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Thurles Sars Romp To Fourth Tipp SHC In A Row And Look Like Early All-Ireland Contenders

Thurles Sarsfields gave a dazzling display in Sunday’s Tipperary Senior Hurling Championship final, overcoming Borrisoleigh on a scoreline of 1-24 to 0-11.  The 16-point winning margin reflected the gulf in class between the two sides at Semple Stadium and although it is early days in the grand scheme of Croke Park on St. Patrick’s Day, Sars will now want to …

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Ger Loughnane Slams The GAA And The New Hurling Championship Format In Scathing Rant

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Divisive is certainly one way to describe the new hurling championship format which was voted in by County Board delegates from across the country at the GAA’s 2017 Special Congress on Saturday morning.  Ger Loughnane has been quick to lambaste the passing of this motion, which will see the Munster and Leinster hurling championships played off in a round-robin league …

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Watch: Two Former Hurlers Of The Year Combine For Sublime Ballyhale Goal

Eir Sport’s coverage of the GAA club championships from across the whole of Ireland since the conclusion of the inter-county season has been lauded unanimously, and rightly so.  This evening we are being treated to the crunch clash of two former county champions in Kilkenny, Clara and the famed Ballyhale Shamrocks. While Ballyhale have romped into a lead, at time …

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The 2017 All-Star & Hurler Of The Year Nominees Have Just Been Announced

There has been one glaring omission as PwC has announced the All-Star and hurler of the year nominees. After 29 years of waiting, Galway brought home the Liam McCarthy after a tight win over Waterford earlier this month. The victory has deservedly led to 14 nominations in total for Micheál Donoghue’s men. However, there will surely be huge debate after Gearóid McInerney …

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Do You Agree With The Sunday Game’s Football Team Of The Year?

So, that’s it, another season down.  The 2017 championship has come to a halt and what a grand finale it was. The Dubs have retained Sam Maguire and in doing so, completing an historic three in a row to cement their place in the history books as one the all-time great teams. For Mayo, another year, another heartbreak. 66 years …

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