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Pundit Arena Allianz Football Team Of The League

Mayo collected their first Allianz Football League crown on Sunday after an 18-year wait and it is difficult to begrudge many of their stars a national winners medal. Overall, it was a fantastic league campaign from start to finish. It began with Monaghan shocking Dublin and ended with Mayo finally winning a Croke Park final after nine unsuccessful attempts. With …

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Watch: The Character Of Dublin GAA As Shown By Ballymun Kickhams

The latest instalment of the ‘Dub Club Chronicles’, brought to you by Pundit Arena in partnership with AIG, focuses on the pride of the people from Ballymun Kickhams.  Ballymun Kickhams is a club that prides itself on its sense of identity and family pride. These values have been passed from generation to generation as every young player aspires to be like their heroes. …

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WATCH LIVE: Barbarians Vs Munster Women & Barbarians Vs Tonga

Friday sees history being made as the first ever Barbarians women’s match takes place at Thomond Park, where the Baa-Baas will take on Munster Women.  That match kicks off at 4.45pm, but coverage starts live on PunditArena.com at 4.30pm. Following this, the Baa-Baas men’s team will take on Tonga. Coverage starts at 7.15pm and kick-off in Limerick is at 7.30pm. …

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Introducing Our New Weekly Rugby Podcast: The Oval Office

SALE, ENGLAND - DECEMBER 13: A generic Rugby Ball during the International match between England U18 and Australia Schools at Heywood Road on December 13, 2009 in Sale, England. (Photo by Matthew Lewis/Getty Images)

Pundit Arena Rugby are proud to introduce our brand new weekly podcast, The Oval Office. Every week, we sit down to discuss all things rugby, and are joined by some of the biggest names in the game. Brian Barry and Alan Drumm of Pundit Arena talk all the hottest topics on planet rugby, including the England and Ireland squads for …

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Listen: The 16th Man GAA Podcast All-Ireland Final Preview

GAA Football All-Ireland Senior Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 20/9/2015.Kerry vs Dublin.Dublin captain Stephen Cluxton lifts the Sam Maguire cup.Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

With just 24 hours to go until the All-Ireland football final replay between Dublin and Mayo, excitement is peaking here in Pundit Arena HQ. Can the Dubs successfully defend the Sam Maguire Cup for the first time since 1977, or will Mayo end 65 years of hurt? Brian Barry and Sean Cremin sat down for Pundit Arena’s weekly GAA podcast, The 16th …

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Exclusive: Schalk Burger Talks Springboks Captaincy And Life In London

St. Albans is a city district just outside London which lies east of Hemel Hempstead and west of Hatfield, about 19 miles north-north west of London. In Roman times the town was a common destination for travellers heading north on the old Roman road of Watling Street, so it’s kind of fitting that today it is now the new home of Springbok flanker Schalk Burger, a …

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Clare Have Proved They Are More Than Just A Hurling County

Saturday, July 23rd is a date that the Clare senior footballers will not forget for a long time to come. They have just overcome a strong Roscommon outfit in the second round of the qualifiers and placed themselves within the last eight of the All-Ireland Championship. The pride the Clare footballers in particular have been showing in recent games is …

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Pundit Arena Exclusive – YOUR England Team: What The Players Are Saying

BAGSHOT, ENGLAND - MAY 27: Eddie Jones the England head coach, faces the media during the England media session held at Pennyhill Park on May 27, 2016 in Bagshot, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

You have until Thursday, June 9th to vote for your chosen England team to play Australia, just by clicking here. However, a number of ex-England players have already been discussing whom they would pick in their line-ups, with some very interesting calls: England and London Irish lock Nick Kennedy suggests Maro Itoje should move to blindside to accommodate Joe Launchbury: …

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George Hook Joins The Pundit Arena Team

Popular Irish broadcaster George Hook is the latest recruit for up-and-coming Pundit Arena. Having built a fantastic reputation for being at the forefront of rugby news and analysis, Hook brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise to his new role within the rapidly-growing sports media platform. The Corkman will be contributing regular columns and also be involved in the presentation …

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BREAKING: Andy Goode Has Just Signed A New Contract

NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE, ENGLAND - FEBRUARY 21: Andy Goode, the Newcastle Falcons flyhalf, celebrates their victory at the final whistle during the Aviva Premiership match between Newcastle Falcons and Northampton Saints at Kingston Park on February 21, 2016 in Newcastle upon Tyne, England. (Photo by David Rogers/Getty Images)

Here at Pundit Arena, Andy Goode is our favourite rugby player, and we’re not ashamed to admit it. Having skipped preseason last year, he came back to rugby for what we thought was one final season with the Newcastle Falcons, and didn’t do too badly! Although the general rugby public lamented that we had seen the last of him after his second …

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The Bumper Pundit Arena Rugby World Cup Review

The dust is settled, and as we look back at the 2015 Rugby World Cup, it is fair to point out that it was the best one yet. We speak for the entire Rugby community in saying we miss the top class action day in, day out. Some of Pundit Arena’s rugby writers have pitted their heads together to review what …

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Ten Thoughts: Higgledy-Piggledy Sterling & An Arsenal Charge

After a telling Easter weekend in the Barclay’s Premier League, John Murphy takes on this week’s Ten Thoughts. Apparently, Raheem Sterling has been a bit ‘higgledy-piggledy’. Ander Herrera As the signings reigned into Old Trafford in the summer, few focused on the small Spaniard as the potential difference maker for the season ahead. With the likes of Radamel Falcao and Angel …

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