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#Colm O'Rourke

# colm-orourke - Sunday 25 June, 2017

'The idea of a proper championship is a farce': Colm O'Rourke calls for championship shake-up

Dublin inflicted a 31-point hammering on Westmeath to revive talk of second tier championships.

# colm-orourke - Monday 5 June, 2017

'You prod a bear, you get a reaction' - Pat Spillane reacts to Diarmuid Connolly flashpoint In The Wars This post contains videos

'You prod a bear, you get a reaction' - Pat Spillane reacts to Diarmuid Connolly flashpoint

Dublin star Connolly could face a 12-week ban after he clashed with linesman Ciaran Brannigan during Dublin’s victory over Carlow.

# colm-orourke - Monday 20 March, 2017

'Mayo's problems are similar to what we've been seeing for years and years' - O'Rourke

‘Cavan looked the better team, with better individual footballers.’

# colm-orourke - Monday 14 November, 2016

Losing 'one of the finest athletes' in Meath to the AFL but hope for the future with McEntee

Colm O’Rourke was speaking after Simonstown Gaels exited the Leinster club SFC yesterday.

# colm-orourke - Sunday 13 November, 2016

Corofin's sweet revenge, unwanted history for O'Rourkes — Sunday GAA talking points

We also discuss Slaughtneil’s step towards a historic treble plus The Nire’s stunning upset.

McGregor's comparison to Ali, the joy of the club championship and all the week's best sportswriting

Plus, how golf should treat the USA’s president-elect, Donald Trump.

# colm-orourke - Monday 31 October, 2016

5 moments to remember from The Sunday Game in 2016

From Brolly and O’Rourke, to Marty’s commentary…

# colm-orourke - Sunday 30 October, 2016

Colm O'Rourke's Simonstown Gaels crowned Meath football champions for first time

Third time lucky for Simonstown as they book their place in the Leinster club championship.

# colm-orourke - Saturday 15 October, 2016

Colm O'Rourke's side advance to Meath county final, Monaleen champions of Limerick

Simonstown Gaels will play Donaghmore/Ashbourne or Skyrne in the Meath decider.

# colm-orourke - Saturday 8 October, 2016

# colm-orourke - Thursday 21 January, 2016

‘If they don’t stand up for players’ rights then why are the GPA in existence?’ – O’Rourke

The Sunday Game pundit has called on the players’ body to focus on a fixtures plan.

‘They’ve changed many players’ lives’ – Flynn defends GPA after O’Rourke criticism

The newly installed secretary insists the GPA ‘do great things’.

# colm-orourke - Monday 10 August, 2015

‘It’s beginning to follow them around like a bad smell’ – Tyrone savaged on The Sunday Game

Colm O’Rourke and Ciaran Whelan didn’t mince their words last night.

# colm-orourke - Monday 29 June, 2015

‘Gardaí need to intervene as people are getting away with far too much online abuse’

It’s time to clamp down on an issue which is becoming more and more prevalent in GAA, according to Colm O’Rourke.

# colm-orourke - Monday 18 May, 2015

‘The attention span of a human is 8 seconds. A goldfish is 9′: The Sunday Game lads are off already The Boys Are Back In Town This post contains videos

‘The attention span of a human is 8 seconds. A goldfish is 9′: The Sunday Game lads are off already

Who knew that Michael Murphy was such a divisive figure?

# colm-orourke - Thursday 14 May, 2015

Brolly, Spillane and O’Rourke are back as a trio on our TV screens this Sunday

The Sunday Game is back and the Big Three are back.

# colm-orourke - Monday 22 December, 2014

Kimmage, Dunphy, Hunt and 8 other sports pundits who took 2014 by storm

Paul Kimmage, Stephen Hunt, Jerry Kiernan and others whose comments sparked controversy.

# colm-orourke - Wednesday 22 October, 2014

Dessie Farrell criticises Colm O’Rourke’s “ill informed” views on the GPA

Speaking last night, Farrell defended how the GPA have evolved since their inception.

# colm-orourke - Monday 20 October, 2014

GPA hit back at Colm O’Rourke column – ‘There were a couple of cheap shots in there’

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

Players react angrily to Colm O’Rourke’s Gaelic Players Association criticism

The RTÉ pundit made his comments in the Sunday Independent.

# colm-orourke - Tuesday 26 August, 2014

Kieran McGeeney wants Brolly, Spillane and O’Rourke to take the Ice Bucket Challenge

And The Sunday Game pundits are set to step up to the plate.

# colm-orourke - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

Spillane, O’Rourke, Whelan and O’Hara on how to beat the Dubs

The Sunday Game’s pundits have attempted to figure out how Jim Gavin’s side should be stopped.

# colm-orourke - Saturday 14 September, 2013

Check out this brilliant parody of The Sunday Game panel

Featuring some impressive impersonations of several of the GAA’s most renowned pundits.

# colm-orourke - Friday 29 March, 2013

Remember Kevin Foley’s famous goal for Meath in 1991?

One of his teammates from that day reckons that type of goal wouldn’t happen in the modern game.

# colm-orourke - Friday 3 August, 2012

Royal Search: Who’ll take over from Banty as Meath boss?

With Seamus McEnaney having stepped down as Meath boss, attention now turns to the identity of the next person to take over the managerial hotseat.

From TheJournal.ie GAA confirms no formal involvement in Quinn rally Quinn Rally

GAA confirms no formal involvement in Quinn rally

The Gaelic Athletic Association says it would be “entirely inappropriate” to involve itself “in matters outside its remit”.

# colm-orourke - Monday 30 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Poll: Do you agree with supporters of the Quinn family? Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Do you agree with supporters of the Quinn family?

About 4,000 supporters turned up to a rally to show solidarity to the beleaguered family. Do you agree with them?

From TheJournal.ie In pictures: Thousands gather for Quinn rally in Cavan Quinn Rally This post contains images

In pictures: Thousands gather for Quinn rally in Cavan

Tyrone football manager Mickey Harte was among the thousands who attended a rally for the troubled Quinn family in Cavan last night.

# colm-orourke - Sunday 29 July, 2012

From TheJournal.ie Peter Darragh resurfaces as Quinn family supporters plan rally Where's Peter?

Peter Darragh resurfaces as Quinn family supporters plan rally

Organisers of tonight’s demonstration say well-known GAA personalities Mickey Harte, Seán Boylan and Colm O’Rourke are among speakers.

# colm-orourke - Monday 28 May, 2012

‘The whole thing smells a bit’: Sunday Game panel round on Seanie Johnston

Joe Brolly and Colm O’Rourke were scathing in their comments about the former Cavan player, as well as his new club and county.

# colm-orourke - Friday 25 May, 2012

Poll: Who’s the best Sunday Game football analyst? GAA This post contains a poll

Poll: Who’s the best Sunday Game football analyst?

We’ve filled the sofa with options and we’re humming that famous theme tune. But who’s your favourite pundit?

# colm-orourke - Tuesday 13 March, 2012

There’s only so much GAA can do to keep stars here, says Colm O’Rourke

Sunday Game pundit’s native county Meath lost forward Joe Sheridan to emigration this week.

# colm-orourke - Tuesday 7 September, 2010

Meath decide not to keep O’Brien on

Leinster title not enough for Meath as county board vote not to renew O’Brien’s contract.