GAA Hurling

All-Ireland Club Senior Hurling Semi-Final – Gunners continue on quest for ‘Holy Grail’

All-Ireland Club Senior Hurling Semi-Final – Gunners continue on quest for ‘Holy Grail’

All-Ireland Club Senior Hurling Semi-Final – Gunners continue on quest for ‘Holy Grail’

Brian Flannery The quest for the ‘Holy Grail’ of an All-Ireland club title continues for Waterford and Munster champions Ballygunner this Sunday where they meet Ulster champions Slaughtneil from Derry in the All-Ireland club semi-final at Parnell Park 1.30pm.Ballygunner go into this tie as short priced favourites...
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All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Final Heartbreak for Gailltír as Rynagh’s gain revenge.

All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Final  Heartbreak for Gailltír as Rynagh’s gain revenge.

All-Ireland Intermediate Camogie Final Heartbreak for Gailltír as Rynagh’s gain revenge.

St Rynagh’s 1-11 Gailltir 0-10   Thomas Keane Gailltír. Offaly champions St Rynagh’s avenged their All-Ireland final defeat to Gailltír almost two years ago when they got the better of the Waterford champions at Semple Stadium on Saturday. It was a first All-Ireland title for St. Rynagh’s who had four points to...
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Noel Browne’s Pick 6

Noel Browne’s Pick 6

Noel Browne’s Pick 6

Vote for your favourite Noel Browne photo Catherine Power Noel Browne has been taking brilliant sports photos for the Munster Express for more than a decade. Each year Noel picks his favourite photos and they are usually featured in our Sports Supplement. This year we are turning Noel’s Pick 6 into a competition and...
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Moran hangs up inter-county boots

Moran hangs up inter-county boots

Moran hangs up inter-county boots

After 143 games for Waterford in League and Championship, Waterford senior hurler Kevin Moran (34) announced his inter-county retirement last week. The De La Salle clubman retires with two Munster titles, two National Hurling League titles and two All-Stars to his name. The midfielder also represented his county in...
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Down With The Doomsday Talk

Down With The Doomsday Talk

Down With The Doomsday Talk

Jordan Norris It’s been little more than a fortnight since the return of hurling, but our national game now finds itself in ‘crisis’. Or at least some people would have you believe such. With the growing numbers of frees, the odd rule change here and there, players ‘wrapped in cotton wool’ – ‘the game’s not the...
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13 Man Déise fall to first defeat

13 Man Déise fall to first defeat

13 Man Déise fall to first defeat

National Hurling League Division 1 Tipperary 0-24 Waterford 2-16 Brian Flannery Reports Waterford suffered their first defeat in this seasons Allianz National Hurling League when going down by two points to All-Ireland champions Tipperary at Semple Stadium. By the end of this game referee Sean Stack had brandished...
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