Guinness Pro 12: Munster 28 – 14 Edinburgh

  Ir is extremely early days in the Guinness  Pro 12 season but a distinct gap has opened between the top six and bottom six in the league. For Munster, they are safely in the leading pack and positioned quite nicely after a 28-14 win against an Edinburgh side who struggled at set-piece throughout. Munster’s defensive and … More Guinness Pro 12: Munster 28 – 14 Edinburgh

Guinness Pro 12: Leinster 31 – 19 Ospreys

The pregame notes ahead of this fixture was that yLeinster’s established players were under pressure to secure their starting lineup berths after some keynote cameos from the likes of Carbery. It was a scenario which must have being music to the ears of Leinster head coach Leo Cullen and his international players produced a storming … More Guinness Pro 12: Leinster 31 – 19 Ospreys

Davy Fitzgerald Ousted as Clare Hurling Manager

Davy Fitzgerald has fallen on his sword and resigned as Clare Senior Hurling manager after asking his vice captains Tony Kelly and Cian Dillon to garner feedback from the panel on whether he should continue as manager. This is the statement that anyone associated with the Clare Senior team wants you to hear; rational discussion … More Davy Fitzgerald Ousted as Clare Hurling Manager

Limerick Senior Hurling Appointment: White Smoke Spotted

September 12th and social media in Limerick hurling circles was a buzz with speculation on the identity of the new county senior hurling manager. Everyone appeared to have the position sewn up depending on your sources; outside candidates such as Anthony Cunningham suddenly emerged as a late breaking dark horse. It was with utter relief that … More Limerick Senior Hurling Appointment: White Smoke Spotted

All Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final – Reflections

And so it ends, a championship which soared in the last four weeks concludes with an impressive Tipperary victory over a Kilkenny side who appeared to go to the well one too many times. Hawkeye Sidekick reflects on the best day in the hurling calendar and wonders if this is a watershed moment for Tipperary … More All Ireland Senior Hurling Championship Final – Reflections