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Dublin: 4 °C Tuesday 28 March, 2017

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# comment - Sunday 12 March, 2017

5 talking points after Tipperary and Kilkenny finish level in pulsating clash in Thurles

Steven O’Brien’s late point grabbed a draw for the Premier against the Cats.

# comment - Sunday 5 March, 2017

Kilkenny off the mark, Banner stun Cork and Division 1B's gulf in class — Sunday GAA talking points

Plus, we take a closer look at the battle for survival in hurling’s top tier.

# comment - Monday 27 February, 2017

Those were the days, my friend - surprise All-Ireland football semi-finalists a thing of the past

Saturday’s GAA Congress vote to bring in the ‘super 8′ quarter-final format has ended the chances of another Fermanagh, Wexford or Tipperary fairytale summer run.

# comment - Sunday 12 February, 2017

Anything is possible if a broken heart can be mended on a miserable Monday at Tolka Park

It’s time for football to put the League of Ireland in perspective.

# comment - Sunday 5 February, 2017

New year, same old Dubs while Kerry make the right noises in Donegal — Sunday GAA talking points

Plus, Kildare put their defeat to Dublin’s third string behind them and Cork show signs of life.

# comment - Sunday 20 November, 2016

Ballyea dream, Hogan and Comerford still lead O'Loughlins — Club GAA talking points

We also discuss Tony Kelly’s outstanding five-point display, plus Oulart The Ballagh’s latest Leinster exit.

# comment - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Corofin's sweet revenge, unwanted history for O'Rourkes — Sunday GAA talking points

We also discuss Slaughtneil’s step towards a historic treble plus The Nire’s stunning upset.

# comment - Saturday 5 November, 2016

Brennan's red card, another bumper year for Connolly and more Dublin football final talking points

Newly crowned All-Star Connolly hasn’t lost a championship game on the football field for club or county in 2016.

# comment - Sunday 18 September, 2016

5 talking points as Mayo force a replay after enthralling encounter with Dublin

Did Mayo blow their chance at an All-Ireland?

# comment - Saturday 10 September, 2016

5 talking points after Waterford's hurling class sees them lift All-Ireland U21 crown

The Deise were the dominant force in Thurles tonight.

# comment - Tuesday 6 September, 2016

Cody's Kilkenny empire falls hard as Noreside conveyor belt grinds to a near halt

A big rebuilding job lies in store for Cody and the Cats.

# comment - Monday 29 August, 2016

5 questions for Kerry after Croke Park heartbreak again at the hands of Dublin

Will their veterans stay on and what now for Eamonn Fitzmaurice?

# comment - Sunday 28 August, 2016

5 talking points as Dublin break Kerry hearts in a game for the ages

We discuss Dublin proving their hunger, Kevin McManamon’s impact and what the future looks like for Kerry.

# comment - Sunday 21 August, 2016

5 talking points as Mayo outlast Tipperary to earn final showdown

We discuss poor refereeing decisions, Mayo’s cuteness in defence and Andy Moran’s huge impact.

# comment - Monday 15 August, 2016

Waterford have made big progress but Semple heartbreak leaves them with tough 2017 challenge

Derek McGrath has warned about the difficult road ahead.

Tipp must up the ante in September date with Cody's 'masters of intensity'

Stats from yesterday’s All-Ireland semi-final victory over Galway have highlighted areas where Tipperary can improve.

# comment - Sunday 14 August, 2016

5 talking points as Tipp set-up mouthwatering final and Galway suffer again

Plenty to discuss after Michael Ryan’s side edged out the Tribesmen in a titanic encounter at Croke Park.

5 talking points after Kilkenny march on and Waterford bow out in Thurles thriller

Plenty to digest after the Semple Stadium showdown.

# comment - Monday 8 August, 2016

Backdoor route could be the key to Mayo scaling the September summit

Stephen Rochford’s plans are taking shape as Mayo enter the business end of the season.

# comment - Sunday 7 August, 2016

5 talking points as the Cats lose a life in thrilling semi-final draw with Waterford

Lots to discuss after a titanic clash in Croke Park finished level.

# comment - Sunday 31 July, 2016

Tipperary reach promised land, question marks hang over Kerry — Sunday football talking points

Plenty to discuss as Tipperary and Kerry made it to the last four of the All-Ireland SFC.

# comment - Sunday 24 July, 2016

Galway silence the doubters, plenty for Waterford to work on — Sunday hurling talking points

Plus we take a look at what went wrong for Clare after such a positive start to the year.

# comment - Sunday 17 July, 2016

Tyrone contenders for Sam, Cavanagh's crowning moment and more of Sunday's GAA talking points

Plenty of talking points after Tyrone and Galway were crowned champions of Ulster and Connacht respectively.

# comment - Thursday 14 July, 2016

5 talking points after Tipperary triumph again and Limerick's hurling woes continue

A two-point success for the Premier in Thurles.

# comment - Wednesday 13 July, 2016

5 talking points after Waterford's U21 hurlers star in Munster and Clare bow out

The home side caught fire tonight in Walsh Park.

# comment - Sunday 10 July, 2016

Tipperary send out a warning, lack of ambition in Connacht final — Sunday GAA talking points

Tipperary demolished Waterford while Galway and Roscommon will do battle all over again.

# comment - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Galway's collapse, impact of Richie Hogan - Kilkenny Galway talking points

We take a look at the talking points after Kilkenny stormed past Galway to reign supreme in Leinster again.

5 talking points after Kerry reign again in Munster and Tipperary head to qualifiers

Ten points separated the sides in Fitzgerald Stadium today.

# comment - Sunday 26 June, 2016

Dean Rock almost outscores Meath, Westmeath display self belief — football talking points

Plus, why it’s time for a championship restructure.

# comment - Sunday 19 June, 2016

Mayo face qualifer route, Cavan expose Tyrone's underbelly — weekend football talking points

We were treated to another upset with Galway’s ambush of Mayo, while Tyrone leaked three goals in a draw with Cavan.

# comment - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Kilkenny third quarter control, Dublin collapse, new Cats attacking gem

Another masterclass by Kilkenny, a tough night at the office for the Dubs.

# comment - Wednesday 8 June, 2016

Dublin will smell blood against Cody's vulnerable Kilkenny in Portlaoise

The Sky Blues have a golden opportunity to put one over on the Leinster and All-Ireland champions at O’Moore Park

# comment - Monday 6 June, 2016

Clare must heed systems failure, Waterford look the real deal in All-Ireland quest

Both counties will now venture down different paths but could meet again in championship 2016.

# comment - Thursday 2 June, 2016

Without a goal for Ireland, it's not inconceivable that Daryl Murphy will start a group game in France

The Ipswich Town striker will be hoping to score his first goal for Ireland at Euro 2016.

# comment - Wednesday 1 June, 2016

With patience wearing thin, it's time for Conor McGregor to get back to the shop

The announcement of his next fight is still pending but what’s next for the UFC featherweight champion?

# comment - Monday 23 May, 2016

Silverware and emergence of gifted youngsters came too late for Louis van Gaal

Too much of the Dutchman’s reign was uninspiring while failure to qualify for the Champions League couldn’t be tolerated.

# comment - Monday 16 May, 2016

Offaly victory means so much, Fermanagh suffer 'power cut': Championship talking points

The Faithful county ended their nine-year losing run in Leinster with victory over Longford in Tullamore yesterday.

# comment - Wednesday 11 May, 2016

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# comment - Monday 9 May, 2016

Defiant in the face of defeat: Seery reaffirms status as exemplary ambassador for Irish sport

The 36-year-old’s popularity continues to grow in spite of yesterday afternoon’s result in Rotterdam.

# comment - Sunday 8 May, 2016

Tony Kelly is back, refereeing decision robs Waterford — Sunday hurling talking points

A heartbreaking reversal of fortune ended Waterford’s two in-a-row hopes.

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