James "Jim" O'Regan (1901 – October 1982) was an Irish hurler and Gaelic footballer who played as centre-back for the Cork and Dublin senior teams as well as the Offaly junior team. Born near Kinsale, County Cork, O'Regan first excelled at Gaelic games during his studies at the De La Salla College in Waterford. He arrived on the inter-county scene at the age of twenty-three when he first linked up with the Offaly junior team. He made his senior debut for Dublin during the 1925 championship before becoming a dual player with Cork's senior teams the following year. O'Regan immediately became a regular in the inter-county scene and won four All-Ireland medals, four Munster medals and two National Hurling League medals as well as a Munster football medal.

Property Value
dbo:abstract
  • James "Jim" O'Regan (1901 – October 1982) was an Irish hurler and Gaelic footballer who played as centre-back for the Cork and Dublin senior teams as well as the Offaly junior team. Born near Kinsale, County Cork, O'Regan first excelled at Gaelic games during his studies at the De La Salla College in Waterford. He arrived on the inter-county scene at the age of twenty-three when he first linked up with the Offaly junior team. He made his senior debut for Dublin during the 1925 championship before becoming a dual player with Cork's senior teams the following year. O'Regan immediately became a regular in the inter-county scene and won four All-Ireland medals, four Munster medals and two National Hurling League medals as well as a Munster football medal. As a member of the Munster inter-provincial teams on a number of occasions, O'Regan won several Railway Cup medals as a dual player. At club level he enjoyed a distinguished career with various club teams such as Kinsale, Garda and Courcey Rovers. Throughout his career O'Regan made a combined total of 47 championship appearances for Cork. His retirement came following the conclusion of the 1935 championship. In retirement from playing O'Regan became involved in team management and coaching. After serving as trainer with Courcey Rovers and St. Vincent's, he guided the Cork senior hurlers to All-Ireland success in 1966. O'Regan is widely regarded as one of Cork's greatest hurlers. He has been repeatedly voted onto teams made up of the sport's greats, including at centre-back on the Cork Hurling Team of the Century. (en)
dbo:birthDate
  • 1901-1-1
dbo:deathDate
  • 1982-10-1
dbo:team
dbo:wikiPageID
  • 18095006 (xsd:integer)
dbo:wikiPageRevisionID
  • 714559044 (xsd:integer)
dbp:after
dbp:before
dbp:birthDate
  • 1901 (xsd:integer)
dbp:birthPlace
  • Kinsale, County Cork, Ireland
dbp:code
  • Hurling
dbp:counties
dbp:county
  • Cork
dbp:deathDate
  • October 1982
dbp:deathPlace
  • Kinsale, County Cork, Ireland
dbp:icallirelandf
  • 0 (xsd:integer)
dbp:icallirelandh
  • 4 (xsd:integer)
dbp:icapps(points)_
  • 14 (xsd:integer)
  • 33 (xsd:integer)
dbp:icposition
  • Centre-back
dbp:icprovincef
  • 1 (xsd:integer)
dbp:icprovinceh
  • 4 (xsd:integer)
dbp:icyears
  • 1924 (xsd:integer)
  • 1925 (xsd:integer)
  • 1926 (xsd:integer)
dbp:nfl
  • 0 (xsd:integer)
dbp:nhl
  • 2 (xsd:integer)
dbp:occupation
  • Garda / National school teacher
dbp:province
  • Munster
dbp:title
dbp:wordnet_type
dbp:years
  • 1935 (xsd:integer)
  • 1936 (xsd:integer)
dct:description
  • Irish hurler and Gaelic footballer (en)
dct:subject
http://purl.org/linguistics/gold/hypernym
rdf:type
rdfs:comment
  • James "Jim" O'Regan (1901 – October 1982) was an Irish hurler and Gaelic footballer who played as centre-back for the Cork and Dublin senior teams as well as the Offaly junior team. Born near Kinsale, County Cork, O'Regan first excelled at Gaelic games during his studies at the De La Salla College in Waterford. He arrived on the inter-county scene at the age of twenty-three when he first linked up with the Offaly junior team. He made his senior debut for Dublin during the 1925 championship before becoming a dual player with Cork's senior teams the following year. O'Regan immediately became a regular in the inter-county scene and won four All-Ireland medals, four Munster medals and two National Hurling League medals as well as a Munster football medal. (en)
rdfs:label
  • Jim O'Regan (en)
owl:sameAs
prov:wasDerivedFrom
foaf:gender
  • male (en)
foaf:givenName
  • Jim (en)
foaf:isPrimaryTopicOf
foaf:name
  • Jim O'Regan (en)
  • James O'Regan (en)
  • Séamus Ó Riagáin (ga)
foaf:nick
  • Jim O (en)
foaf:surname
  • O'Regan (en)
is dbp:after of
is dbp:before of
is dbp:captain of
is foaf:primaryTopic of