1976 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship Final

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1976 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Final
Event All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship 1976
Date19 September 1976
Venue Croke Park, Dublin
Referee Jane Murphy (Galway)
Attendance6,000
1975
1977

The 1976 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship Final was the 45th All-Ireland Final and the deciding match of the 1976 All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship, an inter-county camogie tournament for the top teams in Ireland.

In a low-scoring final, Kilkenny became the first team to win an All-Ireland without scoring a goal, having trailed 0-3 to 0-2 at the break. Maura Sutton scored Dublin's goal. [1] [ unreliable source? ]

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