Faughs 1920 Team & Harry Boland Centenary Events – Sun 31 Jul

In 1920, having won the Dublin Hurling Championship, Faughs went on to represent Dublin in the all Ireland Series.After beating Kilkenny in the Leinster Final, Dublin/Faughs went on to the final with Cork as the opposition.

In the All Ireland Final, not actually played until May 1922 due to the War of Independence, and witnessed by a record crowd, Dublin/Faughs won the All Ireland Title on a scoreline of 4-9 to 4-3.

1920 Faughs All Ireland Winning Team representing Dublin

The Great Southern and Western Railway Cup, presented to the 1920 winners, remains in our clubhouse to this day.

We will be marking the centenary on Sunday July 31st  with our Official pitch opening.

We are also marking the centenary of Harry Boland’s death and members of the Boland family will be joining us on the day.

Activities include

  • Official Pitch Opening  
  • Senior Adult Hurling and Camogie matches 
  • An exhibition match between  Faughs vs Harry Boland’s from Chicago to mark the 100th anniversary 
  • Refreshments in the Clubhouse
  • Irish Music session 

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