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The TV Details For Jam-Packed Weekend Of Football & Hurling

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This year’s All-Ireland Senior Football & Hurling championships kick into another gear as the quarter-finals get underway in both codes.  In football, the Super 8s begin with the first round of action while the two hurling quarter-finals take place on Sunday. There are six top matches on this weekend and below you will find the fixture details for all of …

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Dates And Times For All Ireland Hurling Semi Finals Confirmed

All Ireland Hurling semi-finals

The GAA have confirmed the throw-in times and dates for the All Ireland hurling semi-finals which take place in three weeks time.  Limerick will be first up at Croke Park as their semi-final throws in at 6 pm on Saturday 27 July at Croke Park. The Treaty County won their first Munster senior hurling title since 2013 when they recorded …

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An Unforgettable Summer Of Hurling Backed Up By TV Viewing Figures

An unforgettable summer of hurling reaches a climax this weekend when Galway and Limerick contest the All Ireland Senior Hurling final in Croke Park on Sunday.  The westerners are favourites with the bookies to retain their title after ending their drought last year but many pundits this week have tipped that the match could go either way. Based on the …

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Landmark Year For Hurling Summed Up With This Win Over Football

It’s been an unforgettable summer of hurling thus far in 2018.  The introduction of the round-robin series in the Munster and Leinster hurling championships led to the increased frequency of often dramatic and nail-biting encounters. It didn’t stop there and as we entered the All-Ireland stage of the championship we were greeted with some excellent quarter-final and semi-final matchups. All of …

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The Rock Blasts Fickle Cork Fans As “An Absolute Disgrace”

All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Qualifiers Round 1, Pairc Ui Rinn, Cork 2/7/2016 Cork vs Dublin Cork selector Diarmuid O'Sullivan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Cork legend, Diarmuid O’Sullivan has blasted some of the disgruntled Cork fans leaving Croke Park yesterday, calling them an “absolute disgrace”.  The Rebels came out on the losing side of a thrilling semi-final that saw Limerick come from six points down to win in extra-time, booking their place in the All Ireland final. The Paddy Power GAA columnist says he confronted fans …

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Watch: Key Moments That Sealed Victory For Limerick

Limerick have become the first team to book their place in the All Ireland hurling final 2018, there first final in 11 years. It was yet another nail-biting, ferocious and exhilarating battle with Cork and we take a look back at the key moments that proved to be the winning of the match for Limerick. Shane Dowling introduction John Kiely …

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Dowling The Hero As Limerick Book Their Place In All Ireland Final

GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 29/7/2018 Cork vs Limerick Limerick’s Cian Lynch celebrates scoring a goal

Cork 2-31 Limerick 3-32 Limerick came from six points down to clinch a place in the All Ireland final with victory over Cork after extra-tome. Substitute, Shane Dowling and Aaron Gillane were the heroes for the Treaty men as their late points secured the win. The opening of this game was everything you would expect. Free flowing, nervy and ferocious. Darragh Fitzgibbon who has been excellent …

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Five Questions As Clare And Galway Battle It Out For Final Spot

GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Semple Stadium, Tipperary 24/7/2016 Clare vs Galway Clare's John Conlon with Daithi Burke of Galway Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

It may be a Saturday in July, the rain may be pouring but it’s All Ireland hurling semi-final day and this fixture between Clare and Galway promises not to disappoint. We take a look at the key questions ahead of the 5pm throw-in. Who are the key match-ups? When this fixture was first announced, the pairing that sprung to everyone’s mind …

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Croke Park Set To Be Packed For Limerick-Cork Hurling Semi-Final

The All-Ireland senior hurling semi-finals take place weekend and Croke Park will provide the perfect backdrop for what should be two excellent games on Saturday and Sunday.  On Saturday, first up are Galway and Clare who get the action underway at 5 pm. The Banner will be hoping to cause an upset to reach their first All-Ireland final since 2013. …

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The Rock: “Clare Will Have To Hurl Like Never Before”

Former Cork player and selector, Diarmuid O’Sullivan says that Clare will have to be at their very best if they are to overcome Galway in the All Ireland semi-final on Saturday. The Paddy Power  GAA columnist believes that any of the remaining semi-finalists can rattle Galway, despite the run of form of the All Ireland champions. “The three teams that are …

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Boost For Clare As Shanagher Returns For Galway Semi-Final Clash

Clare have received a huge boost ahead of Saturday’s All Ireland hurling semi-final against Galway in Croke Park with the news that Aron Shanagher has returned to the matchday squad.  Shanagher suffered a cruciate knee injury before Clare travelled to Boston for the Fenway Classic back in November and the young forward will add another string to the bow of …

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Reports: Seamus Harnedy A Major Doubt For Semi-Final Clash With Limerick

Cork captain, Seamus Harnedy has emerged as an injury doubt ahead of Sunday’s All Ireland semi-final clash against Limerick, according to the Irish Independent.  The paper is reporting that the 28-year-old suffered a hamstring injury in a recent challenge game against the U21 side. The St Ita’s man has been in sensational form for the Rebel county this season, scoring 1-4 …

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Hurling Team Of The Week: The Men From Munster Dominate

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We were treated to two cracking hurling quarter-finals over the weekend with Clare and Limerick edging their way into the All Ireland semi-finals at the expense of Wexford and Kilkenny. As a result, there’s plenty of competition in our Hurling Team of the Week. 1 Eoin Murphy (Kilkenny) Every week he plays, his name ends up on one team of …

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