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Watch: Laois Hurler Improvises To Score Ingenious Point

A Laois hurler may have scored one of the most obscure points ever witnessed on Saturday.  Clough-Ballacolla were taking on Abbeyleix in the Laois Senior Hurling Championship for a place in the county final, but the game was overshadowed by one moment of superb improvisation this semi-final will undoubtedly be remembered for. With Clough-Ballacolla running away with the game in the dying …

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Leinster Hurling Championship: How They Fared (Part Two)

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In part two of our review of the Leinster Hurling Championship, Amy Forde looks at how Laois, Offaly, Antrim and Galway have fared so far in the scope of Championship 2014. CLICK HERE FOR PART 1 Laois Laois began their championship hurling in May as they were part of the Leinster Championship Round Robin grouping. They finished second in the …

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Moral Victories No Longer Felt In Laois Hurling

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It was another case of what might have been for the Laois hurlers on Sunday as they faced up against Galway, rattled the Westerners but ultimately fell just short at the final hurdle for the second year in succession as Galway’s class and better conditioning showed. Nobody would wish to celebrate noble failure – least of all Seamus ‘Cheddar’ Plunkett …

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Leinster SHC Preview: Laois v Galway


The battle for the Leinster championship resumes in earnest this weekend. Fresh from their preliminary rounds of qualification Laois take on Galway in O’Moore Park, Port Laoise this Sunday in a double header with Antrim and Wexford. Laois reached the quarter finals of the league where they beat Offaly and Antrim while they lost to Cork, Wexford, Limerick and Clare. …

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