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Worrying Stat Shows That Kildare Are Up Against It On Saturday

Bord na Mona O'Byrne Cup Semi-Final, St. Conleth's Park, Newbridge 22/1/2017 Kildare vs Dublin The Kildare team stand for The National Anthem Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

Dublin have dominated the Leinster Championship this decade and that run of form continued earlier this month when they beat Kildare to claim a seventh successive provincial title. While it cannot be denied that the Dubs have been far superior than every else in the eastern province over the last seven years, the performances of everyone else in Leinster has …

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Dublin To Face Laois Or Wicklow In 2016 Leinster Championship

The draw for the 2016 Provincial Football Championships has been made.  Dublin, aiming for their 26th All-Ireland title, will begin the defence of their Leinster crown in a quarter-final against either Laois or Wicklow. Meanwhile, the Munster Championship sees Kerry and Cork automatically through to the semi-final stage while Galway and Sligo will definitely be in the last four of …

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Should Dublin Be Taken Out Of Croke Park?

Dublin Croke Park hurling

Pre-championship, year in, year out, this debate begins. Dublin footballers play almost every game at home in Croke Park. Is it an unfair advantage and should they be moved? Sean Cremin is here to give his take on it. ______ To get straight to the point, this writer believes that it is definitely time for Dublin footballers to be moved …

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