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Tipperary’s Colin O’Riordan Set For AFL Debut This Weekend

Former Tipperary footballer Colin O’Riordan looks set to make his debut for the Sydney Swans this weekend in what will be his first competitive game of AFL at the highest level.  O’Riordan is a former minor All-Ireland champion with Tipperary. As a 16-year-old he won the All-Ireland minor championship in 2011. A year later, he did the same with the …

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GAA Power Rankings: The Top Teams Ranked As We Prepare for Super 8s

The line-up for the Super 8s has now been confirmed and we are in for a treat with some mouthwatering fixtures on the way. Based on form in the final round of qualifiers, we draw up our power-rankings for this week.  _____ 1) Dublin The Dubs have been in cruise mode so far this championship but their toughest challenges are still to come, beginning …

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Owen Mulligan: “Cork Looked Like They Wanted To Go On The Beer”

Former Tyrone star, Owen Mulligan has blasted the performance of the Cork footballers in their championship exit at the hands of his county, saying they should be “embarrassed”.  The Paddy Power columnist believes the side lacked the physicality, self-belief and “swagger” that Cork teams have been known for in the past. “They really should be embarrassed. The whole set-up should …

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Mayo Players And WGPA Issue Statement As 10 Members Leave Panel

Up to 10 players have decided to leave the Mayo Ladies Football panel, just days before their All Ireland championship opener against Cavan. The players involved have this evening released a statement citing “welfare issues that are personal and sensitive” as the reason behind their departure. Statement on Mayo Ladies Football. https://t.co/acoImZvp56 — WGPA (@WomensGPA) July 10, 2018 It is …

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Poll: Provincial Winners Picked As Footballer Of The Month Nominees

The Gaelic Players Association have announced their nominees for the GAA/GPA Football Player of the Month award for June.  Paul Geaney, Ryan McHugh and Shane Walsh are all nominated for the award with the winner being announced next Tuesday, July 17. Geaney played a clinical role for Kerry in the Munster Final win over Kerry. The 27-year-old ended the game …

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GAA Set To Make €3 Million During Huge Weekend Of Action

Allianz Football League Division 4 Final, Croke Park, Dublin 31/3/2018 Carlow vs Laois A general view of Croke Park ahead of the game

The GAA are set to make €3 million as they brace themselves for a huge weekend of action with more than 100,000 expected at Croke Park.  The opening round of the Super 8s kicks off this weekend with doubleheaders taking place on both Saturday and Sunday as the new championship format makes its debut Dublin’s evening clash against Ulster champions …

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