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Your Guide To All Of The Bank Holiday GAA Club Fixtures

With an extra long weekend comes an extra helping of GAA club action with plenty of county deciders and provincial clashes happening all across the country. This evening’s clash between Doon and Na Piarsaigh will be shown live on Eir Sport with coverage beginning at 7.15pm. Switch over to TG4 on Sunday to see the Kilkenny SHC final between Bennettsbridge …

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PA All-Star Team: Vote For Your Football Half-Back Line

Ahead of the All-Star awards on November 2nd, Pundit Arena are asking you to vote for who you think will make the lineup of both the hurling and football teams. In the next part of the football series, we are asking you to select your half-back line. _____ Wing-Backs Nominee: Jack McCaffrey County: Dublin Credentials: The unquestionable man-of-the-match from the final. His blistering pace is …

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Derry Star Callum Brown Latest Irish Talent To Join AFL

Derry minor star, Callum Brown is the latest Irish youth to join the AFL after signing with the Great Western Sydney Giants.   The 18-year-old was identified by the GIANTS’ Irish scouting program in July 2017 and undertook a 12-month trial process with the club. He flew to Australia in August to spend two weeks training with the Giants under …

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Viking Gaels Release Stunning New GAA Jerseys

Scandinavian GAA club Viking Gaels have released their new home and goalkeeper jerseys, which will definitely be a hit with fans in Ireland and all over the world.  The Viking Gaels are a hurling club with a pretty sizable catchment area. Their parish consists of five different countries: Norway, Sweden, Finland, Denmark, Estonia. The new Masita designs for the home and goalkeeper …

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Long-Time Tipperary Servant Hannigan Annouces Retirement

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Former Tipperary captain, George Hannigan has announced his retirement from inter-county football after 12 years.  The Shannon Rovers club man, who made his debut for the Premier County against Kerry in 2006, won three Allianz League medals during his career, as his side were promoted from Division 4 and Division 3. He has made 36 senior championship appearances for the …

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PA All-Star Team: Vote For Your Football Full-Back Line

Ahead of the All-Star awards on November 2nd, Pundit Arena are asking you to vote for who you think will make the lineup of both the hurling and football teams. In the next part of the football series, we are asking you to select your full-back line. _____ Corner-Backs Nominee: Eoghan Bán Gallagher County: Donegal Credentials: One of the players of the championships during …

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Dunne & Egan Ratified By County Board For Sheedy’s Backroom Team

Launch Of RTÉ’s GAA Championship 2015 coverage, Ballyhale Shamrocks GAA Club, Kilkenny 10/5/2015 Liam Sheedy speaking on Sunday Sport on RTE Radio 1 at the launch of RTÉ’s GAA Championship 2015 coverage Ballyhale Shamrocks GAA club today

The Tipperary county board have confirmed that they have ratified both Darragh Egan and Tommy Dunne for appointment to Liam Sheedy’s backroom team for 2019. After an absence of eight-years, Sheedy was confirmed to take the reins for his county once again last month, replacing Michael Ryan after his three-year spell in charge. Now, one month on from that announcement, …

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Ugly Scenes As Multiple Players Gang Up On One In Violent GAA Brawl

Just as the GAA world was beginning to recover from the latest violent brawl that occurred in the Kerry championship between Dingle and East Kerry over the weekend, footage has emerged of another vicious incident as violence in the game threatens to spiral out of control. The ugly scenes occurred in the Minor Premier 2 Football Championship Final at Pairc Ui …

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Tipperary Star Aisling McCarthy Latest To Join AFLW

Tipperary star, Aisling McCarthy is the latest Irish talent to move Down Under as she signs for AFLW side, Western Bulldogs. The 22-year-old was one of 18 athletes who travelled to Australia in September as part of the Cross Coders programme and was selected by the Bulldogs in the second draft. The club say they were “impressed with her power …

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PA All-Star Team: Vote For Football Goalkeeper Of The Year

Ahead of the All-Star awards on November 2nd, Pundit Arena are asking you to vote for who you think will make the lineup of both the hurling and football teams. In the first of the football series, we are asking you to vote for your Goalkeeper of the Year. _____ Nominee: Rory Beggan County: Monaghan Credentials: Rory Beggan had a fantastic season for Monaghan …

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Mass Brawl Marrs Kerry Semi-Final As GAA Violence Continues

Sunday saw another mass brawl at a GAA game this season, this time in Dingle’s semi-final replay win over East Kerry in the Austin Stack Park. The melee began when Paudie Clifford appeared to react to rough treatment being dished out to his brother, Kerry star David Clifford, and subsequently, a mass brawl that ended up on the sideline ensued. …

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Dingle Advance To Kerry SFC Final At East Kerry’s Expense

Dingle are into the Kerry football championship final courtesy of a starring performance from Paul Geaney. The finalists got a late point to force this semi-final to a replay, but there was no such narrow margin on display in the replay. A penalty from Paul Geaney gave Dingle an early lead that would not be relinquished during the course of …

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Club Roundup: Quickfire Reports From Around The Country

It was a thrilling day of action in the various club championships and we have a roundup of all the results and highlights from around the country.   FOOTBALL Ulster club SFC first round: Late goals from Ross McKenna and Damien McArdle helped Scotstown to a nine-point win over Derrygonnelly Harps in today’s Ulster Club SFC clash in Clones. FT …

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Your Guide To All Of Today’s GAA Club Fixtures

club hurling and football action

It’s a busy day in the GAA club world with a number of county finals taking place nationwide. TG4 will have live coverage of Gaoth Dobhair against Naomh Conaill in the Donegal SFC final at 3.30pm before switching over to Clare for deferred coverage of the hurling final between Ballyea and Cratloe. But there is plenty of other club fixtures taking …

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PA All-Star Hurling Team: The Results As Chosen By Voters

Ahead of the All-Star awards on November 2nd, Pundit Arena have been asking you to vote for who you think will make the lineup of both the hurling and football teams. The results of the hurling team are in.  _____ 1. Eoin Murphy (Kilkenny)  The Kilkenny goalkeeper has beenin sensational form once again this season. He performed at a consistently high …

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