Sport Hurling

Saturday 2 July 2016

EURO 2016 LATEST Visit Euro 2016 Hub

Fri 10th June

Sat 11th June

Sun 12th June

Mon 13th June

Tue 14th June

Wed 15th June

Thu 16th June

Fri 17th June

Sat 18th June

Sun 19th June

Mon 20th June

Sat 25th June

Sun 26th June

Mon 27th June

Thu 30th June

Poland POL 1 (3)

Portugal POR 1 (5)

REPORT

Fri 01st July

Today's Fixtures

Germany GER

Italy ITA

20:00

Sun 03rd July

France FRA

Iceland ISL

20:00

Wed 06th July

Portugal POR

Wales WAL

20:00


Heffernan settles nerves

Tipperary 1-20 Limerick IT 2-12

Published 04/02/2013 | 04:00

Tipperary set up a second successive final meeting with Clare after seeing off Limerick IT in Dolla.

  • Go To

The home side opened up a 10-point lead at half-time, but were made to endure nervy closing stages when Gary Guilfoyle's second goal reduced the margin to two. However, substitute Michael Heffernan's goal secured a place in the final for Tipperary.

SCORERS – Tipperary: J O'Dwyer 0-7 (2f, 2 '65'), M Heffernan 1-0, J Forde, J O'Neill 0-3, J McLoughney (1f), S McGrath 0-2 each, J O'Brien, C Coughlan, S Bourke 0-1 each; Limerick: G Guilfoyle 2-10 (1-9f), S Collins, J Guilfoyle 0-1 each.

TIPPERARY – D Gleeson; C Coughlan, T Stapleton, T Treacy; J McLoughney, R Sherlock, O Quirke; S McGrath, C O'Brien; J O'Dwyer, J Woodlock, J Forde (0-3); J O'Neill (0-3), C Hogan, J O'Brien. Subs: D Maher for Stapleton (h-t); N McGrath for C O'Brien (h-t); S Bourke for J O'Brien (45); M Heffernan for Hogan (54); B O'Meara for O'Neill (65).

LIMERICK IT – A Fahy; A Dempsey, P Begley, C Barrett, P Ahern, J O'Keeffe, P Flaherty; J Guilfoyle, E O'Sullivan; G Guilfoyle, S Collins, J Fitzgibbon; P Greene, P O'Brien, P Hickey. Subs: C Madden for Fitzgibbon (24); P Dalton for Hickey (47); C Nelson for O'Sullivan (47); S O'Connor for Dempsey (59).

REF – P Casey (Waterford).

Irish Independent

Read More

Promoted articles

Editor's Choice

Also in Sport