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Anthony Daly On Board With Antrim Hurlers For 2019

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Anthony Daly has agreed to come on board the Antrim hurling set-up in an advisory capacity to new manager Neal Peden in 2019. Peden was appointed as the Saffron county’s new hurling manager after joint bosses Terence McNaughton and Dominic McKinley stepped down. Peden will step up into the leading role having been part of the former regime’s backroom team. …

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Limerick’s Seamus Hickey Retires From Inter-County Hurling

Seamus Hickey

Limerick’s long-time servant Seamus Hickey has called time on his inter-county hurling career, four months after the county lifted the Liam MacCarthy Cup. The 31-year-old made his senior debut for the Treaty county in 2006 in a National League game against Laois. Since then, the Murroe Boher native has made 44 appearances for Limerick, he was named the Young Hurler …

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All-Star Nominee Daniel Flynn Opts Out Of Kildare Squad For 2019

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Daniel Flynn has opted out of the Kildare panel for 2019 as Cian O’Neill announced his squad for the upcoming O’Byrne Cup.  Full-forward, Flynn was nominated for an All-Star this year off the back of some impressive performances for the Lilywhites and news of his exclusion will come as a huge blow for Kildare as they seek to bounce straight …

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Kevin Cassidy: “It’s The Proudest Moment Of My Life”

Kevin Cassidy described Gaoth Dobhair’s Ulster final triumph on Sunday as the proudest moment of his life. Only two years ago the former All-Star retired from club duty before being enticed back into the fold. His decision to return has now been rewarded after the Donegal club collected their maiden Ulster title, defeating Scotstown in Healy Park, Omagh. “It’s unbelievable, …

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Fitzmaurice on Spillane: “He Reminds Me A Bit Of Donald Trump”

Eamonn Fitzmaurice

Éamonn Fitzmaurice sat down with the Irish Examiner for his first in-depth interview since 2014 and he didn’t hold back when discussing GAA punditry and Pat Spillane in particular.  During the interview, which can be found in today’s paper, the former Kerry senior football manager touched on many subjects including his successor Peter Keane and the county’s battles with Dublin. …

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Your Guide To A Busy Weekend Of Provincial Club Action

Leinster senior hurling club final

We are very close to the end of the AIB GAA club action for 2018 but before the new year swings around, there are a number of provincial finals to be decided.  Many of them will be decided this weekend, beginning with the Leinster junior hurling final this afternoon in Nowlan Park. Dunnamaggin will be representing the home county and …

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Waterford Denied Request To Play Home Games Outside Province

Walsh Park Waterford GAA

Munster GAA have denied a proposal put forward by Waterford which would see the county play their 2019 home fixtures outside of the province.  Walsh Park has been ruled as inadequate to host Munster championship games and the county has cited the fact they have to travel to other grounds for their home fixtures as a contributing factor to their …

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