1907 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

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1907 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
All-Ireland Champions
Winning team Kilkenny (3rd win)
Captain Dick "Drug" Walsh
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Cork
Captain Jamesy Kelleher
Provincial Champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Kilkenny
Ulster Antrim
Connacht Galway
Championship statistics
All-Star Team See here
1906
1908

The All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship 1907 was the 21st series of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, Ireland's premier hurling knock-out competition. Kilkenny won the championship, beating Cork 3-12 to 4-8 in the final.[1]

Format[edit]

All-Ireland Championship

Semi-finals: (2 matches) The four provincial representatives made up the semi-final pairings. Two teams are eliminated at this stage while the two winning teams advance to the All-Ireland final.

Final: (1 match) The winners of the two semi-finals contest this game with the winners being declared All-Ireland champions.

Results[edit]

Leinster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

24 May 1908
Final
Kilkenny 4-14 – 1-9 Dublin

Munster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Final
Cork 1-6 – 1-4 Tipperary

Ulster Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

Final
Antrim 0-9 – 0-0 Down

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship[edit]

15 March 1908
Semi-final
Dublin 5-10 – 2-5 Antrim

This semi-final was played before the Leinster championship had been decided. When Kilkenny beat Dublin in the Leinster final, they took Dublin's place in the All-Ireland final.


10 May 1908
Semi-final
Cork 2-8 – 1-7 Galway

21 June 1908
Final
Kilkenny 3-12 – 4-8 Cork
Fraher Field, Dungarvan
Attendance: 15,000
Referee: M.F. Crowe (Limerick)

References[edit]

  1. ^ "All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Roll of Honour". The GAA website. Retrieved 26 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).
  • Fullam, Brendan, Captains of the Ash (Wolfhound Press, 2002).