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Jason Redmond

A 21-year-old from Wexford, Jason is a final year English and History student at the University of Limerick.

Wexford Camogie Player Sends Beautiful Message To GAA Community

On Sunday, Wexford hurling fans dared to believe as they witnessed their senior hurling team overcome the mighty Cats for the first time since their 2004 Leinster final win.  On a day when Davy Fitzgerald’s charges sought a remarkable victory, the Wexford camogie team lost out to Dublin by five points in Wexford Park in their National League game. Amidst …

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Dublin And Monaghan Served Up A Classic Game Of Football And The Reaction Summed It Up

Allianz Football League Division 1, Clones, Co. Monaghan 2/4/2017 Monaghan vs Dublin Dublin's Brian Fenton with Conor Mc Manus of Monaghan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Grealy

On Sunday, supporters of gaelic football were treated to an absolute football classic in St Tiernach’s Park.  The National League game between Monaghan and Dublin ended on a scoreline of 1-15 to 2-15. With a place in the National League Football final at stake, both teams left absolutely nothing on the field of play. Without a doubt, the pulsating game was one …

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Oisín McConville Goes To Extraordinary Lengths To Avoid Cheltenham

Cheltenham Ulster Senior Football Championship Final 20/7/2008 Armagh Oisin McConville Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

To many, the Cheltenham festival is a momentous period on the sporting calendar. Crowds erupt through the doors of bookmakers; the buzz is electric and it seems like almost the whole country has placed a bet. One man who won’t be placing a bet, however, is Oisín McConville.  On the eve of Cheltenham’s first race, the former legendary Armagh gaelic footballer gave …

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National Hurling League: Five Standout Players Of The Weekend

With another National Hurling League weekend just about coming to an end, we assess some of the standout performances.  Across the weekend, we were presented with some unbelievable, passionate and entertaining games of hurling. From a palpitating performance by two of our countries best in Thurles to the complete demolition of Laois in Division 1b, certainly, this weekend’s hurling action further highlighted …

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Jack Guiney Return A Huge Boost As Wexford Juggernaut Powers On

Bord Gais Energy Leinster GAA Hurling Under 21 Championship Final 9/7/2014 Wexford Jack Guiney Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Undoubtedly, the National League provided another great weekend of hurling and football games around the country this weekend.  In Wexford Park, the Model County continued their successful run of form after they dominantly overcame Kerry. Although it was not a shock result, there was one huge talking point from the game. Rathnure club man, Jack Guiney was brought on from …

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All Counties Should Learn From Limerick’s Response To Poor Pitch Conditions

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National Football League action returns to our counties and television screens this weekend. The Limerick footballers will play London in their fourth round clash of the Division 4 league. The game was due to be played in the Gaelic Grounds, however the terrible weather conditions around the Treaty County have forced the Limerick County Board to take precautionary action. The clash between …

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Chelsea’s Best XI Since The Turn Of The Millennium

LONDON, ENGLAND - MAY 24: John Terry and Didier Drogba of Chelsea hold the trophy after the Barclays Premier League match between Chelsea and Sunderland at Stamford Bridge on May 24, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Michael Regan/Getty Images)

With the 2016/17 Premier League season nearing its conclusion, Chelsea seem very likely to win another title, and much of this, of course, has been down to the vast level of talent currently available to manager Antonio Conte. Taking inspiration from this season’s all-conquering side, here we have named the Blues’ best XI since the turn of the millennium.  _________ (GK) Petr …

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Watch: Michael Conlan Releases Electrifying Promo Video Ahead Of Pro Debut

Michael Conlan Press Conference, Madison Square Garden, New York City, New York 18/1/2017 Michael Conlan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Emily Harney

It’s just under three weeks until Michael Conlan walks out into The Theatre at Madison Square Garden, New York on St. Patrick’s Day for his first professional bout.  The Belfast local, who recently signed a pro contract with boxing promoters Top Rank, will go up against America’s Tim Ibarra. Speaking to DublinLive about his preparation and motivation ahead of the huge fight, …

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Inter-County Players’ Reaction To ‘Super 8’ Motion Illustrates Huge Level Of Discontent

2017 GAA Congress, Croke Park, Dublin 24/2/2017 A view of the conference Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

February 25th, 2017 is a date that will go down in history for all the wrong reasons. The GAA Congress voted in the motion of a ‘Super 8’ system to reform the All-Ireland Senior Football Championship’s quarter-final stages.  The motion was supported by a whopping 76%. The result of the vote will see the All-Ireland quarter-final stage now split into two groups of …

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