Derek McGrath’s Waterford scored just one goal in the league this year. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho.

Allianz Hurling League semi-final: Limerick v Waterford, Semple Stadium, Sunday, 2pm (TG4) Life in Division 1B has had a groundhog-day element abou(...)

John Power starts for Kilkenny in their Allianz Hurling League clash against Dublin at Nowlan Park on Sunday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Kilkenny make five changes for the Division One A visit of Dublin in Sunday’s last round of regulation matches in the Allianz Hurling League. Captai(...)

Mary Immaculate’s Cian Lynch is tackled by UL’s Kevin Hehir. Photo: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Mary Immaculate College 1-30 UL 3-22 (aet) Two periods of extra time were required before Mary Immaculate College claimed their first Fitzgibbon Cup (...)

LIT’s David Reidy and Eoin Quirke of Mary I contest the ball. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Mary Immaculate College 0-11 Limerick IT 0-9 Mary Immaculate overcame difficult conditions to qualify for their second Fitzgibbon Cup final after edg(...)

 UCD manager Nicky English: His side  are the outsiders of the semi-final quartet largely because they lack   well-known players but as a collective they have been extraordinarily strong. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

The Fitzgibbon Cup this weekend in Cork IT unusually sees no participants from the host city. It’s largely a Limerick invasion with all three college(...)

Limerick’s Declan Hannon scored a crucial first half goal in the win over Kerry. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Limerick 1-19 Kerry 1-15 As expected Limerick collected the points at Fitzgerald Stadium Killarney on Sunday but Kerry once more showed signs of the(...)

File photo, Limerick manager TJ Ryan Photograph: ©Inpho/Cathal Noonan

Limerick 2-23 Wexford 0-15 Limerick manager TJ Ryan must have been pleased with the high scoring rate of his side who thrashed a disappointing Wexf(...)

Limerick’s Richie English and Bobby Duggan of Clare in action during the Munster Senior Hurling Championship Final at the  Gaelic Grounds in Limerick. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Clare 0-18 Limerick 0-17 Davy Fitzgerald’s Clare side claimed the Munster Senior Hurling League at the Gaelic Grounds on Saturday night as they saw(...)

Declan Hannon is in the Limerick side to face Dublin in their All-Ireland SHC qualifier Round 2 match on Saturday at Semple Stadium. Photograph: Inpho

Limerick manager TJ Ryan makes two changes to the team that overcame Westmeath last week for Saturday’s All-Ireland qualifier round two meeting wit(...)

David Breen of Limerick is challenged by Westmeath’s Alan McGrath during the All-Ireland hurling qualifier at Cusack Park in Mullingar. Photograph:  Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

Westmeath 1-12 Limerick 4-15 A wasteful Limerick side survived a genuine challenge from a very plucky Westmeath outfit in showery conditions in(...)