24 pictures that sum up the drama and colour of the 2016 club hurling year

September 18, 2021 0 By HearthstoneYarns

PLENTY DRAMA, PLENTY success and plenty disappointment.

2016 was packed with standout club hurling moments, here are some of the pictures that capture it.

24 pictures that sum up the drama and colour of the 2016 club hurling year
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  • All-Ireland senior semi-final
    Na Piarsaigh’s Cathal King comes to the assistance of Oulart-The Ballagh’s Des Mythen.Source: Gary Carr/INPHO
  • All-Ireland senior semi-final
    A roar of delight from Cushendall’s Neil McManus after their success over Sarsfields.Source: Colm O’Neill/INPHO
  • All-Ireland junior final
    Eoghan Rua and Glemore players battle for the ball.Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO
  • All-Ireland intermediate final
    A second national crown in 12 months for Kilkenny’s Bennettsbridge.Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO
  • All-Ireland senior final
    A special moment for Willie Mulcahy and the Na Piarsaigh players as they became the first Limerick club to win the All-Ireland SHC title.Source: Lorraine O’Sullivan/INPHO
  • Ulster senior semi-final
    Loughgiel’s Damon McMullan rises above Ballygalget players.Source: Presseye/Dylan McIlwaine/INPHO
  • Cork senior hurling final
    Little space for Glen Rovers Stephen McDonnell against Erins Own players.Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO
  • Tipperary senior hurling final
    Thurles Sarsfields Padraic Maher takes a tumble against Kiladangan.Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO
  • Wexford senior final
    Ben O’Connor marks another title win for Oulart-The-Ballagh.Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO
  • Galway senior final
    For the second time ever, St Thomas reach the peak of Galway club hurling.Source: Mike Shaughnessy/INPHO
  • Waterford senior final
    Young Ballygunner fan Cian O’Sullivan joins in county final celebrations.Source: Ken Sutton/INPHO
  • Limerick senior final
    An end to 13 years of hurt for Patrickswell goalkeeper Brian Murray.Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO
  • Ulster senior final
    Manager Mickey McShane after Slaughtneil become the first Derry club to win the provincial title.Source: Presseye/John McIlwaine/INPHO
  • Dublin senior final
    Ryan O’Dwyer has his son Oisin for company after the defeat to Kilmacud Crokes.Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO
  • Kilkenny senior final
    Paddy Deegan and Henry Shefflin collide on Noreside.Source: James Crombie/INPHO
  • Clare senior final
    Tony Kelly leaps with joy after Ballyea’s Banner breakthrough.Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO
  • Munster senior quarter-final
    A narrow defeat is tough to take for Ballygunner and their goalkeeper Stephen O’Keeffe.Source: Ken Sutton/INPHO
  • Leinster senior quarter-final
    Con O’Callaghan smashes home a goal for Cuala against Borris-Kilcotton.Source: Colm O’Neill/INPHO
  • Munster senior semi-final
    First pump of delight for Ballyea’s Gary Brennan.Source: Lorraine O’Sullivan/INPHO
  • Munster senior semi-final
    Glen Rovers rise for the warm-up in the Gaelic Grounds.Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO
  • Leinster senior semi-final
    St Mullins John Doran and Seamus Murphy crestfallen after their defeat to Cuala.Source: Tommy Dickson/INPHO
  • Leinster senior semi-final
    Oulart-the-Ballagh’s Peter Murphy gets away from O’Loughlin Gaels Eddie Kearns.Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO
  • Munster senior final
    Damien Burke rises as a provincial champion with Ballyea.Source: James Crombie/INPHO
  • Leinster senior final
    Cuala’s band of colourful and noisy fans cheer their team on.Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO
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