Good Luck to Cork Minors! 2011-04-30 07:24:00

The Cork Minor Hurlers play Kerry in the first play-off this evening, April 30th at 6.30pm in Páirc Uí Chaoimh - please note change of time.

The winners of this game play Tipperary on Sunday, May 8th at 3.30pm in Thurles, where a sem-final place will be at stake.

The Cork team for this evening's game will be as follows:

1. Gary Minihane
Courcey Rovers

2. Alan Dennehy   3. Colm Barry   4. Anthony Dennehy
Charleville     Castlelyons Na Piarsaigh

5. Cormac Walsh 6. Colm Spillane 7. Killian Burke
Midleton Castlelyons   Midleton

8. Shane O'Keeffe     9. Killian McIntyre
Blackrock     Carrigaline

10. Alan Cadogan 11. Dillon Cahill 12. Cormac Murphy
Douglas   Cloyne Mallow

13. Pa O'Callaghan   14. Darren Sweetnam  15. Rob O'Shea
Ballyhea     Sam Maguires Carrigaline

Captain: Colm Spillane (Castlelyons) 

We will have live updates from the game on the Cork GAA Twitter page at http://twitter.com/#!/OfficialCorkGAA 

Fixture details

When - Saturday April 30th at 6.30pm
Where - Pairc Ui Chaoimh
Referee - Shane Hourigan (Limerick)

Extra time - (2 periods x 10 minutes only) to be played if sides finish level at the end of 60 minutes
Replay date - in the event of a draw after extra time, the replay of this game will take place on Wednesday May 4th.
Next Round - the winners play Tipperary in the Semi-Final 2nd playoff on Saturday May 7th at 7:15pm in Semple Stadium Thurles.
Admission Prices -
Adult - €10
Student/OAP with appropriate ID Card - €5
Under 16s are free
  

For the Record

 

Cork

Kerry

2011 Team Management

John Considine (Sarsfields - Coach); Ronan Dwane (Aghada);
John O'Callaghan (Donoughmore);
Seán McGrath (Glen Rovers); Jim O'Sullivan (Castlemagner)

Ger McCarthy (Causeway - Manager); Joe Walsh (Kilmoyley - Coach / Trainer); Andy O'Sullivan (Kenmare),  Joe Walsh (Kilmoyley),
John Paul Leahy (Ballyduff), Maura Griffin (Physio),
Ger Maunsell (Team Attendant)

2011 Team Captain

Colm Spillane
(Castlelyons)

Kieran Fitzgibbon
(Kenmare)

2010 Championship Performance

Cork defeated Tipperary after extra time in the first round before losing out to Waterford in the semi-final (after a replay) by 2-17 to 1-13.

Lost to Limerick in the first round before losing to Clare in the Semi-Final 1st playoff.

Number of Munster Minor Hurling titles

32

0

Last Munster Minor Hurling Title

2008

N/A

Munster Minor Hurling Championship Record since 2000

Played - 35
Won - 23
Lost - 9
Drawn - 3

Played - 12
Won - 0
Lost - 12
Drawn - 0

Last meeting in the Munster Minor Hurling Championship

April 1st 2005 at Austin Stack Park Tralee - Cork 4-28 Kerry 0-1 - Munster First Round

Did You Know?  

  • In the Minor Hurling All Ireland Roll of Honour, Tipperary and Cork are tied for second in the charts with 18 titles each behind Kilkenny's 20 titles. Limerick have 3 titles (1940, 1958, 1984), Waterford have won 2 titles (1929, 1948) while Clare's only title to date came in 1997.
  • Of the last 12 All-Ireland Minor Hurling Finals played, the Irish Press Cup has only returned to Munster on occasions - Cork (2001) and Tipperary (2006 and 2007). Of the other 9 titles since 1999, Galway have 5 and Kilkenny have captured 4.
  • Tipperary were All-Ireland Minor Hurling Champions in 1930, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1947, 1949, 1952, 1953, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1959, 1976, 1980, 1982, 1996, 2006, 2007
  • Cork were All-Ireland Minor Hurling Champions in 1928, 1937, 1938, 1939, 1941, 1951, 1964, 1967, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1974, 1978, 1979, 1985, 1995, 1998, 2001

 

 *Photo shows action from Cork's first round game v Limerick - courtesy George Hatchell







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