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Two More Kilkenny Hurlers Announce Their Retirements

GAA retirement season is in full swing and Kilkenny currently lead the way with four. Last week, Tommy Walsh announced his exit from inter-county hurling as did...

GAA retirement season is in full swing and Kilkenny currently lead the way with four. Last week, Tom...

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Kilkenny’s Tommy Walsh Has Retired From Inter-County Hurling

After nine All-Irelands and nine All-Stars, Kilkenny legend Tommy Walsh has retired from inter-county hurling. The Tullaroan clubman made the announcement on th...

After nine All-Irelands and nine All-Stars, Kilkenny legend Tommy Walsh has retired from inter-count...

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Michael Jackson Had A Major Influence On One Of The Great Current GAA Nicknames

GAA has given us some great nicknames down the years – PJ ‘Fingers’ O’Connell, Sambo McNaughton and Shane ‘Cake’ Curran just...

GAA has given us some great nicknames down the years – PJ ‘Fingers’ O’Connel...

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A Heart-Rending And Grateful Letter From A Grieving Daughter To The Wexford Hurlers

This heart-rending letter from Mavis Gallagher to the Wexford hurlers appeared in the Wexford County Football Final programme last weekend. It had been original...

This heart-rending letter from Mavis Gallagher to the Wexford hurlers appeared in the Wexford County...

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GIF: The Red Card Shown After Just 4 Seconds Of The Munster Club Hurling Semi-Final

(Click on the image if it’s not playing.) Thurles Sarsfields wing forward Denis Maher was adjudged to have committed a red card offence approximately four...

(Click on the image if it’s not playing.) Thurles Sarsfields wing forward Denis Maher was adju...

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76 Classic GAA Cliches

1. Not always the best player on a team and normally not the captain either but he is the most inspirational member of the panel. The one teammates look to at l...

1. Not always the best player on a team and normally not the captain either but he is the most inspi...

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GIF: The Monster Shoulder That Helped Send The Munster Club Hurling Semi-Final To Extra Time

With the clock in the red and Sarsfields down a point against Kilmallock in the Munster Club Senior Hurling Championship semi-final, Sarsfields won a free insid...

With the clock in the red and Sarsfields down a point against Kilmallock in the Munster Club Senior ...

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Paul Galvin Has Spoken About That Kerry County Hurling Final Attack

Late in September during the Kerry Senior Hurling Championship Final between Lixnaw and Kilmoyley, Paul Galvin was involved in an incident shortly before the st...

Late in September during the Kerry Senior Hurling Championship Final between Lixnaw and Kilmoyley, P...

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Anchorman’s David Koechner Went To Templeogue To Learn All About Hurling

Here’s David Koechner, best known in these parts for playing Champ Kind in the Anchorman movies, taking a trip out to Tymon Park to learn the rudiments of...

Here’s David Koechner, best known in these parts for playing Champ Kind in the Anchorman movie...

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The Balls.ie Photo Tribute To Kilkenny GAA Fans

Another inter-county GAA season is over, so in the off season we’re going to do a weekly tribute to fans from a selected county. This week, it’s Kil...

Another inter-county GAA season is over, so in the off season we’re going to do a weekly tribu...