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#John Gardiner

# john-gardiner - Monday 4 September, 2017

Glory at last for old foe Joe, Galway to push on for more glory and Cork minor disappointment

The42′s columnist John Gardiner looks back on yesterday’s All-Ireland minor and senior hurling finals.

# john-gardiner - Thursday 10 August, 2017

'I've been there and it's not easy' - Cork-Waterford games and the suspension factor

The Tadhg de Búrca appeal stirs up memories for our columnist John Gardiner.

# john-gardiner - Sunday 9 July, 2017

John Gardiner: With the buzz around Cork hurling it feels like 2003 all over again

The42 columnist John Gardiner runs the rule over Cork’s first Munster title since 2014

# john-gardiner - Sunday 18 June, 2017

John Gardiner: Pace, power, movement - Cork simply too hot for Waterford to handle

Cork All-Ireland winner John Gardiner gives his take on great day for the Rebels in Semple Stadium.

# john-gardiner - Sunday 22 May, 2016

John Gardiner: Cork went out in hope - and hope is not a strategy

Tipp will feel that there’s still plenty of room for improvement, writes John Gardiner in the first of this summer’s columns.

# john-gardiner - Thursday 7 April, 2016

John Gardiner: Cork lose experience, Rebel manager's long-term view and sympathy for players

The cut of experienced Cork players has been a major talking point.

# john-gardiner - Monday 10 August, 2015

John Gardiner: Relentless Kilkenny march on but Waterford can still be proud after 2015’s hurling columnist reviews today’s Croke Park showdown.

# john-gardiner - Monday 27 July, 2015

John Gardiner: Waterford maturity, Cork disaster, and Galway's supporting cast shine

All-Ireland winner John Gardiner assesses Sunday’s All-Ireland quarter-finals.

# john-gardiner - Monday 13 July, 2015

John Gardiner: Tipperary's adaptability, Cork's determination and Paul Ryan's accuracy

Our columnist has his say on the weekend’s hurling action.

# john-gardiner - Monday 8 June, 2015

John Gardiner: 'Physically, you could see that Waterford have done a lot more work than Cork'

The views of The42′s hurling columnist on today’s big game.

# john-gardiner - Monday 25 May, 2015

John Gardiner: ‘Victory was a massive boost for Limerick and a defeat that will upset Clare’

The42′s hurling columnist gives his thoughts on yesterday’s big game.

# john-gardiner - Thursday 9 October, 2014

John Gardiner: 'Ger was players' choice for Cork boss after '06, now he's ideal fit for Dublin'’s hurling columnist on a busy night on the managerial front in Cork and Dublin.

# john-gardiner - Monday 29 September, 2014

John Gardiner: How Kilkenny's defensive tweak trumped Tipp - and why the GAA needs pro refs’s resident hurling columnist gives his view on another All-Ireland triumph for the black and amber.

# john-gardiner - Saturday 27 September, 2014

Cody and Shefflin’s greatness continues but Tipperary can complete this replay task

John Gardiner takes a close look at hurling’s most celebrated partnership ahead of this evening’s All-Ireland final replay.

# john-gardiner - Monday 8 September, 2014

John Gardiner: The best final of a generation - but Tipp would rather replay on Saturday’s resident columnist weighs in with his thoughts as the dust settles on another Croke Park classic.

# john-gardiner - Saturday 9 August, 2014

John Gardiner column: Hurling careers are short and the prize on Sunday is massive GAA

John Gardiner column: Hurling careers are short and the prize on Sunday is massive’s hurling columnist says Limerick won’t lack confidence against Kilkenny

# john-gardiner - Monday 14 July, 2014

John Gardiner - Cork give the Páirc a send off as Wexford and Tipp build momentum

Our columnist says the win vindicated the Rebels’ longer-serving players.

# john-gardiner - Monday 2 June, 2014

John Gardiner: Limerick’s siege mentality, pressure on Tipp and Laois close to shock’s hurling columnist gives his take on yesterday’s drama in Thurles.

# john-gardiner - Tuesday 3 September, 2013

John Gardiner: 'I would have liked if it was my own decision'

One of Cork’s pivotal players over the last decade will be watching on in Croke Park next Sunday.

# john-gardiner - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

John Gardiner dropped from Cork panel

Meanwhile, the side look set to be without Pa Cronin for next year’s Munster semi-final.

# john-gardiner - Wednesday 15 August, 2012

'It's been a tough year, personally' admits Cork stalwart John Gardiner

‘Jimmy will have a debriefing in the next couple of weeks. We’ll sit down and discuss it. There’ll be no decisions made in the wake of the game, we’ll just see how the conversations go.’

# john-gardiner - Monday 30 July, 2012

Murph's Sideline Cut: old friends are best as Cork and Waterford serve up another shoot-out GAA

Murph's Sideline Cut: old friends are best as Cork and Waterford serve up another shoot-out

Ciaran Murphy was ringside as four of the country’s top hurling counties fought for their lives in Thurles.