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Joel Slattery

Joel Slattery
Sub-editor at Pundit Arena. Bad at predictions, Joel was also slightly uncomfortable writing this bio in the third person. Mail: [email protected]

Liam Kearns Praises New Star In Tipperary Football As Clinical Premier Win Opener

Tipperary football unearthed a new star on Saturday evening as Liam McGrath threw himself into the national limelight with an outstanding display of score-taking. The Loughmore-Castleiney man scored 2-05 in Tipperary’s 3-16 to 1-16 win over Cork in Pairc Ui Chaoimh as the Premier got their Division 2 campaign off to a perfect start Manager Liam Kearns said after the …

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“I Haven’t Won Against Kilkenny In Six Years” – Youthful Rebels Get 2018 Off To A Flyer

A ten-point haul for Conor Lehane inspired Cork to a famous Pairc Ui Chaoimh win over arch-rivals Kilkenny in Saturday’s Allianz National Hurling League opener. The three-point win was an ideal start for the Rebels – who were playing their first competitive game under lights at the redeveloped Leeside venue. It was a significant victory for Lehane as he got …

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John Meyler Outlines His Goals For The National League Season

Defending Munster champions Cork will play in the new Pairc Ui Chaoimh for the first time in a competitive fixture on Saturday evening as they host Kilkenny. With a young team, the Rebels surprised many last year but, ultimately, the campaign ended in disappointment in Croke Park as the Leesiders lost to Waterford in the All-Ireland semi-final. However, that provincial …

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Colm Callanan On Career Change: ‘It Wasn’t Conducive To Inter-County Hurling’

It is the in vogue question of the day – is there too much commitment expected of inter-county players? With the recent revelation that Wexford’s Lee Chin wasn’t working, acting for all intents and purposes as a full-time hurler, the question has gathered momentum in recent times. For Galway’s All-Ireland winning goalkeeper, Colm Callanan, he didn’t go as far as …

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