WHAT with Offaly forced to score a last-minute free to draw with Antrim in regular time before going on to win in extra-time, the same Offaly then going on to draw with Galway in the semi-final before losing to another late point in the replay, it’s already been a topsy-turvy season in Leinster hurling.
Sat, 03 Jul, 2010
DOES Tomás Brady represent the changing of the guard in Dublin? Up to very recently, and given a choice, any dual player up to the standard opted for football, and thus it is that the likes of Shane Ryan and Conal Keaney — to name but two on the current Dublin senior football team — became heroes of the Hill.
Sat, 04 Jul, 2009
LEST it has slipped everyone’s notice, in the week of the Munster senior football final, the Leinster senior hurling final, and a host of first-round football qualifiers, there’s also a big game going on in Tullamore on Saturday: a do-or-die All-Ireland qualifier game for the senior hurlers of Cork and Offaly.
Thu, 02 Jul, 2009