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Jim Gavin Is Sticking By His Refusal To Do Interviews In Defence Of Diarmuid Connolly

Dublin manager Jim Gavin has no regrets over his refusal to take part in one-on-one post match interviews in defence of Diarmuid Connolly after Dublin’s hammering of Westmeath. He feels he acted appropriately for the sake of Connolly. Connolly was hit with a twelve-week ban for pushing a linesman in the All-Ireland champions’ win over Carlow at the Leinster SFC quarter-final …

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Ciarán Kilkenny Not Dwelling On Gavin-Spillane Controversy, Focusing On Kildare

Dublin footballer Ciarán Kilkenny is confident that the All-Ireland champions have the strength-in-depth to cope with the loss of the suspended Diarmuid Connolly. Speaking as Sure launched their second season as the GAA’s official stats partners, Kilkenny spoke about the intense competition for places in Jim Gavin’s side, who hammered Westmeath by a mammoth 31 points in last Sunday’s Leinster semi-final. …

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Dublin And Diarmuid Connolly Won’t Appeal 12 Week Ban

Diarmuid Connolly Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final, O'Moore Park, Portlaoise, Co. Laois 3/6/2017 Carlow vs Dublin Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly speaks to linesman Ciaran Branagan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

The Diarmuid Connolly saga has come to an end this afternoon, after it has been announced by the Dublin county board that they will not appeal the decision any further. After it was decided by the Central Hearings Committee that the St Vincent’s clubman should serve a 12-week ban for pushing a linesman in Dublin’s win over Carlow, there was the …

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What Next For Diarmuid Connolly? – The Appeals Process Explained

Diarmuid Connolly Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final, O'Moore Park, Portlaoise, Co. Laois 3/6/2017 Carlow vs Dublin Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly speaks to linesman Ciaran Branagan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

The GAA disciplinary process is again coming under the spotlight as Diarmuid Connolly and Dublin consider their next step against the forward’s 12-week suspension. Connolly had been punished by the Central Competitions Control Committee (CCCC) for laying his hand on the shoulder of linesman Ciarán Branagan during Dublin’s Leinster SFC quarter-final win over Carlow earlier this month. The Central Hearings Committee (CHC) reviewed footage of …

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CHC Rejects Diarmuid Connolly Appeal Against 12-Week Suspension For Linesman Altercation

Diarmuid Connolly Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final, O'Moore Park, Portlaoise, Co. Laois 3/6/2017 Carlow vs Dublin Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly speaks to linesman Ciaran Branagan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Dublin’s football juggernaut is looking increasingly likely to be without the services of star half-forward Diarmuid Connolly following the confirmation that his appeal against a 12-week suspension has been rejected. The GAA’s Central Hearings Committee (CHC) upheld the previous decision of the Central Competitions Control Committee (CCCC) to impose the ban on Connolly following an incident during Dublin’s Leinster quarter-final …

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Diarmuid Connolly Now Set To Appeal 12-Week Ban, According To Reports

Diarmuid Connolly Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final, O'Moore Park, Portlaoise, Co. Laois 3/6/2017 Carlow vs Dublin Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly speaks to linesman Ciaran Branagan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

GAA fans may be in for a never-ending saga this summer, as it now appears that Diarmuid Connolly has launched an appeal against his 12-week suspension. Widespread reports this morning indicate that the Dublin forward will launch his appeal to the GAA’s Central Hearings Committee later this week.  Connolly had initially chose to accept the 12 week suspension brandished upon …

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Diarmuid Connolly To Decide Himself Whether To Appeal His Ban Or Not

Diarmuid Connolly Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final, O'Moore Park, Portlaoise, Co. Laois 3/6/2017 Carlow vs Dublin Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly speaks to linesman Ciaran Branagan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

News broke yesterday that Dublin star Diarmuid Connolly has been hit with a twelve week ban following the charge of “minor physical interference” with an official by the Central Competitions Control Committee (CCCC). Connolly laid his hand on the chest of the linesman in Saturday evening’s victory over Carlow in the Leinster SFC quarter-final and appeared to lightly push the …

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CCCC Propose 12 Week Ban For Diarmuid Connolly Over Linesman Incident

Diarmuid Connolly

Diarmuid Connolly has been hit with a proposed 12 week for his altercation with a linesman on Saturday evening. During Dublin’s laboured victory over Carlow in Portlaoise, the St Vincent’s clubman pushed the assistant after disagreeing with a call made during the match. Dublin are back with a win. But Diarmuid Connolly couldn’t escape controversy. Potential ban for this? #LeinsterGAA #GAA #GAAclips …

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Joe Brolly Weighs In On Diarmuid Connolly Debate

Joe Brolly Diarmuid Connolly

There is much debate surrounding Diarmuid Connolly’s altercation with a linesman in Portlaoise on Saturday evening. During Dublin’s victory over Carlow, the St Vincent’s man appeared to push the assistant after arguing with him over a decision. Dublin are back with a win. But Diarmuid Connolly couldn’t escape controversy. Potential ban for this? #LeinsterGAA #GAA #GAAclips pic.twitter.com/w9EcI831If — eirSport (@eirSport) June …

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CCCC To Meet And Discuss Possible Diarmuid Connolly Suspension

Diarmuid Connolly Leinster GAA Senior Football Championship Quarter-Final, O'Moore Park, Portlaoise, Co. Laois 3/6/2017 Carlow vs Dublin Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly speaks to linesman Ciaran Branagan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

The Central Competitions Control Committee of the GAA are to meet on Tuesday to discuss the fate of Dublin forward Diarmuid Connolly. Connolly was involved in an altercation with linesman Ciaran Brannigan in Dublin’s win over Carlow on Saturday and could face a 12-week ban if found guilty.  The rule, while vague, says that a “minor physical infraction” with an official …

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Watch: Diarmuid Connolly Could Be In Trouble After Altercation With Linesman

Diarmuid Connolly Dublin

Should Diarmuid Connolly be punished? Dublin overcame a resolute Carlow challenge in the Leinster Senior Football Championship quarter-final yesterday evening. Jim Gavin’s side were forced to work hard for scores, and it wasn’t until Brendan Murphy’s second-half dismissal that the Boys in Blue were able to cut loose. However, the main talking point from a somewhat entertaining contest in Portlaoise …

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