1972 All-Ireland Under-21 Hurling Championship

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All-Ireland Under-21 Hurling Championship 1972
All Ireland Champions
Winners Galway (1st win)
All Ireland Runners-up
Runners-up Dublin
Provincial Champions
Munster Tipperary
Leinster Dublin
Ulster Antrim
Connacht Galway
1971
1973

The 1972 All-Ireland Under-21 Hurling Championship was the 9th staging of the All-Ireland Under-21 Hurling Championship since its establishment by the Gaelic Athletic Association in 1964.

Cork were the defending champions, however, they were defeated by Clare in the Munster quarter-final.

On 10 September 1972, Galway won the championship following a 2-9 to 1-10 defeat of Dublin in the All-Ireland final.[1] This was their first All-Ireland title in the under-21 grade.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "County profile: Galway". Hogan Stand. Retrieved 24 December 2015.