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‘Despicable’ act not what hurling people do

Michael Duignan believes Galway’s Adrian Tuohy should have seen red for jabbing his hurl into the groin of Limerick’s Barry Murphy. The defender was shown a yellow card for the incident by referee Cathal McAllister during a bad-tempered encounter that saw Limerick clinch promotion to Division 1A.

‘We’re a good bit behind Dublin’

Kerry manager Eamonn Fitzmaurice admitted that his side’s 12-point defeat to Dublin in Croke Park was “a chastening experience for us”. The last time the sides had met, in the 2017 Allianz Football League final, the Kingdom got the better of the Dubs but they were

Hannon: Hurt drove Limerick on

Limerick captain Declan Hannon believes the pain of recent near-misses inspired his side’s surprise, promotion-clinching win over Galway. The Treaty men battled back from an eight-point half-time deficit to seal a return to the top tier for the first time since 2010. “It looked unlikely

‘It’s the first time we haven’t been on the same team’

There was a poignant moment at the end of the 2018 Gourmet Food Parlour O’Connor Cup final, when two sisters playing on the opposing teams embraced after the final whistle. Video footage captured DCU’s Niamh Kelly running over to comfort her sister Grace, who was on

DCU edge out UL to secure O’Connor Cup in fiery affair

Dublin City University (DCU) 2-12 0-17 University of Limerick (UL) Captain Fantastic Aishling Moloney swung over a sensational late winner as Dublin City University edged UL to be crowned Gourmet Food Parlour O’Connor Cup champions for the first time since 2011. There was just a single point in the