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Watch: Joe Canning Shares His Thoughts On Hurling Going Professional

Joe Canning was on RTÉ’s Late Late Show on Friday night where he spoke to Ryan Tubridy and it made for fascinating viewing.  The Galway icon was crowned Hurler Of The Year in November at the annual All-Star awards after winning the All-Ireland final in September. View this post on Instagram Massive thanks to @arnottsdublin & @remusuomo for kitting me …

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Relief For Galway Ahead Of All-Ireland Final As Tuohy Faces No Disciplinary Action

Galway defender Adrian Tuohy has been cleared to participate in next month’s All-Ireland SHC final.  The Tribesemen will feel relieved at the news that the Central Competitions Control Committe (CCCC) have ruled that there is insufficient evidence for the player to warrant a suspension. There were questions raised over an incident where Tuohy appeared to interfere with Patrick ‘Bonner’ Maher’s …

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Galway Captain Reveals Who He Thinks Will Win On Sunday

Hurler Of The Year Allianz Hurling League Division 1B, Pearse Stadium, Galway 19/2/2017 Galway vs Wexford Galway's David Burke leads out his team Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Galway hurling captain David Burke will have a keen interest in this Sunday’s All-Ireland hurling semi-final. The Tribesmen await the winners of Cork and Waterford. But Burke has a feeling it’s the Rebels he will be facing in September. Having advanced to their third All-Ireland final of the decade, after their dramatic win over Tipperary, confidence is high in the …

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Anthony Cunningham Could Be Set For A Return To Inter-County Management

GAA Hurling All Ireland Senior Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 6/9/2015.Kilkenny vs Galway.Galway manager Anthony Cunningham.Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Anthony Cunningham is reportedly a front runner to become the new Westmeath football manager.  Cunningham is the early favourite to replace Tom Cribbin following the latter’s decision to walk away from the post having overseen the Lake County’s exit from the championship at the hands of Armagh last Saturday week, Hoganstand have reported. The former Galway hurling boss has a …

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The Bookies’ All Stars: Favourites For 2017 Hurling All Stars

We have arrived at the business end of the 2017 All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship.  With only six teams remaining in the hunt for September glory, the picture of this championship is becoming clearer. Provincial champions, Cork and Galway have their respective semi-final berths secured and await the outcome of the two quarter-finals to see who they will come up against. …

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Venue And Times For All-Ireland Hurling Quarter-Finals Confirmed

Páirc Uí Chaoimh

The venue for the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship quarter-finals has been confirmed by the GAA today.  Páirc Uí Chaoimh will play host to the clashes of Tipperary vs Clare and Waterford vs Wexford as the eagerly anticipated new state of the art stadium will finally be unveiled. However, there will not be a double-header for the quarter-finals, as has been …

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Marty Morrissey Tweet Captures The Pure And Utter Delight Of The People Of Roscommon On Sunday

The people of Roscommon will party long into the week following Sunday’s historic Connacht SFC triumph, and rightly so.  It was the county’s first provincial title in seven years and at the full-time whistle it was evident that a famine had been quenched. There were jubilant scenes as the Roscommon folk descended on the pitch, invading the Pearse Stadium turf …

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Three Reasons Why 2017 Could Be The Year Of The Tribesmen

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Final, Gaelic Grounds, Limerick 23/4/2017 Galway vs Tipperary The Galway team stand for The National Anthem Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Galway’s modern day position in the hurling hierarchy conflicts with the fact that it has been 28 long years since Liam McCarthy last made a visit to the west.  They have what seems to be a winning formula of top notch player pedigree, significant financial investment and the implementation of key structures and personnel, not to mention a dedicated and …

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