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Quickfire Conclusions As Galway End Kilkenny Four-In-A-Row Dreams

Galway Kilkenny

Kilkenny 2-08 Galway 0-16 Galway are the Littlewoods Ireland Camogie League Division 1 champions for the first time since 2015 after an impressive display against Kilkenny in Croke Park this afternoon. The Tribeswomen raced into a six-point lead following a dominant first-half display and while two second-half goals from Kilkenny threatened to steal the win, Galway held on for their …

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The UFC’s Pound-For-Pound Rankings Reimagined As A League Table

We restructured the UFC’s official pound-for-pound rankings by measuring form and performance within the last five years in a format similar to a football league-table. Before we get into things, let’s lay down the ground-rules. Scores will be allocated to fighters based on the results they have achieved in their careers within the last five years – or since the …

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TJ Reid Masterclass Sees Kilkenny Power Past Tipperary In League Final

Kilkenny

Brian Barry reports from Nowlan Park as Kilkenny were crowned Allianz Hurling League Division 1 champions with a 2-23 to 2-17 win over Tipperary. Kilkenny vs Tipperary. Packed house. Silverware on the line. It doesn’t get much bigger for April hurling. This was not a March Saturday night game as was originally determined by the much-maligned master fixture list, but …

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Reported Ticket Interest In Mayo Vs Galway Is Already Through The Roof

Galway Mayo

With the 2018 Allianz Football League consigned to history, counties’ preparations are gathering pace in the run-up to the summer. Undoubtedly the standout football tie for the month of April is in Connacht. Last year’s All-Ireland finalists Mayo face off against the beaten League finalists Galway in a mouthwatering clash in Castlebar. Galway have beaten their neighbours the last two summers, …

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Details For Kilkenny Vs Tipperary In Hurling League Final Confirmed

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A, Nowlan Park, Kilkenny 25/2/2018 Kilkenny vs Tipperary Kilkenny's James Maher and Seán O’Brien of Tipperary Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Following wins for Kilkenny and Tipperary over Wexford and Limerick respectively this weekend, the two traditional giants of hurling will face off in next weekend’s Allianz League final. The two old foes reacquainting themselves promises to be a cracker. Even if their great modern championship clashes are to be disregarded, their clashes in league finals in recent years have been …

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Roscommon See Off Cavan In Goal-Fest To Win Division 2 Final

Roscommon

Brian Barry reports from Croke Park as Roscommon were crowned Allianz Football League Division 2 champions, after beating Cavan 4-16 to 4-12. Cavan and Roscommon descended on Croke Park this afternoon, both eager to finish their Allianz League campaigns on a high. After winning promotion to Division 1 for 2019, the sides were aiming to head into summer with silverware under …

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Watch Live: Wexford Vs Kilkenny In Allianz Hurling League Semi-Final

Wexford

Wexford and Kilkenny face off in today’s Allianz Hurling League Division 1 semi-final today, with a place in next Sunday’s decider against Tipperary at stake. The two counties have developed a fierce rivalry over the last year, as Davy Fitzgerald has overseen a rise in fortunes for the Yellowbellies. Despite a slow start in the Allianz League, the Cats have …

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The Standout XV From The 2018 Allianz Football League

Ahead of the final of the Allianz Football Leagues this weekend, we look at the standout performers of the Division 1 campaign. Who do you think should make the team? 1. Rory Beggan (Monaghan) Remarkably, Monaghan only conceded one goal in seven games across the campaign. This is a stat which forms the backbone for their impressive third-place finish in …

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All The Results From The Weekend’s Allianz League Matches

Round 7 of the Allianz National League was played across the country today, as teams scrapped for promotion and to avoid relegation across all divisions. Perhaps the biggest tie of the round was in Donegal, as Declan Bonner’s side scrapped with Mayo to avoid the drop. Mayo came back late on to secure a draw and condemn their hosts to …

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Six Allianz National League Games Will Be Televised This Weekend

League

After Storm Emma caused chaos to last weekend’s league games, there is a full line-up of hurling and football action coming our way on Saturday and Sunday. The final round of hurling games is taking place, with promotion, relegation and quarter-final spots to be decided. There are some crackers in store, not least Galway vs Limerick. The Tribesmen host the Treaty …

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