Connacht Senior League (rugby union)

Connacht Senior League (rugby union)

The Connacht Senior League is a rugby union competition for senior clubs in the Irish province of Connacht. It has traditionally being ranked second in importance to the Connacht Senior Cup. It has declined in importance due to the formation of the All-Ireland League and growth in importance of the Heineken Cup. It was first played for in 1926.

Contents

  • Performance by Team 1
  • Past winners 2
    • 1920s 2.1
    • 1930s 2.2
    • 1940s 2.3
    • 1950s 2.4
    • 1960s 2.5
    • 1970s 2.6
    • 1980s 2.7
    • 1990s 2.8
    • 2000s 2.9
    • 2010s 2.10
  • See also 3
  • References 4

Performance by Team

Club Titles Shared Titles Runners-Up Total Finals Recent Win
Galwegians 25 1 2014-15
Corinthians 21 1 1987-88
UCG 16 1 1974-75
Buccaneers 9 2015-16
Athlone 4 1 1988-89
Ballina 4 1992-93
Ballinasloe 4 1948-49
Loughrea 1 1926-27

Last Update: 4 September 2014

Past winners

1920s

  • 1926 Galwegians
  • 1927 Loughrea
  • 1928 Ballinasloe
  • 1929 Ballina

1930s

1940s

1950s

1960s

1970s

1980s

1990s

2000s

2010s

See also

References

  1. ^ Galwegians Retain Connacht Senior League Title
  2. ^ http://www.independent.ie/sport/rugby/connacht-rugby/pirates-put-sligo-to-the-sword-to-recapture-league-title-31500233.html Buccaneers captured first Senior League title since 2007