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MacKenna On Monday: Club Game The Soul Of The Sport

Last weekend, a tiny sliver of a story was predictably buried beneath so much quantity. It was from no more than the Limerick Junior A hurling final as tiny Tournafulla made the half-hour journey to Dromcollogher to win what they never had before. This was life rather than merely a game, and was captured superbly by Stephen Barr in the …

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PA All-Star Team: Vote For Your Football Midfield Pairing

Ahead of the All-Star awards on November 2nd, Pundit Arena are asking you to vote for who you think will make the lineup of both the hurling and football teams. In the next part of the football series, we are asking you to select your midfield pairing. _____ Wing-Backs Nominee: Michael Murphy County: Donegal Credentials: So much is expected from Michael Murphy and there …

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Conor McManus: Use Of Video Reviews In GAA Is A “No-Brainer”

Monaghan sharpshooter, Conor McManus believes that video review needs to be introduced to alleviate the pressure on referees in the GAA. Speaking at the GAA Youth Forum today in Croke Park, the two-time All-Star admitted that he was “not 100% convinced” that the proposed rule changes for Gaelic Football are the right choices, believing it may lead to further confusion …

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Your Guide To All Of The Bank Holiday GAA Club Fixtures

With an extra long weekend comes an extra helping of GAA club action with plenty of county deciders and provincial clashes happening all across the country. This evening’s clash between Doon and Na Piarsaigh will be shown live on Eir Sport with coverage beginning at 7.15pm. Switch over to TG4 on Sunday to see the Kilkenny SHC final between Bennettsbridge …

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PA All-Star Team: Vote For Your Football Half-Back Line

Ahead of the All-Star awards on November 2nd, Pundit Arena are asking you to vote for who you think will make the lineup of both the hurling and football teams. In the next part of the football series, we are asking you to select your half-back line. _____ Wing-Backs Nominee: Jack McCaffrey County: Dublin Credentials: The unquestionable man-of-the-match from the final. His blistering pace is …

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Derry Star Callum Brown Latest Irish Talent To Join AFL

Derry minor star, Callum Brown is the latest Irish youth to join the AFL after signing with the Great Western Sydney Giants.   The 18-year-old was identified by the GIANTS’ Irish scouting program in July 2017 and undertook a 12-month trial process with the club. He flew to Australia in August to spend two weeks training with the Giants under …

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Viking Gaels Release Stunning New GAA Jerseys

Scandinavian GAA club Viking Gaels have released their new home and goalkeeper jerseys, which will definitely be a hit with fans in Ireland and all over the world.  The Viking Gaels are a hurling club with a pretty sizable catchment area. Their parish consists of five different countries: Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Estonia. The new Masita designs for the home and goalkeeper …

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Long-Time Tipperary Servant Hannigan Annouces Retirement

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Former Tipperary captain, George Hannigan has announced his retirement from inter-county football after 12 years.  The Shannon Rovers club man, who made his debut for the Premier County against Kerry in 2006, won three Allianz League medals during his career, as his side were promoted from Division 4 and Division 3. He has made 36 senior championship appearances for the …

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