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Can You Name Every All-Ireland Winning Hurling Captain Since 2000?

All Ireland Senior Hurling Final Kilkenny 14/9/2003 DJ Carey raises the Liam McCarthy Cup on Hill 16 Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

For every hurling player up and down the country, the ultimate dream is to lead your county to All-Ireland glory. Stepping up in the Hogan Stand on the first Sunday in September to lift the Liam McCarthy Cup is the goal, realised by some remarkable hurlers down through the years. We’re challenging you to name the 17 captains to captain their …

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Report: Kieran Bergin To Leave Tipperary Panel

After Sunday’s League final defeat to Galway in the Gaelic Grounds, Tipperary manager Michael Ryan has been dealt another blow as Kieran Bergin will leave the panel. Bergin, 31, will not remain in the squad approaching the Championship. The emergence of Michael Breen, Seamus Kennedy, and Ronan Maher in the midfield and half-back line led to limited chances in the …

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Oisín McConville Joins Backroom Team Of Laois Hurlers

Laois Launch of GAA/GPA Gambling Guidelines 27/1/2014 Former Armagh footballer Oisin McConville Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Having secured their Division 1B status for 2018, the Laois hurlers are set to push on and leave their mark on the Championship. Having already picked up one win over Westmeath in the Leinster round robin group, the O’Moore County will be eager to secure a quarter-final berth with a win over Meath this weekend. Manager Eamonn Kelly will be …

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Limerick Boss Kiely Drops Seven From Panel Ahead Of Championship

Bord Gais Energy Munster Under 21 Hurling Championship Final, Cusack Park, Ennis, Co. Clare 30/7/2015.Clare vs Limerick.Clare's of Limerick.Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Limerick manager John Kiely has cut his panel ahead of the championship as preparation intensifies now that the 2017 National Hurling League is over.  The Treaty manager has dropped seven players from his extended panel in the aftermath of their league campaign. Kiely’s side were beaten soundly in the semi-final by Galway, who eventually romped to victory over All-Ireland champions …

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Davy Fitz Reaches Out To Assist In Jason Forde’s Ban Appeal

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Semi-Final, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny 16/4/2017 Wexford vs Tipperary Wexford Manager Davy Fitzgerald clashes with Jason Forde of Tipperary Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

As the drama stemming from the Davy Fitz-Jason Forde saga continues to rumble on following the events at Nowlan Park last Sunday week, the tale has taken another unexpected twist.  Davy has offered his assistance to Tipperary in their appeal against the proposed suspension of Jason Forde. The Wexford boss has contacted Tipperary manager Michael Ryan to offer to help …

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Pundit Arena Hurling Power Rankings 2017: Round 5

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The 2017 National Hurling League is consigned to history, as the Championship kicked off with two games in the Leinster preliminary rounds. We take a look at the pecking order as the big guns now fully turn their focus to the summer. 1. Galway (+1) We have new leaders, and rightly so. Everything clicked for the Tribesmen yesterday. They came …

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