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It Has All Kicked Off Between Joe Brolly And Kieran Donaghy On Twitter

Joe Brolly and Kieran Donaghy have a history… Kieran Donaghy’s autobiography, What Do You Think Of That? is going to be released next week, and there is great anticipation. The Kerry star has several signings lined up, and he was approached on Twitter by a fan. @starryboy14 looking forward to reading your book. Any word on book signing in antrim #LoveASportsAutobiography …

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Tipperary Stars Included As Ireland Squad Named For Hurling/Shinty International

GAA All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 4/9/2016 Kilkenny vs Tipperary Kilkenny's Conor Fogarty with Noel McGrath and John OÕDwyer of Tipperary Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Ireland will take on Scotland this weekend in the annual hurling/shinty match. The game will take place in Inverness on Saturday. Tipperary have three representatives on the side; Michael Breen, John McGrath and Noel McGrath. The trio were central to the Premier’s All-Ireland success in 2016. Shane Dooley of Offaly is also included, as is Laois’ Cha Dwyer. Continue reading …

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Watch: Incredible Scenes In Laois County Final As Last Minute Goal Denies Portlaoise 10-In-A-Row

Portlaoise Stradbally Laois

Sport doesn’t get much better than this. Portlaoise were hunting a remarkable tenth consecutive Laois Senior Football Championship yesterday, and looked good to do so with just seconds remaining. Portlaoise were up by two points deep into injury time, and as Stradbally collected the ball in their own half, it looked as if they would need a miracle to salvage anything …

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Davy Fitzgerald Slates Ex-Teammates In RTE Interview

Cloughbawn vs Oulart-The Ballagh Wexford senior team manager Davy Fitzgerald

Current Wexford hurling manager and ex-Clare supremo Davy Fitzgerald has launched a broadside at some of his former inter-county team-mates in a typically fortright interview with RTE Sport. While discussing his tenure as manager with the county, Fitzgerald was at pains to state he did not blame the players for his removal from the Clare management position: “The players are …

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Three Winners And Three Losers From The All-Ireland Hurling Championship Draw

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Qualifiers Round 1, Pairc Ui Rinn, Cork 2/7/2016 Cork vs Dublin Cork manager Kieran Kingston Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Last night, the draw for the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship took place, and there a few stand-out clashes. Here, we look at three winners, and three losers from the draw. Winners Clare Under new management, the Banner will be confident of making a splash next summer and building upon this year’s League triumph. Avoiding Waterford and Tipperary in their half …

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Twitter Reacts To The 2017 GAA Championship Draw

The draw for the 2017 GAA inter-county Championships took place live on RTÉ last night, to much fanfare. The draw gave us some sizzling prospects to look forward to in the early rounds of the Championship in both codes. As the draw unfolded, GAA fans took to Twitter to express their feelings about each draw. ______ Football The Dubs will …

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Cork Hurlers To Face Tipperary In Thurles As Páirc Uí Chaoimh Won’t Be Ready In Time

Cork hurlers will concede home advantage to reigning All-Ireland senior hurling champions Tipperary next summer as the redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh will not be completed in time for the fixture. The tie was one of the standout fixtures made in Thursday’s 2017 All-Ireland Hurling Championship draw and there were some initial suggestions that the match would be the ideal way …

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