Wexford All-Ireland Senior Hurling Champions 1956


This scroll has all the details on the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Champions of 1956 – Wexford, including the Path to the Final, and the scorers in each game. The layout of the Team in the Final, the names of all the Panel, their Clubs, the Manager and selectors. In one of the greatest Hurling finals of the century, 83,000 spectators watched Wexford defeat Cork in a rip roaring classic at Croke Park. The Christy Ring/Bobby Rackard duel was a highlight of the contest. Wexford keeper Art Foley made a wonder save from Ring in the closing stages to turn the tide in wexford’s favour. The Cup returned to Slaneyside for the second year in succession.

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Size: 320mm x 450mm  (12 1 /2” x 17 3/4” Approx)

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