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TG4 To Broadcast Four Games On Super Sunday Of League Action

TG4 League

TG4 have major coverage of League action lined up for Sunday. The National Hurling and Football Leagues rumble on this weekend, with some huge ties in the melting pot. It is the final round of games in football, the majority of teams facing into their last game before the Championship. Meanwhile, hurling’s relegation play-offs and quarter-finals are up for decision. …

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Transfer Nightmare Could Prevent Wexford’s Ben Brosnan From Playing Inter-County Football

GAA Football All Ireland Senior Championship Round 1B, Innovate Wexford Park, Wexford 27/6/2015 Wexford vs Down Ben Brosnan of Wexford with Luke Howard of Down

Davy Fitzgerald and the Wexford hurling team are getting a lot of attention across the GAA world. Ultimately, his departure from Clare and appointment as Wexford manager has seen him bring two counties from Division 1B to 1A in successive years. However, this has somewhat overshadowed the work of the Wexford footballers this Spring. They have been in impressive form, …

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Five Teams In Bad Need Of A Win In This Weekend’s League Action

This weekend sees the final round of fixtures in the group stage of the National Football League as well as the quarter-finals of the National Hurling League. With some of the promotion spots already taken, there are still some big games this weekend. Here, are five teams that could do with a pre-Championship boost and get a win on Sunday. …

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Pundit Arena Hurling Power Rankings 2017: Round 2

Hurling Power Rankings

With the quarter-final and relegation play-offs in the National Hurling League confirmed, we take a look at the latest pecking order as the small ball season gathers pace. 1. Tipperary (no change) Sure, they’ve failed to win a match since our last rankings were drawn up, but there are plenty of positives to take away for Michael Ryan. They were …

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“Donald Trump” Chooses His Favourite GAA County Teams

President Trump has been busy making headlines as a result of his propensity for making decisions or statements based on… well… we’re not entirely sure what exactly forms the basis of his decisions. What we do know about The Donald is that he’s quite a fan of both sweeping statements (as evidenced by his love of Twitter) and the man surely loves walls! …

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Kerry U21 Footballers Send Out Fierce Warning To the Rest Of The Country

After three consecutive All-Ireland Minor Football titles, it has been widely expected that Kerry are the coming force in gaelic football. However, the Kingdom have badly struggled at the u21 grade in recent times. The u21 Munster title last went to the south-west in 2008, and since then Cork and Tipperary have shared the spoils in the province. However, Kerry emphatically …

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Hurling Championship Restructure On The Cards

GAA All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 4/9/2016 Kilkenny vs Tipperary A view of the Liam McCarthy cup Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

The chairman of the Hurling Development Committee, Paudie O’ Neill, has revealed that the GAA are considering revamping the format of the hurling championship in fear of the sport becoming overshadowed by gaelic football’s Super 8. The Super 8 comes into effect from 2018 onwards in gaelic football. It entails a group stage round of games in place of the …

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