1922 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
1922 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Kilkenny (8th win)
Captain Wattie Dunphy
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Tipperary
Captain Johnny Leahy
Provincial Champions
Munster Tipperary
Leinster Kilkenny
Ulster Not Played
Connacht Galway
Championship statistics
All-Star Team See here
1921
1923

The All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship 1922 was the 36th series of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, Ireland's premier hurling knock-out competition. Kilkenny won the championship, beating Tipperary 4-2 to 2-6 in the final.[1]

Format[edit]

All-Ireland Championship

Semi-final: (1 match) This is a lone match between the Munster champions and Galway, who receive a bye to this stage of the championship. One team is eliminated at this stage while the winning team advances to the final.

Final: (1 match) The winner of the lone semi-final and the Leinster champions contest this game with the winners being declared All-Ireland champions.

Results[edit]

Leinster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

19 November 1922
Final
Kilkenny 3-4 – 1-2 Dublin

Munster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Final
Limerick 2-2 – 2-2 Tipperary


Final Replay
Limerick 1-4 – 4-2 Tipperary

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

26 August 1923
Semi-final
Tipperary 3-2 – 1-3 Galway

9 September 1923
Final
Kilkenny 4-2 – 2-6 Tipperary
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 26,119
Referee: P. Dunphy (Laois)

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Kilkenny win their 8th championship and overtake Cork in second position on the all-time roll of honour.

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 27 July 2011.