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Aaron Gillane: ‘We’re Focused On Making Our Own History’

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All-Ireland champions, Limerick go into this weekend’s Allianz Hurling League final looking to bridge a 22-year gap since their last success in 1997.  It’s something that is becoming a familiar narrative with John Kiely’s men just seven months after they ended a 45-year wait for the Liam MacCarthy Cup. However, star forward, Aaron Gillane says this Limerick side aren’t worried …

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Allianz Leagues: Conclusions Following Wins For Waterford and Limerick

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What a day for Páraic Fanning and Waterford as they qualified for the Allianz Hurling League final following a two-point victory over Galway at Nowlan Park. It is a serious turnaround for the Déise hurlers who found themselves relegated from Division 1A last season. They subsequently failed to qualify from the group stages of the Munster Championship in what was …

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Allianz Football & Hurling League Decider Set For HQ Triple-Header

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The GAA have moved to announce that both Allianz Division 1 finals will be played in Croke Park on Sunday as part of a triple-header alongside the Camogie league decider.  The decision was made following the final round of fixtures in the football league today which coincided with a Nowlan Park double-header in the hurling semi-finals. The Allianz Hurling League …

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Allianz Hurling League Semi-Final TV Schedule & Ticket Price Announced

There’s a double-header happening this weekend in the Allianz Hurling League semi-finals. Kilkenny’s Nowlan Park will host the two semi-finals this Sunday which sees All-Ireland champions, Limerick, take on a resurgent Dublin side at 1.30pm. Following this is the meeting of Galway and Waterford who take to the field at 3.30pm. It was announced today by TG4 Sport that they …

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Winners & Losers From A Jam-Packed Weekend Of GAA Action

Wow! What a weekend… Between a full list of Allianz Football League games, a couple of Allianz Hurling League quarter-finals and the All-Ireland club final’s thrown in there it was quite the St. Patrick’s weekend for the GAA. The drama started early on Saturday as two games fell victim to the lovely Irish weather. The weekend was then rounded off yesterday …

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Busy Saturday In Store As GAA Announce Whopper 20 Game Fixture List

Wow. The diehards have a tough choice in front of them this weekend.  Last weekend’s horrendous weather conditions led to the postponement of multiple Allianz Hurling League games which were all replayed on Sunday. The knock-on effect of this is that only one of the four quarterfinals ties were played as Limerick swept aside Laois on Saturday evening. The GAA …

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Allianz Hurling League Winners & Losers From The Weekend

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Normal service resumed in the Allianz Hurling League after the last week’s fixtures were thrown into chaos following some typically horrible Irish weather. In what was a fantastic weekend for the ‘small ball’, fans were treated to some epic encounters as we learnt the fates of some teams battling it out for both relegation and promotion. In the marquee game …

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Allianz Hurling League Talking Points Heading Into this Weekend

The Allianz Hurling League returns this weekend with a full round of fixtures following a rain-soaked Sunday forced the cancellation of a number of key games last weekend. The fixture list has been thrown into chaos after last week’s weather mishap meaning that this weekend will see a number of Round Five ties played, as well as the first of …

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Details Confirmed For Rescheduled Allianz Hurling League Clashes

For the second year in-a-row, the Allianz Hurling League has faced disruption due to poor weather conditions.  In the final week of group games, three games were postponed. In Innovate Wexford Park, the pitch was deemed unplayable 30 minutes before throw-in between Wexford and Kilkenny. Prior to that, Cork v Tipperary, due to be played in Pairc Ui Rinn, was …

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Your Guide To The Weekend’s Allianz Hurling League Fixtures

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Following the conclusion of Round 3 of the Allianz Hurling League, we have a better understanding of where teams stand as we look towards another exciting weekend.  There’s no doubt that Division 1A leaders, Limerick, are a cut above the rest and they will be brimming with confidence following last weekend’s comprehensive victory over Kilkenny. No team has beaten them yet …

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A Look Back On The 2010 Allianz Hurling League

The news of Eamon O’Shea’s addition to the Tipperary hurling backroom team was met with widespread positivity across the Premier County last night.  The Kilruane native was a key member of the coaching staff when Tipperary won the All-Ireland back in 2010 and though he will only be an advisor to the management this time around, his presence just sparks …

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Hurling Power Rankings: Limerick Flying High In Division 1A

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Following the first two rounds of the Allianz Hurling League, we have a clearer picture of where each county stands in terms of squad depth and their prospects for the year ahead. Without the prospect of relegation, managers are probably holding back on playing their ace cards before championship but while they don’t want to reveal all their game plans …

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