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GAA: Pundit Arena’s Football Team Of The Year

All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Final Replay, Croke Park, Dublin 1/10/2016 Dublin vs Mayo Dublin's Diarmuid Connolly scores their first goal of the game with a penalty past Mayo goalkeeper David Clarke Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Now that the GAA’s inter-county season is over, it’s time to focus on picking our Pundit Arena Football Team of the Year. Before we get down to the nitty-gritty of naming the team, a few points must be made: It’s easy to give all the spots to the All-Ireland finalists, however we tried to spread the awards around and acknowledge …

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2010 Vs 2016: Which Was The Better Tipperary Team?

GAA All Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final 5/9/2010 Kilkenny vs Tipperary Lar Corbett of Tipp scores his sides second goal despite a hurley being thrown in his direction Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer bestof2010

As the dust settles on a remarkable All-Ireland Hurling Championship victory for Tipperary, there are obvious parallels to the team of 2010. Six years ago, the Premier stopped the ‘Drive for Five’, and looked set to dominate the hurling landscape for years to come. The questions now being raised are whether the class of 2016 can achieve what Lar Corbett …

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All-Ireland Hurling Final – Player Ratings

Hurling Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 4/9/2016 Kilkenny vs Tipperary Tipperary's Brendan Maher lifts the Liam McCarthy Cup Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

So now it is time for our reaction. We will save our Team Of The Year until our live podcast on Wednesday. For now we rate the performances of each player on All-Ireland final day in Croke Park. Tipperary 1. Darren Gleeson – 8 A much improved performer. Made a vital first half save and went very direct with his …

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Twitter Reacts To Tipperary’s All-Ireland Triumph

GAA All-Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final, Croke Park, Dublin 4/9/2016 Kilkenny vs Tipperary Tipperary team celebrate with the Liam MacCarthy cup Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Cathal Noonan

It was comfortable in the end as Tipperary lifted the Liam McCarthy Cup for the first time since 2010. They ended years of heartbreak against Kilkenny with an excellent performance. They bettered the Cats in all areas of the field and were emphatic winners. Here is how Twitter reacted. Magic…A lot of hurt and pain through the years but all …

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Tipperary: Five Similarities To The 2010 All-Ireland Hurling Final

Throw-in is getting closer and closer as hurling’s oldest and probably greatest rivalry gets ready to write another chapter in its thick history book. Tipperary and Kilkenny are ready for another All-Ireland final where titles and local bragging rights are on the line. We see many similarities with the game in 2010, that Tipp won, here we explain why. 1. A …

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Tipperary: Five Key Players For Sunday’s All-Ireland Hurling Final

Munster GAA Hurling Senior Championship Semi-Final, Gaelic Grounds, Limerick 21/6/2015 Limerick vs Tipperary Limerick's Seamus Hickey blocks the goal bound shot from Tipperary's Seamus Callanan Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Morgan Treacy

The days keep passing by and the 2016 All-Ireland Hurling Final between Kilkenny and Tipperary draws closer and closer. In our continuous look ahead to hurling’s biggest day, we take this opportunity to focus on Tipperary and who will be their potential match winners on Sunday. 1. Patrick ‘Bonner’ Maher We pick the Bonner at number one for one reason …

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Twitter Reacts To A Proud Season For Tipperary

GAA All-Ireland Senior Football Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 21/8/2016 Mayo vs Tipperary The Tipperary team huddle Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Donall Farmer

The story of the championship has come to an end. It is not what they want to hear, but Tipperary have to be very proud of their efforts and achievements in 2016. They outplayed Mayo for large parts of the semi-final but two prevenetable goals were the difference in the end. Here we have some the public reaction. Well done …

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Tipperary: Who Will Help Them To Gain Revenge For 2015?

GAA Hurling All Ireland Senior Championship Semi-Final, Croke Park, Dublin 16/8/2015.Tipperary vs Galway.TipperaryÕs Padraic Maher.Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/James Crombie

Tipperary face Galway in the second All-Ireland Hurling Semi-Final on Sunday. At this point last year, Tipp were caught by the same opposition. Having impressed through Munster this year, Tipp look to be in a good position to gain revenge for last years loss.  1. Padraic Maher This is the man who sums up the Tipperary hurlers. Playing well, Maher …

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Tipperary – The Premier Power On

Tipperary hurlers were written off and hugely criticised over the last eighteen months, and now they find themselves in an All-Ireland final. It has been a remarkable turnaround. Tipperary beating Cork may not have surprised everybody but the manner of the defeat was a real shock. Most people would have anticipated a shootout where a high scoring feast would have …

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