Outgoing manager Richie Bennis has been nominated by Patrickswell, former Clare manager Tony Considine by Garryspillane and ex-Limerick hurler Pat Herbert is the choice of Ahane
PREVIOUSLY successful with Ahane
Lad four years ago, Owen McKenna has two chances of winning tonight's College Causeway/Killahan Phanter Easter Cup final at Shelbourne and his unbeaten Thurlesbeg Joker looks the likely hero.
BY PAT NOLAN IT'LL be a night not seen in Ahane
for the guts of 80 years when the club get to welcome back the Morrisseys with the Liam MacCarthy Cup.
The 25-year-old Ahane
clubman picked up man of the match as his side fought back late on following the concession of a Richie Hogan goal in the 65th minute.
We're nowhere near the records Patrickswell and Ahane
(19 wins each) have in our own county."
Ladbrokes 600 Ladbrokes (outright): evs College Causeway, 6 Accordello, Blackstone Gene, Dundrum Minor, 8 Must Be Keano, 14 Jemmy Doodlebeag, Mid West Blue, 20 Rathanny Billy, 40 Bellmore Ranger, Broadstrand Boy, 50 Good Ahane
, Skywalker Night.
LIMERICK PANEL: S Dowling, R Lynch, M Casey, P Casey, A Dempsey, D Dempsey, W O'Donoghue (all Na Piarsaigh), D Byrnes, C Lynch, A Gillane (all Patrickswell), R English, P Ryan, D O'Donovan (all Doon), G O'Mahony, B Hennessy, G Mulcahy (all Kilmallock), D Morrissey, T Morrissey (both Ahane
), P Browne, Sean Finn (both Bruff), R McCarthy (Blackrock), N Quaid (Effin), K Hayes (Kildimo-Pallaskenry), T Condon (Knockaderry), S Hickey (Murroe-Boher), C Ryan (Pallasgreen), G Hegarty (St Patricks), S Cahill (Tournafulla), B Nash (South Liberties), D Hannon (Adare), J Ryan (Garryspillane).
Coming away fast from three, he stretched away for a seven-length margin over Skywalker Night in 32.59sec, with Good Ahane
AGE: 31 CLUB: Ahane
HEIGHT: 6'3 SHC DEBUT: 2003 v Waterford SHC SCORES: 7-97 HONOURS: Munster Championship, National League Division 2, Two All-Ireland U21 Championships
Ladbrokes 600 betting from sponsors: 4-5 College Causeway, 6 Accordello, 7 Dundrum Minor, 8 Blackstone Gene, 10 Must Be Keano, 12 Kerrydale Celt, 14 Mid West Blue, 20 Jemmy Doodlebeag, 25 Rathanny Bilwould ly, The Other Sonic, 33 Doitfordawn, Hello Hippy, 40 Good Ahane
, 50 Blazeaway Apache, Shades Of Jonah, Skywalker Night, 66 Bellmore Ranger, Blackstone Kewel, Broadstrand Boy, Urney Twins, Yamamori, 80 Banbas Serigo, Urney Trump, Zoomtricity.
Parents Ruth and Mike Murphy from Ahane
, Co Limerick, were on board with their three daughters Abbey, eight, Holly, six and Lilly, two.
The other heats were won by Good Ahane
in 33.13sec, Blazeaway Apache in 32.95sec and Doitfordawn in 33.02sec.