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John Meyler Steps Down As Cork Senior Hurling Manager

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John Meyler has officially stepped down from his position as Cork senior hurling manager after a period of two years in charge.  Meyler was able to bring a Munster title home to Cork in 2018 but a disappointing loss to Limerick in last year’s All Ireland semi-finals was enough to sew the seeds of doubt within the county. This year, …

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John Meyler: Patrick Horgan Is One Of The Best Forwards In Hurling

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Cork manager John Meyler has name-checked Patrick Horgan as one of the best forwards in the country alongside TJ Reid and Joe Canning. The 31-year-old is Cork’s all-time top championship scorer and has been in top form in Munster so far, registering a combined total of 1-23 against Tipperary and Limerick. Meyler believes Horgan deserves huge credit for his contribution …

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Meyler: Doug Howlett Key To Developing Cork Winning Culture

John Meyler Doug Howlett Cork

The sporting culture surrounding the New Zealand rugby team is not only one of winning, but one of consistency and constant improvement, and that is what Doug Howlett is instilling in the Cork hurlers, according to John Meyler. Howlett was announced as the “high-performance lead” for Meyler’s side in February and has been a regular feature in the dugout throughout …

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Cork & Kilkenny Duo Cleared For Respective Championship Openers

Cork and Kilkenny have received a huge boost ahead of the championship with the news that Seamus Harnedy and Conor Delaney have been cleared to play in the opening round after successfully appealing their bans in front of the GAA’s Central Appeals Committee (CAC). According to the Irish Examiner, the CAC upheld their appeals last night in Croke Park Both …

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Report Card: Munster Champions Cork Fail To Impress On Big Stage

As an exhilarating inter-county season draws to a close, we issue each team with an end-of-season report card, discussing whether or not they fulfilled expectations, beginning with the Cork hurlers. _____ Team Cork _____ Preseason Expectations A change of management for the Rebels brought with it a fresh breeze of optimism at the start of the year. Although Kieran Kingston …

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John Meyler Outlines His Goals For The National League Season

Defending Munster champions Cork will play in the new Pairc Ui Chaoimh for the first time in a competitive fixture on Saturday evening as they host Kilkenny. With a young team, the Rebels surprised many last year but, ultimately, the campaign ended in disappointment in Croke Park as the Leesiders lost to Waterford in the All-Ireland semi-final. However, that provincial …

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New Cork Manager John Meyler Announces His Backroom Team For 2018

John Meyler has announced who he will be bringing into the Cork setup as his selectors for the forthcoming season.  Meyler was confirmed as the new Cork senior hurling manager a matter of weeks ago after Kieran Kingston surprisingly stepped away from the post. Rather intriguingly, although Meyler is making the step up from working as a selector under Kingston …

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New Cork Senior Hurling Manager To Be Ratified Next Week

The wait to hear who Kieran Kingston’s successor as manager of the Cork hurlers is drawing to a close.  The ratification of the new boss was scheduled to take place at a county board meeting tonight but the appointment has been delayed until next Monday. Hot favourite to take the reins on Leeside is John Meyler, who managed the county’s …

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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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