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Pairc Ui Chaoimh In Line To Host All-Ireland Hurling Quarter-Finals

Pairc Ui Chaoimh could be in line to host this year’s All-Ireland quarter-finals according to a report today in The Irish Examiner.  The newly refurbished venue, which can now hold 45,000 people, will be mooted by Cork GAA officials as a potential venue for the quarter-finals which would result in the second successive year that this stage of the competition …

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End Of Frank Murphy Era Nears As Cork Advertise For New Secretary

The Cork County Board have begun proceedings to replace long-term secretary Frank Murphy by posting a job advertisement today. The role was posted online today with the committee stating that it is, “seeking a suitably qualified professional, with a passion for Gaelic Games and Irish culture, to fill the role of County Secretary/Chief Executive and deliver on its mission, values and …

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Venue And Times For All-Ireland Hurling Quarter-Finals Confirmed

Páirc Uí Chaoimh

The venue for the All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship quarter-finals has been confirmed by the GAA today.  Páirc Uí Chaoimh will play host to the clashes of Tipperary vs Clare and Waterford vs Wexford as the eagerly anticipated new state of the art stadium will finally be unveiled. However, there will not be a double-header for the quarter-finals, as has been …

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Revealed: Páirc Ui Chaoimh Opening Game Announced

Pairc Ui Chaoimh Redevelopment, Cork 14/10/2016 A view of ongoing redevelopment at Pairc Ui Chaoimh Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Gary Carr

There has been a lot of speculation as to when the re-developed Páirc Ui Chaoimh will be open. Initially, the new home of Cork GAA was to be opened for a perspective Cork-Kerry Munster football final. The two counties did their part, however, the ground wasn’t ready. Nor was it ready for this Sunday’s Munster hurling final – another game …

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Hurling Venue Turmoil As Dublin Blast Tipperary Home Advantage And Páirc Uí Chaoimh Opener In Doubt

Hurling Semple Stadium

Dublin face Tipperary in the All-Ireland Hurling Championship qualifiers this Saturday, in what was billed as a neutral venue. However, it has been decided that the tie, which is part of a double-header with Kilkenny vs Waterford, will take place in Semple Stadium, Thurles. Dublin county board chairman Sean Shanley vented his fury at the decision, as reported in the …

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Páirc Uí Chaoimh Opening Date Confirmed With All-Ireland Hurling Quarter-Finals

Páirc Uí Chaoimh

The opening games in the new Páirc Uí Chaoimh have been confirmed, after the Cork County Board Chairman has announced that the All-Ireland Hurling Championship quarter-finals will be held in the new venue. The Lee-side stadium was initially intended to play host to the Munster Senior Football Championship final, but the deadline for completion was not met. This evening, the news …

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Three Reasons Why Cork Footballers Can Turn Their Fortunes Around

Allianz Football League Division 1, Pairc Uí Rinn, Cork 31/1/2016 Cork vs Mayo The Cork team stand for the national anthem Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

After a superb win over Tipperary in the Munster Hurling Championship, the Cork footballers open their campaign this weekend when they face Waterford. WIth Tipperary waiting in the semi-final, the path is there for the Rebels to set-up a provincial final against Kerry – the ideal way to open the new Pairc Ui Chaoimh. Recent years haven’t been kind to Peadar …

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Cork Hurlers To Face Tipperary In Thurles As Páirc Uí Chaoimh Won’t Be Ready In Time

Cork hurlers will concede home advantage to reigning All-Ireland senior hurling champions Tipperary next summer as the redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh will not be completed in time for the fixture. The tie was one of the standout fixtures made in Thursday’s 2017 All-Ireland Hurling Championship draw and there were some initial suggestions that the match would be the ideal way …

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Cork GAA: Páirc Uí Chaoímh To Be Renamed?

Cork GAA began the redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoímh at the end of 2014, with that stadium set to be completed in 2017. But speculation is mounting that, it will no longer be called Páirc Uí Chaoímh. The most controversial stadium development in GAA history could be set to take another twist as The Irish Examiner are reporting that Cork …

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Opinion: 10 Ways To Make The GAA More Progressive

Sean Cremin examines ten things that could be done to make the GAA more progressive. _____ 1. Sort out the fixture list The GAA fixture list is all over the place. GAA teams at all levels do not have enough competitive games at appropriate times of the year. It really is a case of ‘feast or famine’ at all levels. …

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