All Ireland Hurling Championship 2018


#1024

My first as well. First time in Croker also.

Christ, that place has been cruel to us over the years.


#1025

You can say that again


#1026

The font/typeface that RTÉ used for the scores back then was great.

Tommy Quaid just got flattened


#1027

Has Eamonn Grimes appeared yet? He was a fine physical specimen by 1980.


#1028

Textbook display of hip and whip here by Limerick


#1029

You’d miss a bit ground hurling all the same.


#1030

If Iggy had been fit that year there would have been 3 priests playing in that final .

The term “3 priests” became famous 18 years later


#1031

That galway jersey should be reintroduced its sick! (as in its class)


#1032

I was bought a child’s version of it. Tis a bit tight these days but fuck it I still wear it with pride.


#1033

Limerick was great too .


#1034

Who were the other 2?


#1035

The two Fitzmaurice brothers .


#1036

Iggy’s brother Fr. Joe played with him in the 79 final.


#1037

Why not. That collar is a thing of beauty


#1038

Cyril Farrell in a lovely pair of Clarke’s Moccasins


#1039

Mossie Carroll whipped off there


#1040

Conneelly bailed mcinerney out there big time


#1041

Creggan damn near won it on his own. He was magic. I can still remember the absolute joy of a galway win.


#1042

This is a cracking game


#1043

Coneely saved ye that day