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#Hitting Out

# hitting-out - Sunday 15 November, 2020

John Kiely: 'I would appeal to the authorities at government level, at national level, to end this nonsense'
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John Kiely: 'I would appeal to the authorities at government level, at national level, to end this nonsense'

Nov 15th 2020, 9:54 PM 79,583 Views 71 Comments

The Limerick boss is not happy that all of his players are not allowed attend matches.

# hitting-out - Saturday 15 August, 2020

Ronnie O’Sullivan criticises ‘irresponsible’ decision to allow crowds into World Championship final
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Ronnie O’Sullivan criticises ‘irresponsible’ decision to allow crowds into World Championship final

Aug 15th 2020, 10:56 AM 13,033 Views 14 Comments

O’Sullivan will play Kyren Wilson in the decider.

# hitting-out - Friday 26 June, 2020

CPA call for GAA county teams to be banned from 2020 action if they train before 14 September
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CPA call for GAA county teams to be banned from 2020 action if they train before 14 September

Jun 26th 2020, 6:25 PM 9,016 Views 18 Comments

The club players’ group have written to GAA Director-General Tom Ryan.

# hitting-out - Friday 19 June, 2020

'I would be swinging punches at that guy' - Keane blasts De Gea after Man United concede goal
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'I would be swinging punches at that guy' - Keane blasts De Gea after Man United concede goal

Jun 19th 2020, 10:00 PM 72,759 Views 91 Comments

Keane didn’t hold back.

# hitting-out - Tuesday 3 March, 2020

'I don’t understand why people who don’t play the game, get to make the decisions'
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'I don’t understand why people who don’t play the game, get to make the decisions'

Mar 3rd 2020, 6:00 AM 13,114 Views 3 Comments

Mickey Harte, Dessie Farrell and Niall Morgan offer contrasting views on the GAA’s new backpass rule.

# hitting-out - Thursday 23 January, 2020

'They don't really care. I've lost faith in the GAA to maintain the Sigerson Cup'
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'They don't really care. I've lost faith in the GAA to maintain the Sigerson Cup'

Jan 23rd 2020, 7:30 AM 18,604 Views 7 Comments

The UCD manager is the latest to speak out on the matter.

# hitting-out - Monday 13 January, 2020

Billy Morgan: 'They're just clearing the decks for inter-county, it's become an elite association'
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Billy Morgan: 'They're just clearing the decks for inter-county, it's become an elite association'

Jan 13th 2020, 9:53 AM 11,312 Views 4 Comments

The UCC boss was highly critical of GAA fixture-makers yesterday.

# hitting-out - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Dublin GAA chief slams RTÉ Prime Time funding programme in annual report
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Dublin GAA chief slams RTÉ Prime Time funding programme in annual report

Dec 5th 2019, 3:00 PM 37,394 Views 209 Comments

John Costello also called on the Government to address the lack of land available in the capital to develop facilities for GAA clubs.

# hitting-out - Thursday 12 September, 2019

Lukaku claims he was 'scapegoated' during his time at Man United
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Lukaku claims he was 'scapegoated' during his time at Man United

Sep 12th 2019, 10:15 PM 10,720 Views 17 Comments

The Belgium international said he didn’t want to stay in England.

# hitting-out - Thursday 6 December, 2018

No 'microchips' or 'wires' discovered - Dublin chief responds to critics of All-Ireland winners
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No 'microchips' or 'wires' discovered - Dublin chief responds to critics of All-Ireland winners

Dec 6th 2018, 11:04 AM 6,996 Views 9 Comments

John Costello has launched a typically robust defence of the champions in his annual report.

# hitting-out - Thursday 30 August, 2018

'I checked the rules beforehand, and I spoke to my team. We were clear you don't speak to your coaches.'
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'I checked the rules beforehand, and I spoke to my team. We were clear you don't speak to your coaches.'

Aug 30th 2018, 8:49 AM 11,289 Views 7 Comments

Andy Murray was unhappy with US Open officials, but Fernando Verdasco denied breaking the rules.

# hitting-out - Wednesday 22 August, 2018

'I just think a few controversial decisions maybe went against us and it really put us on the back foot'
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'I just think a few controversial decisions maybe went against us and it really put us on the back foot'

Aug 22nd 2018, 3:31 PM 11,459 Views 1 Comment

Tipperary star Aisling McCarthy spoke about losing their relegation battle against Cavan on The Ladies Football Show this afternoon.

# hitting-out - Monday 9 July, 2018

'They were f***ing useless back then and they're still f***ing useless'
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From The42
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'They were f***ing useless back then and they're still f***ing useless'

Jul 9th 2018, 11:42 AM 69,310 Views 21 Comments

Armagh manager Kieran McGeeney has blasted critics of his side – many of whom he says he has played against.

# hitting-out - Monday 12 March, 2018

'To me it's absolutely despicable' - Duignan on challenge by Galway defender in Salthill
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'To me it's absolutely despicable' - Duignan on challenge by Galway defender in Salthill

Mar 12th 2018, 11:31 AM 17,671 Views 28 Comments

Adrian Tuohy was shown a yellow card after the incident with Limerick’s Barry Murphy.

# hitting-out - Monday 16 October, 2017

'He did it on purpose': Lovren accuses Lukaku of stamp in United-Liverpool draw
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'He did it on purpose': Lovren accuses Lukaku of stamp in United-Liverpool draw

Oct 16th 2017, 6:54 PM 6,185 Views 22 Comments

‘It is not my decision. He seemed nervous during the game and maybe that’s why.’

# hitting-out - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

Out of favour Benteke vents his frustration at Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp
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Out of favour Benteke vents his frustration at Liverpool boss Jurgen Klopp

Mar 23rd 2016, 9:28 PM 13,334 Views 15 Comments

The striker says he’s confused as to why the manager ‘ignores’ him.

# hitting-out - Thursday 18 February, 2016

'The sad thing is that when it comes to obesity, we’re creators of our own downfall'
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'The sad thing is that when it comes to obesity, we’re creators of our own downfall'

Feb 18th 2016, 8:06 AM 32,995 Views 41 Comments

Former Dublin football captain Paddy Christie has accused the Government of contributing to the obesity epidemic currently gripping the country.

Rafa Benitez hits out at Real Madrid president in candid interview on BT Sport
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Rafa Benitez hits out at Real Madrid president in candid interview on BT Sport

Feb 18th 2016, 12:05 AM 11,202 Views 14 Comments

He was part of the broadcaster’s Champions League line-up last night.

# hitting-out - Tuesday 5 January, 2016

'It's diabolical. We're flogging the lads' - Big Sam not happy with midweek Premier League schedule
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'It's diabolical. We're flogging the lads' - Big Sam not happy with midweek Premier League schedule

Jan 5th 2016, 11:27 AM 5,627 Views 13 Comments

Sunderland face a Premier League clash four days after this weekend’s FA Cup tie.

# hitting-out - Monday 6 July, 2015

'From where I was looking, it was no penalty. If anything it was a free out.'
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'From where I was looking, it was no penalty. If anything it was a free out.'

Jul 6th 2015, 6:00 AM 6,492 Views 5 Comments

Cork’s boss was far from happy with the decision to award Kerry a crucial second-half penalty yesterday.

# hitting-out - Monday 20 October, 2014

GPA hit back at Colm O'Rourke column - 'There were a couple of cheap shots in there'
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# In Defence

GPA hit back at Colm O'Rourke column - 'There were a couple of cheap shots in there'

Oct 20th 2014, 10:00 PM 9,765 Views 5 Comments

O’Rourke’s column has provoked a huge reaction after he expressed his views on the GPA’s current approach.

# hitting-out - Monday 29 September, 2014

Cody blasts referee Kelly for draw decision - 'It was criminal what was done the last day'
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Cody blasts referee Kelly for draw decision - 'It was criminal what was done the last day'

Sep 29th 2014, 7:43 AM 47,520 Views 155 Comments

The injury-time free that was awarded in the drawn All-Ireland final was the wrong call in the eyes of the Kilkenny manager.

# hitting-out - Tuesday 23 September, 2014

Mayo board executive member resigns after manager appointment process is 'a sham'
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Mayo board executive member resigns after manager appointment process is 'a sham'

Sep 23rd 2014, 8:10 PM 11,752 Views 33 Comments

Not everyone is happy with how the new manager has been appointed.

# hitting-out - Monday 4 August, 2014

James Horan blasts Cork management - 'It is disgraceful and they should be ashamed'
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James Horan blasts Cork management - 'It is disgraceful and they should be ashamed'

Aug 4th 2014, 1:00 AM 35,850 Views 60 Comments

The Mayo manager was unhappy with comments made in the build-up to last week’s game.

# hitting-out - Monday 2 December, 2013

Cooper sending-off in Munster final was 'nonsense', says Dr Crokes boss
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Cooper sending-off in Munster final was 'nonsense', says Dr Crokes boss

Dec 2nd 2013, 3:14 PM 19,256 Views 21 Comments

The Gooch was shown a red card in yesterday’s provincial final at the Gaelic Grounds.

# hitting-out - Wednesday 25 September, 2013

'An attempt to blacken my good name': Ceann Comhairle hits out at leaks
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'An attempt to blacken my good name': Ceann Comhairle hits out at leaks

Sep 25th 2013, 12:06 PM 9,198 Views 29 Comments

Seán Barrett has accused people of “leaking stuff” in an attempt to “blacken my good name” over the appointment of a new Dáil clerk.

# hitting-out - Monday 24 September, 2012

Jim McGuinness: “It was all-out attack for a couple of months on my character”
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Jim McGuinness: “It was all-out attack for a couple of months on my character”

Sep 24th 2012, 7:03 AM 17,104 Views 94 Comments

The new All-Ireland winning manager has spoken out on the controversy that emerged after yesterday’s clash in Croke Park.