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All-Ireland Champions Tipperary Dominate 2019 All-Star Nominations

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2019 All-Ireland champions, Tipperary, lead the way in the list of PwC All-Star hurling nominations with 11 names on the short-list of 45 players. The recently crowned kingpins are represented in every area of the field and received two more nominations than the Kilkenny team they beat in the Liam MacCarthy decider, whose season is rewarded with nine. Leinster champions …

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All Ireland Champions Cork Dominate Camogie All-Stars

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There was further success for Cork at the Camogie All-Star awards last night as seven players were named on the official team of the year.  Midfielder, Gemma O’Connor picked up her record eleventh All-Star award while Chloe Sigerson and Hannah Looney collected their first. It was also a historic night for Waterford’s Beth Carton who is the first ever All-Star …

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Limerick Dominate Official Hurling All-Star Team

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The All-Star hurling team for 2018 has been announced.  All-Ireland champions, Limerick, have six players on the team while runners-up, Galway have three representatives on the team. Goalkeeper, Eoin Murphy, is the sole Kilkenny player on the team. Munster finalists, Clare, had a fine year, reaching the All-Ireland semi-final and they are represented on the team by Peter Duggan and …

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David Clifford Crowns Impressive Debut Season With All-Star Nod

Kerry prodigy David Clifford crowned an incredibly impressive debut season at senior inter-county level with an inclusion in the 2018 All-Stars. The only representative from the Kingdom, Clifford proved the hype around him was real this season, putting in some tremendous displays in the Kerry forward line which included that last-gasp goal against Monaghan. Clifford was particularly impressive in Kerry’s …

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Dublin Dominate The List Of 2018 Nominees For Football All-Stars

After securing their fourth consecutive All-Ireland title, Dublin players dominate the 45-man shortlist for the 2018 GAA All-Stars. Four-in-a-row champions Dublin have secured 12 All-Star nominations following another successful campaign, while beaten finalists Tyrone have seven nominations, the same number as Galway and Monaghan. From the remaining nominees, Kildare and Donegal have three each, Kerry has two and Armagh, Carlow, Fermanagh and Laois …

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The Hurler & Footballer Of The Year Have Been Named

After a historic year in the All-Ireland Hurling and Football Championships, in which Galway and Dublin claimed the respective ultimate prizes, we now know who’s picked up the highest individual honour in each code.  Earlier this week we found out who had made the All-Stars hurling team but live on RTÉ on Friday night it was announced who would take …

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Breaking: The Hurling All-Stars For 2017 Have Been Announced

After a pulsating and unpredictable 2017 championship, the All-Stars have been announced for hurling, as the 15 standout players from around the country have been honoured. Galway pick up the most awards with seven, followed closely by Waterford with five. Cork and Tipperary are the only other countues represented, with two and one respectively. Stephen O’Keeffe picks up his first …

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Who Are The Contenders For The 2017 Hurler Of The Year?

GAA All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 3/9/2017 Galway vs Waterford Galway's David Burke lifts The Liam McCarthy Cup Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

After two barren seasons for large parts of 2015 and 2016, hurling came back with a bang in 2017. The Wexford revival along with Cork’s triumphs in Munster really kicked off what would prove to be a highly entertaining season. The decline of Kilkenny and Tipperary, at stages, added to a year of drama where many great games occurred. The …

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Dublin Dominate GAA/GPA All-Star Football Team

All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Final Replay, Croke Park, Dublin 1/10/2016 Dublin vs Mayo Dublin’s Ciaran Kilkenny and Brian Fenton celebrate with the Sam Maguire

The GAA/GPA All-Star football team has been announced, with All-Ireland champions Dublin being represented by no fewer than six players. Jim Gavin’s side retained the Sam Maguire after a pulsating final replay win against Mayo in October, Stephen Rochford’s team themselves represented with four players (all of whom are at the back). _____ The six Dublin players named, Jonny Cooper, Philly …

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GAA: Pundit Arena’s Football Team Of The Year

All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Final Replay, Croke Park, Dublin 1/10/2016 Dublin vs Mayo Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly scores their first goal of the game with a penalty past Mayo goalkeeper David Clarke Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Now that the GAA’s inter-county season is over, it’s time to focus on picking our Pundit Arena Football Team of the Year. Before we get down to the nitty-gritty of naming the team, a few points must be made: It’s easy to give all the spots to the All-Ireland finalists, however we tried to spread the awards around and acknowledge …

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Hurling: A Team Of All-Star Injustices

GAA Hurling All Ireland Senior Championship Round 2 12/7/2014 Tipperary Cathal Barrett Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

Tuesday Team Selection is here again. Seen as football is dominating the headlines at the moment, this weeks team will revert back to hurling. With one guaranteed game left in the hurling season, all-star talk is commencing. This year is extremely competitive as of now and here we look back at those players  who have been unlucky to miss out …

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Hurling: If The All-Stars Were Picked Now

Leinster GAA Senior Hurling Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 3/7/2016 Kilkenny vs Galway Kilkenny's Paul Murphy and Joey Holden with Joe Canning of Galway Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

As is the case every Tuesday, we bring to you a team selection to debate and analyse. Now that the provincial hurling championships have concluded and it is all systems go for the All-Ireland series, we pick our all-star team based on the season so far. Darren Gleeson – Tipperary No goalkeeper has stood out this year. Yet again the …

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Video: GAA Community Thriving In Texas Ahead Of All-Stars Visit

Here at Pundit Arena, we absolutely love to see gaelic games being spread all over the globe, and new teams are springing up from Australia to the United States, the Middle East, and everywhere in between. Next week, the hurling all-stars will play an exhibition in Austin, Texas, and this comes as a major boost to those spreading the gospel …

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