1935 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

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1935 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
Championship details
Dates 12 May - 1 September
Teams 13
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Kilkenny (11th win)
Captain Lory Meagher
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Limerick
Captain Timmy Ryan
Provincial Champions
Munster Limerick
Leinster Kilkenny
Ulster Not Played
Connacht Not Played
Championship statistics
No. matches played 13
Goals total 92 (7.07 per game)
Points total 141 (10.84 per game)
Top Scorer Matty Power (7-3)
All-Star Team See here
1934
1936

The All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship 1935 was the 49th series of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, Ireland's premier hurling knock-out competition. Kilkenny won the championship, beating Limerick 2-5 to 2-4 in the final.[1]

Teams[edit]

A total of thirteen teams contested the championship.

The Leinster championship was once again contested by the seven strongest hurling teams in the province. The Munster championship was contested by the five strongest hurling teams as Kerry did not field a team.

Galway, who had faced no competition in the Connacht championship since 1923, once again received a bye to the All-Ireland semi-final. There were no representatives from the Ulster championship in the All-Ireland series of games.

Format[edit]

Leinster Championship

First round: (1 match) This was a single match between the first two teams drawn from the province of Leinster. One team was eliminated at this stage while the winning team advanced to the quarter-finals.

Quarter-finals: (2 matches) The winners of the lone quarter-final joined three remaining Leinster teams to make up the quarter-final pairings. Two teams were eliminated at this stage while the two winning teams advanced to the semi-finals.

Semi-finals: (2 matches) The winners of the two quarter-finals joined the two remaining Leinster teams to make up the semi-final pairings. Two teams were eliminated at this stage while the two winning teams advanced to the final.

Final: (1 match) The winners of the two semi-finals contested this game. One team was eliminated at this stage while the winning team advanced to the All-Ireland semi-final.

Munster Championship

Quarter-final: (1 match) This was a single match between the first two teams drawn from the province of Munster. One team was eliminated at this stage while the winning team advanced to the semi-finals.

Semi-finals: (2 matches) The winners of the lone quarter-final joined the three remaining Munster teams to make up the semi-final pairings. Two teams were eliminated at this stage while the two winning teams advanced to the final.

Final: (1 match) The winners of the two semi-finals contested this game. One team was eliminated at this stage while the winning team advanced to the All-Ireland final.

All-Ireland Championship

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.

Results[edit]

Leinster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

May 12
Quarter-final
Offaly 7-10 – 4-3 Kildare

May 19
First round
Meath 3-5 – 3-3 Wexford

May 26
Semi-final
Kilkenny 7-7 – 2-6 Offaly

June 2
Quarter-final
Laois 6-7 – 3-3 Meath

June 16
Semi-final
Laois 5-1 – 3-7 Dublin

July 14
Semi-final replay
Laois 3-5 – 2-6 Dublin

July 21
Final
Laois 0-6 – 3-8 Kilkenny

Round 1 Quarter-finals Semi-finals Leinster final
      
          Offaly 7-10  
          Kildare 4-3  
            Kilkenny 7-7  
            Offaly 2-6  
               
               
            Kilkenny 3-8
            Laois 0-6
               
               
            Laois
(R)
5-1
5-5
 
            Dublin
(R)
3-7
2-6
 
          Laois 6-7       
 Meath 3-5      Meath 3-3       
 Wexford 3-3  

Munster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

July 7
Semi-final
Tipperary 8-4 – 1-2 Waterford

July 14
Quarter-final
Cork 8-3 – 2-4 Clare

July 28
Semi-final
Limerick 3-12 – 2-3 Cork

August 11
Final
Limerick 5-5 – 1-4 Tipperary

Quarter-final Semi-finals Munster final
 Cork 8-3  
 Clare 2-4      Limerick 3-12  
          Cork 2-3  
            Limerick 5-5
            Tipperary 1-4
          Tipperary 8-4
          Waterford 1-2    
      

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

August 4
Semi-final
Kilkenny 6-10 – 1-8 Galway

September 1
Final
Kilkenny 2-5 – 2-4 Limerick
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 46,591
Referee: Dr. T. Daly (Clare)

Championship statistics[edit]

Miscellaneous[edit]

  • Kilkenny win their 11th All-Ireland title to draw level with Cork and Tipperary at the top of the all-time roll of honour. It is the first time that "the big three" share the title of roll of honour leaders.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Roll of Honour". The GAA website. Retrieved 24 July 2011. 

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).

See also[edit]