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The Weekend Lowdown – What’s On Where?

Want to know what’s on in the world of sport during the week and where to watch it? Look no further! Here we introduce a new feature listing the big sporting events of the week ahead and what channel you can find them on. Here at Pundit Arena HQ we’ve often noticed that it’s a bit of chore trying to find out …

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Sky’s The Limit For The GAA

So it’s definitely too early to call Sky’s coverage of the GAA a failure. But it most definitely hasn’t been the best of starts.   There has been much debate throughout the country ever since the GAA agreed to sell rights to championship matches to Sky Sports last April. Almost a year on and it appears the deal hasn’t been …

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Why Liverpool & Northern Teams Face Transfer Struggles

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Some teams will always have an unfair advantage when it comes to securing a big transfer. Bad news Liverpool fans, those European Cups don’t shine like they once did it appears. It’s all location. Location. Location.     The start of January will for many people trigger the start of endless fitness routines, dietary overhauls and the unveiling of day-glow coloured …

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Should The Premier League Have A Winter Break?

Jack McCann discusses the idea of the Premier League having a winter break. However this idea, which is the norm across many European leagues is being hamstrung by the money on offer for festive-period games.   ‘’We shouldn’t be playing then, we shouldn’t.” ‘’You can see the players can’t recover in two days.’’ These are Gus Poyet and Louis Van Gaal’s respective comments after …

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The Premier League’s 3PM Blackout Explained

Ofcom are set to investigate the Premier League’s allocation of live matches to UK Broadcasters. We examine the past, present and future of the infamous blackout.    So what’s happening?   Currently the Premier League allows TV rights holders to broadcast just under half of it’s games live, in the UK so that’s 154 games out of grand total of …

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Premier League TV Schedule Announced For Festive Period

BT Sports and Sky Sports have announced their live Premier League fixtures during the festive period with 25 games set to be televised between December and New Year’s Day. The fixture list includes a triple header on the the 26th of December, the 28th and New Year’s Day. Liverpool fans will be able to see their side in action in …

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Defining Season Ahead For Guinness Pro12

The European rugby season commences in mid August when the Top 14 kicks off. The season ahead will be the first with the new European structure and the ‘Champions Cup’. However, the tournament that faces its biggest season yet is the Pro12. Some major changes will take effect from this season, and they need to invigorate the competition to guarantee its …

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Football on TV: Horrible and Repulsive, Bill

Real Madrid won their tenth European Cup over the weekend, beating city rivals Atletico Madrid 4-1 after extra-time and, as you would expect, there was plenty of comment on the matter from ever-knowing pundits. Johnny Giles on RTE believed that Atletico were the architects of their own downfall after conceding ground to Real in the second half. Eamon Dunphy finally …

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