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Tuesday 7 February 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Limerick GAA

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# brownie
'The time is right for me to step away' - Limerick All-Ireland winner retires after 11 years
30 and out: Paul Browne has called time on his inter-county career.
# heavy cavalry
Limerick recall four big names for Sunday's provincial decider
The unsurprising reintroductions include that of 2018 Hurler of the Year Cian Lynch.
# ruled fit
Barrett included in Tipp team to face Limerick in Munster decider
The defender limped off against the same opposition two weeks ago.
# The Starters
Two changes for Longford ahead of Tyrone qualifier challenge while Limerick also show hand
The Shannonsiders have made three switches in advance of their meeting with Westmeath.
# full strength
14 of the All-Ireland starting team feature for Limerick against Cork
Peter Casey comes in for Seamus Flanagan, but otherwise it’s the same team that triumphed against Galway.
# Tipster
Kilkenny legend tips 2019 All-Ireland final rematch, but says Clare need to get to the decider
JJ Delaney predicts another meeting of Limerick and Galway in this year’s All-Ireland final.
# Looking Back
'We didn't accuse anyone' - Ex-Limerick star on difficult past when 12 players were cut from the panel
Andrew O’Shaughnessy will feature in next week’s episode of Laochra Gael.
# Lovely Hurling
Six All-Ireland winners start as Limerick storm into league semi-final with 17-point win over Laois
Barry Murphy finished with eight points while Seamus Flanagan and Conor Boylan both scored goals for Limerick.
# spoils shared
Gillane rescues last-gasp draw for All-Ireland champions at snowy Cusack Park
Donal Tuohy saved a penalty but Limerick fought back for a share of the spoils at the death in Ennis.
# Life Without Limits
'The medication is constantly improving' - ex-Limerick star on living with multiple sclerosis
Former All-Star hurler Andrew O’Shaughnessy has always been positive about his condition.
# steady as she goes
Limerick are the biggest threat to their All-Ireland defence - former All-Star O'Shaughnessy
The Shannonsiders are looking to retain the Liam MacCarthy after making an an impressive start to the league.
# Premier Picks
Star Tipp defender gets the nod for league showdown with All-Ireland champions Limerick
James Barry comes in to start at full-back for the Premier County’s trip to the Gaelic Grounds.
# On the box
Clash between All-Ireland champions Limerick and Tipperary to kick-start RTÉ's league coverage
The national broadcaster has announced details for three live games during the 2019 Allianz Leagues.
# take two
Tipperary unveil team for season opener as Liam Sheedy begins second stint in charge
Tipperary will take on Limerick in their opening round of the Munster Senior Hurling League on Friday night.
# response
'We lost one game by a point and all of a sudden people are saying we need to change our whole panel'
Galway’s Pádraic Mannion says that a lack of player rotation didn’t contribute to them losing their All-Ireland crown this year.
# Champions Again
Na Piarsaigh secure back-to-back Limerick titles with clinical display against Doon
Na Piarsaigh are now the first club to defend their Limerick SHC crown since Adare in 2009.
# reinforcements
Dowling, Costello, Shanagher - 2018 was the year of the impact sub in an era of marathon games
Impact subs played a crucial role for teams across both codes in the 2018 championship.
# super fan
'If St Peter gets me at the gate, I couldn't be happier:' 98-year-old Limerick fan stars on The Late Late Show
John Hunt also got to lift the Liam MacCarthy Cup after Limerick ended a 45-year wait for All-Ireland success this year.
# Eye of the tiger
Tiger Woods extends congratulations to Limerick hurlers following All-Ireland success
Woods offered his congratulations to Limerick and close friend JP McManus following Sunday’s triumph.
# Depth
Opinion: Lack of player rotation contributed to Galway losing All-Ireland crown
There was little change between the Galway outfits which started the 2017 and 2018 All-Ireland SHC finals.
# Homecoming
Gaelic Grounds to host homecoming for All-Ireland hurling champions in Limerick today
Musical entertainment will be provided by Niamh Dunne, The Blizzards and DJ Mark McCabe.
# Homecoming
Gaelic Grounds to host homecoming for All-Ireland hurling champions in Limerick tomorrow
Musical entertainment will be provided by Niamh Dunne, The Blizzards and DJ Mark McCabe.
# in good hands
'He transferred us into coming out of nowhere to win a club All Ireland. He made you believe'
Former Galway dual star Alan Kerins speaks about achieving club success with Micheál Donoghue.
# breaking through
'In a semi-final, you don’t see the Cork from Munster Championship. It seems to be their graveyard round'
Seán Óg Ó hAilpín can’t figure out why Cork are struggling at the All-Ireland semi-final stage but he knows they will be back.
# worries
All-Ireland winner Finnerty wary of Limerick's 'better bench' as Galway sit on brink of 'incredible feat'
Limerick are challenging Galway for the All-Ireland crown this weekend.
# opportunity knocks
'Galway were probably faltering in the last three games. I think Limerick will be very conscious of that'
All-Star hurler Ollie Moran believes that Limerick can hurt Galway in the final stages of the All-Ireland final.
# Focused
'I really hope we're not just going to get to the final to march behind the band' - Dowling's rallying call
Shane Dowling gave an inspirational interview after helping Limerick to book a place in the All-Ireland SHC final.
# Perfect Technique
The stunning Nickie Quaid flick-save that sent Limerick and Cork's semi-final thriller to extra-time
Limerick and Cork played out a cracking game to complete a brilliant weekend of All-Ireland semi-final action.
# The Archives
The day Limerick ripped up the script, broke Déise hearts and ended an 11-year wait for an All-Ireland final
The Shannonsiders shocked a much-fancied Waterford side in the 2007 All-Ireland semi-final.
# All-Ireland SHC
Fresh faces added to each panel but Cork and Limerick go with unchanged starting XVs
Na Piarsaigh’s Kevin Downes is part of Limerick’s matchday squad for the first time this season.
# Comeback
'He was coming back off a really difficult winter' - Limerick boss praises recovery of Casey
John Kiely praised the recovery of Peter Casey’s ahead of Limerick’s All-Ireland semi-final meeting with Cork.
Mike Casey returns to Limerick's full-back line for Cork clash
Casey replaces Seamus Hickey in the only change to John Kiely’s side from their victory over Tipp.
# statement
Limerick county board responds to football manager's admin 'error' claims
Billy Lee gave a telling interview shortly after his side’s Munster SFC defeat to Clare on Saturday.
# not for shane
'Hitting frees on a Thursday night, with no one there, no cameras - there's no comparison'
Sharpshooting free-taker Shane Dowling explains why he doesn’t practice frees very often.
# Time to go
Limerick's Wayne McNamara brings his inter-county career to a close
Limerick GAA released a statement on social media earlier.
# stumble and fall
A GAA player has gone viral after snotting himself in Limerick
What a comeback.
# Changes
Ex-Donegal footballer makes transfer to top Clare club
Limerick midfielder Tom Lee has also returned to his native Headford.
# Curtain call
'I’d hate to play in a game in the melting pot and have to come off based on being 35'
Former Limerick skipper Donal O’Grady on the highs and lows of his hurling career, and his decision to call it a day.
# Time's up
'My one sporting ambition was to hurl for Limerick' - Treaty defender retires
Stephen Walsh hangs up his hurl, saying “I no longer feel that I can give 100% commitment to the cause.”
# time off
Limerick blow as David Breen confirms he will take inter-county break in 2016
Former Treaty captain cites work commitments as he takes a step back from the inter-county game.