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Barley House Wolves: US Soldiers set up hurling club

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A group of U.S. Army soldiers encountered hurling during a stop-over in Shannon and decided to set up their own club, the Barley House Wolves. The following is a pilot video of a group of U.S Army soldiers who, on a stop over in Shannon airport Ireland, see the beautiful game of Hurling being played on TV. They decide there and then …

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O’ Neill is right but Davy Fitz has got a point

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Diarmaid Williams talks about the issue of the county board in GAA, something Liam O’ Neill and Davy Fitz have spoken strongly about. This past week Davy Fitz professed the view that some county boards have no interest in hurling and he takes exception that these organisations have a say in how the game is run. “Weather’s a curse” “So …

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What the National Hurling League says about the Championship

Diarmaid Williams reviews the National Hurling League and can only see one team in particular winning this year’s Hurling Championship. Kilkenny may have won the National Hurling League yesterday but the real winners were Clare. Staying alive in the top division is a massive thing against the odds for a county that has toiled in the abyss of the second …

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