1932 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

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1932 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
Championship details
Dates 1 May 1932 - 4 September 1932
Teams 12
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Kilkenny (9th win)
Captain Jimmy Walsh
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Clare
Captain John Joe Doyle
Provincial Champions
Munster Clare
Leinster Kilkenny
Ulster Not Played
Connacht Not Played
Championship statistics
No. matches played 12
Goals total 90 (7.50 per game)
Points total 112 (9.33 per game)
Top Scorer Tull Considine (12-2)
All-Star Team See here
1931
1933

The 1931 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship was the 46th staging of the All-Ireland hurling championship since its establishment by the Gaelic Athletic Association in 1887. The championship began on 1 May 1932 and ended on 4 September 1932.

Cork were the defending champions, however, they were defeated in the provincial series of games. Kilkenny won the title following a 3-3 to 2-3 victory over Clare in the final.[1]

Teams[edit]

A total of twelve teams contested the championship, the same number of participants from the previous championship. There were no new entrants.

Team summaries[edit]

Team Colours Most recent success
All-Ireland Provincial League
Clare Saffron and blue 1914 1914
Cork Red and white 1931 1931 1929-30
Dublin Blue and navy 1927 1930 1928-29
Galway Maroon and white 1923 1930-31
Kilkenny Black and amber 1922 1931
Laois Blue and white 1915 1915
Limerick Green and white 1921 1923
Meath Green and gold
Offaly Green, white and gold
Tipperary Blue and gold 1930 1930 1927-28
Waterford White and blue
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]

Scoring[edit]

  • Widest winning margin: 19 points
    • Clare 8-3 - 2-2 Kerry (Munster semi-final, 3 July 1932)
  • Most goals in a match: 10
    • Clare 9-4 – 4-14 Galway (All-Ireland semi-final, 14 August 1932)
  • Most points in a match: 23
    • Clare 9-4 – 4-14 Galway (All-Ireland semi-final, 14 August 1932)
  • Most goals by one team in a match: 9
    • Clare 9-4 – 4-14 Galway (All-Ireland semi-final, 14 August 1932)
  • Most goals scored by a losing team: 5
    • Offaly 5-2 – 6-8 Laois (Leinster quarter-final, 8 May 1932)
  • Most points scored by a losing team: 6
    • Galway 4-14 - 9-4 Clare (All-Ireland semi-final, 14 August 1932)

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • The Munster quarter-final clash of Cork and Waterford and the Munster semi-final clash of Clare and Kerry, both scheduled for 5 June 1932, are postponed.
  • Clare win the Munster title for the first time since 1914.
  • There are a number of first-ever meetings. The All-Ireland semi-final between Clare and Galway is their first ever championship clash, while Clare and Kilkenny meet for the first time in the subsequent All-Ireland final.

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 21 July 2011.