Mick Doyle (hurler)

Michael "Mick" Doyle (1889–1970) was an Irish hurler who played as a full-forward for the Kilkenny senior team.[1]

Mick Doyle
Personal information
Irish name Mícheál Ó Dúghaill
Sport Hurling
Position Full-forward
Born 1889
Mooncoin, County Kilkenny, Ireland
Died 1970
Mooncoin, County Kilkenny, Ireland
Club(s)
Years Club
Mooncoin
Club titles
Kilkenny titles 4
Inter-county(ies)
Years County
1907-1916
Kilkenny
Inter-county titles
Leinster titles 6
All-Irelands 5

Born in Mooncoin, County Kilkenny, Doyle first arrived on the inter-county scene at the age of eighteen when he made his senior debut in the 1907 championship. Doyle went on to play a key part for Kilkenny during the team's first golden age, and won five All-Ireland medals and six Leinster medals. He was an All-Ireland runner-up on one occasion.

At club level Doyle won six championship medals with Mooncoin.

Doyle's brothers, Eddie and Eddie Doyle, also enjoyed All-Ireland success with Kilkenny.

References

  1. "Sports page". Mooncoin website. Retrieved 22 July 2013.


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