Voice of reason Griffin is right — why should we fear good discipline?

Voice of reason Griffin is right — why should we fear good discipline?

Hurling folk can be a contrary lot sometimes. Just take the reaction to one aspect of last weekend’s refereeing. We knew that throwing the ball had become ...

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Enda McEvoy: Man City find all that glitters is not gold

Enda McEvoy: Man City find all that glitters is not gold

Will the bargain have been worth it when Faust calls in the loan?, asks Enda McEvoy.

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Enda McEvoy: The worm stayed turned in Davy’s battle against Cody

Enda McEvoy: The worm stayed turned in Davy’s battle against Cody

THE worm turned for Davy Fitz in the 2016 National League semi-final. Clare 4-22 Kilkenny 2-17. He’d finally beaten Brian Cody in a match that mattered.

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Enda McEvoy: The growing trend throwing hurling off course

Enda McEvoy: The growing trend throwing hurling off course

GIVEN that the issue is largely to do with the men in the middle and how they apply — or not — the rules of the game, let’s start with a former ...

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Enda McEvoy: Tipp versus Limerick. The first ... and last match of 2020?

Enda McEvoy: Tipp versus Limerick. The first ... and last match of 2020?

Tipp versus Limerick. The first match of 2020. The last match of 2019 in an only very slightly parallel dimension, one not populated by Alan Kelly’s umpires.

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Enda McEvoy: Ramifications of FAI mess will still resound for years

Enda McEvoy: Ramifications of FAI mess will still resound for years

The Grande Place in Brussels, September 1986. Ahead of a game where Liam Brady will get the Jack Charlton era underway with an improbable late penalty (Ireland didn’t ...

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You have been around for hurling’s most glorious decade. Rejoice and be glad

You have been around for hurling’s most glorious decade. Rejoice and be glad

Championship 2019: wonder after wonder. Here’s a few of the highlights from the reel.

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Vision, peripheral vision, and precision-tooled delivery. What a trifecta

Vision, peripheral vision, and precision-tooled delivery. What a trifecta

A production of Hamlet with not one, but two princes.

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Brian Cody: He is relaxed. And little wonder.

Brian Cody: He is relaxed. And little wonder.

“Do you reckon this will be Cody’s last year, Enda?”

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Dónal Óg Cusack and Derek McGrath did the State some service

Dónal Óg Cusack and Derek McGrath did the State some service

Ten years ago the Late Late Show did a special edition marking 125 years of the GAA. It was presented by Pat Kenny. The expectations of most GAA folk were not high ...

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Against this boa constrictor Kilkenny will come up shy, but Wexford may not

Against this boa constrictor Kilkenny will come up shy, but Wexford may not

Not to put too fine a point on it but Kilkenny won the All-Ireland quarter-final largely because they were playing — and were allowed to play by and play through ...

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