Munster GAA

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Munster GAA
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Irish:Cúige Mumhan
Location:South
Number of counties:6
Province colours:bummy
Major grounds: Semple Stadium
Gaelic Grounds
Fitzgerald Stadium
Páirc Uí Chaoimh
Most All-Ireland titles
Hurling: Cork (30)
Football: Kerry (37]
Most provincial titles
Hurling: Cork (51)
Football: Kerry (77)
Interprovincial Championship wins
Hurling:44
Football:15
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The Munster Council is a provincial council of the Gaelic Athletic Association sports of hurling, Gaelic football, camogie, rounders and handball in the province of Munster. [1]

Contents

Constituent counties

Hurling

Honours

Current hurling squad

No.PlayerPositionClub
1 Anthony Nash Goalkeeper Cork
2 Shane O'Neill Right Corner Back Cork
3 Seamus Hickey Full Back Limerick
4 Padraic Maher Left Corner Back Tipperary
5 Brendan Bugler Right Half Back Clare
6 Michael Walsh Centre Back Waterford
7 Brendan Maher Left Half Back Tipperary
8 Paul Browne Midfield Limerick
9 Conor Ryan Midfield Clare
10 Tony Kelly Right Half Forward Clare
11 John O'Dwyer Centre Forward Tipperary
12 Pa Cronin Left Half Forward Cork
13 Shane Dowling Right Corner Forward Limerick
14 Seamus Callinan Full Forward Tipperary
15 Patrick Horgan Left Corner Forward Cork
No.PlayerPositionClub
16 Patrick Kelly Substitiute Clare
17 Shane Nolan Substitiute Kerry
18 Kevin Moran Substitiute Waterford
19 Lar Corbett Substitiute Tipperary
20 Mark Ellis Substitiute Cork
21 Patrick Maher Substitiute Tipperary
22 Noel McGrath Substitiute Tipperary
23 Conor McGrath Substitiute Clare
24 Conor Lehane Substitiute Cork

Noted hurlers

Limerick's Andrew O'Shaughnessy (left) representing Munster in the 2008 Railway Cup hurling semi-final against Ulster Munster vs Ulster (hurling) - Railway Cup 2008.jpg
Limerick's Andrew O'Shaughnessy (left) representing Munster in the 2008 Railway Cup hurling semi-final against Ulster

Gaelic football

Camogie Gael Linn Cup

The Munster camogie team won the premier representative competition in the women’s team field sport of camogie, the Gael Linn Cup on 20 occasions (click on year for teams) in. 1961, 1963, 1964, 1966, 1980, 1982, 1990, 1992, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 and 2009,

Camogie Gael Linn Trophy

The Munster provincial junior camogie team won the Gael Linn Trophy on 17 occasions (click on year for teams) in 1975, 1977, 1978, 1980, 1983, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1992, 1994, 1996, 1997, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2008 and 2011.

Inter-County competitions

Club competitions

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References

  1. "Munster GAA Web site". munster.gaa.ie.