2002 in Ireland

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2002
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Ireland
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See also: 2002 in Northern Ireland
Other events of 2002
List of years in Ireland

Events from the year 2002 in Ireland.

Events[edit]

Arts and literature[edit]

Sport[edit]

Equestrianism[edit]

Show jumping
Dermott Lennon wins the individual Show Jumping World Championship on Liscalgot

Gaelic games[edit]

Kilkenny 2–20 – 0–19 Clare
Armagh 1–12 – 0–14 Kerry

Golf[edit]

Rugby union[edit]

Ireland lose to England and France
Munster and Leinster advance from the pool stage. Leinster are defeated in the quarter-finals while Munster are defeated by Leicester in the final.

Soccer[edit]

2002 FIFA World Cup
Group stage
Republic of Ireland 1-1 Cameroon
Republic of Ireland 1-1 Germany
Republic of Ireland 3 – 0 Saudi Arabia
Republic of Ireland qualify for the second round of the World Cup
Knockout stage
Republic of Ireland 1-1 Spain (Spain win 3–2 on penalties)
Republic of Ireland are knocked out at the second round of the World Cup

Births[edit]

January to June

Deaths[edit]

January to June
July to December
Full date unknown

External links[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Report of the Gaeltacht Commission". 2002. Retrieved 2012-08-21. 
  2. ^ McElhone, Patricia (2002-08-14), ""Waiting on the Shore" Sculpture Revealed", The Sligo Champion, retrieved 2014-06-24 
  3. ^ Lavery, Brian (17 July 2002). "Arts Abroad: An Irish Castle for Religious Manuscripts". The New York Times. Retrieved 2008-03-21.