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GAA results: Mount Leinster Rangers crowned Leinster champions

Published 01/12/2013 | 15:39

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1 December 2013; Brothers from left, John, Richard, Paul and Edward Coady, Mount Leinster Rangers, celebrate with the cup after the game. AIB Leinster Senior Club Hurling Championship Final, Oulart the Ballagh, Wexford v  Mount Leinster Rangers, Carlow, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny. Picture credit: Paul Mohan / SPORTSFILE
1 December 2013; Brothers from left, John, Richard, Paul and Edward Coady, Mount Leinster Rangers, celebrate with the cup after the game. AIB Leinster Senior Club Hurling Championship Final, Oulart the Ballagh, Wexford v Mount Leinster Rangers, Carlow, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny. Picture credit: Paul Mohan / SPORTSFILE
1 December 2013; Richard Coady, Mount Leinster Rangers, in action against Rory Jacob, Oulart the Ballagh. AIB Leinster Senior Club Hurling Championship Final, Oulart the Ballagh, Wexford v  Mount Leinster Rangers, Carlow, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny. Picture credit: Paul Mohan / SPORTSFILE
1 December 2013; Richard Coady, Mount Leinster Rangers, in action against Rory Jacob, Oulart the Ballagh. AIB Leinster Senior Club Hurling Championship Final, Oulart the Ballagh, Wexford v Mount Leinster Rangers, Carlow, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny. Picture credit: Paul Mohan / SPORTSFILE
1 December 2013; Colm Cooper, Dr. Crokes, in action against Michael Hawes, Cratloe. AIB Munster Senior Club Football Championship Final, Dr. Crokes, Kerry, v Cratloe, Clare. Gaelic Grounds, Limerick. Picture credit: Stephen McCarthy / SPORTSFILE
1 December 2013; Colm Cooper, Dr. Crokes, in action against Michael Hawes, Cratloe. AIB Munster Senior Club Football Championship Final, Dr. Crokes, Kerry, v Cratloe, Clare. Gaelic Grounds, Limerick. Picture credit: Stephen McCarthy / SPORTSFILE

Mount Leinster Rangers caused a major upset today by beating overwhelming favourites Oulart-the-Ballagh to win their first Leinster hurling title while Dr Crokes survived a scare to claim their third Munster title in a row.

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Denis Murphy hit eight points for Rangers as they defied the odds to beat the Wexford champions by 0-11 to 0-8 at Nowlan Park in Kilkenny.

The Carlow boys march on now to face Antrim champions Loughgiel Shamrocks in the All-Ireland semi-final next year.

Colm Cooper saw red for Dr Crokes as they withstood a spirited comeback from first-time Clare champions Cratloe.

Johnny Buckley's late point was enough to give the Kerry champion a 0-12 to 0-11 win at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick.

Ballinderry have been crowned Ulster football champions after a 1-13 to 2-6 victory Donegal champions Glenswilly in Omagh.

Results:

Munster senior football Final

Dr Crokes (Kerry) 0-12 Cratloe (Clare) 0-11

Leinster senior hurling Final

Mount Leinster Rangers (Carlow) 0-11 Oulart-the-Ballagh (Wexford) 0-8

Leinster Junior hurling Final

Ballinamere (Offaly) 2-8 Lisdowney (Kilkenny) 0-13

Leinster Intermediate Football Final

Geraldines (Louth) 2-9 Naomh Olaf (Dublin) 1-12 (after extra time)

Leinster Junior Football Final

Two Mile House (Kildare) 2-15 Hunterstown Rovers (Louth) 1-12

All Ireland Ladies Club Final 

Carnacon (Mayo) 1-06  Donaghmoyne (Cork) 0-08

Ulster senior football Final

Ballinderry (Derry) 1-13 Glenswilly (Donegal) 2-6

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