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GAA Football & Hurling
Bellew reflects on 'embarrassing' defeaton 'embarrassing' defeat22 August 2016 The final score between Antrim and Wate
Bellew reflects on 'embarrassing' defeat
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 2 days ago
on 'embarrassing' defeat22 August 2016 The final score between Antrim and Waterford in the All-Ireland U21HC semi-final at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Antrim boss Ollie Bellew was making no excuses for his side's 29-point drubbing by Waterford in... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Galway need extra time to beat Dublin in U21 hurling semi-finalfinal appearance since 2011 when overcoming Dublin after extra-time in the seco
Galway need extra time to beat Dublin in U21 hurling semi-final
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
final appearance since 2011 when overcoming Dublin after extra-time in the second of today’s semi-final double-header at Semple Stadium, writes Eoghan Cormican. They could have been level but for a superb save by Dublin ‘keeper Johnathan Treacy... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Whelan doubtful for finalstar is facing a race against time to be fit after being forced to retire in th
Whelan doubtful for final
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 4 days ago
star is facing a race against time to be fit after being forced to retire in this evening's extra-time win over Dublin at Semple Stadium. Whelan, who scored two points from full forward, would be a huge loss to the Tribesmen in their quest for a... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Molloy: we've won nothing yetcharges prevailed by 0-21 to 0-19 after a titanic battle to set up a final show
Molloy: we've won nothing yet
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 4 days ago
charges prevailed by 0-21 to 0-19 after a titanic battle to set up a final showdown with a star-studded Waterford side at Semple Stadium on September 10. The final will provide the Tribesmen with an opportunity to avenge their defeat to the Deise... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Galway need extra time to beat Dublin in U21 camogie semi-finalfinal appearance since 2011 when overcoming Dublin after extra-time in the seco
Galway need extra time to beat Dublin in U21 camogie semi-final
Irish Examiner / Posted 4 days ago
final appearance since 2011 when overcoming Dublin after extra-time in the second of today’s semi-final double-header at Semple Stadium, writes Eoghan Cormican. They could have been level but for a superb save by Dublin ‘keeper Johnathan Treacy... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Ireland U21HC semi- Deise destroy Antrim1-8 Waterford had 29 points to spare over Antrim in the first of this afternoo
Ireland U21HC semi- Deise destroy Antrim
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 4 days ago
1-8 Waterford had 29 points to spare over Antrim in the first of this afternoon's All-Ireland U21 hurling semi-finals at Semple Stadium. Parading a number of the seniors that suffered a heartbreaking replay defeat to Kilkenny at the same venue... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Saturday Match TrackerLIVE: 20 August 2016 Semple Stadium in all its glory. We're at Thurles this e
Saturday Match Tracker
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 4 days ago
LIVE: 20 August 2016 Semple Stadium in all its glory. We're at Thurles this evening for a vital All-Ireland U21 HC semi-final double bill. Magnificent Munster champions Waterford take on their Ulster counterparts Antrim in... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Revitalised McCambridge hopes to step up Saffrons' title tiltwell. He made sure to keep me well up to date," he said. He captains the Antri
Revitalised McCambridge hopes to step up Saffrons' title tilt
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 4 days ago
well. He made sure to keep me well up to date," he said. He captains the Antrim team that takes on Waterford today (Semple Stadium, 4pm). They face a tall order against a team that contains largely the same group of players who won the minor... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Deise forced into goalkeeping changeinto goalkeeping change19 August 2016 The Waterford team to face Antrim in tom
Deise forced into goalkeeping change
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 5 days ago
into goalkeeping change19 August 2016 The Waterford team to face Antrim in tomorrow's All-Ireland U21HC semi-final at Semple Stadium shows one change from that which defeated Tipperary in the Munster final. Gavin Power replaces the injured... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
three seniors in Galway U21 lineforward. Last year's All-Ireland minor winners Sean Loftus, Fintan Burke and Th
three seniors in Galway U21 line
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 5 days ago
forward. Last year's All-Ireland minor winners Sean Loftus, Fintan Burke and Thomas Monaghan will also feature in the Semple Stadium clash, which has a 6pm throw-in. Galway (U21HC v Dublin): Cathal Tuohy; Conor Jennings, Darragh O'Donoghue,... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Curran turns attention to U21sto the Waterford News & Star that having the under-21 to turn to was a welcome
Curran turns attention to U21s
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 7 days ago
to the Waterford News & Star that having the under-21 to turn to was a welcome relief as they prepare to face Antrim at Semple Stadium on Saturday. “We’ve Antrim next Saturday. It’s disappointing but we’re back training, working hard and we’ll... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
"You have to be going like the hammers of hell" - FennellyColin Fennelly celebrates scoring his second goal against Waterford in the All-
"You have to be going like the hammers of hell" - Fennelly
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 8 days ago
Colin Fennelly celebrates scoring his second goal against Waterford in the All-Ireland SHC semi-final replay at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Colin Fennelly has given a good insight into how Kilkenny raised their intensity levels to beat... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Michael Fennelly to miss All-Ireland finalsemi-final. Michael Fennelly of Kilkenny pulls up with an injury during the Al
Michael Fennelly to miss All-Ireland final
Irish Examiner / Posted 9 days ago
semi-final. Michael Fennelly of Kilkenny pulls up with an injury during the All-Ireland Semi-Final Replay game at Semple Stadium. Photo by Piaras Ó Mídheach/Sportsfile Fennelly pulled up in agony in the 58th minute against Waterford,... Read more
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10d
Herald.ie
Kilkenny leave McGrath broken after second epicwere" from an All-Ireland final. Which given the exalted levels at which they
Kilkenny leave McGrath broken after second epic
Herald.ie / Posted 10 days ago
were" from an All-Ireland final. Which given the exalted levels at which they hurled over two epic games in Croke Park and Semple Stadium, seemed plainly harsh. "The overriding emotion is one of absolute pride but devastation because these chances... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Fennelly: it was absolutely crazycrazy14 August 2016 Kilkenny's Colin Fennelly celebrates scoring his second go
Fennelly: it was absolutely crazy
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 10 days ago
crazy14 August 2016 Kilkenny's Colin Fennelly celebrates scoring his second goal. After his two goal heroics in Semple Stadium last night, Kilkenny's Colin Fennelly deflected the praise on to his team-mates. The full-forward finished... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Gleeson lost for words2016 Waterford's Austin Gleeson tackles Cillian Buckley of Kilkenny during the
Gleeson lost for words
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 10 days ago
2016 Waterford's Austin Gleeson tackles Cillian Buckley of Kilkenny during their All-Ireland SHC semi-final replay at Semple Stadium, Thurles. A bitterly disappointed Austin Gleeson took his hat off to 'phenomenal' Kilkenny team following... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Twitter reaction: What a game!What a game!13 August 2016 Kilkenny players celebrate their All-Ireland SHC se
Twitter reaction: What a game!
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 11 days ago
What a game!13 August 2016 Kilkenny players celebrate their All-Ireland SHC semi-final replay victory over Waterford at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Kilkenny and Waterford served up another epic encounter in Thurles this evening that left those of... Read more
11d
RTE News
Kilkenny deny Déise in thriller to book final spotchampions Kilkenny are through to their third final in a row after a two-point
Kilkenny deny Déise in thriller to book final spot
RTE News / Posted 11 days ago
champions Kilkenny are through to their third final in a row after a two-point replay win over Waterford at Semple Stadium. Just one point separated the sides four minutes into injury time when Waterford's Pauric Mahony’s free... Read more
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11d
GAA Football & Hurling
Camogie: Dalton goal gets Kilkenny over the linethe first half of extra time proved the difference as Kilkenny just edged past
Camogie: Dalton goal gets Kilkenny over the line
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 11 days ago
the first half of extra time proved the difference as Kilkenny just edged past Galway on a drama-filled day of camogie at Semple Stadium. Just like the first game of a mouth-watering triple header that also included the All-Ireland hurling... Read more
11d
GAA Football & Hurling
Ireland SHC semi-final replay: Cats edge out Na Deise in Thurles thrillerare through to another All-Ireland final after squeezing out neighbours Waterfo
Ireland SHC semi-final replay: Cats edge out Na Deise in Thurles thriller
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 11 days ago
are through to another All-Ireland final after squeezing out neighbours Waterford by 2-19 to 2-17 in a riveting contest at Semple Stadium. A crowd of 30,358 was treated to everything that one would expect in top-class hurling as both sides gave... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Sideline cut goal sends Kilkenny into camogie All-Ireland finalthe first half of extra time proved the difference as Kilkenny just edged past
Sideline cut goal sends Kilkenny into camogie All-Ireland final
Irish Examiner / Posted 11 days ago
the first half of extra time proved the difference as Kilkenny just edged past Galway on a drama-filled day of camogie at Semple Stadium. Just like the first game of a mouth-watering triple header that also included the All-Ireland hurling... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Saturday Match Trackerfinal. The neighbouring counties played out a dramatic draw at Croke Park last
Saturday Match Tracker
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 11 days ago
final. The neighbouring counties played out a dramatic draw at Croke Park last Sunday and tonight's semi-final replay at Semple Stadium promises to be even better. A magnificent contest is in prospect and we'll be with you every hook, puck and... Read more
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RTE News
History not with Déise in quest to down the CatsAfter last Sunday's epic encounter at Croke Park, Kilkenny and Waterford will l
History not with Déise in quest to down the Cats
RTE News / Posted 11 days ago
After last Sunday's epic encounter at Croke Park, Kilkenny and Waterford will locks horns again at Semple Stadium this evening to decide who will take their place in the All-Ireland SHC final on 4 September. Game is live on RTÉ One and the RTÉ... Read more
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Herald.ie
Is there one more kick in the Cats?of his five previous championship replays, is it guaranteed that his record wil
Is there one more kick in the Cats?
Herald.ie / Posted 12 days ago
of his five previous championship replays, is it guaranteed that his record will read five out of six as dusk settles on Semple Stadium? We doubt if anyone can state definitively how this eagerly awaited sequel will pan out - primarily because... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
SHC previews: Kilkenny and Tipp fancied for final datesenior hurling championship semi-finals. Saturday, August 13th All-Ireland SH
SHC previews: Kilkenny and Tipp fancied for final date
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 12 days ago
senior hurling championship semi-finals. Saturday, August 13th All-Ireland SHC semi-final replay Kilkenny v Waterford, Semple Stadium, 6.45pm It’ll be difficult for these two to repeat the level of thrills they had on show last weekend when... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
McGrath: We're confidentwill take great confidence out of the way the lads just gave everything they ha
McGrath: We're confident
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 12 days ago
will take great confidence out of the way the lads just gave everything they had too and that’s the most heartening thing from my point of view,” said McGrath. Waterford and Kilkenny do battle again in Semple Stadium on Saturday evening at 6... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Dempsey seeks improvementin injury time to salvage a draw against an exceptional Waterford side last Sun
Dempsey seeks improvement
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 12 days ago
in injury time to salvage a draw against an exceptional Waterford side last Sunday. Now the sides must do it all again in Semple Stadium (6.45pm) on Saturday evening and it has been a while since there has been so much hype surrounding a game of... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Kilkenny team announced for replayMurphy; Paul Murphy, Joey Holden, Shane Prendergast; Padraig Walsh, Kieran Joyc
Kilkenny team announced for replay
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 13 days ago
Murphy; Paul Murphy, Joey Holden, Shane Prendergast; Padraig Walsh, Kieran Joyce, Cillian Buckley; Conor Fogarty, Michael Fennelly; Walter Walsh, TJ Reid, John Power; Jonjo Farrell, Colin Fennelly, Richie Hogan. Throw in at Semple Stadium is 6:4... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Waterford set for seventh Thurles triptrip11 August 2016 Waterford's Maurice Shanahan celebrates scoring a goal agai
Waterford set for seventh Thurles trip
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 13 days ago
trip11 August 2016 Waterford's Maurice Shanahan celebrates scoring a goal against Clare in the Munster SHC semi-final at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Saturday’s All-Ireland SHC semi-final replay will mark the seventh time this season that Waterford... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Davy to 'take time' before deciding on futureAugust 2016 Clare manager Davy Fitzgerald on the sideline during the All-Irela
Davy to 'take time' before deciding on future
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 13 days ago
August 2016 Clare manager Davy Fitzgerald on the sideline during the All-Ireland SHC quarter-final against Galway at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Davy Fitzgerald says he is undecided on whether or not he’ll be at the helm with Clare’s senior... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Burke and Quinlivan named as GAA/GPA Players of the Month for Julymarched defiantly into Sunday's All-Ireland semi-final showdown with Tipp thank
Burke and Quinlivan named as GAA/GPA Players of the Month for July
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 15 days ago
marched defiantly into Sunday's All-Ireland semi-final showdown with Tipp thanks to an impressive victory over Clare in Semple Stadium last month. Managing the talented Banner forwards was always going to be a pivotal task for Galway and Daithí... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
64 Clubs & 1,150 Girls take part in Camán to Crokeralso chosen from Hurl Smart week. The four provincial events were held in the T
64 Clubs & 1,150 Girls take part in Camán to Croker
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 15 days ago
also chosen from Hurl Smart week. The four provincial events were held in the Tyrone Centre of Excellence, Pearse Stadium, Semple Stadium and the GAA Games Development Centre in Abbotstown. Ulster and Connacht were represented by 11 clubs whilst... Read more
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RTE News
PODCAST: 'Wounded' Waterford ready to go againa lift, both Kilkenny and Waterford will now have their sights set on next week
PODCAST: 'Wounded' Waterford ready to go again
RTE News / Posted 16 days ago
a lift, both Kilkenny and Waterford will now have their sights set on next weekend's All-Ireland SHC semi-final replay at Semple Stadium. For most of the drawn encounter, it looked like the Déise were on their way to reaching the 4 September... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
HS hurling team of the weekCillian Buckley (Kilkenny) Buckley & Co will seek a major improvement on their
HS hurling team of the week
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 16 days ago
Cillian Buckley (Kilkenny) Buckley & Co will seek a major improvement on their overall performance when they take to the Semple Stadium field for the replay. 8. Kevin Moran (Waterford) Led by their inspirational captain, the Deise well and truly... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
A jam-packed 'Saturday Game Live' to look forward toSHC semi-final replay between Kilkenny and Waterford plus both of the All-Irela
A jam-packed 'Saturday Game Live' to look forward to
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 16 days ago
SHC semi-final replay between Kilkenny and Waterford plus both of the All-Ireland Senior Camogie semi-finals, all live from Semple Stadium this weekend. At 1.45pm Michael Lyster will joined by Anna Geary and Jill Horan for a live All Ireland Senior... Read more
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RTE News
Duignan: Larkin sub key to Kilkenny fightback10th defeat under the long-serving manager, but the Cats showed all their resil
Duignan: Larkin sub key to Kilkenny fightback
RTE News / Posted 16 days ago
10th defeat under the long-serving manager, but the Cats showed all their resilience to get a second bit of the cherry in Semple Stadium. “Any other team would have been beaten a few times" Veteran Eoin Larkin, a winner of eight All-Ireland... Read more
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RTE News
Camogie semi-finals in Thurles triple-headerThe GAA has confirmed that the All-Ireland senior camogie semi-finals will take
Camogie semi-finals in Thurles triple-header
RTE News / Posted 16 days ago
The GAA has confirmed that the All-Ireland senior camogie semi-finals will take place at Semple Stadium this Saturday before the replay of the hurling semi-final between Kilkenny and Waterford. Cork and Wexford will kick off the Thurles... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Camogie semi-finals set for Thurles triple header08 August 2016 A young boy has a puck around underneath the stand at Semple St
Camogie semi-finals set for Thurles triple header
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 16 days ago
08 August 2016 A young boy has a puck around underneath the stand at Semple Stadium, Thurles before the All-Ireland SHC quarter-finals. The Liberty Insurance All-Ireland semi-finals are confirmed for... Read more
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RTE News
Austin Gleeson: Cats draw one that got awaythat we have another go next week and we’ll see what happens next Saturday nigh
Austin Gleeson: Cats draw one that got away
RTE News / Posted 17 days ago
that we have another go next week and we’ll see what happens next Saturday night.” The sides will meet again in Semple Stadium on Saturday night [6.45pm] and Gleeson was eager to praise the Leinster champions, who, typically, refused to... Read more
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Irish Examiner
McGrath: ‘The general consensus will be that Kilkenny don't lose replays’Waterford’s chances will be dismissed because of Kilkenny’s excellent replay re
McGrath: ‘The general consensus will be that Kilkenny don't lose replays’
Irish Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
Waterford’s chances will be dismissed because of Kilkenny’s excellent replay record under Brian Cody, writes John Fogarty. Semple Stadium in Thurles will host the All-Ireland semi-final replay next Saturday (6.45pm throw-in) and McGrath already... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Thurles to host replayPark. The GAA has revealed that the All-Ireland SHC semi-final replay between
Thurles to host replay
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 17 days ago
Park. The GAA has revealed that the All-Ireland SHC semi-final replay between Kilkenny and Waterford will take place in Semple Stadium, Thurles next Saturday at 6.45pm. The fixture makers are exploring the possibility of staging a triple header... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Ireland IHC final: Kilkenny goals lower Banner1-16 Kilkenny have been crowned All-Ireland intermediate hurling champions fol
Ireland IHC final: Kilkenny goals lower Banner
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 18 days ago
1-16 Kilkenny have been crowned All-Ireland intermediate hurling champions following a decisive victory over Clare at Semple Stadium this evening. With 1,401 spectators in attendance, the Cats recovered from a slow start to take a 4-5 to 1-7... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Cats make a host of changes for inter finalinter final05 August 2016 Kilkenny have made a host of changes to their side t
Cats make a host of changes for inter final
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 19 days ago
inter final05 August 2016 Kilkenny have made a host of changes to their side to face Clare in the All-Ireland IHC final at Semple Stadium, Thurles tomorrow. Manager Pat O'Grady has brought in five new faces in goalkeeper Aaron Duggan, left... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Two changes for Clare intermediatesDanny Russell are two new additions to the Clare starting fifteen for tomorrow'
Two changes for Clare intermediates
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 19 days ago
Danny Russell are two new additions to the Clare starting fifteen for tomorrow's All-Ireland IHC final against Kilkenny at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Taylor starts ahead of Dara Walsh at centre-back while Danny Russell takes over from Colin Crehan... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Quinlivan relishing 'incredible' opportunityMichael Quinlivan and Kevin O'Halloran celebrate with supporters after their Mu
Quinlivan relishing 'incredible' opportunity
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 24 days ago
Michael Quinlivan and Kevin O'Halloran celebrate with supporters after their Munster SFC semi-final victory over Cork at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Tipperary star Michael Quinlivan says victory over Galway in today's All-Ireland SFC quarter-final... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
'Whatever happens in Croke Park we're not going away'away'29 July 2016 Tipperary manager Liam Kearns speaks to his team before the
'Whatever happens in Croke Park we're not going away'
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 26 days ago
away'29 July 2016 Tipperary manager Liam Kearns speaks to his team before the Munster SFC semi-final clash against Cork at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Tipperary football selector Tommy Toomey says they are here to stay despite the outcome of Sunday’s... Read more
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Irish Examiner
The attacking statistics are far from ideal for Derek McGrath's Waterfordown half see when they get their heads up? Very little in the way of a viable
The attacking statistics are far from ideal for Derek McGrath's Waterford
Irish Examiner / Posted 27 days ago
own half see when they get their heads up? Very little in the way of a viable outlet is what. The Déise hit 18 wides in Semple Stadium against Wexford. I would proffer that at least 50% of those wides were recorded due to the fact when the... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
'I'd have a lot of respect for a lot of them Galway boys'Michael Quinlivan and Kevin O'Halloran celebrate with supporters after their Mu
'I'd have a lot of respect for a lot of them Galway boys'
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 27 days ago
Michael Quinlivan and Kevin O'Halloran celebrate with supporters after their Munster SFC semi-final victory over Cork at Semple Stadium, Thurles. Tipperary star Michael Quinlivan says he has a lot of respect for what Galway have achieved so far... Read more
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28d
Irish Examiner
Tipperary determined to claim elusive Munster U21 medal against WaterfordMaher tasted victory in the U21 grade for the first time when Tipp dethroned Mu
Tipperary determined to claim elusive Munster U21 medal against Waterford
Irish Examiner / Posted 28 days ago
Maher tasted victory in the U21 grade for the first time when Tipp dethroned Munster and All-Ireland champions Limerick at Semple Stadium earlier this month. And Maher admits that winning Tipp’s first Munster U21 crown since 2010 would be “huge”... Read more
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GAA Football & Hurling
Ronan Maher determined to claim elusive Munster U21 HC medalMaher tasted victory in the U21 grade for the first time when Tipp dethroned Mu
Ronan Maher determined to claim elusive Munster U21 HC medal
GAA Football & Hurling / Posted 28 days ago
Maher tasted victory in the U21 grade for the first time when Tipp dethroned Munster and All-Ireland champions Limerick at Semple Stadium earlier this month. And Maher admits that winning Tipp’s first Munster U21 crown since 2010 would be “huge”... Read more
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