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#Hitting Out

# hitting-out - This year 2022

Shane Lowry: ‘I don’t play the game for money - I play the game for trophies'
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# Shane Lowry

Shane Lowry: ‘I don’t play the game for money - I play the game for trophies'

Sep 15th 2022, 12:45 PM 24,928 Views 21 Comments

Irish golfer concerned golf’s civil war could ruin the sport.

'It's the only club in the world that doesn't have money but can buy any player - it's crazy to me'
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'It's the only club in the world that doesn't have money but can buy any player - it's crazy to me'

Jul 20th 2022, 3:28 PM 17,273 Views 1 Comment

Bayern Munich head coach Julian Nagelsmann has hit out at the way Barcelona have done business this summer.

'I am NOT in discussions with LIV. Those who truly know me, know what is important to me.'
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'I am NOT in discussions with LIV. Those who truly know me, know what is important to me.'

Jul 8th 2022, 9:45 PM 13,133 Views 2 Comments

Jordan Spieth reiterates commitment to PGA Tour amid ‘false’ LIV Golf rumours.

Shapovalov slams Nadal time tactics after 'corrupt' umpire jibe
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Shapovalov slams Nadal time tactics after 'corrupt' umpire jibe

Jan 25th 2022, 11:21 AM 8,046 Views 2 Comments

The Spanish great battled to a five-set victory in a dramatic Australian Open quarter-final.

# hitting-out - Last year 2021

Loughmore boss hits out - 'Our first reaction was we were treated pretty badly down here'
# Reaction
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# Reaction

Loughmore boss hits out - 'Our first reaction was we were treated pretty badly down here'

Updated Dec 12th 2021, 9:51 PM 56,203 Views 25 Comments

Frankie McGrath saw his team finish with 13 men in today’s Munster semi-final loss to Ballygunner.

Dublin GAA chief: 'The tone, at times, was one of 'these lads should be arraigned for treason' '
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Dublin GAA chief: 'The tone, at times, was one of 'these lads should be arraigned for treason' '

Dec 6th 2021, 2:55 PM 31,179 Views 12 Comments

John Costello has addressed the annual Dublin senior training session earlier this year in his annual report.

Solskjaer claims ‘big difference’ in penalty count since Jurgen Klopp complaints
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Solskjaer claims ‘big difference’ in penalty count since Jurgen Klopp complaints

Sep 24th 2021, 3:26 PM 6,198 Views 9 Comments

The Manchester United boss thinks his side should have been awarded three spot-kicks in their last two games.

Tuchel unhappy with ‘reckless’ tackle that injured Tammy Abraham
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Tuchel unhappy with ‘reckless’ tackle that injured Tammy Abraham

Feb 16th 2021, 8:44 AM 4,983 Views 5 Comments

The Chelsea boss was unable to offer an update on his striker’s fitness.

# hitting-out - All time

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

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

Nov 15th 2020, 9:54 PM 79,674 Views 71 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 15th 2020, 10:56 AM 13,135 Views 14 Comments

O’Sullivan will play Kyren Wilson in the decider.

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 9,072 Views 18 Comments

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

'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 72,854 Views 91 Comments

Keane didn’t hold back.

'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 13,169 Views 3 Comments

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

'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 18,720 Views 7 Comments

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

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 11,382 Views 4 Comments

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

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 37,606 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.

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

Sep 12th 2019, 10:15 PM 10,746 Views 17 Comments

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

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 7,040 Views 9 Comments

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

'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 11,321 Views 7 Comments

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

'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 11,495 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Jul 9th 2018, 11:42 AM 69,585 Views 21 Comments

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

'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 17,816 Views 28 Comments

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

'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 6,233 Views 22 Comments

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

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 13,356 Views 15 Comments

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

'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 33,172 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 11,242 Views 14 Comments

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

'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 5,665 Views 13 Comments

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

'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 6,520 Views 5 Comments

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

GPA hit back at Colm O'Rourke column - 'There were a couple of cheap shots in there'
# In Defence
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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 9,809 Views 5 Comments

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

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 47,770 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.

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 11,793 Views 33 Comments

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

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 35,893 Views 60 Comments

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

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 19,295 Views 21 Comments

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

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

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

Sep 25th 2013, 12:06 PM 9,219 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.

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 17,157 Views 94 Comments

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