1992 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

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1992 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
Championship details
Dates 24 May - 6 September 1992
Teams 15
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Kilkenny (24th win)
Captain Liam Fennelly
Manager Ollie Walsh
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Cork
Captain Ger FitzGerald
Manager Fr. Michael O'Brien
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Kilkenny
Ulster Down
Connacht Not Played
Championship statistics
No. matches played 16
Player of the Year Brian Corcoran
All-Star Team See here
1991
1993

The All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship of 1992 was the 106th staging of Ireland's premier hurling knock-out competition. Kilkenny won the championship, beating Cork 3-10 to 1-12 in the final at Croke Park, Dublin.

The championship[edit]

Participating counties[edit]

Province County Stadium Most recent success
All-Ireland Provincial
Leinster Dublin Parnell Park 1938 1961
Kilkenny Nowlan Park 1983 1991
Laois O'Moore Park 1915 1949
Offaly O'Connor Park 1985 1990
Wexford Wexford Park 1968 1977
Munster Clare Cusack Park 1914 1932
Cork Páirc Uí Chaoimh 1990 1990
Kerry Austin Stack Park 1891 1891
Limerick Gaelic Grounds 1973 1981
Tipperary Semple Stadium 1991 1991
Waterford Walsh Park 1959 1963
Connacht Galway Pearse Stadium 1988 1922
Ulster Antrim Casement Park 1991
Derry Celtic Park 1908
Down Páirc Esler 1941

Format[edit]

Leinster Championship[edit]

Quarter-final: (1 match) This is a lone match between the first two teams drawn from the province of Leinster. One team is eliminated at this stage, while the winners advance to the semi-finals.

Semi-finals: (2 matches) The winners of the lone quarter-final join three other Leinster teams to make up the semi-final pairings. Two teams are eliminated at this stage, while two teams advance to the final.

Final: (1 match) The winners of the two semi-finals contest this game. One team is eliminated at this stage, while the winners advance to the All-Ireland semi-final.

Ulster Championship[edit]

Semi-final: (1 match) This is a lone match between the first two teams drawn from the province of Ulster. One team is eliminated at this stage, while the winners advance to the final.

Final: (1 match) The winners of the lone quarter-final join another Ulster team to contest this game. One team is eliminated at this stage, while the winners advance to the All-Ireland semi-final.

Munster Championship[edit]

Quarter-final: (2 matches) These are two lone matches between the first four teams drawn from the province of Munster. Two teams are eliminated at this stage, while two teams advance to the semi-finals.

Semi-finals: (2 matches) The winners of the two quarter-finals join the other two Munster teams to make up the semi-final pairings. Two teams are eliminated at this stage, while two teams advance to the final.

Final: (1 match) The winners of the two semi-finals contest this game. One team is eliminated at this stage, while the winners advance to the All-Ireland semi-final.

All-Ireland Championship[edit]

Quarter-final: (1 match) This is a lone match between Galway and the All-Ireland 'B' champions. One team is eliminated at this stage, while the winners advance to the All-Ireland semi-final where they play the Leinster champions.

Semi-finals: (2 matches) The Munster and Leinster champions will play the winners of the lone quarter-final and the Ulster champions. The Munster and Leinster winners will be in opposite semi-finals. Two teams are eliminated at this stage, while the two winnerss advance to the All-Ireland final.

Final: (1 match) The two semi-final winners will contest the All-Ireland final.

Fixtures[edit]

Leinster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

May 31
Quarter-Final
Wexford 4-8 – 1-11 Laois
B. Byrne (1-3), M. Storey (1-1), T. Dempsey (1-1), D. Prendergast (1-0), T. Dunne (0-1), J. Holohan (0-1), E. Sinnott (0-1). N. Delaney (1-1), T. Dunne (0-3), P. Bergin (0-2), D. Rooney (0-1), N. Rigney (0-1).
Dr. Cullen Park, Carlow
Referee: S. O'Meara (Offaly)

June 21
Semi-Final
Wexford 3-16 – 3-8 Dublin
J. Holohan (1-5), M. Storey (1-3), B. Byrne (1-1), E. Cleary (0-3), T. Dempsey (0-2), E. Sinnott (0-1), G. O'Connor (0-1). B. McMahon (1-3), J. Murphy (1-2), S. Kearns (1-0), M. O'Ryan (0-2), S. Dalton (0-1).
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 30,606
Referee: P. Horan (Offaly)

June 21
Semi-Final
Kilkenny 2-15 – 1-12 Offaly
D. J. Carey (1-6), J. Brennan (1-0), L. McCarthy (0-3), M. Phelan (0-2), E. Morrissey (0-2), C. Heffernan (0-1), D. Lawlor (0-1). Johnny Dooley (0-7), D. Owens (1-0), B. Kelly (0-2), D. Regan (0-2), Joe Dooley (0-1).
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 30,606
Referee: D. Murphy (Wexford)

July 5
Final
Kilkenny 3-16 – 2-9 Wexford
D. J. Carey (1-6), E. Morrissey (0-6), L. Fennelly (1-1), C. Heffernan (1-1), A. Ronan (0-1), L. McCarthy (0-1). J. Holohan (1-5), M. Storey (1-0), E. Cleary (0-2), T. Dempsey (0-1), L. O'Gorman (0-1).
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 41,097
Referee: T. Murray (Limerick)

Munster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

May 24
Quarter-Final
Cork 0-22 – 0-8 Kerry
T. O'Sullivan (0-9), T. Mulcahy (0-4), G. FitzGerald (0-3), K. Hennessy (0-2), B. Corcoran (0-2), C. Casey (0-1), P. Buckley (0-1). D. Regan (0-5), C. Walsh (0-2), S. Sheehan (0-1).
Páirc Uí Chaoimh, Cork
Referee: J. McDonald (Tipperary)

May 24
Quarter-Final
Waterford 2-13 – 3-10 Clare
C. Delahunty (0-7), S. Aherne (1-1), J. Meaney (1-0), N. Crowley (0-2), P,. Prendergast (0-2), L. O'Connor (0-1). C. Lyons (2-3), F. Tuohy (1-0), J. O'Connell (0-3), G. O'Loughlin (0-2), M. Daffy (0-1), A. Neville (0-1).
Semple Stadium, Thurles
Referee: T. Murray (Limerick)

May 31
Quarter-Final
Replay
Waterford 0-16 – 0-14 Clare
J. Meaney (0-6), P. Prendergast (0-3), S. Aherne (0-2), S. Daly (0-2), L. O'Connor (0-1), B. Greene (0-1), G. Fitzpatrick (0-1). C. Lyons (0-9), J. Russell (0-1), A. Neville (0-1), P. J. O'Connell (0-1), M. Daffy (0-1), G. O'Loughlin (0-1).
Semple Stadium, Thurles
Attendance: 8,000
Referee: T. Murray (Limerick)

June 7
Semi-Final
Cork 2-12 – 1-12 Tipperary
T. O'Sullivan (0-7), J. Fitzgibbon (1-1), T. Mulcahy (1-0), B. Corcoran (0-2), G. FitzGerald (0-1), K. Hennessy (0-1). D. Ryan (1-1), M. Cleary (0-3), C. Stakelum (0-3), P. Fox (0-2), A. Ryan (0-2), D. Carr (0-1).
Páirc Uí Chaoimh, Cork
Attendance: 42,416
Referee: K. Walsh (Clare)

June 14
Semi-Final
Limerick 2-13 – 1-13 Waterford
G. Kirby (1-4), J. O'Connor (1-2), A. Carmody (0-2), G. Hegarty (0-2), M. Houlihan (0-1), S. Fitzgibbon (0-1), A. Garvey (0-1). J. Meaney (1-5), S. Daly (0-3), P. Prendergast (0-2), B. O'Sullivan (0-2), G. Fitzpatrick (0-1).
Semple Stadium, Thurles
Attendance: 19,228
Referee: W. Barrett (Tipperary)

July 5
Final
Cork 1-22 – 3-11 Limerick
T. O'Sullivan (0-7), B. Egan (0-4), T. Mulcahy (1-0), G. Manley (0-3), C. Casey (0-3), S. McCarthy (0-3), K. Hennessy (0-2). G. Kirby (1-8), D. Flynn (1-0), M. Reale (1-0), C. Carey (0-1), P. Davoren (0-1), R. Sampson (0-1).
Páirc Uí Chaoimh, Cork
Attendance: 48,036
Referee: W. Barrett (Tipperary)

Ulster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

June 5
Semi-Final
Down 9-18 – 0-10 Derry
M. Blaney (4-2), N. Sands (3-4), M. Bailie (1-2), G. Blaney (1-1), G. McGrattan (0-2), C. Mageean (0-2), P. Savage (0-2), E. Blaney (0-1), P. Coulter (0-1), D. Hughes (0-1). R. Stevenson (0-4), O. Collins (0-3), P. Cassidy (0-2), S. O'Neill (0-1).
Casement Park, Belfast
Referee: T. McIntyre (Antrim)

July 5
Final
Antrim 0-11 – 2-16 Down
A. Elliott (0-6), J. Carson (0-3), P. McKillen (0-1), S. P. McKillop (0-1). M. Baillie (1-3), P. Coulter (1-1), N. Sands (0-4), G. McGrattan (0-4), K. Coulter (0-1), P. Savage (0-1), D. Hughes (0-1), G. Savage (0-1).
Casement Park, Belfast
Attendance: 10,000
Referee: D. Murphy (Wexford)

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

July 26
Quarter-Final
Carlow 3-9 – 4-19 Galway
M. Mullins (0-6), J. McDonald (1-0), P. MUrphy (1-0), C. Jordan (1-0), B. Hayden (0-3). A. Cunningham (1-4), J. Cooney (1-3), M. Coleman (1-2), E. Burke (1-1), B. Keogh (0-4), J. Campbell (0-2), M. McGrath (0-2), L. Fahy (0-1).
Dr. Cullen Park, Carlow
Attendance: 7,000
Referee: T. Murray (Limerick)

August 9
Semi-Final
Cork 2-17 – 1-11 Down
K. Hennessy (1-2), T. O'Sullivan (0-5), G. FitzGerald (1-1), T. Mulcahy (0-3), G. Manley (0-2), S. McCarthy (0-2), T. McCarthy (0-1), P. Buckley (0-1). N. Sands (1-3), G. McGrattan (0-5), K. Coulter (0-1), D. Hughes (0-1).
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 31,066
Referee: D. Murphy (Wexford)

August 9
Semi-Final
Kilkenny 2-13 – 1-12 Galway
D. J. Carey (0-7), L. Fennelly (1-1), L. McCarthy (1-0), E. Morrissey (0-2), C. Heffernan (0-1), J. Brennan (0-1), P. Phelan (0-1). J. Cooney (0-6), J. Campbell (1-1), L. Burke (0-3), J. Rabbitte (0-1), M. Coleman (0-1).
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 31,066
Referee: W. Barrett (Tipperary)

September 6
Final
15:30 UTC+1
Kilkenny 3-10 – 1-12 Cork
D. J. Carey (1-4), L. McCarthy (1-1), J. Power (1-0), M. Phelan (0-2), L. Fennelly (0-1), C. Heffernan (0-1), A. Ronan (0-1). G. Manley (1-0), T. O'Sullivan (0-3), S. McCarthy (0-3), T. McCarthy (0-2), K. Hennessy (0-1), T. Mulcahy (0-1), B. Corcoran (0-1), C. Casey (0-1).
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 64,534
Referee: D. Murphy (Wexford)
Kilkenny
Cork

Top scorers[edit]

Season[edit]

Rank Player County Tally Total Matches Average
1 Tony O'Sullivan Cork 0-31 31 4 7.75
2 D. J. Carey Kilkenny 2-20 26 4 6.50
3 Noel Sands Down 4-11 23 3 7.66
4 Gary Kirby Limerick 2-12 18 2 9.00
Cyril Lyons Clare 2-12 18 2 9.00

Single game[edit]

Rank Player County Tally Total Opposition
1 Michael Blaney Down 4-2 14 Derry
2 Noel Sands Down 3-4 13 Derry
3 Gary Kirby Limerick 1-8 11 Cork
4 D. J. Carey Kilkenny 1-6 9 Offaly
D. J. Carey Kilkenny 1-6 9 Wexford
Tony O'Sullivan Cork 0-9 9 Kerry
Cyril Lyons Clare 2-3 9 Waterford
Cyril Lyons Clare 0-9 9 Waterford
9 John Holohan Wexford 1-5 8 Dublin
John Holohan Wexford 1-5 8 Kilkenny
Jimmy Meaney Waterford 1-5 8 Clare

References[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]

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