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# McGrath Cup

Last week
15th January 2023 - 21st January 2023
# Winner winner
Cork complete pre-season with perfect sweep to clinch McGrath Cup
The Rebels defeated Limerick by six points to win their first McGrath Cup since 2018.
# McGrath Cup
Munster pre-season football and hurling final fixture details confirmed
Silverware is up for grabs this weekend.
This month
January 2023
# Round-Up
Kilkenny begin Derek Lyng era with win as Kerry prevail after late rally
Meanwhile, Laois edged out Wexford in the Walsh Cup.
# Starting Sides
Dublin and Kerry name teams ahead of 2023 football openers tonight
Dublin are away to Wicklow and Kerry travel to face Cork.
Last year
# Kingdom Rule
Kerry pick up McGrath Cup title with 12-point win over Cork as Geaney shoots 1-4
Fitzgerald Stadium hosted today’s game.
# Selection
Keith Ricken names Cork team to face Kerry in McGrath Cup final
The game throws in at 2pm in Killarney tomorrow.
# Pre-Season Work
Kerry book early season final meeting with Cork after 21-point win over Tipperary
Jack O’Connor sent out a strong team to ensure they book a place in the McGrath Cup final.
# Team news
Kerry and Tipp make six changes apiece for McGrath Cup clash
The sides meet in Templetuohy this evening.
Cork book McGrath Cup final spot after win over Waterford with Hurley scoring 1-6
Páirc Uí Rinn hosted tonight’s game.
# New Face
All-Ireland hurling winner Cahalane in Cork senior football squad for McGrath Cup tie
Cork play Waterford tomorrow night in Páirc Uí Rinn.
Kennedy brace leads Tipperary to late McGrath Cup win over Limerick
Sean O’Connor hit 1-7 for David Power’s side.
# Report
Hurley hits 1-6 as Cork starts Ricken era with McGrath Cup win over Clare
Five points separated the teams at Miltown Malbay.
# McGrath Cup
Jack O'Connor's return to Kerry helm begins with 23-point defeat of Limerick
The Clifford brothers found the net for The Kingdom against an experimental-looking Limerick.
All time
# January Dates
New Cork, Kerry and Tipp bosses set for first games as Munster pre-season fixtures released
The inter-county action begins on Sunday 2 January in the province.
# Pre-Season
Here are the draws and fixtures for the Munster Hurling League and McGrath Cup
All-Ireland SHC champions Limerick will face either Kerry or Tipperary in the semi-final of the Munster Hurling League.
# Silverware
Neville stars as Limerick defeat Cork to land first McGrath Cup title since 2005
The attacker shot 0-7 in Limerick’s victory at the Gaelic Grounds.
# Saturday Showdowns
Farrell Dublin era to start in Longford and Cork-Limerick double-header in Gaelic Grounds
The GAA pre-season fixtures for next weekend have been confirmed.
# provinces
Dublin still in hunt for Walsh Cup semi-final place and Roscommon make winning start
There was also pre-season action in the Dr McKenna Cup and McGrath Cup today.
# McGrath Cup
Limerick defeat Waterford to set up Munster pre-season decider with Cork
A six-point victory for the away team at the Fraher Field tonight.
# Goal King
Hurley bags hat-trick as Cork defeat Tipperary to reach McGrath Cup final
The final is pencilled in for 11 January.
# back of the net
Hat-trick for Gore as Cork too strong for youthful Kerry side in McGrath Cup
Cork hit six goals in their victory in Tralee today.
# new faces
Kerry and Cork name teams for McGrath Cup opener in Tralee
The two rivals go head-to-head in Austin Stack Park on Sunday.
# Pre-Season
Here are the draws for the Munster Hurling League and McGrath Cup
All-Ireland hurling champions Tipperary will contest a group with Limerick and Clare.
# McGrath Cup
Cork ring the changes for McGrath Cup final after 17-point win against Limerick
Cork take on Clare in the final of the 2018 McGrath Cup on Saturday afternoon.
# January blues
Here's the fixtures for the Leinster and Munster pre-season knockout games next weekend
McGrath Cup, Munster hurling league, O’Byrne Cup and Walsh Cup action will take centre stage.
# New Era
Injury concern for emerging Cork forward and a useful McGrath Cup campaign
Manager Ronan McCarthy reflected on Saturday’s final win over Clare.
# Rebel Yell
Sherlock hits the net for late winner as Cork defeat Clare in six-goal McGrath Cup final
Cork snatched victory at the finish in Mallow.
# starting XV
Cork ring in the changes for McGrath Cup final with the Banner
The Rebels face Clare at Mallow’s GAA Complex this weekend.
# January Showdowns
Munster GAA chiefs bring pre-season finals forward a week to avoid dead rubbers
Clare will face Limerick in hurling while it’ll be a clash of Cork and Clare in football.
# McGrath Cup
New boss McCarthy sees Cork defeat Waterford as Powter and Clancy bag goals
Cork booked their place in the McGrath Cup final against Clare.
# Raise the Banner
Clare's inside trio shine as they cruise past Waterford in McGrath Cup opener
Midfielder Cathal O’Connor and full-forward Gearóid O’Brien hit the goals.
# No thanks
Just 3 teams left in McGrath Cup as Limerick join Kerry and Tipperary in withdrawing
The first game takes place on 30 December.
# time for action
Opinion: It's time to scrap the irrelevant pre-season GAA competitions
The upcoming pre-season leagues are due to start at the end of December and beginning of January.
# Pre-Season
Kerry join Tipperary in withdrawing from the upcoming McGrath Cup
Kerry are the defending champions.
# Thriving Kingdom
Kerry secure fifth McGrath Cup title with late goal in extra-time
Kerry lost their ace forward James O’Donoghue to injury during the tie.
# Team news
Kerry unveil experienced side for McGrath Cup clash against Cork
Cork have also made some changes to the side who started their McGrath Cup opener during the week.
# Rebels
Hurley points the way as Cork collect McGrath Cup title with win over Clare
New manager Peadar Healy has picked up silverware at his first attempt.
# Snap Happy
The best of the weekend's GAA action captured in 15 pictures
From St Brendan’s Park to Sean Treacy Park, it was a busy day.
# Kingdom Come
Kerry gain McGrath Cup win away to Tipperary as league build-up continues
Barry John Keane hit 0-5 for the winners today.
# rebel rousing
O'Sullivan and Kelleher goals ease Cork past Déise and into McGrath Cup final
All six of the Rebels’ starting forwards got on the score-sheet in the first half.