1919 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

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1919 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
Championship details
Dates 18 May 1919 - 21 September 1919
Teams 14
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Cork (7th win)
Captain Jimmy Kennedy
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Dublin
Captain Charlie Stuart
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Dublin
Ulster Not Played
Connacht Not Played
Championship statistics
No. matches played 13
Goals total 82 (6.3 per game)
Points total 88 (6.7 per game)
All-Star Team See here
1918
1920

The 1919 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship was the 33rd staging of the All-Ireland hurling championship since its establishment by the Gaelic Athletic Association in 1887. The championship began on 18 May 1919 and ended on 21 September 1919.

Limerick were the defending champions, however, they were defeated in the provincial championship. Cork won the title following a 6-4 to 2-4 defeat of Dublin in the final.[1]

Teams[edit]

Team summaries[edit]

Team Colours Most recent success
All-Ireland Provincial
Clare Saffron and blue 1914 1914
Cork Red and white 1903 1915
Dublin Navy and blue 1917 1917
Galway Maroon and white 1917
Kerry Green and gold 1891 1891
Kilkenny Black and amber 1914 1916
Laois Blue and white 1915 1915
Limerick Green and white 1918 1918
Louth Red and white
Meath Green and gold
Offaly Green, white and gold
Tipperary Blue and gold 1916 1916
Waterford Blue and white
Wexford Purple and gold 1910 1918

Results[edit]

Leinster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Munster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Cork's All-Ireland final victory is their first since 1903. It remains their longest interval between successive championship titles.

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).

External links[edit]

References[edit]

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