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William Dunne

William is a 20 year-old Journalism student. He follows multiple sports with particular interest in GAA, Soccer and Golf. Follow @William_Dunne_ on Twitter.

Waterford The Big Outsiders In All-Ireland Hurling Championship Betting

Following two rather underwhelming quarter-finals at the Páirc Uí Chaoimh curtain-raiser last weekend, we now know the final four teams in the race for this year’s Liam MacCarthy Cup. Clare troubled Tipperary at times on Saturday afternoon, but were ultimately no match for the reigning All-Ireland champions – the Premier’s All-Star forward line were phenomenal. The following day, Derek McGrath’s …

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Watch: Does Tadhg De Búrca Deserve To Miss Waterford’s All-Ireland Semi-Final?

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Quarter-Final, Pairc Ui Chaoimh, Cork 23/7/2017 Wexford vs Waterford Referee Fergal Horgan red cards Tadhg De Burca of Waterford Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Waterford’s Tadhg de Búrca was sent off in the 66th minute of their All-Ireland quarter-final, which will see him miss their next game if the decision isn’t overturned. Waterford were beating their opponents comfortably at the time before Tipperary referee Fergal Horgan showed the defender a straight red card for an off the ball incident. The decision left many spectators inside …

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Opinion: Despite What Some Experts May Feel, Cillian O’Connor Is A Marquee Forward

Following on from a stunning extra-time win over Cork on Saturday, Mayo have reached the business end of the All-Ireland championship yet again, and the Westerners have a lot to thank their talisman Cillian O’Connor for. Twenty-five year-old O’Connor has been a household name for several years and there is good reason for it. The current Mayo captain won two …

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Five Outside Bets For The 2017 Footballer Of The Year Award

Killarney , Ireland - 2 July 2017; David Moran of Kerry in action against Kevin O'Driscoll of Cork during the Munster GAA Football Senior Championship Final match between Kerry and Cork at Fitzgerald Stadium in Killarney, Co Kerry. (Photo By Brendan Moran/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

As Dublin’s Stephen Cluxton lifted the Delaney Cup for a record-breaking seventh consecutive time on Sunday afternoon it officially brought an end to a truly exciting year for the provincial football championships.    Just twelve teams now remain in the race for the Sam Maguire Cup, and, as expected, Kerry and Dublin have advanced to their respective quarter-finals with relative …

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Three Outside Bets For The 2017 Hurler Of The Year Award

Tipperary , Ireland - 8 July 2017; Jamie Barron of Waterford on his way to score his side's fifth goal during the GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Round 2 match between Waterford and Kilkenny at Semple Stadium in Thurles, Co Tipperary. (Photo By Ray McManus/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

We are on the eve of the All-Ireland Hurling Championship quarter-finals in what has been one of the most exhilarating hurling championships of the modern era. We have had the resurgence of Wexford, the demise of Kilkenny and you just never seem to know where the likes of Tipperary and Waterford are at – yet both counties are still in …

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Five Young Dublin Footballers To Watch Out For This Year

Dublin are now seeking a third successive Sam Maguire Cup this year and although they have won back to back All-Ireland titles, their squad is frighteningly (for the rest of the country) still growing. Astonishingly Dublin managed to win the pre-season trophy that is the O’Byrne cup without any of the players that had a hand in lifting the Sam …

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If Harry Kane Gets Back To Full Fitness, Spurs Have Every Asset To Win The League

If you haven’t already, then it’s time to seriously accept that Tottenham Hotspur are genuine challengers for the title this season, even if Pep Guardiola and José Mourinho are now managing sides in England. Spurs will consider themselves desperately unlucky that they didn’t snatch the title last season with all the so-called ‘big teams’ not doing particularly well. Now, after …

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