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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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The Evolution Of Joe Canning

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A Final, Gaelic Grounds, Limerick 23/4/2017 Galway vs Tipperary Galway's Joe Canning Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Ever since his arrival on the senior inter-county hurling scene in 2008, Joe Canning has been a consistent topic of discussion. Over the years we have seen an evolution of Canning’s style of play. His was perhaps one of the most anticipated debuts in the history of the game. A household name in the sport ever before lining out for …

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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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Will This Weekend Kick The Championship Into Life?

GAA people are crying out for a classic. It has been too long since everybody sat back in awe of two teams producing a high-quality contest. Everyone hoped Cork and Tipp would provide this. It didn’t happen. Now it’s the turn of Clare and Waterford. Obviously Clare and Waterford are not the only two teams playing this weekend. We get …

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Galway’s Future In The Leinster Championship Looking Far From Certain

Two of Galway’s GAA clubs, Sarsfields and Ballinderreen, are proposing that the senior hurlers withdraw from the Leinster Hurling Championship in 2017 unless certain demands are met.  At present Galway don’t have any home games, have nobody representing the county on the Leinster Council and are restricted to just one team playing in the eastern province. As well as this, …

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Dublin And Galway’s Fenway Bust-Up To Cost Each County Thousands

Dublin and Galway are both to receive hefty fines for the behaviour of their players during the Fenway Classic at the home of the Boston Red Sox earlier this month, according to reports. The 11-a-side hurling classic descended into chaos early on with the referee sending Galway’s Iarla Tannian and Andy Smith to the sin bin while he yellow carded the …

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Anthony Cunningham’s Future To Be Decided On Monday Night

Galway’s County Board will meet on Monday night to decide Anthony Cunningham’s future. It seems the stand off between the Galway hurlers and Anthony Cunningham is set to be concluded on Monday night. Last night the county board met to find out if any common ground had been found after the lengthy mediation process between the players and manager. However in …

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