Congratulations to the Limerick Senior Hurlers on becoming All-Ireland Champions for the first time in 45 years. Luimneach Abú. Well done also to Galway on a great summer of hurling – to all the UL graduates playing for both Limerick and Galway, the whole of UL is so proud of you! President of UL, Dr Des Fitzgerald, who attended the match, said ‘It was a heart-stopping and brilliant experience to be amongst the incredible Limerick supporters on such a magic day. To everyone involved, we say congratulations!.