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Five Talking Points From The Weekend’s GAA Action

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The curtain comes down on another weekend of the GAA Championships as the summer kicks into gear. We look at five talking points from the action. Shane Dooley inspires One of the best hurlers in the country led Offaly into the semi-final of the Leinster Senior Hurling Championship. Every loss for the Faithful is met with widespread bemoaning, so it …

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The Best Pictures From The Weekend’s GAA Action

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Another weekend chalked down, and another cracking set of games in the GAA Championships. The summer is well and truly here. We take a look at the best photographs from the weekend’s action, taken by Inpho Photography. _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____ _____

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Five Takeaways As Galway Flex Muscles To Blow Dublin Away

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League champions and All-Ireland favourites Galway had far too much class for a disappointing Dublin team today in Tullamore. The Tribesmen capitalised upon a Cian O’Callaghan red card to down their opponents in the second half, winning 2-28 to 1-16. Galway a class apart Right from the off, Galway appeared a class apart. Even when Dublin were leading the game in …

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Five Talking Points Ahead Of The Weekend’s Intercounty GAA Action

With the GAA season in full swing, we look at five talking points ahead of the weekend’s action. Can Laois spring a surprise? The whole country is talking about a rematch between Wexford and Kilkenny in the semi-final. For that to happen, the Yellowbellies must overcome Laois in tomorrow’s quarter-final. However, despite being underdogs, there are a few reasons for …

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Dublin Vs Galway: Three Key Battles For Sunday’s Clash

Leinster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Quarter-Final Replay, O'Connor Park, Tullamore, Offaly 6/6/2015 Dublin vs Galway Galway’s Cyril Donnellan and Michael Carton of Dublin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Tullamore is the place to be this Sunday as Galway face a struggling Dublin side in their championship opener. The Leinster Championship kicks into gear with this quarter-final at the Offaly venue. In what is a repeat of the 2015 meeting at the same stage, the Dubs come into the game having been relegated from Division 1A and also having lost several …

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Ger Loughnane Rips Into “Limited” Tipperary Following Cork Loss

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Tipperary are licking their wounds following their shock defeat to Cork on Sunday. After an All-Ireland triumph and easing their way into the League final, the Premier were being hyped up as perhaps being unstoppable in 2017. However, they have now lost back-to-back games, at the hands of Galway and Cork. Both losses came as a huge surprise, with Michael …

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Dublin Hurling Star Eoghan O’Donnell Had An Unusual GAA Upbringing

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Dublin take on Galway this weekend in the quarter-final of the Leinster Senior Hurling Championship. For Ger Cunningham’s young side, it is about doing their talking on the field. The Boys in Blue were relegated from Division 1A in the League, after a winter of former players speaking out against the current regime. While there is a huge amount of …

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Quiz: Can You Name The County of These GAA Stars?

Allianz Football League Division 1, O'Donnell Park, Letterkenny, Co. Donegal 5/2/2017 Donegal vs Kerry Donegal's James O'Donoghue and Donegal's Eamon Doherty and Ciaran Thompson Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Presseye/Lorcan Doherty

This GAA quiz starts off very easy but it’s not long before you can get caught out. As we head into the summer months, you might be seeing a lot more of these players in both codes. Another exciting weekend will feature Dublin facing Galway in Tullamore for a place in the Leinster Hurling Championship quarter final. It’s hard not …

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