1899 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

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1899 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Tipperary (5th win)
Captain Tim Condon
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Wexford
Captain Jim Furlong
Provincial Champions
Munster Tipperary
Leinster Wexford
Ulster Not Played
Connacht Not Played
Championship statistics
All-Star Team See here
1898
1900

The All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship 1899 was the thirteenth series of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, Ireland's premier hurling knock-out competition. Tipperary won the championship, beating Wexford 3-12 to 1-4 in the final.[1]

Format[edit]

All-Ireland Championship

Final: (1 match) The Munster and Leinster champions play in this game to determine the All-Ireland champions.

Results[edit]

Leinster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Semi-final
Wexford 4-7 – 0-1 Offaly

Final
Wexford 2-12 – 1-4 Dublin


Munster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Semi-final
Tipperary w.o. – scr. Limerick

Semi-final
Cork 3-4 – 2-9 Clare

Final
Tipperary 5-16 – 0-8 Clare

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

24 March 1901
Final
Tipperary 7-13 – 3-10 Wexford
Jones's Road, Dublin
Attendance: c.3,500
Referee: A. McKeogh (Dublin)

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • The All-Ireland final between Tipperary and Wexford was abandoned near the end. Since Tipperary were winning by a considerable margin at that stage it was decided to award them the championship title.
  • Tipperary win their 5th All-Ireland title to become outright leaders on the all-time roll of honour. It is a position they will retain until 1942.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Roll of Honour". The GAA website. Retrieved 26 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).