Niall Rigney

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Niall Rigney
Personal information
Irish name Damien Ó Roigne
Sport Hurling
Position Wing-forward
Born 1969
Portlaoise, County Laois
Height 6 ft 2 in (1.88 m)
Years Club
1980s-2000s Portlaoise
Club titles
Laois titles 4
Years County Apps (scores)
1988-2001 Laois ? (6-23)
Inter-county titles
Leinster titles 0
All-Irelands 0
All Stars 0

Niall Rigney (born 1969 in Portlaoise, County Laois) is an Irish retired hurling manager and player. He played hurling with his local club Portlaoise and was a member of the Laois senior inter-county team from 1988 until 2001. Rigney was the manager of the Laois senior hurling team from 2008 until 2010.[1]

His brother Brian Rigney played Rugby for Leinster and Ireland and another brother Colm who played Rugby for Connacht


  1. ^ "Profile of Niall Rigney". Retrieved 2009-10-12. 
Sporting positions
Preceded by
Damien Fox
Laois Senior Hurling Manager
Succeeded by
Brendan Fennelly