Donal O'Grady - Columnist - IRISH EXAMINER

DONAL O'GRADY: Erin’s Own didn’t have a sharpshooter to match Patrick Horgan

Level with five minutes of normal time remaining, yesterday’s Cork SHC final was anybody’s game. However, Glen Rovers had the greater scoring power and they knocked over three points in those final minutes.


DONAL O'GRADY: Kilkenny backs caught by Tipperary tsunami

After 15 minutes, I looked at the scoreboard and it was five points each. It struck me as strange because Tipp had looked far the better team from the start.


DONAL O'GRADY: Tipp require the composure of Beckenbauer and the steel of Gentile

Inside the white lines, Kilkenny do the simple things well. They no longer have the capabilities to blow inferior teams away, as they did in 2007/08.