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Championship Deep-Dive: Young Guns Answer Sheedy’s Rallying Call

Liam Sheedy

When Patrick ‘Bonner’ Maher suffered his season-ending cruciate injury against Limerick in the Munster round-robin series, the topic of who Liam Sheedy would choose to replace him quickly arose.  Dan McCormack found himself on the bench at the start of the season but when Niall O’Meara picked up a hamstring injury against Cork in their championship opener, he and Jake …

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Rory Gallagher Steps Down As Fermanagh Boss (Report)

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Rory Gallagher has reportedly stepped down from his role as Fermanagh manager according to The Impartial Reporter. The former Erne County full-forward informed the County Board and Fermanagh players this morning of his decision which brings an end to his tenure after just two seasons in charge of his native county. Gallagher came on board with Fermanagh after having cut …

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TV Details Announced For Final Round Of The Super 8s

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Come Sunday evening, we will know the four teams set to compete for Sam Maguire following the final round of the Super 8s. Group 2 is already set in stone with Tyrone and Dublin meeting in what is essentially a dead-rubber game while Cork and Roscommon fight it out to avoid the wooden spoon. Meanwhile, it’s fair to say most …

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Davy Fitzgerald: “Whether I Can Do It Again, I Don’t Know”

Davy Fitzgerald

A devastated Davy Fitzgerald spoke to media for almost 10 minutes following his side’s narrow loss to Tipperary in Sunday’s All Ireland semi-final. During that time, the visibly emotional manager praised Tipperary, hit out at critics of his sweeper system but he spent the majority of the press conference speaking about the bond he has built up with the Wexford …

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All-Ireland U20 Triple-Threat To Be Televised Live On TG4

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The GAA has today confirmed that O’Moore Park in Portlaoise will play host to Saturday’s All-Ireland U20 hurling semi-final and football final with both games being televised live on TG4. At 2 pm Cork face Kilkenny in their final four clash before the football decider takes centre stage at 4 pm with the meeting of Dublin and Cork. Following this, …

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Campbell and Corbett On Fire As Cork Qualify For Final Four

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Cork are into the semi-finals of the Electric Ireland All-Ireland Minor Football Championships following a 12-point win over Monaghan in Bord na Mona O’Connor Park. Monaghan nearly got off to the dream start when Liam McDonald was put through on goal in the opening minute and he would have scored only for a superb block by Daniel Peet. Patrick Campbell …

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Liam Sheedy: “The Reason You Do It Is For Days Like Today”

Liam Sheedy

Nine years on from leading Tipperary to All Ireland glory, Liam Sheedy finds himself back in the decider against their old foes, Kilkenny.  It hasn’t been an easy path for the Premier County, however. A stunning run through the Munster round-robin series was abruptly halted by a thrashing by Limerick in the provincial decider. A poor performance against Laois followed …

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Talking Points As Tipperary Young Guns Fire Them To Victory Over Wexford

Tipperary 1-28 Wexford 3-20 Reporting by Marisa Kennedy in Croke Park Tipperary are back in the All Ireland final following a two-point win over Wexford in Croke Park this afternoon. It was a show of complete character from the Premier County who responded excellently after every Wexford goal. Read our major talking points below. _____ Wexford’s blistering start: Wexford didn’t seem …

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Callanan Finish The Highlight In Absorbing Half Of Hurling

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What an absolutely enthralling first half…  Wexford and Tipperary are serving up a cracking contest in Croke Park with both teams looking to earn the right to face Kilkenny in next month’s All-Ireland hurling final. Wexford opened the scoring after just 14 seconds through Paudie Foley before Ronan Maher levelled matters. It was clear from the off that this was …

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Kerry Turn It On Late To Qualify For All-Ireland Semi-Final

Kerry 1-12 Tyrone 0-9 O’Connor Park played host to the meeting of Tyrone and Kerry in the quarter-finals of the Electric Ireland All-Ireland Minor Football Championship. It was a nervous opening 15 minutes as both sides struggled for scores and made uncharacteristic mistakes. At the midway point of the first half, Tyrone led by 0-2 to 0-1 with two Luke …

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McDonagh Points 14-Man Galway To Semi-Final Win Over Wexford

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Galway 0-20 Wexford 0-11 Reporting by Marisa Kennedy in Croke Park Galway will take on Kilkenny in the Electric Ireland minor hurling final in a replay of last year’s decider after a nine-point win over Wexford in Croke Park. The game never fully ignited as a contest as Wexford failed to score until the 18th minute while Galway maintained their …

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Brian Cody Praises “Total Honesty” Of Players Following Rout Of Limerick

Brian Cody

Brian Cody’s choice of attire for Saturday’s All Ireland semi-final clash with Limerick was telling – a Kilkenny shirt embroidered with ‘All Ireland Senior Hurling Final 2015 – the last year the Cats lifted Liam MacCarthy.  It was clear that Kilkenny were determined to reach those heights again such was the ferocity with which they attacked the reigning All Ireland …

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Were Limerick Denied A 65 And A Chance At A Replay?

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Kilkenny reached their first All-Ireland decider since 2016 this evening after defeating Limerick by a single point in Croke Park.  It was a gripping contest with many ups and downs. For large parts of the first half, it seemed as though Brian Cody’s men were going to run away with it such was the dominant fashion with which they went …

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Galway Goals Help Sink Kildare To Set-Up Semi-Final Clash

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Kildare 0-15 Galway 2-17 It was Galway who were singing come the end of this Electric Ireland All-Ireland Minor Football quarter-final clash in Pearse Park following an eight-point win over Kildare. The Tribesmen got off to the most electric of starts with a goal through midfielder, James McLaughlin, straight from the throw-in. Kildare settled into the game though and responded …

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Drennan Goal Decisive As Kilkenny Sail Past Limerick Into Minor Final

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Kilkenny 2-24 Limerick 0-18 Reporting by Marisa Kennedy in Croke Park Kilkenny are through to the Electric Ireland minor hurling final after a 12-point win over Munster champions, Limerick, in Croke Park this afternoon. Despite a strong first-half showing, Limerick registered only five points in the second half as goals from Jack Doyle and Billy Drennan in either half proved …

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