# Allianz Hurling Leagues

This year
# The Possibilities
Explainer: Here is what's at stake for teams in final round of hurling leagues
There is still plenty to play for across all of the divisions heading into the final round.
Galway need championship breakthrough to create true rivalry with Limerick
The Tribesmen have won the past two league encounters with the All-Ireland champions but have fallen just short when it matters most.
# Allianz Hurling Leagues
Tipp out to bounce back, Cats' new era: Allianz Hurling Leagues talking points
As the Allianz Hurling Leagues get underway this weekend, we look at five of the main talking points.
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# Cold as ice
Maurice Shanahan shows nerves of steel to send hurling league final to a replay
The sides finished on 0-22 apiece in a slow-burner at Semple Stadium.
# Respect
Fitzgerald admits 'love' for McGrath's Waterford work but warns that league final may not be pretty
‘It won’t be a massively open’ league decider, according to the Banner boss.
# Chewing the fat
Stunning Kerry win, Cork setback, Tipp's approach & more hurling League talking points
There’s plenty to discuss following the opening weekend of the Allianz Hurling Leagues.
# Thy Kingdom Come
Explainer: Why will the Kerry hurlers be in Leinster next year?
Here’s why it’s happening.
# Master McGrath
'He's an exceptional man' - High praise for Waterford boss from Déise captain
Derek McGrath and Kevin Moran are work colleagues at De La Salle College.
# Big Dan
'Donegal comparisons are bulls**t' - Big Dan Shanahan rounds on Waterford critics
Waterford hero and current selector Dan Shanahan rounds on Déise critics.
# League Finals
Kerry hit five first-half goals to claim Hurling League title
There was also Allianz League success for Kildare, Tyrone and Warwickshire.
# boiling point
5 burning questions to be answered on a crunch National Hurling League weekend
There are still some major issues to be decided as a pivotal weekend approaches
# the pace quickens
Clare seek points, Cork legends clash, Kildare's battle - 6 key league games this weekend
We’ll be keeping a close eye on these massive Allianz League fixtures over the weekend
# fresh pastures
Tipperary All-Ireland winner is Kildare's newest hurling star after opening league win
David Young got his career with the Lilywhites off to a flying start.
# Let Battle Commence
6 key questions ahead of the start of the Allianz Hurling League
The weekend’s opening round of fixtures could throw up some real talking points. Here are six questions ahead of throw-in.
# Allianz Hurling Leagues
No decision reached yet on future of Allianz Hurling Leagues, as alternative proposal considered
The initiative would see the top 12 teams put in two leagues.