1923 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
The 1923 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship was the 37th staging of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, the Gaelic Athletic Association's premier inter-county hurling tournament. The championship began on 20 May 1923 and ended on 14 September 1924.
|Dates||20 May 1923 - 14 September 1924|
|Winning team||Galway (1st win)|
|No. matches played||15|
|Goals total||124 (8.2 per game)|
|Points total||68 (4.5 per game)|
|All-Star Team||See here|
|18 May 1924 Semi-final||Galway||5-04 - 2-00||Kilkenny||Croke Park, Dublin|
|L McGrath 3-1, I Harney 1-2, A Kelly 1-0, B Gibbs 0-1.||M Power 1-0, J Roberts 1-0.||Referee: A C Harty (Dublin)|
- Donegal win the Ulster championship for the first time since 1906.
- The All-Ireland semi-final between Limerick and Donegal marked the first time that players wore numbers on the backs of their jerseys. It is also the first and to date the only championship meeting between the two teams.
- Galway win the All-Ireland title for the first time in the history of the championship.
- Corry, Eoghan, The GAA Book of Lists (Hodder Headline Ireland, 2005).
- Donegan, Des, The Complete Handbook of Gaelic Games (DBA Publications Limited, 2005).
- Fullam, Brendan, Captains of the Ash (Wolfhound Press, 2002).
- "All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Roll of Honour". The GAA website. Archived from the original on 5 September 2011. Retrieved 27 July 2011.