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Watch: Limerick Team Arrive Home To Raucous Scenes

It’s becoming as well-worn as the original statement, but for Limerick, 45 years of pain have come to an end. In defeating defending champions Galway in the All Ireland final yesterday, Limerick claimed the Liam MacCarthy Cup at Croke Park. The thoroughly deserved celebrations presumably went long into the night, but they are far from over. After the yearly visits …

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All You Need To Know Ahead Of Limerick’s Triumphant Homecoming

Liam McCarthy will make his first appearance in the Gaelic Grounds this evening as the All Ireland champions, Limerick are welcomed back to their home ground after their historic win yesterday. A huge crowd is expected to turn up to welcome home their heroes from Dublin with the free tickets for the gathering being snapped up within two hours on …

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Tyrone Persist With RTE Media Shun Ahead Of All Ireland Final

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RTE have released a statement confirming that no interviews with Tyrone players or management will feature in their All Ireland football final coverage.  In 2011, Tyrone manager, Mickey Harte refused to engage with RTE following a sketch about Harte on The John Murray Show in the months following his daughter, Michaela’s death. No Tyrone players have been interviewed by the national broadcaster …

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The Sunday Game Announce Their Hurler And Team Of The Year Awards

Another hurling season has come to an end, and there’s no better time to decide on those players who starred this year. There was a lot of debate among The Sunday Game panel on Sunday night, one which featured the likes of Anthony Daly and Donal O’Grady. Ultimately, champions Limerick dominated proceedings in the ‘Team of the Year’ awards, with seven …

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Watch: Shane Dowling’s Post-Match Speech Is An Instant Classic

Emotions were running high at Croke Park this evening as Limerick managed to record their first All-Ireland win since 1973. There’ll be some serious celebrations amongst their support tonight and perhaps even for the next week or two, that’s for sure! It really has been a frustrating time for Limerick’s hurlers, who, like manager John Kiely pointed out, have consistently found …

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Galway Minor Hurlers Claim Third All-Ireland In Four Years

FT: Galway 0-21 Kilkenny 0-14 It truly was a fiery start for Kilkenny as they racked up four points in a row to put some distance between themselves and their opponents in the game’s earliest stages. And while it might have looked as though they could continue their ascent towards domination, Galway swung the momentum instantaneously scoring six of their …

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Kilkenny See Off A Spirited Galway To Advance To All-Ireland Final

FT: Kilkenny 1-10 Galway 1-07 Galway met Kilkenny today in the first of the two All-Ireland Senior Camogie Championship semi-finals this evening with Semple Stadium playing host to the matchup. The sides exchanged points in the early goings and when the first-half reached its own halfway mark, Kilkenny led by 0-02 to 0-01 but not a single point was scored …

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“All The Limerick Lads Are Jumping On The Bandwagon!”

On Sunday, Limerick will attempt to end 45 years of heartbreak when they take on Galway in the All-Ireland Senior hurling final at Croke Park.  1973 was the last time Limerick lifted the Liam MacCarthy Cup and we should expect a cracker in Dublin on Sunday at the country’s two best teams go head-to-head over 70 minutes. In all sporting …

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Galway Make One Change As Starting XVs Named For Hurling Final

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The managers of the county’s contesting the All-Ireland Hurling final on Sunday have named their starting teams. Current champions Galway have made one change from their semi-final replay win over Clare. Micheál Donoghue has opted to start centre back Gearoid McInerney, who missed that game due to an injury sustained in the previous drawn encounter. Otherwise, it’s as you were for …

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