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The Best Current Hurlers Never To Win An All-Ireland Medal

Legendary players of the game have unfortunately retired without winning one of the most sought after prizes, an All-Ireland medal. It’s a cruel consequence of sport that the likes of Ken McGrath, Ciaran Carey and Ollie Canning retired without having ever lifted the Liam MacCarthy Cup through no fault of their own. Last month, we brought you an updated list …

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Tipperary Stars Included As Ireland Squad Named For Hurling/Shinty International

GAA All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 4/9/2016 Kilkenny vs Tipperary Kilkenny's Conor Fogarty with Noel McGrath and John OÕDwyer of Tipperary Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

Ireland will take on Scotland this weekend in the annual hurling/shinty match. The game will take place in Inverness on Saturday. Tipperary have three representatives on the side; Michael Breen, John McGrath and Noel McGrath. The trio were central to the Premier’s All-Ireland success in 2016. Shane Dooley of Offaly is also included, as is Laois’ Cha Dwyer. Continue reading …

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Pundit Arena Hurling Power Rankings 2016: Round 5


So there you have it. One week late, we have winners of the National Hurling League. Clare edged Waterford at the death in Thurles to capture the title. However, the Déise don’t have time to lose much sleep over it, as their championship opener is just weeks away. The race for Liam McCarthy is underway, and we look at what …

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Leinster Name Top Class Squad For Hurling Interprovincial Clash

Richie Hogan Kilkenny

Leinster manager Pat Critchley has named a strong squad for Leinster’s interprovincial tie against Munster this weekend in Galway. The tie takes place at 2pm on Saturday in Pearse Stadium, Galway, with the winner playing the victor of the other semi-final between Connacht on Ulster in the decider on Sunday. 27 players are on the panel, representing 10 counties. While …

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