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Eddie Brennan Confirmed As New Kilkenny U21 Hurling Manager

The least surprising news in the history of the GAA was announced tonight, as Brian Cody was ratified by the Kilkenny county board to continue as manager of the senior hurlers for 2016. The James Stephens clubman has now won 11 All-Ireland titles at the helm of the Cats since taking over in 1999, and will be hungry to break …

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Video: Simon Zebo And Paddy Jackson Release Rap Cover Of Otis

Simon Zebo and Paddy Jackson are renowned for being the jokers of the Ireland rugby squad, and have provided us all with plenty of laughs in the past. However, this time around they may well have outdone themselves with this rap sequel. Naturally, cabin fever may have been setting in throughout the Rugby World Cup as the squad were spending plenty …

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Arsenal Fans Will Love This Mathieu Flamini Stat

Arsenal have been playing at the Emirates Stadium since 2006, and although they have not quite managed to capture a Premier League title since then, it has gradually become more of a fortress. They have left Highbury behind, but the new 60,000 seater is slowly growing the respect of the famous old ground. The Emirates is now one of the …

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Rob Kearney A Doubt For Leinster’s European Opener

Leinster open their European Champions Cup campaign for 2015/2016 on Sunday at home to Wasps knowing that it is a must-win game if they harbour ambitions of emerging from Pool 5. The three time Heineken Cup champions were drawn in a difficult group along with Wasps, Bath, and a Toulon side seeking a fourth consecutive crown. Leinster pushed the French …

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Conor McGregor: I Don’t Think José Aldo Will Make The Fight

Conor McGregor has stated that he doesn’t think that José Aldo will meet him in the octagon for their UFC 194 headline bout on December the 12th. The Brazilian featherweight champion pulled out of UFC 189 due to a rib injury, and Chad Mendes stepped in to fight McGregor. The Dubliner won the interim title with a second round win …

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Video: Ladies Football Player Scores Sublime Hat-Trick

You won’t see a better trio of goals anywhere. Glenelly of of Tyrone won the Ulster Intermediate Football Final for the very first time over the weekend, overcoming a tough Donaghmoyne team at Killyclogher. The star of the show was undoubtedly Siobhan Sheerin, who banged in three goals for Glenelly. Each effort on its own would be worth sharing, but …

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Picture: Hurler’s Hand Impaled By Teammate’s Helmet


We have all heard of strange injuries sustained on a hurling field, but this one may just take the title as the sport’s most bizarre. During this weekend’s Munster Intermediate Hurling Championship clash between Clonakenny and Newcestown, Conor Ryan who was playing midfield for the former got his hand caught in the visor of his teammate’s helmet. However, it was …

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England Rugby Embroiled In Controversy Following World Cup Exit

It is reported by The Telegraph that the England Rugby kit manager, Dave Tennison, is being investigated by the RFU after he allegedly gave a tip to the players concerning an investment in an oil-drilling firm. Tennison allegedly sent the players an email during the summer training camps and even just two days before their World Cup opener against Fiji, urging …

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