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21 pictures that capture Jimmy Barry-Murphy's Cork GAA career

JBM stepped down as Cork senior hurling boss over the weekend.

JIMMY BARRY-MURPHY brought the curtain down on his second term in charge of the Cork senior hurlers on Saturday night.

The departure could bring an end to a glittering Cork career that has seen him enjoy huge success as a player and manager.

Last week Barry-Murphy was inducted into the GAA’s Hall of Fame after winning six All-Ireland senior medals and seven Allstar awards. He also lifted the Liam MacCarthy Cup as a manager in 1999.

If this is to be Barry-Murphy’s final Cork chapter, then he leaves behind a treasure trove of memories.

21 pictures that capture Jimmy Barry-Murphy's Cork GAA career
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  • July 1982

    JBM is chaired off the pitch by Cork supporters after the Munster final win over Waterford.Source: Billy Stickland/INPHO
  • September 1983

    Battling with Brian Cody as Kilkenny get the better of Cork on All-Ireland final day.Source: Billy Stickland/INPHO
  • September 1984

    Going up against Offaly's Eugene Coughlan during Cork's centenary final win in Thurles.Source: INPHO
  • June 1986

    Outfielding a Clare defence that includes Ger Loughnane.Source: Billy Stickland/INPHO
  • March 1998

    A new role as JBM becomes the Cork senior hurling bainisteoir.Source: Billy Stickland/INPHO
  • September 1999

    Celebrating All-Ireland glory over Kilkenny with Sean Og Ó hAilpin. Source: Tom Honan/INPHO
  • September 1999

    Raising the Liam MacCarthy Cup in front of the Hill.Source: Patrick Bolger/INPHO
  • July 2000

    Toasting a Munster senior hurling final win over Tipperary.Source: Patrick Bolger/INPHO
  • February 2012

    Back for a second term in charge of the Cork senior side.Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO
  • May 2012

    Renewing acquaintances with Cody before the National Hurling League final.Source: Cathal Noonan
  • July 2012

    Savouring an All-Ireland quarter-final win over Waterford in Thurles.Source: James Crombie/INPHO
  • June 2013

    After suffering league relegation, Cork bounce back to defeat Clare in Munster.Source: Cathal Noonan/INPHO
  • July 2013

    Disappointment as Cork lose a Munster final to Limerick and there's controversy over the sending-off of Patrick Horgan.Source: James Crombie/INPHO
  • August 2013

    All smiles with Frank Murphy after an All-Ireland semi-final win over Dublin.Source: James Crombie/INPHO
  • September 2013

    Clare lift the Liam MacCarthy Cup as Cork head into the dressing-rooms beaten and bowed.Source: James Crombie/INPHO
  • July 2014

    Silverware at last as Cork see off Limerick in the last game played at Páirc Uí Chaoimh before the stadium is redeveloped.Source: James Crombie/INPHO
  • August 2014

    More Croke Park dejection as Tipperary are too strong on the All-Ireland semi-final stage.Source: James Crombie/INPHO
  • January 2015

    Back at the coalface for another season, JBM takes Cork into Waterford Crystal Cup action.Source: Donall Farmer/INPHO
  • July 2015

    A thrilling qualifier goes Cork's way as Jimmy consoles Davy after the game in Thurles.Source: James Crombie/INPHO
  • July 2015

    The last chapter as Cork bow out with a heavy defeat against Galway.Source: Morgan Treacy/INPHO
  • Jimmy Barry Murphy

    Source: Dan Sheridan/INPHO

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