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Thursday 23 March 2023 Dublin: 7°C

# Limerick GAA

This month
March 2023
# Selection
Aaron Gillane named on Limerick bench as Byrnes returns for Westmeath clash
John Kiely has named the team that will travel to Mullingar on Sunday.
Last month
February 2023
# treaty
JP McManus to become Limerick GAA Honorary Life President
McManus has long been a financial backer and supporter of GAA in his native county.
# Talking Points
Lyng v Cahill tactics, Limerick's returning stars, and Fitzgibbon Cup headaches
Three talking points ahead of the weekend’s Allianz Hurling League action.
# And The Team Is...
Four debutants in Cork team named to face All-Ireland champions Limerick
The sides will meet in their Allianz hurling league opener on Saturday evening.
This year
# Talking Points
Dublin and Derry favourites, Cork's next step and aim for new managers
The second tier action commences tomorrow.
# Winner winner
Cork complete pre-season with perfect sweep to clinch McGrath Cup
The Rebels defeated Limerick by six points to win their first McGrath Cup since 2018.
Last year
# Wipe the slate clean
Nickie Quaid: 'What you've done last year isn’t going to stand for anything next year'
For Nickie Quaid, the evolution in puck-out strategy has meant a greater change for numbers 10 to 15.
# High hopes
New county boss in from Mayo, cruciate setback in USA, and shedding the soft townies tag
It will be a tough but exciting start to life in Division 2 of the National Football League for Limerick with games against All-Ireland semi-finalists Derry and Dublin first up under new manager Ray Dempsey.
# Injury blow
Declan Hannon hopes Mike Casey won't be ruled out for long term
Hannon gave Casey a call after he heard about the injury and recalled his inspirational comeback from previous injury blows.
# On the box
Limerick and Kerry GAA club games live on TV next weekend
Plenty for GAA fans to enjoy on Sunday.
# Limerick GAA
Seán Finn: Limerick jersey storm, position-specific hurl and chasing club glory
The star defender chats about the split season, Bruff and the controversy around Limerick’s training jersey.
# Limerick GAA
'There were dark moments along the road. It always makes you appreciate the brighter days'
A new hurling book, Limerick: A Biography in Nine Lives, tells the story of heartbreak and joy.
# statement
Limerick reduce cost of new warm-up jersey to €100 for senior team holiday fund
The All-Ireland champions launched the training shirt yesterday, and have since released a statement after coming under fire.
# End of the road
Billy Lee steps down as Limerick senior football manager after six years
Limerick GAA thank Lee for ‘his enormous effort and the success he has delivered’.
# Phew
'I couldn't tell John to be honest' - Gillane's frisbee injury fright before All-Ireland final
Limerick’s star forward suffered a minor knee injury before the Kilkenny but his fitness for the game was never in doubt.
# Final Four
Galway to face Limerick and Clare take on Kilkenny as All-Ireland semi-final pairings confirmed
Two mouth-watering ties are on the way in July.
# Gillane returns
John Kiely makes three changes to Limerick team ahead of Munster final
A packed to capacity Semple Stadium will host Limerick and Clare on Sunday.
# Shannonsiders
Rock-bottom in 2018, an 'Italia 90' penalty shootout and a first Munster final in 12 years
Former Limerick footballer Pa Ranahan speaks to The42 before today’s provincial decider against Kerry.
# Face off
No David Clifford as Kerry make two changes for Munster final against Limerick
Meanwhile, the Shannonsiders have named an unchanged team for Saturday’s battle.
# Champions
0-9 for O'Connor as Limerick edge out Tipperary to clinch Munster U20 hurling honours
The decider was contested at the Gaelic Grounds.
# huge loss
Hamstring injury rules Limerick's Cian Lynch out of rest of Munster SHC
The star midfielder picked up the injury against Waterford.
# decisions
Gleeson and Barron named on bench for Waterford's clash with Limerick
The Déise boss named his starting XV to face the All-Ireland champions earlier this afternoon with eyebrows raised at his selection
# back in the groove
'Very lucky' - Limerick great Dowling on club return from injury hell after 2020 retirement
The 2018 All-Ireland winner came on for Na Piarsaigh at the weekend after a lengthy lay-off with a knee injury.
# Model Side
Wexford grab crucial goal to edge out All-Ireland champions Limerick in league opener
Mikie Dwyer scored the second-half goal for Darragh Egan’s winning side.
# Down memory lane
'I said 'Your father would be so proud of you'' - Special family moment after Limerick's 2018 triumph
The legendary Limerick goalkeeper will be the next GAA figure to feature on Laochra Gael.
All time
# No Word
'I haven't looked at that stuff' - Limerick star Lynch on backroom team rumours
There were reports of changes on the horizon in the All-Ireland winning set-up.
# And The Team Is...
Kingston and Cadogan named in Cork team as Limerick name unchanged side for All-Ireland final
Kingston was named man-of-the-match in their semi-final win over Kilkenny.
'You have to concentrate on yourself more than some of the opposition' - Cork's All-Ireland final task
Clare All-Ireland winner Colin Ryan joined the crew on The42 GAA Weekly to look ahead to the All-Ireland SHC final.
# Unstoppable
Watch: Kyle Hayes' electrifying solo goal from today's Munster hurling final
The 23-year-old ran more than half the pitch before finishing past Barry Hogan.
# Onwards
Clare overcome spirited Kerry display to book semi-final date with Limerick
Shane Punch and Oisín O’Donnell both scored goals for Clare to help them to victory.
# Round-Up
Paddy Christie's Tipp book Munster semi-final spot while Waterford hit four goals to advance
There was plenty of drama in the U20 quarter-finals this evening.
# And The Team Is...
13 All-Ireland-winning final stars named to start as Limerick show their hand
John Kiely’s side will take on Cork in the Munster SHC semi-final on Saturday.
# Rout
Limerick cut loose to ease past Waterford
It’s Cork next time out in a Munster semi.
# Spring/Summer Season
All-Ireland champions Limerick unveil new county jersey ahead of 2021 season
The O’Neill’s strip features the names of 65 Limerick clubs across the front and back.
'The best of the best' - Limerick GAA pay tribute to key behind-the-scenes figure in All-Ireland wins
Physiotherapist Mark Van Drumpt passed away following an illness.
# The Line-Ups
One change for Limerick while Tipp name experienced side for Munster last-four clash
Páirc Uí Chaoimh will host this battle on Sunday.
# Casualty
Limerick All-Ireland winning defender major doubt with serious knee injury
Manager John Kiely says Mike Casey must undergo scans to assess the damage.
# Interview
'They're mad to come in to us. It's sad but we're better off than most' - waiting to hug grandkids again
Richie Bennis speaks to The42 following the launch of his new book.
# The Line-Ups
Limerick star Hayes to make first league appearance of 2020 while Horgan leads Cork charge
Páirc Uí Chaoimh will host the Round 4 clash on Sunday afternoon.
Tipperary v Limerick, Allianz Hurling League Division 1, Group A
Join us for live updates as The Premier host The Treaty in Thurles, with throw-in at 5:15pm.