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RTE To Begin Broadcasting National League & Club Games


The GAA have announced that RTE have signed a three-year deal to broadcast Allianz League and club championship games from 2019 onwards.  The organisation reached an agreement with RTE and Eir Sport that will see four Allianz League games being simulcast by the two broadcasters this spring. TG4 will retain its right to first-choice League and club games but RTE will …

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Champions On The Road As Provisional League Fixtures Released

The season may just have ended but already, attention has turned to 2019. All Ireland champions, Limerick and Dublin will begin their 2019 Allianz League fixtures on the road next January, according to the provisional fixtures. The Dubs will be away from home on four occasions during their league campaign, given the number of home games they had in 2018. …

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‘They’re Assassins’ – Derek McGrath Praises Clinical Tipp After League Rout

Waterford manager Derek McGrath has praised the ruthless nature of the Tipperary performance as the Premier secured a nine-point win over the Déise in Thurles on Saturday. McGrath, not too disheartened by the 1-20 to 1-11 defeat, claimed that Tipperary are favourites for All-Ireland honours alongside defending champions, Galway. The home side outscored McGrath’s charges 1-11 to 1-01 in the …

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All The Results From Saturday’s GAA Action

Round 2 of the Allianz National Football and Hurling Leagues got underway this Saturday evening with action in all four provinces. Saturday’s action saw repeats of both of last year’s All-Ireland SFC semi-finals as Tyrone hosted Dublin and Kerry travelled west to take on Mayo. The Kingdom avenged last year’s loss while the Dubs recovered from a poor start to …

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Free-Taking Competition To Be Implemented If Quarter-Finals Finish Level After Extra-Time

Munster Club Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final 15/11/2009 A sliotar is placed for a free Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine O'SullivanMunster Club Senior Hurling Championship Semi-Final 15/11/2009 A sliotar is placed for a free Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Lorraine O'Sullivan

There could be history in the making this weekend as there will be free-taking competitions to determine any National Hurling League quarter-finals that finish level after extra-time. Should any of this weekend’s four games be tied after 70 minutes, there will be the typical two ten-minute periods of extra-time. But should the game stay level after this there will be two …

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National Hurling League: Five Standout Players Of The Weekend

With another National Hurling League weekend just about coming to an end, we assess some of the standout performances.  Across the weekend, we were presented with some unbelievable, passionate and entertaining games of hurling. From a palpitating performance by two of our countries best in Thurles to the complete demolition of Laois in Division 1b, certainly, this weekend’s hurling action further highlighted …

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