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All The Results From A Hectic Weekend Of County Finals

In the busiest weekend of local finals to date, a massive 19 county titles were down for decision in the last 24 hours. The TG4 televised games were the highest profile clashes with Na Piarsaigh taking hurling honours in Limerick, while St Finbarrs and Nemo will have to do it again to determine the football kingpins of Cork. There were …

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Awesome Na Piarsaigh Cruise To Limerick SHC Glory With Impressive Win Over Kilmallock

2016 All-Ireland champions Na Piarsaigh won their second Limerick SHC title in three years after Sunday’s 1-22 to 2-14 victory over Kilmallock. Inspired by county attackers Shane Dowling and Kevin Downes, they earned a spot in the Munster SHC semi-final – where they will play Cork representatives Blackrock on November 5. However, given the nature of this performance, the Limerick …

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Marc Ó Sé Highlights One Major Flaw In Splitting Dublin In Two

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Sam Maguire is heading into another winter on the banks of the Liffey, after Dublin completed a clinical three-in-a-row this summer. Naturally, talk has led to some sections supporting an unlikely split in the county. There are countless plausible counter-arguments to such a proposal. Why would the Dublin footballers be handicapped and not the Kilkenny hurlers when they were in …

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Watch: Diarmuid Connolly Was Given The Special Attention He Is Used To With Dublin In Club Game

With all eyes on the Dublin Senior Football Championship semi-finals this evening thanks to Eir Sport’s live TV coverage from Parnell Park, there was talent aplenty on display.  Ballymun Kickhams overcame Kilmacud Crokes in the opening encounter of the tasty double header to book their place in the final. Whenever St. Vincent’s take the field there is one man who …

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Former Footballer Of The Year Backs Colm Cooper In Testimonial Row

TG4 All-Ireland Club Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Gaelic Grounds, Limerick 11/2/2017 Corofin vs Dr. Crokes Colm Cooper of Dr. Crokes Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tom Beary

Colm Cooper’s testimonial dinner has got a lot of people talking as the unprecedented fundraiser has upset a lot of the GAA top brass. During the week, outgoing Director-General of the Association Paraic Duffy left it in no uncertain terms – the GAA were not supporting the event. He said: “I’m very clear on this, our organisation does not want testimonials. …

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Waterford Senior Football Championship To Play Third Round In Six Months This Weekend

The Waterford Senior Football Championship is one of the lower profile competitions in the club calendar but that doesn’t justify the ways players in the Deise are treated. In 2015, county champions Stradbally had to play in the Munster Championship just 24 hours after winning the Waterford SFC. Earlier this year, the county board there confirmed that the champions in the …

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