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This Is How Waterford Fans Hope Tadhg De Búrca Could Get His Suspension Overturned

Allianz Hurling League Division 1A, Walsh Park, Co. Waterford 19/2/2017 Waterford vs Tipperary Waterford's Tadgh de Burca Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

On Monday night, it was confirmed that Tadhg de Búrca was handed a one-match suspension after receiving a straight red card in Waterford’s All-Ireland quarter-final win over Wexford. De Búrca was given his marching orders after seemingly grabbing the faceguard of Harry Kehoe – an incident missed by many – but spotted by the linesman, John Keenan of Wicklow. Several points …

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Waterford Vs Wexford Looks Set To Be A Traditionalist’s Nightmare

The clash of Waterford and Wexford will see two of the most tactically-minded managers face off. Both Derek McGrath and Davy Fitzgerald will likely set their teams up in a nightmare style for the hurling traditionalist. The game of hurling has evolved so much in the space of the last five years with sweepers, two man full-forward lines and packed …

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Combined XV From The Four All-Ireland Hurling Quarter-Finalists

The hurling championship resumes this weekend with both quarter-finals taking place in Cork. With the provincial championships wrapped up, there are only five games left in Championship 2017.  Both Wexford and Clare will be looking to bounce back from provincial final defeats, while, Tipperary and Waterford will hope to carry their qualifier form as they bid to reach Croke Park …

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Are Waterford Capable Of Winning Liam MacCarthy In 2017?

Having overcome neighbours Kilkenny in the qualifiers two weeks ago, can the Déise finally capture Liam MacCarthy in 2017? While it will be difficult, there are reasons to suggest that maybe 2017 will be the year Waterford win a first All-Ireland title since 1959. Hurling is a funny game and one result can change everything. The general consensus in Waterford …

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Twitter Reacts To Waterford’s Victory Over Wexford

GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Championship Quarter-Final, Semple Stadium, Tipperary 24/7/2016 Waterford vs Wexford Waterford’s Michael Walsh with Simon Donoghue of Wexford Mandatory Credit ©INPHO/Tommy Dickson

People talked up Wexford’s chances, but they were a long way short of Waterford today. The Déise were by no means impressive despite having ten points to spare at the final whistle. Here is what the public made of the game online. If this was a football match, pundits would say the sport is in a huge crisis. Not sure …

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Wexford Are Not Dunne With 2016 Just Yet

It is nine weeks since the Wexford hurlers were defeated by Dublin in Croke Park and knocked out of the Leinster Championship, but the Yellow Bellies now find themselves ready for an All-Ireland quarter-final. Leaving GAA HQ on that horribly wet evening, not many Wexford supporters were in high spirits at the prospect of the qualifiers. The small attendance in Innovate …

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Three Things Waterford Must Do On Sunday

This is a huge game for Waterford. The Munster final was a massive setback for them. They went from being genuine All-Ireland contenders to being in the exact same position as last year. If anything, they have a bigger hole to dig themselves out of this Sunday. Here we identify three things that the Déise must do on Sunday. Regardless …

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