1901 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

1901 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
All-Ireland champions
Winning team London (1st win)
Captain Jack Coughlan
All-Ireland Finalists
Losing team Cork
Captain Paddy Cantillon
Provincial champions
Munster Cork
Leinster Wexford
Ulster Antrim
Connacht Galway
Championship statistics
All-Star Team See here

The All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship 1901 was the 15th series of the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, Ireland's premier hurling knock-out competition. London won the championship, beating Cork 1–5 to 0–4 in the final.[1]

Rule change

For the first time ever a hurling championship took place in all of the four historic provinces of Ireland - Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster. For the purposes of the all GAA competitions, Britain was designated as a fifth Irish province. As a consequence, the winners of the championship in Britain would meet the winners of the championship in Ireland to decide the All-Ireland title holders.


All-Ireland Championship

Semi-final: (2 matches) The four provincial representatives make up the semi-final pairings. Two teams are eliminated at this stage while the two winning teams advance to the home final.

Home final: (1 match) The winners of the two semi-finals contest this game. One team is eliminated while the winning team advances to the final.

Final: (1 match) The winners of the home final and London, who receive a bye to this stage of the championship, contest this game. The winners are declared All-Ireland champions.


Connacht Senior Hurling Championship

Leinster Senior Hurling Championship

Munster Senior Hurling Championship

Ulster Senior Hurling Championship

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship

Championship statistics



  1. "All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Roll of Honour". The GAA website. Retrieved 26 July 2011.


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