1914 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

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1914 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
Championship details
Dates 10 May - 18 October 1914
Teams 14
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Clare (1st win)
Captain Amby Power
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Laois
Captain Jack Carroll
Provincial Champions
Munster Clare
Leinster Laois
Ulster Not Played
Connacht Galway
Championship statistics
No. matches played 14
Goals total 88 (6.2 per game)
Points total 75 (5.3 per game)
All-Star Team See here
1913
1915

The 1914 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship was the 28th staging of the All-Ireland hurling championship since its establishment by the Gaelic Athletic Association in 1887. The championship began on 10 May 1914 and ended on 18 October 1914.

Kilkenny entered the championship as defending champions, however, they were beaten by Laois in the Leinster final. Clare won the title following a 5-1 to 1-0 defeat of Laois in the final.[1]

Teams[edit]

Team summaries[edit]

Team Colours Most recent success
All-Ireland Provincial
Clare Saffron and blue 1889
Cork Red and white 1903 1912
Dublin Navy and blue 1889 1908
Galway Maroon and white 1912
Kerry Green and gold 1891 1891
Kilkenny Black and amber 1913 1913
Laois Blue and white
Limerick Green and white 1897 1911
Offaly Green, white and gold
Roscommon Blue and saffron 1913
Tipperary Blue and gold 1908 1913
Waterford Blue and white
Westmeath Maroon and white
Wexford Purple and gold 1910 1910

Results[edit]

Connacht Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Leinster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Munster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Laois win the Leinster title for the first time in their history.
  • The All-Ireland final is the first ever championship meeting of Clare and Laois. Clare win the All-Ireland title for the first time in their history.

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).

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Roll of Honour". The GAA website. Retrieved 28 July 2011.