1893 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

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1892 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
Championship details
Dates 5 November 1893 - 21 June 1894
Teams 5
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Cork (3rd win)
Captain John 'Curtis' Murphy
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Kilkenny
Captain Dan Whelan
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Kilkenny
Ulster Not Played
Connacht Not Played
Championship statistics
No. matches played 2
Goals total 11 (5.50 per game)
Points total 13 (6.50 per game)
All-Star Team See here
1892
1894

The All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship 1893 was the seventh series of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, Ireland's premier hurling knock-out competition. Cork won the championship, beating Kilkenny in the final.[1]

Format[edit]

Leinster Championship

Final: (1 match) The two participating teams make up the two final teams. One team is eliminated at this stage with the winners advancing to the All-Ireland final.

Munster Championship

Semi-final: (1 match) This is a lone semi-final between the first two teams drawn from the province of Munster. One team is eliminated at this stage with the winners advancing to the final.

Final: (1 match) The winners of the lone semi-final join the remaining Munster team to make up the two final teams.

two participating teams make up the two final teams. One team is eliminated at this stage with the winners advancing to the All-Ireland final.

All-Ireland Championship

Final: (1 match) The two provincial representatives make up the two final teams with the winners being declared All-Ireland champions.

Results[edit]

Leinster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Final
Kilkenny w.o. – scr. Dublin


Munster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Semi-final
Cork w.o. – scr. Kerry


5 November 1893
Final
Cork 5-3 – 0-0 Limerick

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

21 June 1894
Final
Cork 6-8 – 0-2 Kilkenny
Phoenix Park, Dublin
Attendance: c.1,000
Referee: J.J. Kenny (Dublin)

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • The All-Ireland final between Cork and Kilkenny is the very first championship meeting between the two teams. Cork win the game making them the first team to win back-to-back All-Ireland titles.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Roll of Honour". The GAA website. Retrieved 25 July 2011. 

Sources[edit]

  • Corry, Eoghan, The GAA Book of Lists (Hodder Headline Ireland, 2005).
  • Donegan, Des, The Complete Handbook of Gaelic Games (DBA Publications Limited, 2005).

See also[edit]