1979 All-Ireland Senior B Hurling Championship

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1979 All-Ireland Senior B Hurling Championship
Country  Ireland
 England
Teams 8
Champions Laois
Runners-up London
Matches played 8

The All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship 1979 was the sixth series of the All-Ireland Senior B Hurling Championship, Ireland's secondary hurling knock-out competition. Laois won the championship, beating London 1-20 to 0-17 in a replay of the final at Geraldine Park, Athy.

Results[edit]

All-Ireland Senior B Hurling Championship[edit]

May 13
Quarter-final
Westmeath 0-13 – 2-11 Antrim

May 13
Quarter-final
Laois 2-16 – 1-7 Wicklow
Kelly O'Daly Park, Rathdowney

May 13
Quarter-final
Kerry 0-15 – 0-10 Roscommon

May 27
Semi-final
Laois 2-14 – 3-6 Kerry
Fr. Hayes Memorial Park, Caherconlish

May 27
Semi-final
Kildare 2-12 – 1-12 Antrim

June 3
Home final
Laois 3-16 – 2-8 Kildare

June 17
Final
Laois 2-13 – 3-10 London

June 24
Final replay
Laois 1-20 – 0-17 London

Sources[edit]

  • Donegan, Des, The Complete Handbook of Gaelic Games (DBA Publications Limited, 2005).