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Aaron Ward

Aaron Ward
A writer with an interest in all sports including GAA, MMA, soccer and tiddly-winks.

Kieran Kingston Steps Down As Cork Senior Hurling Manager

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 13/8/2017 Cork vs Waterford Cork’s manager Kieran Kingston

Kieran Kingston has left his role as manager of the Cork senior hurling team. The news will come as a shock to followers of the Rebels, given the successful campaign they enjoyed in 2017. Cork, fresh off the back of miserable campaigns in 2015 and 2016 were crowned Munster champions and really reclaimed their place at the top table in …

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Watch: Ex-Everton And Man United Keeper Tim Howard Explains Why He Doesn’t Enjoy Playing Football

LONDON, ENGLAND - AUGUST 29: Tim Howard of Everton during the Barclays Premier League match between Tottenham Hotspur and Everton at White Hart Lane on August 29, 2015 in London, United Kingdom. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)

Tim ​Howard is currently plying his trade with the Colorado Rapids in the MLS. However, on this side of the Atlantic, the American net-minder will is mostly remembered for his stints in the Premier League for Manchester United and Everton. Howard signed for United in 2003 and was a divisive figure amongst the Old Trafford faithful from day one right …

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Do You Agree With The Sunday Game’s Football Team Of The Year?

So, that’s it, another season down.  The 2017 championship has come to a halt and what a grand finale it was. The Dubs have retained Sam Maguire and in doing so, completing an historic three in a row to cement their place in the history books as one the all-time great teams. For Mayo, another year, another heartbreak. 66 years …

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The UCC Team Participating In The Cork SHC Is Simply Eye-Watering

University College Cork had a stunning victory on Sunday night at Páirc Uí Rinn in the Cork County Senior Hurling Championship over a Midleton side fancied by many to go on and win the county with the likes of early favourites Douglas and Glen Rovers already knocked out. When both teams on the night are broken down, it is not …

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Watch: Eoghan O’Gara Looks Set To Be Subject Of Disciplinary Action After Today’s All-Ireland Final

Dublin are All-Ireland champions for the third consecutive year and the celebrations will go on long into the night in the capital.  However, Eoghan O’Gara may have his celebrations marred by the fact that he could be facing into a disciplinary hearing following an incident involving himself and Colm Boyle during today’s game. Video footage clearly suggests O’Gara pinning Boyle …

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Conor McGregor Gives His Critical Assessment Of Canelo/GGG Ahead Of His Mayweather Fight

Now three weeks removed from the monumental spectacle which was Floyd Mayweather vs. Conor McGregor, it is time for the two most highly regarded boxers in the world, Saul ‘Canelo’ Alvarez and Gennady Golovkin to throw down in Las Vegas.  While the polarising bout between ‘Money’ Mayweather and MMA’s biggest star will undoubtedly have been a more lucrative financial outing …

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This Stat Shows How Bleak Times Really Are For Crystal Palace Right Now

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Life at Selhurst Park right now represents the direct antithesis of plain sailing. Roy Hodgson has a big job on his hand as at Crystal Palace.  Crystal Palace are struggling, there’s no two ways about it. Lying bottom of the league, the only team in the division without a single point following Bournemouth’s win over Brighton on Friday night, times are …

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Harry Redknapp And Birmingham City Have “Parted Ways”

In breaking news this evening, Birmingham City and Harry Redknapp have “parted ways”. Redknapp has not lasted long in the manager’s hot seat at St. Andrew’s after guiding them to safety from relegation from The Sky Bet Championship last season. The journeyman boss was brought in on short notice last season with just three games remaining. Having won the final …

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