Bob McConkey

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Bob McConkey
Personal information
Irish name Roibéard Mac Concaigh
Sport Hurling
Position Forward
Born 1894
Killaloe, County Clare, Ireland
Died 5 January 1961 (aged 61)
Limerick, Ireland
Club(s)
Years Club
St. Patrick's
Young Irelands
Club titles
Limerick titles 5
Inter-county(ies)
Years County
Limerick
Inter-county titles
Munster titles 3
All-Irelands 3 He was a non playing sub in 1934. Thus winning All Ireland medals in three different decades.
NHL 0

Robert "Bob" McConkey (1894 – 5 January 1961) was an Irish sportsperson. He played hurling with his local club Young Irelands and with the Limerick senior inter-county team from the 1910s until the 1930s. McConkey captained Limerick to the All-Ireland title in 1921.

Sporting positions
Preceded by
Limerick Senior Hurling Captain
1921
Succeeded by
Achievements
Preceded by
Bob Mockler
(Dublin)
All-Ireland Senior Hurling Final
winning captain

1921
Succeeded by
Wattie Dunphy
(Kilkenny)

Teams[edit]

References[edit]

  • Corry, Eoghan, The GAA Book of Lists (Hodder Headline Ireland, 2005).
  • Fullam, Brendan, Captains of the Ash (Wolfhound Press, 2002).

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