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The 1984 Gael Linn Cup, the most important representative competition for elite level participants in the women's team field sport of camogie, was won by Leinster, who defeated Connacht in the final, played at Silver Park Kilmacud.[1][2]

Gael Linn Cup 1984
Championship Details
Gael Linn Cup winners
Winners Leinster (17th title)
Gael Linn Cup Runners-up
Runners-up Connacht
Matches played 3



Connacht defeated Ulster in the semi-final by 3–6 to 1–3. Leinster defeated Munster 2–1 to 1–3 in the rain at Adare then Carmel O'Byrne scored 3–2 to help Leinster defeat Connacht by 3–9 to 1–4 at Silver Park.[3][4][5][6][7]

Gael Linn TrophyEdit

In the trophy Leinster defeated Munster 2–4 to 1–6 at Adare, Ulster defeated Connacht, 4–6 to 1–6, at Castledaly and Leinster defeated Ulster 3–6 to 1–3 in the final.

Final stagesEdit

Leinster3–9 – 1–4Connacht


GK ||1 || Yvonne Redmond (Dublin)
FB 2 Ann Downey (Killkenny)
RWB 3 Germaine Noonan (Dublin)
CB 4 Tina Fitzhenry (Wexford)
LWB 5 Stellah Sinnott (Wexford)
MF 6 Una Crowley (Dublin)
MF 7 Mary Mernagh (Dublin)
MF 8 Biddy O'Sullivan (Killkenny)
RWF 9 Edel Murphy (Dublin)
CF 10 Norah Gahan (Wexford)
LWF 11 Angela Downey (Killkenny)
FF 12 Joan Gormley (Dublin)
GK 1 Breda Coady (Galway)
FB 2 Noreen Treacy (Galway)
RWB 3 Anne Briscoe (Galway)
CB 4 Chris Silke (Galway)
LWB 5 Breda Kenny (Galway)
MF 6 Claire Geraghty (Galway)
MF 7 Anne Gallagher (Galway)
MF 8 Mary Kelly (Galway)
RWF 9 Teresa Raftery (Galway)
CF 10 Madge Hobbins (Galway)
LWF 11 Anne Morris (Galway)
FF 12 Una Jordan (Galway)

Junior FinalEdit


  1. ^ Moran, Mary (2011). A Game of Our Own: The History of Camogie. Dublin, Ireland: Cumann Camógaíochta. p. 460. 978-1-908591-00-5
  2. ^ Gael Linn Cup on
  3. ^ Report of final in Irish Press, 22 October 1984
  4. ^ Report of final in Irish Independent, 22 October 1984
  5. ^ Report of final in Irish Times, 22 October 1984
  6. ^ Report of final in Irish Examiner, 22 October 1984
  7. ^ Report of final in Irish News, 22 October 1984

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