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Aaron Ward

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

Hurling Championship Restructure On The Cards

GAA All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 4/9/2016 Kilkenny vs Tipperary A view of the Liam McCarthy cup Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

The chairman of the Hurling Development Committee, Paudie O’ Neill, has revealed that the GAA are considering revamping the format of the hurling championship in fear of the sport becoming overshadowed by gaelic football’s Super 8. The Super 8 comes into effect from 2018 onwards in gaelic football. It entails a group stage round of games in place of the …

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Freddie Roach On Conor McGregor’s Boxing Technique: ‘He Is Not That Good Of A Fighter’

UFC 205 Open Workouts, Madison Square Garden, New York City 9/11/2016 Conor McGregor with Striking Coach Owen Roddy Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tom Hogan

Freddie Roach has backtracked on comments he recently made about the potential boxing match between Conor McGregor and Floyd Mayweather.  The legendary boxing coach had recently refused to rule out the idea that McGregor had a chance in the ring with the former pound for pound king. While admitting that ‘The Notorious’ would ‘have his hands full with a boxer like …

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Martin O’Neill In Disbelief With Gareth Bale’s Comments Regarding That O’Shea Tackle

2018 FIFA World Cup Qualifier, Aviva Stadium, Dublin 24/3/2017 Republic of Ireland vs Wales Wales' Gareth Bale fouls John O'Shea of Ireland

Martin O’Neill is not pleased with Gareth Bale after the Welshman made some baffling comments regarding his dreadful studs up challenge on John O’Shea. The Republic of Ireland manager was adamant that Bale’s reckless foul and Neil Taylor’s horror challenge, which left Seamus Coleman with a broken tibia and fibula in his right leg, were both “very, very poor.” The …

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Liverpool Star Wants Louis Van Gaal Handed Third Spell As Dutch Manager

Danny Blind has been sacked as Netherlands manager and Liverpool star Georginio Wijnaldum has immediately made it clear who he wants to replace him.  The Liverpool star has wasted no time in calling for Louis van Gaal to be reappointed to the Dutch post. Wijnaldum expressed his desire for the former Manchester United manager to rejoin the Oranje set up, being …

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Thierry Henry Responds To Reports That He Could Succeed Arsene Wenger At Arsenal

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 7: Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger presents striker Thierry Henry with the Golden boot after the match between Arsenal and Wigan Athletic, the last match at Highbury, at Arsenal Stadium, Highbury on May 7, 2006 in London, England. (Photo by Stuart MacFarlane/Arsenal FC via Getty Images)

As the rumour mill continues to circulate around Arsene Wenger’s future as Arsenal manager, fans and media alike are pushing speculation over who may replace the Frenchman next season into overdrive.  Arsenal fans’ protests against the reign of the manager who hasn’t delivered them a Premier League title in over 13 seasons scaling new heights in recent weeks. The most notable …

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Javier Hernandez Responds To Jose Mourinho’s Claim That He Would Have Kept Him At Man United

MANCHESTER, ENGLAND - OCTOBER 23: Javier Hernandez of Manchester United celebrates scoring his team's third goal to make the score 3-2 during the UEFA Champions League Group H match between Manchester United and SC Braga at Old Trafford on October 23, 2012 in Manchester, England. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)

Judging by his recent Twitter activity, Javier ‘Chicharito‘ Hernandez was keen to let it be known that current Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho’s latest revelations concerning his sale to Bayer Leverkusen were heard loud and clear.  Mourinho sat down with Gary Lineker for an interview on the BBC’s Premier League show. The three-time Premier League winning manager somewhat surprisingly admitted …

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