1910 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

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1910 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Wexford (1st win)
Captain Dick Doyle
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Limerick
Captain John "Tyler" Mackey
Provincial Champions
Munster Limerick
Leinster Wexford
Ulster Antrim
Connacht Galway
Championship statistics
All-Star Team See here
1909
1911

The All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship 1910 was the 24th series of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, Ireland's premier hurling knock-out competition. Wexford won the championship, beating Limerick 7-0 to 6-2 in the final.[1]

Format[edit]

All-Ireland Championship

Quarter-finals: (2 matches) These are two lone matches that see the Leinster representatives play London and the Ulster representatives play Glasgow. Two teams are eliminated at this stage while the two winning teams advance to the semi-finals.

Semi-finals: (2 matches) The two winning teams from the quarter-finals join the Connacht and Munster representtaives to make up the semi-final pairings. The two quarter-final-winning teams play in one semi-final while the second semi-final is a Connacht-Munster game. Two teams are eliminated at this stage while the two winning teams advance to the All-Ireland final.

Final: (1 match) The winners of the two semi-finals contest this game with the winners being declared All-Ireland champions.

Results[edit]

Leinster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

23 October 1910
Final
Wexford 3-3 – 1-1 Dublin

Munster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Final
Limerick 5-1 – 4-2 Cork

Ulster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Final
Antrim 4-7 – 2-2 Monaghan

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

July 31
Quarter-Final
Glasgow 1-13 – 0-7 Antrim

August 21
Semi-Final
Cork 7-3 – 1-0 Galway

September 4
Quarter-Final
Kilkenny 5-11 – 0-3 London

October 2
Semi-Final
Dublin 6-6 – 5-1 Glasgow

November 20
Final
Wexford 7-0 – 6-2 Limerick
Jones’s Road, Dublin
Attendance: 4,780
Referee: M. F. Crowe (Limerick)

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Three Leinster teams represented the province in the All-Ireland series of games. Kilkenny, as reigning All-Ireland champions, were nominated to represent Leinster in the All-Ireland quarter-final against Antrim. Dublin represented Leinster in the All-Ireland semi-final against Glasgow as they had earlier defeated reigning champions Kilkenny in the provincial semi-final. Wexford were the Leinster representatives in the All-Ireland final as they had earlier defeated Dublin to claim the provincial title.
  • Two Munster teams represented the province in the All-Ireland series of games. Cork were nominated to represent Munster in the All-Ireland semi-final against Galway. They were subsequently defeated by Limerick in the Munster semi-final who represented the province in the All-Ireland final.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Roll of Honour". The GAA website. Retrieved 28 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).
  • Fullam, Brendan, Captains of the Ash (Wolfhound Press, 2002).