Donal O'Grady - Columnist - IRISH EXAMINER

AERIAL DUEL: Sarsfields' Eanna Martin and Glen Rovers' Dean Brosnan battle for this high ball during the Cork SHC final at Páirc Uí Rinn. Picture: Cathal Noonan

DONAL O'GRADY: Commitment, determination and spirit ensure Blackpool bliss

1. Still no substitute for work rate, commitment and determination
Skill makes up the main component of all sporting endeavour. However it takes one only so far. 


DONAL O'GRADY: Another tactical masterclass from Brian Cody's Kilkenny

Galway needed to be in touch as the game entered the crucial last ten minutes but they faded badly when they needed to kick on, having impressed when leading by three points at half-time.