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Robert Cribbin

Robert Cribbin
I'm a Journalism student in Dublin Business School. Main sporting interests are that of Gaa, Soccer, Rugby and Horse Racing but have a very soft spot for kildare Gaa. You can follow me on twitter @rob_cribbin.

Rep. Of Ireland Face Daunting Prospect In World Cup Draw

This weeks World rankings were the deciding factor in deciding where European countries would be seeded for the forthcoming 2018 World Cup draw, and even though the Rep. Of Ireland have moved up eight places to 52nd in the rankings its still not enough, and they will be in lowly pot 4 when the draw takes place in two weeks. …

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The Six Day Issue That Won’t Go Away

Two years ago the GAA came up with the decision to split the qualifiers in two and do away with the six day turnaround for those teams who were beaten in a provincial final. This has worked very well, but the problem is still occurring in the early rounds as can be seen by the Offaly and Kildare game this …

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Dubs Badly Need To Be Tested In Leinster

A few weeks ago when Dublin beat Longford in the Leinster Quarter final by 27 points, all the talk was about how this is terrible for Longford and teams of their ilk, and that this was the reason that the Championship had to be redesigned so teams can compete. You then throw in the fact the debate of whether the …

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The Pro12 Has Improved Under Its New Format

At the start of the season there was outrage, worry, debate and anger from all sides as a result of the new format for the Pro12. As we approach the end of the season, the reality couldn’t be further from the truth as we have seen a revitalised league that has grown in stature over the last year and it’s all thanks …

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