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All The Big Results From Saturday’s GAA Games


It was a bumper weekend of GAA action on Saturday, with three Allianz National Hurling League games down for decision, as well as the Sigerson Cup final, All-Ireland Club Football Championship semi-final and more. The big tie of the day was in Thurles, as Davy Fitzgerald’s Wexford side attempted to maintain their 100% start to 2018 against Tipperary, but a …

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Tipperary Weather Wexford Comeback In Pulsating Contest

Brian Barry reports from Semple Stadium, Thurles where Tipperary saw off Wexford on a scoreline of 3-21 to 1-21. The Davy Fitzgerald revolution rocked on to Thurles this evening, as the unbeaten Yellowbellies faced their toughest test of the year to date as they took on Tipperary in their backyard. The Premier bounced back from an opening day defeat in …

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Five Talking Points Ahead Of The Weekend’s National League Action

With a weekend schedule dominated by hurling, we take a look at the talking points ahead of what promises to be another cracking round of Allianz National League action. Davy’s springtime revolution faces its toughest test yet Davy Fitzgerald has only lost one National Hurling League game as Wexford manager, and that was against Tipperary in last year’s semi-final. Tonight, they …

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“This Day Last Week, I Broke Down Into Tears” – Shane Dowling Reveals Miraculous Recovery

AIB GAA All-Ireland Senior Hurling Club Championship Semi-Final, Parnell Park, Dublin 10/2/2018 Na Piarsaigh vs Slaughtneil Na Piarsaigh's Shane Dowling scores a goal Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Oisin Keniry

When you mention Na Piarsaigh, most think of Shane Dowling. The Limerick intercounty forward has been the key man for the city club in recent times, as they won the All-Ireland Championship two years ago. A serious knee injury ensured that it was a difficult winter, as he looked on at his teammates claim yet another Munster title. Yesterday in Parnell …

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Liam Mellows Manager Explains Just What Makes Cuala So Good

After a first Galway SHC title in 47 years, facing the All-Ireland champions was always going to be a tough ask for Liam Mellows. And, in the end, the task was too great as a third-quarter flourish helped Cuala to a 1-17 to 0-11 win in Semple Stadium. While the country will now look ahead to the clash between the …

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Dubs Account For Donegal And All The Results From Saturday’s GAA Action

Allianz Football League Division 1, Croke Park, Dublin 10/2/2018 Dublin vs Donegal Donegal's Ciaran Thompson with Brian Howard of Dublin Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Oisin Keniry

While the Allianz National  Hurling League has a weekend off, there was crucial small-ball action with the All-Ireland club SHC semi-finals taking place. Like so many predicted earlier in the year, Na Piarsaigh and Cuala will face off on St Patrick’s Day in Croke Park, after wins over Slaughtneil and Liam Mellows respectively. This evening, the Dublin footballers saw off a …

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