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County Final Memory: Portlaoise hurlers end famine in 1981

The Portlaoise team that were crowned Laois senior hurling champions in 1981

Portlaoise 2-13 Camross 4-5 1981 Laois SHC Final No matter what happened in the 1981 Laois senior hurling final, history was going to be made. Camross, having only won their first title in 1959, were going for an incredible 16th county final success and a first ever six-in-a-row. Portlaoise were seeking their first title since…


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