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The first penalty under the new rules was scored by one of Dublin's brightest young hurlers
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The first penalty under the new rules was scored by one of Dublin's brightest young hurlers

Jan 1st 2015, 2:44 PM 8,437 Views 3 Comments

Does Paul Winters’ goal in the Dubs Stars challenge signal that scoring from penalties has gotten easier?

Meet the 18-year-old college student who just got elected to office in the US
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Meet the 18-year-old college student who just got elected to office in the US

Nov 8th 2014, 8:30 AM 18,202 Views 57 Comments

The Republican teenager, who was born in 1996, has become the youngest lawmaker in the US.

'If it's 50/50, I always go for the young guy' - South Africa coach not afraid to take risks
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'If it's 50/50, I always go for the young guy' - South Africa coach not afraid to take risks

Nov 5th 2014, 4:08 PM 2,699 Views 1 Comment

Heyneke Meyer shocked rugby fans by starting 20-year old Handré Pollard against the All Blacks in the Rugby Championship.

Making a case for each of the three Young Footballer of the Year contenders – who should win?
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Making a case for each of the three Young Footballer of the Year contenders – who should win?

Oct 12th 2014, 10:15 AM 6,246 Views 5 Comments

Shane Walsh, Ryan McHugh and Patrick McBrearty will compete for this year’s award.

The New Zealand schools team look almost as good as the All Blacks
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The New Zealand schools team look almost as good as the All Blacks

Oct 5th 2014, 12:05 AM 8,595 Views 7 Comments

They even have a winger with a name ominously like Jonah Lomu.

6 players to watch in the All-Ireland minor final between Kerry and Donegal
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6 players to watch in the All-Ireland minor final between Kerry and Donegal

Sep 20th 2014, 9:30 AM 7,213 Views 1 Comment

Donegal take on 1/2 favourites Kerry in the curtain raiser on Sunday.

Here's how Galway and Wexford will line out in the All-Ireland U21 semi-final
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Here's how Galway and Wexford will line out in the All-Ireland U21 semi-final

Aug 22nd 2014, 10:40 AM 3,876 Views 3 Comments

Galway take on Wexford at 6pm tomorrow.

Five players who could win Young Footballer of the Year
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Five players who could win Young Footballer of the Year

Aug 21st 2014, 7:00 PM 11,542 Views 13 Comments

There is plenty of football still to be played, but these five players lead the hunt for the end of season honour.

Shane Dowling to Alan Cadogan: the Young Hurler of the Year contenders
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Shane Dowling to Alan Cadogan: the Young Hurler of the Year contenders

Aug 14th 2014, 8:03 PM 6,161 Views 8 Comments

Shane Dowling, Alan Cadogan and Cathal Barret lead the way in the race to be announced as the best young hurler in the country.

Analysis: The best young players at the 2014 World Cup
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Analysis: The best young players at the 2014 World Cup

Jul 15th 2014, 3:25 PM 19,701 Views 16 Comments

It’s a highly competitive field but who makes our special XI?

Kildare attackers on competing for places with the 'young lads'
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Kildare attackers on competing for places with the 'young lads'

Jun 9th 2014, 6:30 PM 2,903 Views 1 Comment

Padraig O’Neill and Eoghan O’Flaherty discuss the competition for places in the Kildare attack.

3 U21 players named in Wexford senior hurling side to face Antrim
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3 U21 players named in Wexford senior hurling side to face Antrim

May 29th 2014, 10:35 AM 2,613 Views 2 Comments

The sides clash in Portlaoise next Sunday afternoon.

9 young players to watch out for in this summer's football championship
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9 young players to watch out for in this summer's football championship

May 13th 2014, 7:00 PM 14,393 Views 17 Comments

As the championship is upon us, here’s a guide on some of the country’s best young players likely to make the step up this year…

Ulster's second string pull off rousing win against limp Munster
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Ulster's second string pull off rousing win against limp Munster

May 10th 2014, 9:04 PM 22,349 Views 66 Comments

Mark Anscombe was thrilled with the performance of some of the younger members of his squad in Limerick.

8 Irish players who took advantage of the Six Nations window
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8 Irish players who took advantage of the Six Nations window

Mar 17th 2014, 7:30 AM 14,619 Views 11 Comments

Several squad members made an impact in the Pro12 while Ireland were chasing silverware.

Easterby backs Leinster's next generation to slay Dragons
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Easterby backs Leinster's next generation to slay Dragons

Oct 29th 2013, 4:49 PM 2,762 Views 7 Comments

Joe Schmidt may yet do his old club a favour and release three or four players from Ireland camp.

10 things to know about Sunday’s All-Ireland minor hurling final
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10 things to know about Sunday’s All-Ireland minor hurling final

Sep 6th 2013, 8:20 AM 2,291 Views 3 Comments

Galway and Waterford are expected to provide an exciting curtain-raiser to this Sunday’s senior hurling final.

5 players to look out for in the U21 European Championships final
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5 players to look out for in the U21 European Championships final

Jun 18th 2013, 12:30 PM 2,179 Views 0 Comments

Reigning champions Spain face Italy in the tournament decider in Israel later today.

Girvan Dempsey appointed Leinster Academy manager
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Girvan Dempsey appointed Leinster Academy manager

Nov 30th 2012, 11:38 AM 981 Views 0 Comments

Former Ireland international Girvan Dempsey has been promoted as Academy boss following Colin McEntee’s move to the IRFU.

It's impossible for Kidney to ignore young Ulster stars - Ian Humphreys
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It's impossible for Kidney to ignore young Ulster stars - Ian Humphreys

Nov 28th 2012, 3:24 PM 1,206 Views 2 Comments

The London Irish out-half has predicted bright international futures for his former teammates.

Green shoots: Late Drennan strike seals under-19s progression to Elite Phase
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Green shoots: Late Drennan strike seals under-19s progression to Elite Phase

Oct 13th 2012, 10:12 PM 1,363 Views 0 Comments

At least one Irish team is winning.

Leinster Lowdown: Guide to tonight's U21HC semi-final action
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Leinster Lowdown: Guide to tonight's U21HC semi-final action

Jun 20th 2012, 12:58 PM 481 Views 0 Comments

Kilkenny entertain Wexford in Nowlan Park and Carlow host Laois in Dr Cullen Park tonight as final places are on offer in this year’s Bord Gáis Energy Leinster U21HC.

In pictures: school teams a different class at Croker
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In pictures: school teams a different class at Croker

May 9th 2012, 7:13 PM 738 Views 0 Comments

GAA HQ hosted even smaller corner forwards than usual today…

VIDEO: Dubs and Rossies set to battle for U-21 crown
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VIDEO: Dubs and Rossies set to battle for U-21 crown

May 2nd 2012, 7:01 PM 362 Views 1 Comment

Roscommon’s Paddy Brogan and Kevin O’Brien from Dublin faced off Croke Park ahead of the showdown.

Taking stick: Clare looking big for their age
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Taking stick: Clare looking big for their age

Mar 28th 2012, 12:20 PM 569 Views 0 Comments

Davy Fitzgerald’s team have targeted promotion and a league title with his exciting young side but they need only look at neighbours Limerick in 2011 for warning signs

Back to school: O'Dwyer wants to learn from Dublin's rising stars
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Back to school: O'Dwyer wants to learn from Dublin's rising stars

Mar 28th 2012, 10:13 AM 814 Views 0 Comments

Ryan O’Dwyer can’t speak highly enough of wing-forward Danny Sutcliffe, even if the youngster is “an absolute headcase”.

Ireland U17 and U19 teams receive tough qualifying draws
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Ireland U17 and U19 teams receive tough qualifying draws

Nov 29th 2011, 5:48 PM 320 Views 0 Comments

Paul Doolin’s side will have to overcome Portugal, Israel and Ukraine if they are to advance to Estonia next summer.

Introducing Ireland's next U19 opponents... Spain
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Introducing Ireland's next U19 opponents... Spain

Jul 28th 2011, 10:39 AM 308 Views 0 Comments

As Paul Doolin’s side prepare for the tomorrow’s semi-final in Romania, we assess their opponents, the tournament favourites.

'Workout Kid' has football world buzzing
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'Workout Kid' has football world buzzing

Jul 20th 2011, 11:46 AM 310 Views 0 Comments

He may only be a child, but CJ Sentor already has a body of which most aspiring athletes would be proud.

Doolin names squad, as Ireland prepare for under-19 UEFA Championship finals
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Doolin names squad, as Ireland prepare for under-19 UEFA Championship finals

Jul 5th 2011, 5:35 PM 431 Views 0 Comments

An 18-man panel is named for the tournament that takes place between 20 July and 1 August.

Defeat of Scottish lands semi-final place for Ireland U20s
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Defeat of Scottish lands semi-final place for Ireland U20s

Jun 20th 2011, 11:29 AM 276 Views 0 Comments

Ireland beat Scotland 30-13 to record their first victory of the tournament.

Different wavelength: Breffni County tuned in as county on brink of All-Ireland victory
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Different wavelength: Breffni County tuned in as county on brink of All-Ireland victory

Apr 29th 2011, 10:50 AM 382 Views 0 Comments

Thousands from Cavan will throng Croke Park this Sunday as the county bid to see off Galway and claim a much-anticipated national U-21 crown.

In the swing: Manassero's meteoric rise a particularly European phenomenon From The42
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In the swing: Manassero's meteoric rise a particularly European phenomenon

Young, gifted... and in green? Five upstarts who might take the jacket
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Young, gifted... and in green? Five upstarts who might take the jacket

Apr 7th 2011, 2:15 PM 359 Views 0 Comments

It’s an old-fashioned contest brimming with tradition – but could one of this young group rock The Masters this weekend?