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Daly steps down as Dublin boss

Dublin today began the search for a new senior hurling manager after Anthony Daly stepped down as manager.

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‘I’m not losing any sleep over it’

Eamon O’Shea reduces the challenge of preparing a team for an All-Ireland final to its basics.

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Cody enjoying another September

At times, it’s with a polite or roundabout rebuttal that Brian Cody answers a question.

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Tipp defender Cahill in final fitness race

Tipperary defender Michael Cahill is undergoing intensive treatment in a race to be fit for Sunday’s All-Ireland senior hurling final against Kilkenny.

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Experience will swing it for ‘no-nonsense Cats’

Players from two of the three teams both Kilkenny and Tipperary have beaten this summer expect the Cats to edge Sunday’s All-Ireland final.

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Hurling final TV audience to hit new heights

Thousands of passengers flying with Etihad Airways on Sunday will be able to tune in and watch the All-Ireland SHC final live.

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Clare style has not rubbed off on Kilkenny, says Cody

Brian Cody says he gleaned nothing from Clare in their All-Ireland-winning season last year.

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Rice: Shefflin good for a starting role

Injured Kilkenny star Michael Rice has echoed his manager’s assertion that Henry Shefflin is capable of starting the All-Ireland final and lasting the 70 minutes against Tipperary next Sunday.

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Tenacious Douglas turn it around

Douglas 2-21 Midleton 2-16
Dublin, you know, weren’t the only champions to fall yesterday afternoon.

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Battle lines drawn in Banner

Clarecastle, Cratloe, Clonlara and Crusheen will be in the pot for thesemi-final draw after quarter-final victories at the weekend over Ballyea, Éire Óg, O’Callaghan’s Mills and Newmarket-on-Fergus respectively.

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Holders power past Rathnure

Reigning champions Oulart-the-Ballagh powered their way to a comfortable 4-15 to 2-14 victory over Rathnure in their Wexford SHC clash at St. Patrick’s Park, Enniscorthy, on Saturday.

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Tommy draws short straw as Dubs deny Cats a double

Tommy Buggy is on the phone for much of the All-Ireland U16 hurling decider, his wife requiring an update on the state of play with every passing minute.

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Kilkenny show plenty of staying power

Kilkenny passed a test of stamina to take back their second Tony Forristal U14 title in three years at Walsh Park on Saturday evening.

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Egan keeps Brendan’s alive

St Brendan’s, Ardfert 0-9 Lixnaw 0-9
Even the introduction of former Kerry football star Paul Galvin, failed to ignite this drab SHC semi-final as holders St Brendan’s, Ardfert, were forced to come from behind in the final quarter to force a replay with Lixnaw.

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Belmont cut loose in second-half to book St Rynaghs clash

Belmont produced their best performance of the summer on Saturday, beating Drumcullen 3-26 to 2-12 to secure their place in the Offaly SHC quarter-finals.

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Bishopstown and Glen Rovers called to explain mass brawl

An investigation has been launched by the Cork County Board into the mass brawl which marred Saturday’s fourth round SHC clash between Glen Rovers and Bishopstown.

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O’Keeffe awesome as Rockies secure title in style

Blackrock 2-24 Na Piarsaigh 2-10
In the end, it was a comfortable victory for Blackrock as they collected their fourth successive Cork City U21 A hurling championship title.

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Banner men target three in-a-row as Antrim’s challenge falls apart

Antrim 1-10 Clare 4-28
Not much has changed in a year, evidently, as Clare demolished Antrim by 27 points in last Saturday’s Bord Gáis Energy All-Ireland U21 hurling semi-final at Semple Stadium.

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City rivals set to face wrath of board

A free-for-all involving both teams and subs, precipitated by the dismissal of Cork captain Patrick Horgan and his direct opponent Colm O’Driscoll after six minutes, is certain to have repercussions for Glen Rovers and Bishopstown after a stormy fourth round Cork SHC game in Páirc Uí Rinn on Saturday which eventually finished 13-a-side.

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Doyle’s final analysis can turn to Clare

Galway 1-19 Wexford 1-21
JJ Doyle is a man who concentrates on controllables.

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Upperchurch go the extra to shock Loughmore

Tipperary senior hurling champions, Loughmore-Castleiney suffered a shock defeat in the Mid Division’s SHC semi-final, losing to Upperchurch -Drombane 2-19 to 1-21 after extra-time at Templemore yesterday.

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Shanahan delivers to see Lismore through

Maurice Shanahan measured a last-minute free to supply Lismore with the draw they required on Saturday night to reach the quarter-finals and nudged Fourmilewater towards the relegation play-off.

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Dazzling Deane lifts Killeagh

Killeagh 1-18 Courcey Rovers 0-16
Joe Deane seized centre stage at Riverstown on Saturday night with a magnificent performance for his club Killeagh who squeezed out Courcey Rovers in the Cork SHC relegation final.

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Glen make ’Town pay for early red cards

Glen Rovers 2-16 Bishopstown 1-08
We can only speculate on how this game might have ended if both had their full complement of players for the duration of the game.

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Chairman pledges Courceys return

The hurt on the faces of the Courcey Rovers players and officials told the story.

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Cremin lauds brilliant Barr’s

St Finbarr’s 3-12 Erin’s Own 1-9
They may have lined out in yellow, but there was blue all over this tremendous St Finbarr’s performance at Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Saturday, as they upset the form book with a comprehensive Cork SHC fourth round victory over fancied Erin’s Own.

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‘Sloppy’ Sars make it count at the end

Sarsfields 0-14 Carrigdhoun 0-11
Sarsfields avoided a shock as they came good late on to see off a game Carrigdhoun in the fourth round of the Cork SHC at Páirc Uí Chaoimh on Saturday.

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