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Dr Cullen Park In Bad Shape Ahead Of Limerick v Carlow Qualifier

It wasn’t too long ago that matches were forced to be rescheduled due to pitches being frozen and/or now however. Well the weather is causing a different problem in Carlow as preparations continue in Dr Cullen Park for the preliminary quarter-final meeting between the home side and Limerick on Saturday evening. A photo posted on Twitter shows a large section …

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Hurling Quarter Final Or Super 8? RTÉ Have A Big Decision To Make

The World Cup final, Super 8s, All Ireland Hurling Quarter-Finals – RTÉ face into a tricky situation on the weekend of the 14th/15th July.  The GAA announced the details this week of two of the first Super 8 clashes to take place in this year’s All Ireland Football Championship. Dublin v Donegal will take place on Saturday 14th July at …

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Pairc Ui Chaoimh In Line To Host All-Ireland Hurling Quarter-Finals

Pairc Ui Chaoimh could be in line to host this year’s All-Ireland quarter-finals according to a report today in The Irish Examiner.  The newly refurbished venue, which can now hold 45,000 people, will be mooted by Cork GAA officials as a potential venue for the quarter-finals which would result in the second successive year that this stage of the competition …

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Hurler Of The Year: Who Are The Contenders So Far?

Dublin , Ireland - 3 September 2017; Galway's Joe Canning watches on as captain David Burke lifts the Liam MacCarthy cup following the GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Final match between Galway and Waterford at Croke Park in Dublin. (Photo By Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile via Getty Images)

We have been treated to a feast of hurling action this summer with the newly installed round-robin series throwing up some exciting clashes. There have been a number of brilliant individual performances and we have selected our top five contenders to pick up the Hurler of the Year gong at the end of the season. Seamus Harnedy (Cork) If his name …

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Darragh Fitzgibbon Among Seven Cork Seniors Named For Tipp Showdown

Cork have made one change to their U21 team for the Munster final in Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Wednesday night.  Tim O’Mahony returns to full-forward after he was withdrawn before throw-in in their semi-final against Waterford last week. The Newtownshandrum man was on the bench for the Cork seniors last Sunday in their Munster final victory over Clare. Shane Kingston …

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Venues And Times Confirmed For Football and Hurling Qualifiers

The GAA have announced the details of the Round 4 qualifiers of the senior football championship as well as the preliminary quarter-final clashes in the hurling. Portlaoise will play host to a doubleheader on Saturday afternoon as Roscommon face Armagh at 3 pm before Cork and Tyrone go head-to-head at 5 pm. Sky Sports will have coverage of the second …

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