1900 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

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1900 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Tipperary (6th win)
Captain Ned Hayes
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team London
Captain Dan Horgan
Provincial Champions
Munster Tipperary
Leinster Kilkenny
Ulster Not Played
Connacht Galway
Championship statistics
All-Star Team See here
1899
1901

The All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship 1900 was the fourteenth series of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, Ireland's premier hurling knock-out competition. Tipperary won the championship, beating London 2-5 to 0-6 in the final.[1]

Format[edit]

All-Ireland Championship

Semi-final: (2 matches) The four provincial representatives make up the semi-final pairings. Two teams are eliminated at this stage while the two winning teams advance to the home final.

Home final: (1 match) The winners of the two semi-finals contest this game. One team is eliminated while the winning team advances to the final.

Final: (1 match) The winners of the home final and London, who receive a bye to this stage of the championship, contest this game. The winners are declared All-Ireland champions.

Results[edit]

Connacht Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Final
Galway 4-2 – 1-2 Sligo


Leinster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Semi-final
Offaly 1-5 – 3-3 Kilkenny

25 August 1901
Final
Kilkenny 4-11 – 4-10 Dublin

Munster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Quarter-final
Limerick 2-7 – 3-7 Clare

Quarter-final
Tipperary 0-12 – 0-9 Cork

Semi-final
Tipperary 6-11 – 1-6 Clare

Final
Tipperary 6-11 – 2-1 Kerry

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

29 June 1902
Semi-final
Tipperary 1-11 – 1-8 Kilkenny

20 July 1902
Semi-final
Galway 3-44 – 0-1 Antrim

21 September 1902
Home final
Tipperary 6-13 – 1-5 London

26 October 1902
Final
Tipperary 2-5 – 0-6 London
Jones’s Road, Dublin
Attendance: c.8,000
Referee: J. McCarthy (Kilkenny)

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • A team from Ulster participates in the championship for the very first time with Antrim representing the northern province.
  • The Connacht championship is contested for the very first time.
  • One of the All-Ireland semi-finals sees the Leinster and Munster champions play against each other. This did not happen again until the 1928 championship.
  • As a gesture to the exiles, London are allowed to participate in the championship for the very first time and are given a bye to the final.

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).

See also[edit]