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Galway Recall Canning For Decisive League Battle Against Cork

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Galway manager Shane O’Neill has recalled Joe Canning to his starting line-up for their crucial Allianz League clash with Cork on Sunday in Pearse Stadium. The Portumna man was a late withdrawal ahead of their one-point loss to Waterford last weekend with a tight calf and was replaced in the starting team by Brian Concannon. Canning takes up his place …

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Stars Return As Cork and Limerick Name Teams For League Showdown

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Cork manager Kieran Kingston has made five changes to the team who overcame a stubborn Westmeath side in Mullingar last week for their Allianz League clash with Limerick. The five returning players, Darragh Fitzgibbon, Robert Downey, Robbie O’Flynn, Mark Coleman and Shane Kingston, were all part of UCC’s triumphant team who won back-to-back Electric Ireland Fitzgibbon Cup titles earlier this …

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Allianz Leagues: Clare Remain Unbeaten While Cavan Jump Six Spots

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Storm Dennis may have wreaked havoc across the country but there was still plenty of points up for grabs as 15 games went ahead in the Allianz Leagues. In hurling, Limerick’s clash with Waterford as well as the meeting of Galway and Tipperary were both postponed, however, there was still plenty of action going down across the first division. The …

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Storm Dennis Wreaks Havoc On GAA Fixture List

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Another week, another storm as Dennis wreaks havoc up and down the nation.  On Saturday, it was the opening weekend of the League of Ireland that was effected as RTE had to cancel its live coverage of the Dublin Derby between Bohemians and Shamrock Rovers. Today, it is the GAA’s turn to be affected by the menace of a storm …

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TV Details As Focus Returns To Allianz Hurling League

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After a week’s rest, the Allianz Hurling League returns with a bang this weekend and five games are set to be broadcast across Saturday and Sunday. The action begins in Netwatch Cullen Park in Carlow on Saturday with the home side hoping for their first win of the competition when they take on Dublin. Throw-in is 5pm and eir Sport …

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Talking Points Following Intriguing First Round In Allianz Hurling League

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The Allianz Hurling League returned with a bang this weekend with major wins for Limerick, Kilkenny and Waterford, among others. The action began sensationally on Saturday evening as Limerick snuck past Tipperary during a thrilling affair. Following that, Wexford impressed as they comprehensively overcame Laois. Meanwhile on Sunday, Kilkenny, Clare, Waterford and Galway all recorded wins to get their campaigns …

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Team News Ahead Of Exciting Opening Round In Allianz Hurling League

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The Allianz Hurling League returns with a bang on Saturday evening as All-Ireland champions Tipperary welcome current league holders Limerick to Semple Stadium.  That clash takes place in the newly formed Division 1, Group A, while in Group B this evening, Wexford travel to Laois to face Eddie Brennan’s charges. On Sunday, Galway and Westmeath go head-to-head before Waterford and …

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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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