1953 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final

1953 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Final
Event 1953 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship
Date 6 September 1953
Venue Croke Park, Dublin
Referee P. O'Connell (Offaly)
Attendance 71,195

The 1953 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final was the 66th All-Ireland Final and the culmination of the 1953 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship, an inter-county hurling tournament for the top teams in Ireland. The match was held at Croke Park, Dublin, on 6 September 1953, between Cork and Galway. The Connacht men narrowly lost to their Munster opponents on a score line of 3-3 to 0-8.

Match details

15:15 IST
Cork 3-3 0-8 Galway
Croke Park, Dublin
Attendance: 71,195
Referee: P. O'Connell (Offaly)

Due to the clash of colours, both counties lined out in their provincial jerseys, Cork wearing Munster's blue while Galway wore the white of Connacht.

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