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2005 All-Ireland Minor Hurling Championship

The 2005 All-Ireland Minor Hurling Championship was the 75th staging of the All-Ireland Minor Hurling Championship since its establishment by the Gaelic Athletic Association in 1928. The championship began on 5 March 2005 and ended on 11 September 2005.

All-Ireland Minor Hurling Championship 2004
Championship Details
Dates5 March 2005 - 11 September 2005
All Ireland Champions
WinnersGalway (7th win)
CaptainAndrew Keary
ManagerMattie Murphy
All Ireland Runners-up
Runners-upLimerick
CaptainGavin O'Mahony
ManagerTimmy O'Connor
Provincial Champions
MunsterCork
LeinsterDublin
UlsterAntrim
ConnachtNot Played
2004
2006

Galway entered the championship as the defending champions.[1]

On 11 September 2005 Galway won the championship following a 3-12 to 0-17 defeat of Limerick in the All-Ireland final.[2] This was their second All-Ireland title in succession.

ResultsEdit

Leinster Minor Hurling ChampionshipEdit

Semi-finals

Final

Munster Minor Hurling ChampionshipEdit

Quarter-finals

Semi-finals

Final

Ulster Minor Hurling ChampionshipEdit

Final

All-Ireland Minor Hurling ChampionshipEdit

Quarter-finals

Semi-finals

Final

StatisticsEdit

MiscellaneousEdit

  • Dublin won the Leinster Championship for the first time since 1983.
  • Limerick qualified for the All-Ireland final for the first time since 1984.

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Larkin, Brendan (20 September 2004). "Galway's young guns glow". Irish Examiner. Retrieved 27 August 2016.
  2. ^ "Galway glee as goals put paid to gutsy Limerick". Irish Independent. 12 September 2005. Retrieved 27 August 2016.