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# sky-blues - Saturday 30 April, 2022

Dublin open Leinster championship bid with 23-point demolition of Wexford
# Hitting Stride
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# Hitting Stride

Dublin open Leinster championship bid with 23-point demolition of Wexford

Apr 30th 2022, 8:51 PM 30,070 Views 14 Comments

Brian Fenton and the returning Con O’Callaghan starred for the Sky Blues.

# sky-blues - Wednesday 27 April, 2022

Dublin captaincy change as All-Star duo take over from long-serving Aherne
# PASSING THE BATON
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# PASSING THE BATON

Dublin captaincy change as All-Star duo take over from long-serving Aherne

Apr 27th 2022, 5:08 PM 3,793 Views 0 Comments

Carla Rowe and Niamh Collins will share the role.

# sky-blues - Sunday 20 March, 2022

Dublin defeat Donegal to make it back-to-back wins and aid chances of survival
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# Sky Blues

Dublin defeat Donegal to make it back-to-back wins and aid chances of survival

Mar 20th 2022, 6:30 PM 10,476 Views 4 Comments

Paddy McBrearty’s tally of 1-6 didn’t prevent Donegal from falling to defeat.

# sky-blues - Monday 7 March, 2022

Mattie Kenny addresses rumours of Con O'Callaghan switch to Dublin hurlers
# King Con
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# King Con

Mattie Kenny addresses rumours of Con O'Callaghan switch to Dublin hurlers

Mar 7th 2022, 8:49 AM 45,191 Views 2 Comments

‘It’s something I’m not aware of,’ said the Dublin boss.

# sky-blues - Wednesday 22 September, 2021

Dublin star hopeful 'the best manager in the country' will stay on for a sixth campaign
# Bouncing Back
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# Bouncing Back

Dublin star hopeful 'the best manager in the country' will stay on for a sixth campaign

Sep 22nd 2021, 6:15 AM 3,633 Views 2 Comments

Mick Bohan’s Sky Blues saw their All-Ireland five-in-a-row bid derailed by Meath earlier this month.

# sky-blues - Tuesday 18 May, 2021

'Phenomenal' Aherne to captain 'hunted and chased' Dublin again in Drive for Five
# Five In A Rowe
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# Five In A Rowe

'Phenomenal' Aherne to captain 'hunted and chased' Dublin again in Drive for Five

May 18th 2021, 3:59 PM 2,041 Views 1 Comment

‘When she speaks, everyone knows to listen,’ Carla Rowe says of the long-serving Sky Blues skipper.

# sky-blues - Tuesday 8 December, 2020

'You'd have to ask the question, have we been truly tested yet?' - Farrell on Dublin dominance debate
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# Sky Blues

'You'd have to ask the question, have we been truly tested yet?' - Farrell on Dublin dominance debate

Updated Dec 8th 2020, 8:03 PM 24,684 Views 37 Comments

Dessie Farrell says Dublin’s path to the All-Ireland final has impacted the public perception of their supremacy over the rest.

# sky-blues - Wednesday 8 July, 2020

'It's not a manager's role to talk a player in or out of anything' - Jim Gavin on McCaffrey's Dublin exit
# Moving On
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# Moving On

'It's not a manager's role to talk a player in or out of anything' - Jim Gavin on McCaffrey's Dublin exit

Jul 8th 2020, 9:31 PM 6,624 Views 0 Comments

The former Sky Blues boss expects the Clontarf flyer to thrive as he concentrates on club football.

# sky-blues - Saturday 22 February, 2020

Goals from Archer and O'Dell lead Dublin past Meath into Leinster U20 final
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# Sky Blues

Goals from Archer and O'Dell lead Dublin past Meath into Leinster U20 final

Feb 22nd 2020, 3:21 PM 8,012 Views 2 Comments

The pair bagged 1-2 apiece in Parnell Park.

# sky-blues - Tuesday 3 December, 2019

Jim Gavin's successor as Dublin manager expected to be named next week
# New Era
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# New Era

Jim Gavin's successor as Dublin manager expected to be named next week

Dec 3rd 2019, 12:49 PM 14,147 Views 11 Comments

The All-Ireland five-in-a-row winning boss stepped down on Saturday.

# sky-blues - Tuesday 5 November, 2019

Seven-time All-Ireland winner O'Gara retires from Dublin after 11-year career
# Time To Say Goodbye
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# Time To Say Goodbye

Seven-time All-Ireland winner O'Gara retires from Dublin after 11-year career

Nov 5th 2019, 5:10 PM 10,965 Views 12 Comments

The Templeogue Synge Street star has decided to call it a day with the Dubs.

# sky-blues - Monday 22 July, 2019

Pillar Caffrey concerned Dublin aren't yet 'battle-hardened' after one-sided victories
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# Sky Blues

Pillar Caffrey concerned Dublin aren't yet 'battle-hardened' after one-sided victories

Jul 22nd 2019, 3:03 PM 6,901 Views 13 Comments

Former Dublin boss Caffrey believes the reigning champions haven’t been properly tested yet.

# sky-blues - Saturday 13 July, 2019

'It doesn't feel like it' - A remarkable 13th Leinster medal for Dublin's captain fantastic
# Leading The Way
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# Leading The Way

'It doesn't feel like it' - A remarkable 13th Leinster medal for Dublin's captain fantastic

Jul 13th 2019, 7:30 AM 4,724 Views 0 Comments

In her 16th season, Sinéad Aherne recently collected Leinster title number 13.

# sky-blues - Sunday 9 June, 2019

Costello and Mannion hit 0-16 between them in Dublin's 15-point defeat of Kildare
# Sky Blues
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# Sky Blues

Costello and Mannion hit 0-16 between them in Dublin's 15-point defeat of Kildare

Jun 9th 2019, 5:40 PM 39,541 Views 63 Comments

Dublin will face Meath in the Leinster SFC final.

# sky-blues - Saturday 2 March, 2019

Gavin and Kenny ring the changes as Dublin footballers and hurlers name sides
# Sunday Funday
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# Sunday Funday

Gavin and Kenny ring the changes as Dublin footballers and hurlers name sides

Mar 2nd 2019, 1:39 PM 9,977 Views 5 Comments

The All-Ireland champions face a trip to Roscommon while Mattie Kenny’s hurlers welcome Laois to the capital.

# sky-blues - Sunday 14 October, 2018

The loss of Kilkenny All-Ireland winner Herity to the gain of Dublin star McMahon
# Every Cloud...
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# Every Cloud...

The loss of Kilkenny All-Ireland winner Herity to the gain of Dublin star McMahon

Oct 14th 2018, 6:45 AM 9,164 Views 0 Comments

From sheer disappointment to a big lift – it’s interesting times for Dublin Camogie, says key defender Eve O’Brien.

# sky-blues - Monday 7 May, 2018

'For her, a spectacular day' - Bohan lauds Dublin's captain fantastic Aherne
# Blues Sisters
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# Blues Sisters

'For her, a spectacular day' - Bohan lauds Dublin's captain fantastic Aherne

May 7th 2018, 8:00 AM 3,542 Views 0 Comments

Sinead Aherne skippered Dublin to their first league title and scored 0-12 in the process.

# sky-blues - Saturday 10 March, 2018

O'Sullivan comes in for his first Dublin start of 2018, while Connolly remains in reserve
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# Sky Blues

O'Sullivan comes in for his first Dublin start of 2018, while Connolly remains in reserve

Mar 10th 2018, 4:29 PM 6,862 Views 1 Comment

The Dublin team to face Kerry tomorrow has been named.

# sky-blues - Friday 9 March, 2018

Dublin without All-Star defender for Kerry clash as one-match ban upheld
# Mick Fitz
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# Mick Fitz

Dublin without All-Star defender for Kerry clash as one-match ban upheld

Mar 9th 2018, 11:51 AM 8,358 Views 4 Comments

Cuala’s Michael Fitzsimons was shown a red card against Mayo.

# sky-blues - Saturday 24 February, 2018

Rock leads the way as Dublin make it four league wins from four in Mayo
# Sky Blues
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# Sky Blues

Rock leads the way as Dublin make it four league wins from four in Mayo

Feb 24th 2018, 9:18 PM 28,554 Views 39 Comments

Paul Mannion and Niall Scully hit the net for Dublin.

# sky-blues - Saturday 10 February, 2018

4 changes for Dublin as Basquel and Brogan return to the attack
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# Sky Blues

4 changes for Dublin as Basquel and Brogan return to the attack

Feb 10th 2018, 2:24 PM 6,041 Views 7 Comments

Paul Mannion and Kevin McManamon make way up front.

# sky-blues - Wednesday 13 December, 2017

2013 Leinster-winning captain and former All-Star have rejoined the Dublin hurling squad
# Sky Blues
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# Sky Blues

2013 Leinster-winning captain and former All-Star have rejoined the Dublin hurling squad

Dec 13th 2017, 12:05 AM 10,600 Views 2 Comments

Johnny McCaffrey and Peter Kelly are in Pat Gilroy’s plans for the coming season, Dublin coach Anthony Cunningham has confirmed.

# sky-blues - Wednesday 18 October, 2017

Angry Coventry City fan invades pitch to confront players mid-game
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# Sky Blues

Angry Coventry City fan invades pitch to confront players mid-game

Oct 18th 2017, 11:47 AM 8,253 Views 5 Comments

The irate supporter was persuaded to leave the field by Dubliner Michael Doyle.

# sky-blues - Thursday 21 September, 2017

Con O'Callaghan credits Kevin McManamon for his sublime All-Ireland final finish
# Sky Blues
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# Sky Blues

Con O'Callaghan credits Kevin McManamon for his sublime All-Ireland final finish

Sep 21st 2017, 7:40 PM 11,964 Views 11 Comments

“You just have to keep the ball low on the ground and if you don’t he’ll save it.”

# sky-blues - Thursday 7 September, 2017

Dublin's All-Ireland heroes driven by the camogie rising around the county
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# Sky Blues

Dublin's All-Ireland heroes driven by the camogie rising around the county

Sep 7th 2017, 6:00 AM 3,833 Views 0 Comments

Captain Emer Keenan is relishing Sunday’s challenge against Westmeath in the Premier Junior decider.

# sky-blues - Saturday 26 August, 2017

No room for Connolly as Jim Gavin names his Dublin side for Tyrone semi-final
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# Sky Blues

No room for Connolly as Jim Gavin names his Dublin side for Tyrone semi-final

Aug 26th 2017, 5:28 PM 11,740 Views 14 Comments

The reigning All-Ireland champions have announced an unchanged starting team.

# sky-blues - Monday 7 August, 2017

Dublin ease past Clare to book All-Ireland minor football semi-final
# Sky Blues
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# Sky Blues

Dublin ease past Clare to book All-Ireland minor football semi-final

Aug 7th 2017, 3:26 PM 10,824 Views 2 Comments

The Dubs ran out seven-point winners.

# sky-blues - Sunday 16 July, 2017

Dublin minors land first Leinster crown since 2014 with 13-point win over Louth
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# Sky Blues

Dublin minors land first Leinster crown since 2014 with 13-point win over Louth

Jul 16th 2017, 3:29 PM 9,309 Views 3 Comments

It was one-way traffic in Croke Park this afternoon.

# sky-blues - Wednesday 5 July, 2017

Dublin hold off Kildare to book their first Leinster minor final in three years
# Sky Blues
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# Sky Blues

Dublin hold off Kildare to book their first Leinster minor final in three years

Jul 5th 2017, 9:21 PM 10,589 Views 6 Comments

Dublin will face Louth in the final.

# sky-blues - Sunday 25 June, 2017

Slick Dubs beat Westmeath to a pulp with 31-point hammering to book Leinster final
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# Sky Blues

Slick Dubs beat Westmeath to a pulp with 31-point hammering to book Leinster final

Jun 25th 2017, 5:41 PM 34,640 Views 123 Comments

It was Dublin’s highest margin of victory in the championship under Jim Gavin.

# sky-blues - Friday 14 April, 2017

In the midst of a surreal fan protest, Coventry's plight continues with relegation to fourth tier
# Pigs Did Fly
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# Pigs Did Fly

In the midst of a surreal fan protest, Coventry's plight continues with relegation to fourth tier

Apr 14th 2017, 7:52 PM 6,401 Views 1 Comment

The Sky Blues were in the Premier League as recently as 2001 but the club has been devastated by off-field issues.

# sky-blues - Sunday 1 January, 2017

Experimental Dublin team overcome Dubs Stars at Parnell Park
# Sky Blues
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# Sky Blues

Experimental Dublin team overcome Dubs Stars at Parnell Park

Jan 1st 2017, 2:40 PM 11,029 Views 3 Comments

Ger Cunningham’s hurlers picked up a five-point victory in the annual challenge match.

# sky-blues - Friday 19 August, 2016

Eoghan O'Donnell calls for Ger Cunningham to remain as Dublin boss
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# Sky Blues

Eoghan O'Donnell calls for Ger Cunningham to remain as Dublin boss

Aug 19th 2016, 9:39 AM 3,652 Views 1 Comment

The senior star is looking forward to an All-Ireland U21 semi-final againsts Galway tomorrow.

# sky-blues - Tuesday 5 July, 2016

Pep Guardiola reveals he almost joined Man City a decade ago
# Sky Blues
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# Sky Blues

Pep Guardiola reveals he almost joined Man City a decade ago

Jul 5th 2016, 9:34 AM 4,981 Views 2 Comments

The new City boss concedes he was a “disaster” towards the end of his playing career.

# sky-blues - Sunday 28 June, 2015

5 talking points as Dublin rout Kildare to close in on Leinster glory again
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# Sky Blues

5 talking points as Dublin rout Kildare to close in on Leinster glory again

Jun 28th 2015, 8:01 PM 7,931 Views 27 Comments

The Sky Blues are closing in on yet another Leinster title.

# sky-blues - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Dublin hurlers have lost one player to club football and one to injury
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# Sky Blues

Dublin hurlers have lost one player to club football and one to injury

May 19th 2015, 10:09 AM 7,645 Views 1 Comment

Niall McMorrow is injured and Ross O’Carroll is concentrating on Kilmacud Crokes