Liam King (hurler)

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Liam King
Personal information
Irish name Liam Ó Cionga
Sport Hurling
Position Right corner-back
Born 1940
Lorrha, County Tipperary, Ireland
Height 5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
Years Club
1956-1979 Lorrha-Dorrha
Club titles
Tipperary titles 0
Years County
1968-1975 Tipperary
Inter-county titles
Munster titles 1
All-Irelands 1
All Stars 0

Liam King (born 1940) is an Irish retired hurler who played as a right corner-back for the Tipperary senior team.

King joined the team during the 1968 championship and was a regular member of the starting fifteen until his retirement after the 1975 championship. During that time he won one All-Ireland medal and one Munster medal.[1][2]

At club level King enjoyed a lengthy career with Lorrha-Dorrha.


  1. ^ "County profile: Tipperary". Hogan Stand website. Retrieved 14 May 2012. 
  2. ^ "Munster Senior Hurling". Munster GAA website. Retrieved 14 May 2012.