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Cuala storm to finish line with power and pace

Cuala (Dublin) 2-19 Ballyea (Clare) 1-10: The search for a classic All-Ireland Club hurling final goes on, but there will be no complaints from Dalkey when this game goes into the archive.

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Ballyea's Gary Brennan takes to the field before the Munster Club SHC Final against Glen Rovers at Semple Stadium. Picture: James Crombie

Gary Brennan: ‘I won’t pretend I’ll fully understand hurling’

When Gary Brennan tries to describe his relationship with hurling and this magical, unlikely journey he and Ballyea have found themselves on, he’ll often break into a light laugh.

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Michael Maher obituary: ‘He conducted GAA business with the same calm assurance he deployed at the edge of the square’

Michael Dundun remembers Tipperary full-back Michael Maher, a five-time All-Ireland winner.

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Con O’Callaghan following proud family tradition

Back in December, Con O’Callaghan explained why after lighting up the AIB Leinster club hurling championship with Cuala, he still had little interest in pursuing an inter-county hurling career.

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How Ballyea discovered a jewel from Kerry

When 23-year-old Ballyduff man Pat Joe Connolly is asked to reflect on where his hurling career is about to take him, he momentarily pauses to search for the appropriate words.

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Tomy Byrnes: Templemore ready for final test

Our Lady’s, Templemore (Tipperary) 0-24 Kilkenny CBS 2-15: Our Lady’s Templemore manager Tom Byrnes is relishing a crack at competition kingpins St Kieran’s in the Croke Cup final on Saturday week.

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Adrian Mullen drives St Kieran’s four-in-a-row bid

St Kieran’s College 3-19 St Brigid’s Loughrea 1-9: Adrian Mullen was the man of the hour as he fired St Kieran’s College back into the All-Ireland post-primary schools senior hurling final.

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