win over Louth

John Galvin(Croom) Goalie Sean Kiely and Adare’s Stephen Lavin. Limerick made a winning start in their Allianz NFL Division Three over Louth at the Gaelic Grounds today, remarkable that it was played at all considering we had snow on the ground this morning, all the more reason to complement the ground staff and Willie Riordan … Continue reading

Times Past :1908,1936

        

Limerick G.A.A Convention Elects New Members ,John Galvin County Chairman

The Limerick G.A.A held it’s eagerly anticipated annual convention in Adare yesterday,which has resulted in two thirds of the  elected officers are new to their position.The duration of the meeting was five hours with 69 clubs from the county represented,which eventually led to 15 officers been elected.Croom will be represented by Mick McDonnell ,who has a … Continue reading

A Sporting Tale

 A Chance Encounter. Garrett Howard        Bank of Ireland Hall of Fame Award 1982. With just a few weeks on from the `County Final (2007) debacle there is still an air of `Doom and Gloom` in the town of Croom and while elsewhere, and you know where, there is a pep in the step in … Continue reading