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Diarmuid O’Connor returns as Mayo and Roscommon name teams for Connacht semi-final

Mayo manager James Horan has made three changes for their Connacht Senior Football Championship semi-final against Roscommon on Saturday.

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Understated performers backbone Cork’s victory over Limerick

When you watch a match back for a second time, you become aware of a million more nuggets of information you might have missed while witnessing a contest in real-time.

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Sean Powter has ‘outside chance’ of playing in the championship this year

Sean Powter could see action for the Cork footballers this summer – but only if the county progresses as far as the Super 8s.

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Carlow trio fail to get suspensions overturned before Championship opener

Carlow manager Turlough O’Brien has had his 20-week suspension upheld by the Central Appeals Committee.

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Michael Ryan hails Tipperary’s ‘total hurling’ but urges caution from fans

Ex-Tipperary manager Michael Ryan has hailed the “total hurling” of his former charges as the best the county has produced in a while.

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Replacing Martin as Offaly manager ‘another short-term, reactionary move’, says Duignan

A disastrous start to their Joe McDonagh Cup campaign has left Offaly in a battle to avoid relegation to hurling’s third tier.

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Wexford school comes from 26 points behind to win Leinster semi-final

And in a match without a wind to favour either side!

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Offaly sack Kevin Martin after 13-point loss to Westmeath

Kevin Martin has been relieved of his duties as Offaly hurling manager.

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Second Tyrone forward leaves panel over game time

Tyrone forward Lee Brennan has left the county’s senior football panel.

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A pitch-invading dog, a pop superstar, and ‘box man’: The weekend in GAA tweets

Here’s our Twitter round-up of the weekend’s GAA action…

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What changed in a week for Cork hurlers?

Following an opening week defeat by Tipperary, Cork turned around their Munster SHC campaign with an impressive seven-point win over All-Ireland champions Limerick.

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Here is how the rest of the weekend’s hurling finished

Meath cemented their status as clear favourites for the Christy Ring Cup on Saturday afternoon.

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Down and Armagh need extra time to settle Ulster Championship quarter-final

Kieran McGeeney savoured his first Ulster Championship victory in five seasons as Armagh manager as a manic quarter-final tie was settled in dramatic fashion in extra-time.

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Late, late Sean Moran goal secures draw for Dubs against Wexford

Dublin defender Sean Moran proved to be a last-action hero yet again for boss Mattie Kenny with a late, late goal at Parnell Park to secure a dramatic Leinster SHC draw.

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Debutant Martin Farragher helps Galway book place in Connacht final

Martin Farragher came off the bench to score 1-1 in his inter-county debut as holders Galway beat Sligo at Markievicz Park to book their place in another Connacht final.

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Cork back on track in Munster Championship after win over All-Ireland champions Limerick

Cork’s Championship is well and truly back up-and-running after this fine victory over the All-Ireland champions in the LIT Gaelic Grounds.

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Cody’s Kilkenny spoil Carlow’s party

Carlow’s first home game in this year’s Leinster senior hurling championship may have made for a heartwarming tale but Kilkenny have never been ones for romance or fairytales.

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Tipperary ease to win leaving Deise on brink of Munster Championship exit

Jason Forde hit 1-9 as Tipperary shook off a sluggish mid-game spell to leave 14-man Waterford on the brink of a Munster Championship exit.

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Late free earns Cork minors a draw against Limerick

A late Darragh Flynn free earned Cork a 0-19 to 1-16 draw with Limerick at the end of a highly entertaining Munster MHC tie at LIT Gaelic Grounds.

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Cork leagues wrap

Cork leagues wrap

Sports May 19, 2019

Sarsfields moved to within two points of RedFM HL Division 1 leaders Bride Rovers – with two games in hand – after a comprehensive victory at home to Douglas on Saturday night.

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