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Ex-Tipp Hurler Believes Club And County Will Be Completely Separated

Former Tipperary hurler Kieran Bergin has given an explosive interview where he has criticised the way modern inter-county GAA players are being treated. Speaking to Karl O’Kane of the Irish Daily Star, the Killenaule man claimed that being a hurler for a top county means being “treated like a child.” Given the huge commitment required to make it at the top level, …

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Cathal Barrett Returns To Tipperary Team Ahead Of National League

In what was one of the most controversial moments of the 2017 GAA year, Cathal Barrett was sensationally dropped from the Tipperary panel by manager Michael Ryan. After being dropped off the panel in the wake of the Munster Championship loss against Cork, it was announced earlier in the winter that Barrett would be back in the panel. However, he …

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Quiz: Can You Name The Top Scorer In Every All Ireland Football Championship Since 1997?

All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Qualifiers Round 4B, Croke Park, Dublin 30/7/2016 Westmeath vs Mayo Mayo's Cillian O'Connor Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

The All-Ireland Football Championship is coming to its penultimate stages – as Kerry, Mayo. Dublin and Tyrone are all still left in contention to lift Sam Maguire. Ahead of this weekend’s semi-final replay between Kerry and Mayo – and the meeting of Dublin and Tyrone, we’re asking you to name the top scorer in every football championship of the last …

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The Top Five Controversies Of The 2017 GAA Championship

Diarmuid Connolly Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final, O'Moore Park, Portlaoise, Co. Laois 3/6/2017 Carlow vs Dublin Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly speaks to linesman Ciaran Branagan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

It’s been one of the most controversial summers in the GAA’s history. We’ve seen a lot of high profile appeals and suspensions. 2017 has been highly entertaining; the entertainment has provided drama that has not always been positive. There have been a number of negative episodes and here we rank the top five so far. 5. Sliotar Thief Cork hurling’s revival …

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Ranking The Top Five All-Ireland Hurling Semi-Finals Since 2000

Tipperary John O'Dwyer celebrates his goal 14/8/2016

It’s safe the say that ranking this down to a Top Five was a challenge. Thirty-seven All-Ireland semi-finals have taking place since the turn of the millennium, with fifteen of these truly falling under the ‘great game of hurling’ category. Croke Park has seen lots of drama unfold over the last eighteen seasons and here are our favourite five games …

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Tipperary County Board Make Their Position On Michael Ryan’s Future Crystal Clear

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 6/8/2017 Galway vs Tipperary Tipperary manager Michael Ryan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Grealy

Having started a two-year term at the start of 2016, Tipperary manager Michael Ryan’s current deal has come to a conclusion. Little of the aftermath of Sunday’s classic against Galway has surrounded the Tipp manager’s future. Ryan was dignified in defeat the last day and speaking to the Tipperary Star, county chairman Michael Bourke made no secret of his desire …

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