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Sean Cremin

Sean Cremin
Sean Cremin graduated from University College Cork with a Bachelor of Education in Sports Studies and PE. A self-proclaimed 'pure G.A.A head', Sean recently made the transition from spluttering offline to writing online. Sean loves nothing more than a good debate and still hopes for Tebow to return.

Who Are The Contenders For The 2017 Hurler Of The Year?

GAA All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 3/9/2017 Galway vs Waterford Galway's David Burke lifts The Liam McCarthy Cup Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

After two barren seasons for large parts of 2015 and 2016, hurling came back with a bang in 2017. The Wexford revival along with Cork’s triumphs in Munster really kicked off what would prove to be a highly entertaining season. The decline of Kilkenny and Tipperary, at stages, added to a year of drama where many great games occurred. The …

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Five Talking Points From Dublin’s Comprehensive Victory Over Tyrone

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 27/8/2017 Dublin vs Tyrone Dublin's Eoghan O'Gara and Tiernan McCann of Tyrone Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Many words could be used to describe Dublin’s latest championship win. Flashbacks to 2005 and 2008 had the general GAA public hoping that a great day in Croke Park would accompany the clashes that Kerry and Mayo provided in the other semi-final pairing. But it was not to be, Dublin hammered Tyrone. The victory was comprehensive, emphatic and powerful and …

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Have We Seen Sean Cavanagh Play For The Last Time In Croke Park?

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 27/8/2017 Dublin vs Tyrone Tyrone's Sean Cavanagh replaced during the second half Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

It was not Tyrone’s day in Croke Park today. Despite being a young side, the departure of Sean Cavanagh halfway through the second half led to a raft of people questioning as to whether this was the last time we have seen one of the greatest footballers of the modern era showcase his talents on the biggest stage. The 34-year old has …

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Dublin Defiant As They Maintain Their March To Three-In-A-Row

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 27/8/2017 Dublin vs Tyrone Dublin's Brian Fenton, Michael Fitzsimons and Philip McMahon tackle Matthew Donnelly of Tyrone Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

The game will be reacted to in two different ways. Some will say that Dublin were awesome, while others will point to just how poor Tyrone were when they faced their biggest test of the year. Tyrone failed emphatically, but Dublin were equally as impressive in completely blowing the Red Hand men out of their way. With Tyrone’s defensive game …

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Derry Minors Qualify For The 2017 All-Ireland Final Against Kerry

GAA All-Ireland Minor Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 26/8/2017 Dublin vs Derry Derry panel Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Almost all of last week’s headlines were taken by Kerry’s David Clifford in last Sunday’s curtain raiser, when Kerry defeated Cavan to keep their chances of winning four All-Ireland minor titles in a row in tact. Today saw Dublin and Derry go to battle in the second All-Ireland minor semi-final, where both teams played out a very entertaining game of football. …

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Five Talking Points From Mayo’s Victory Over Kerry In Croke Park

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final Replay, Croke Park, Dublin 26/8/2017 Mayo vs Kerry Mayo's Andy Moran celebrates after scoring a goal Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine O'Sullivan

‘Mayo For Sam’, is still a realistic prospect for 2017. The Green and Red have qualified for back-to-back All-Ireland finals and this will now be their fourth All-Ireland final in six seasons. It is well documented that Mayo have not lifted Sam Maguire since 1951, and 2017 will present yet another chance for the heartbreak to end. Here are the five main …

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The GAA Weekend In Numbers

Allianz Football League Division 1 Final, Croke Park, Dublin 9/4/2017 Dublin vs Kerry Referee Paddy Neilan black cards Diarmuid Connolly of Dublin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

It is almost here. If all goes to plan, the 2017 All-Ireland football pairing will be known by 6:00 p.m on Sunday evening. The four heavyweight teams and the ones that everyone identifies as being significantly better than the rest are prepared to battle it out on consecutive days at the winners of Sam Maguire for the season become clearer. …

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