Limerick set to host tag rugby world cup

THE first tag rugby World Cup to be held in the northern hemisphere will kick-off in Limerick next August 2,000 tag rugby players and their...

Dan Morrissey reaches National League milestone 

DAN Morrissey will make his 40th National Hurling League appearance for Limerick in Saturday night’s encounter with Cork at Páirc Uí Chaoimh.  This will be...

So, is the National Hurling League “a bit pointless”

AHEAD of the start of the National Hurling League this weekend, Tipperary legend Shane McGrath has labelled the competition as “a bit pointless.” “The league...

Limerick’s National League campaign starts Leeside

ALL indicators are that Limerick will make a bold bid to win the upcoming National Hurling League, which opens for the reigning All-Ireland Champions...

Big Munster involvement in Six Nations

THE SIX Nations Championship, for which Ireland have been installed as favourites, opens with a visit to the Principality Stadium in Cardiff to tackle...

SPORTS ROUND-UP: Bruff Junior Bs buzzing after Munster final win 

TEAM captain Cian Madden played the proverbial blinder as Bruff stunned Thurles Sarsfields, 0-10 to 1-6, to capture the Munster Junior B Hurling Championship...

Tough going for Limerick footballers in Division Two 

ABSENT from Division Two since 2007, Limerick found the going tough on their return to the second-tier when soundly beaten 0-16 to 0-4 by...

Veteran Ryan soon to return to Munster fold 

JOHN Ryan’s spell away from Munster will be brief as the prop, who only recently joined the Chiefs in New Zealand for the Super...

Horgan set to face Limerick in league opener 

PATRICK Horgan, hurling’s all-time leading championship scorer, is likely to start in the inside forward line for Cork against All-Ireland Champions Limerick in the...

Costello a welcome addition to Munster Rugby backroom team

GRAHAM Rowntree has wholeheartedly endorsed the promotion of Ian Costello to the newly created position of Head of Rugby Operations with Munster. The Kerry native...