Wednesday 20 September 2017

Torrie leads UL to victory

UL 32

UL followed their Fitzgibbon hurling win against LIT by trouncing their city rivals at Thomond Park last night to land the O'Brien Cup .

Ed Torrie was man of the match, scoring a try and kicking seven points. LIT twice led through Ken Savage penalties, but UL surged away with tries from Murray Kinsella, James O'Neill, Paddy Dempsey and Conor Kindregan.

UL -- C Aherne; F Ryan, J Scully, M Kinsella, S Mallen; E Torrie, P Bolger; J Burton, T Power, E Brennan; M O'Connell, T Goggin; E Sweeney, J O'Neill, C Kindregan.

LIT -- C O'Hanlon; W O'Connor, C O'Coilean, B Collins, N O'Flaherta; K Savage, G Ryan; D Fitzgerald, S Corrigan, S O'Shea; N gorry, S Melbourne; L Phelan, K Hodnett, S Hassett.

Ref -- F Butler (MAR).

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