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YYYYYYYYYYYYYYEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEEESSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSSS :clap: :clap: :clap:

Brilliant stuff lads.
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Great win there for the Dublin hurlers.
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Henry Shefflin, DJ Carey, Brian Cody...your boys took one hell of a beating!





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What's this now....

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Well done the Dubs.
The good times couldn't keep going forever but wasn't expecting them to be so far off the pace this championship.
Its not over yet but its just not clicking this year.
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Avenger wrote:Well done the Dubs.
The good times couldn't keep going forever but wasn't expecting them to be so far off the pace this championship.
Its not over yet but its just not clicking this year.


Those injuries have made you vunerable....if Paul Murphy wasnt injured you'd never have rushed Tyrrell back.......will be a humdinger against the Premier next week.
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nelly the elephant wrote:
Avenger wrote:Well done the Dubs.
The good times couldn't keep going forever but wasn't expecting them to be so far off the pace this championship.
Its not over yet but its just not clicking this year.


Those injuries have made you vunerable....if Paul Murphy wasnt injured you'd never have rushed Tyrrell back.......will be a humdinger against the Premier next week.


Think Tipp will win by double figures if Kilkenny don't figure something out quickly.

In other news, poor Kildare :?
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Great shot at the first double since 1942. Fantastic strides for Dublin hurling and it hasn't been at the expense of the footballers.

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sid wrote:
In other news, poor Kildare :?


Was expecting a much tougher battle. I've never seen a Kildare team with so little fight in them.

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Donny B. wrote:
sid wrote:
In other news, poor Kildare


Was expecting a much tougher battle. I've never seen a Kildare team with so little fight in them.

They had plenty of fight off the ball.
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Broken Wing wrote:
Donny B. wrote:
sid wrote:
In other news, poor Kildare


Was expecting a much tougher battle. I've never seen a Kildare team with so little fight in them.

They had plenty of fight off the ball.


Did you think? Thought it was very clean game myself.

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It was usually when the ball/action/ref was one end of the field there was all sorts of handbags going on the other end. Sure, that always happens but it was at ridiculous levels. There were two Kildare water boys in trying to drag the Kildare forwards off the Dublin backs at one stage.
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Congrats to the Dublin Hurlers today, who unlike Warren Gatland, have proved me wrong this season. What a match!!

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Donny B. wrote:Congrats to the Dublin Hurlers today, who unlike Warren Gatland, have proved me wrong this season. What a match!!


Magical stuff.....the intensity and quality of the game only added to the achievement.....so happy tonight....the All Ireland series is alive and well with a number of potential Champions.
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Cracking game. Delighted for the Dubs. Just goes to show that with an investment of time and money hurling can flourish. Any county board worth its salt has to be looking at what Dublin did and looking to see how they can follow suit. If nothing else the GAA development officers should be preparing presentations for county boards.
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Dublin on for the double? I see Kerry beat Cork in the football but apparently they finished out on their feet not sure they will have enough hold off Dublin especially in croker.

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nelly the elephant wrote:Magical stuff from Meath in the first half.....the intensity and quality of the game only added to the achievement.....so happy for Meath tonight....the All Ireland series is alive and well with a number of potential Champions. For my money, Meath with a few more games under their belts will take Dublin in the autumn


Donny B. wrote:Congrats to the Meath footballers yesterday, who unlike Warren Gatland, have proved me wrong this season. What a match!! What a first half. They're my tip for the All Ireland this year. Might even have to get meself a replica Meath jersey


Cheers lads. Tough break yesterday but I agree with everything you say

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suisse wrote:
nelly the elephant wrote:Magical stuff from Meath in the first half.....the intensity and quality of the game only added to the achievement.....so happy for Meath tonight....the All Ireland series is alive and well with a number of potential Champions. For my money, Meath with a few more games under their belts will take Dublin in the autumn


Donny B. wrote:Congrats to the Meath footballers yesterday, who unlike Warren Gatland, have proved me wrong this season. What a match!! What a first half. They're my tip for the All Ireland this year. Might even have to get meself a replica Meath jersey


Cheers lads. Tough break yesterday but I agree with everything you say



A flagrant abuse of the quote function! :evil:

Was in the Davin lower......Meath gave it a right good rattle.....we'll be looking for yiz to take Tyrone out of it later for us if you'd be so kind! :wink:
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suisse wrote:
Donny B. wrote:Congrats to the Meath footballers yesterday, who unlike Warren Gatland, have proved me wrong this season. What a match!! What a first half. They're my tip for the All Ireland this year. Might even have to get meself a replica Meath jersey


Cheers lads. Tough break yesterday but I agree with everything you say


Wow, with your gift for inventing quotes, I'm amazed the Indo never snapped you up. :D

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Suppose I'll have to go out and get one of those Dub Jersey's now. Get a ball and one of those hurley bats too while I'm at it. Hop right on that bandwagon. Does Croker park have its own DART station?
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