Shane Moloney

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Shane Moloney
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Personal information
Irish name Shane Ó Maoldomhnaigh
Sport Hurling
Position Left Corner Forward
Born (1993-03-04) 4 March 1993 (age 26)
Galway, Ireland
Height 1.81 m (5 ft 11 in)
Occupation Student
Club(s)
Years Club
2010–
Tynagh-Abbey/Duniry
Inter-county(ies)*
Years County Apps (scores)
2015–
Galway 7 (0-3)
Inter-county titles
Leinster titles 1
All-Irelands 1
NHL 1
*Inter County team apps and scores correct as of 7 September 2015.

Shane Moloney (born 4 March 1993) is an Irish hurler who plays as a corner-forward for the Galway senior team. At club level he plays with Tynagh-Abbey/Duniry.

Moloney captained Galway as they won the All-Ireland title in 2011 where he scored 1-9 in the final against Dublin.[1] On 16 August 2015, he came on as a substitute with five minutes remaining in Galway's All-Ireland Senior Hurling Semi-final against Tipperary. With the game into the last of the three minutes of stoppage time, Moloney scored the winning point to put Galway into the final.[2]

On 3 September 2017, Moloney came on as a substitute for Galway in the second half as they won their first All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship in 29 years against Waterford.[3][4]

Honours[edit]

Galway

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Where did Galway's semi-final supersub Shane Moloney come from?". The 42. 17 August 2015. Retrieved 19 August 2015.
  2. ^ "Supersub Shane Moloney the hero as Galway down Tipp". Irish Independent. 17 August 2015. Retrieved 19 August 2015.
  3. ^ "Emotions run high as Tribe end agonising 29-year wait". Irish Examiner. 4 September 2017. Retrieved 5 September 2017.
  4. ^ "Galway end 29 years of hurt as they lift All-Ireland crown with win over Waterford". The 42. 3 September 2017. Retrieved 5 September 2017.

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