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Donal Óg Cusack Has Reportedly Left His Role As Clare Hurling Coach

Donal Óg Cusack Clare

It has been reported that Donal Óg Cusack’s time as coach and selector with the Clare hurlers has come to an end.  The former All-Star goalkeeper is supposed to have made management team Donal Moloney and Gerry O’Connor aware of his decision to step away from his role, with the news expected to be confirmed at a Clare County Board …

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Shane Dowling’s Approach To Practising Frees Is Refreshing To Hear

Shane Dowling was at the launch of the AIB club hurling championship today and the Na Piarsaigh club hurler gave a great insight into what makes him tick.  Dowling is preparing for his club’s clash against Blackrock of Cork in the Munster semi-final in just two weeks and he is really enjoying being in and amongst his club peers as they …

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Scotland Defeat Ireland In Annual Hurling/Shinty Fixture

Ireland’s selection of hurlers came up short against Scotland’s shinty players on Saturday afternoon in Inverness.  The Scots won out on a scoreline of 2-12 to 0-15 in the annual hurling/shinty fixture. It was those two goals which proved crucial to the outcome at Bught Park, with just three points separating the sides at the end of the game. Kevin …

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Five Club Games We Are Looking Forward To This Weekend

There are a host of county and provincial club championship action to keep us occupied this weekend as more teams battle it out for local honours. With some more big counties finishing off their championships, as well as replays and Ulster Championship action, there is something for every GAA fan this weekend. Here five of the stand-out fixtures this weekend: …

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Five Games We Can’t Wait To See In Championship 2018

Thursday night saw the draws take place for the 2018 GAA hurling and football championships. It may only be October, but it is never too early to look forward to the summer when top-level GAA returns. While we have great club action to get us through the winter followed by the shadow-boxing of the National Leagues, it is the summer …

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Galway Hurlers To Play Challenge Match In Australia In 2018

The Australian embassy in Dublin have confirmed that the GAA are organising a special inter-county hurling match to take place next year Down Under. The match will take place between All-Ireland champions Galway and the winners of the 2018 National Hurling League. The event will see the likes of Joe Canning and Gearoid McInerney as well as some of the …

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