Jimmy Tobin

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Jimmy Tobin
Personal information
Irish name Séamus Ó Tóibín
Sport Hurling
Position Right corner-back
Born 1898
Urlingford, County Kilkenny, Ireland
Occupation Farmer
Years Club
1916-1926 Emeralds
Club titles
Kilkenny titles 0
Years County
1920-1924 Kilkenny
Inter-county titles
Leinster titles 2
All-Irelands 1

James 'Jimmy' Tobin (born 1898, date of death unknown) was an Irish hurler who played as a right corner-back for the Kilkenny senior team.[1]

Tobin made his first appearance for the team during the 1920 championship and became a regular player over subsequent seasons along with his brother Dick Tobin. During that time he won one All-Ireland winner's medals and two Leinster winner's medals.

At club level Tobin played with the Emerald's club.


  1. ^ "County profile: Kilkenny". Hogan Stand. Retrieved 26 September 2011.