1926 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
|Dates||18 April – 24 October 1926|
|Winning team||Cork (8th win)|
|Captain||Seán Óg Murphy|
|All-Star Team||See here|
The 1926 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship was the 40th staging of the All-Ireland hurling championship since its establishment by the Gaelic Athletic Association in 1887. The championship began on 18 April 1926 and ended on 24 October 1926.
Semi-final: (1 match) The winners of the Leinster championship were drawn to play Galway, who received a bye to this stage of the championship. One team was eliminated at this stage while the winning team advanced to the final.
Final: (1 match) The winners of the lone semi-final and the Munster champions contested this game with the winners being declared All-Ireland champions.
|Cork||4-6 – 2-0||Kilkenny|
- The Munster final between Cork and Tipperary is abandoned after just ten minutes when the crowd storm the field.
- For the first time ever the Munster final goes to a second replay.
- The All-Ireland semi-final between Kilkenny and Galway is the first GAA game to be broadcast on radio. The commentator is P.D. Mehigan. It is also the first commentary on a field game to take place in Europe.
- "All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Roll of Honour". The GAA website. Retrieved 25 July 2011.
- Corry, Eoghan, The GAA Book of Lists (Hodder Headline Ireland, 2005).
- Donegan, Des, The Complete Handbook of Gaelic Games (DBA Publications Limited, 2005).