Wednesday 20 September 2017

Torrie leads UL to victory

UL 32
LIT 6

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).

Irish Independent

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