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10 Signs You’re A Cork Hurling Fan Through And Through

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Whether you’re from the ‘Barrs’, the ‘Rockies’, or indeed anywhere else in the county of Cork, nothing unites the ‘Real Capital’ more than the senior hurlers. With Cork hurling in a dreadful way, it might be time for a bit of nostalgia to lighten the mood. Here are ten signs that you’re a true Cork hurling fan. 1) You still …

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Ireland’s Rugby World Cup Bid Hits Another Snag

Northern Ireland’s licensing laws stand in the way of World Cup bid. The Belfast Telegraph have this afternoon reported that Northern Ireland’s licensing laws will have to be changed if the 2023 Rugby World Cup is to be staged in Ireland. The stringent laws that currently exist in the North, mean the Ulster Rugby must apply for a temporary licence …

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Páirc Uí Chaoimh Redevelopment Back On Track As Contractors Appointed

Problems emerged last month after the European Union were investigating if the €30million granted by the Irish government for the redevelopment of Páirc Uí Chaoimh, as it did not appear to fall within the strict guidelines of such grants. This put the rebuilding of Cork GAA’s home, and indeed Ireland’s Rugby World Cup bid for 2023, in doubt. However, fears have been allayed …

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Ireland’s Rugby World Cup Bid Could Be In Tatters

The GAA’s plan to redevelop Páirc Uí Chaoimh is in disarray. Although the government signed off on a €30 million grant toward the cost of redeveloping Páirc Uí Chaoimh last month, the EU is set to investigate the awarding of such a large sum. According to the Sunday Independent, the European Commission is concerned that the €30 million grant will breach the strict rules surrounding …

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Top 10 Hurling Moments Of 2014

More time for reflection on 2014. To follow on from our ‘Top 10 Gaelic football moments of 2014’, here we look at what we classify as the Top 10 hurling moments of the year. It was a good year of hurling with plenty of highlights. These were our favourites.   10. Clare win their third consecutive under-21 title It was a …

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A Fitting Send Off For Páirc Uí Chaoimh

  The news has finally been confirmed that the Munster Hurling Final will take place in Páirc Uí Chaoimh in what will be a fitting end for the stadium prior to its redevelopment. The situation with the football final was never in doubt but a lot people were in favour of moving the hurling clash between Cork and Limerick to …

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