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“Where Does Player Welfare Come Into The Equation?” – Diarmuid O’Sullivan

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Cork All-Ireland winner Diarmuid ‘The Rock’ O’Sullivan has questioned the organising surrounding Sunday’s Munster Senior Hurling Championship clash between Cork and Clare at Cusack Park in Ennis due to the weather conditions which affected the game.  In the second half of the encounter, which saw Cork lose but still progress to the All-Ireland stage of the championship, the venue was …

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Diarmuid O’Sullivan: I Don’t Remember Someone Being Killed From A Bit Of Handbags!

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Diarmuid O’Sullivan has given his take on the changing attitudes in the sport of hurling and how they have an affect on the decisions made by referees. Cork hurling legend and columnist for Paddy Power News Diarmuid O’Sullivan gave his take on the performance of referee Paud O’Dwyer during yesterday’s meeting between themselves and All-Ireland champions Limerick. Citing difference in standards …

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Diarmuid O’Sullivan: “He Won’t Be On Cork’s Christmas Card List”

Cork’s 2019 Munster Hurling Championship campaign got off to a rocky start as they fell to a seven-point defeat against Tipperary in Páirc Uí Chaoimh. Liam Sheedy’s men rolled back the years Leeside to record their first win in the province since 2016 much to the dismay of the current back-to-back Munster champions. Following Cork’s loss, Diarmuid O’Sullivan took umbrage …

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Controversial Cork County Board Motion Rejected By Delegates

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The controversial proposal to play a number of Cork club championship games without the county contingent was rejected following a specially convened county board meeting at Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Tuesday night. The proposal was presented to Cork club delegates last week alongside two other options; Common to all three were group systems, with the creation of a new Senior …

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Diarmuid O’Sullivan: A Radical Overhaul Needed In Cork Championships

Cork legend, Diarmuid O’Sullivan has weighed on the debate surrounding the decision to propose three new club championship restructures within the county. The three proposals were circulated to Cork club delegates last week and are due to go to a vote at a special county board meeting tomorrow evening. O’Sullivan believes a ‘radical overhaul’ is needed because the club championship …

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O’Sullivan: Cork Need To Find More Guys That They Can Trust

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Former Cork hurler and selector, Diarmuid O’Sullivan, believes John Meyler needs to unearth fresh talent that he can trust to close out a tight game as they prepare for the new season.  The Paddy Power GAA Ambassador compared the Rebel county to Limerick, and their use of subs during last year’s semi-final clash between the two teams. During that game, …

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The Rock: A Galway Victory Would Be Greatest Final Win Of All Time

Cork legend, Diarmuid O’Sullivan believes that a Galway win in Sunday’s All Ireland final against Limerick would be one of the biggest achievements in hurling.  The new hurling format has meant that Galway played six games in the Leinster championship, including a replay of the final against Kilkenny. Their subsequent semi-final clash with Clare also went to a replay and …

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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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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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Diarmuid O’Sullivan: “Cork Will Win An All Ireland In This Decade”

Cork hurling legend, Diarmuid O’Sullivan believes that Patrick Horgan deserves more respect for his contribution to Cork hurling and is adamant that the Glen Rovers man will win all All Ireland medal before he retires.  The Paddy Power GAA Ambassador was speaking at an event prior to his county’s All Ireland semi-final encounter with Limerick. O’Sullivan is adamant that Horgan deserves to be recognised …

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Another Frontrunner For The Cork Job Has Ruled Himself Out

Cork Senior Hurling Championship Final, Pairc Ui Rinn, Cork 11/10/2015 Glen Rovers vs Sarsfields Sarsfields manager Pat Ryan

After Diarmuid O’Sullivan ruled him self out of contention for the vacant Cork senior hurlers’ managerial post, another frontrunner has now also taken his name off the table. Pat Ryan, who like O’Sullivan was a member of Kingston’s backroom staff, has told the Evening Echo that he will not be putting himself forward for the position that the previous manager …

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Dan Shanahan’s Account Of The Diarmuid O’Sullivan Incident Sums Up The Attitude Of This Waterford Team

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Waterford are through to the All-Ireland Hurling Championship final, after seeing off Cork on a scoreline of 4-19 to 0-20. The Déise were full value for their win, after trumping the Rebels in the majority of individual battles all over the field. It was neck and neck up until the sending off of Damien Cahalane, before Waterford raced clear. It …

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