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# banner - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

SNAPSHOT: This tribute to Brian O’Driscoll is pure class
# BOD
# BOD

SNAPSHOT: This tribute to Brian O’Driscoll is pure class

Mar 5th 2014, 12:00 PM 37,885 Views 41 Comments

One Dublin company has covered their office front in honour of the legendary Irish international.

# banner - Monday 24 February, 2014

Davy Fitz: 'Dublin fought like tigers - they were a lot more hungry'
# Hands Up
# Hands Up

Davy Fitz: 'Dublin fought like tigers - they were a lot more hungry'

Feb 24th 2014, 7:00 AM 3,596 Views 6 Comments

The Clare boss had no qualms after yesterday’s loss in Parnell Park.

# banner - Monday 17 February, 2014

Henry Shefflin's crazy dance could be about to sweep the nation
# THROWING SHAPES
# THROWING SHAPES

Henry Shefflin's crazy dance could be about to sweep the nation

Feb 17th 2014, 5:14 PM 12,959 Views 10 Comments

First the Harlem Shake, now Henry.

# banner - Friday 14 February, 2014

6 talking points before the weekend's Allianz hurling league action
# Comment
# Comment

6 talking points before the weekend's Allianz hurling league action

Feb 14th 2014, 6:36 PM 4,642 Views 1 Comment

The big names in hurling are back in action this weekend.

# banner - Wednesday 12 February, 2014

'I'd say if Davy put two ducks going down a river and he had one, he’d be going mad'
# Passion
# Passion

'I'd say if Davy put two ducks going down a river and he had one, he’d be going mad'

Feb 12th 2014, 10:50 AM 5,015 Views 2 Comments

Podge Collins on the competitive nature of his Clare hurling boss.

# banner - Saturday 8 February, 2014

Podge Collins set for starting league debut with Clare senior footballers
# New Man In
# New Man In

Podge Collins set for starting league debut with Clare senior footballers

Feb 8th 2014, 12:04 PM 4,155 Views 16 Comments

Clare take on Leitrim in a Division 4 tie tomorrow afternoon in Milltown-Malbay.

# banner - Friday 7 February, 2014

Maher double helps Tipp cruise to 14-point win over Banner
# Lovely Hurling
# Lovely Hurling

Maher double helps Tipp cruise to 14-point win over Banner

Feb 7th 2014, 9:41 PM 9,202 Views 36 Comments

The Premier County put four goals past the All-Ireland champions in testing conditions.

# banner - Tuesday 4 February, 2014

Celtic won't be punished over hunger strike banner
# Celtic
# Celtic

Celtic won't be punished over hunger strike banner

Feb 4th 2014, 11:56 AM 6,271 Views 31 Comments

Officials have cleared the club after fans unveiled a ‘H Block’ tribute at Celtic Park.

# banner - Sunday 26 January, 2014

Davy Fitz steers Clare to third successive Waterford Crystal Cup final with win over UCC
# Banner
# Banner

Davy Fitz steers Clare to third successive Waterford Crystal Cup final with win over UCC

Jan 26th 2014, 4:15 PM 7,686 Views 18 Comments

The Banner were far too strong for the students in Sixmilebridge today.

# banner - Thursday 23 January, 2014

The Liam MacCarthy Cup has gone on a trip Down Under to Perth
# Trophy On Tour
# Trophy On Tour

The Liam MacCarthy Cup has gone on a trip Down Under to Perth

Jan 23rd 2014, 5:01 PM 6,885 Views 56 Comments

The trophy was at the Patersons Stadium in the Western Australian city today.

# banner - Friday 17 January, 2014

Handful of Banner's All-Ireland heroes to start against Limerick
# Hurling
# Hurling

Handful of Banner's All-Ireland heroes to start against Limerick

Jan 17th 2014, 11:28 PM 4,430 Views 5 Comments

The Munster sides meet this Sunday in a repeat of last summer’s All-Ireland semi-final.

# banner - Wednesday 15 January, 2014

5am training session on Christmas Eve is no big deal for Clare's Tony Kelly
# Hard Yards
# Hard Yards

5am training session on Christmas Eve is no big deal for Clare's Tony Kelly

Jan 15th 2014, 7:40 AM 9,945 Views 10 Comments

And the 2013 Hurler of the Year is looking forward to getting back in action for this season.

# banner - Monday 13 January, 2014

So this is how letters are addressed to Shane O'Donnell these days
# Rising Star
# Rising Star

So this is how letters are addressed to Shane O'Donnell these days

Jan 13th 2014, 3:08 PM 13,137 Views 8 Comments

Here’s proof of how famous the Banner hurler has become.

# banner - Sunday 12 January, 2014

Some of Clare's All-Ireland winning stars will make their 2014 competitive bow today
# Banner
# Banner

Some of Clare's All-Ireland winning stars will make their 2014 competitive bow today

Jan 12th 2014, 9:39 AM 4,883 Views 2 Comments

Members of Davy Fitzgerald’s side are part of colleges teams in action in the Waterford Crystal Cup.

# banner - Thursday 9 January, 2014

Hectic: Training the Clare footballers and preparing to play an All-Ireland semi-final
# Juggling Act
# Juggling Act

Hectic: Training the Clare footballers and preparing to play an All-Ireland semi-final

Jan 9th 2014, 7:15 AM 5,538 Views 0 Comments

Paudie Kissane faces a busy time over the next few weeks.

# banner - Wednesday 8 January, 2014

Podge and Sean Collins set to be involved with Clare senior footballers this season
# Dual Stars
# Dual Stars

Podge and Sean Collins set to be involved with Clare senior footballers this season

Jan 8th 2014, 4:26 PM 6,327 Views 46 Comments

The duo starred for Cratloe in last year’s AIB Munster senior club football championship.

# banner - Wednesday 4 December, 2013

14 things we learned from the Clare hurlers ‘Behind The Banner’ DVD
# Sneak Peek
# Sneak Peek

14 things we learned from the Clare hurlers ‘Behind The Banner’ DVD

Dec 4th 2013, 9:05 PM 30,758 Views 37 Comments

The behind the scenes documentary was launched last week in Ennis.

# banner - Monday 2 December, 2013

Could some of Clare's hurling stars join the Banner football ranks in 2014?
# Dual Stars
# Dual Stars

Could some of Clare's hurling stars join the Banner football ranks in 2014?

Dec 2nd 2013, 4:08 PM 5,852 Views 7 Comments

Liam MacCarthy Cup winners caught the eye while in action for Cratloe in yesterday’s Munster senior club football decider.

# banner - Thursday 28 November, 2013

Spotted in Shanghai - Liam MacCarthy Cup in possession of a Clare hurler
# Globe Trotter
# Globe Trotter

Spotted in Shanghai - Liam MacCarthy Cup in possession of a Clare hurler

Nov 28th 2013, 4:30 PM 5,389 Views 1 Comment

Hurler of the Year Tony Kelly is in Shanghai as part of the GAA Allstars tour.

# banner - Wednesday 27 November, 2013

What did Daly, Davy and Loughnane talk about today?
# Hurling Men
# Hurling Men

What did Daly, Davy and Loughnane talk about today?

Nov 27th 2013, 10:53 PM 5,618 Views 6 Comments

The three Banner legends were filming RTÉ’s end of year GAA review programme.

# banner - Friday 22 November, 2013

New Clare coach lines out against Banner players in a Munster final tomorrow
# Rivals
# Rivals

New Clare coach lines out against Banner players in a Munster final tomorrow

Nov 22nd 2013, 11:23 AM 4,596 Views 1 Comment

Paudie Kissane was recently appointed to take up a position with the Clare footballers.

# banner - Saturday 16 November, 2013

Can 8 Clare senior hurlers win a county football final today?
# Dual Stars
# Dual Stars

Can 8 Clare senior hurlers win a county football final today?

Nov 16th 2013, 8:15 AM 4,651 Views 8 Comments

Clare’s new senior football manager is in charge of Cratloe who take on Doonbeg today.

# banner - Friday 15 November, 2013

David McInerney: 'Our full back never turned up and they just threw me in'
# Unlikely Hero
# Unlikely Hero

David McInerney: 'Our full back never turned up and they just threw me in'

Nov 15th 2013, 7:30 AM 5,011 Views 3 Comments

Clare’s Allstar winning full-back on the ‘accident’ that lead to him becoming a defensive anchor.

# banner - Monday 11 November, 2013

Here's how Niall Gilligan rolled back the years in the Clare county final
# Shining Light
# Shining Light

Here's how Niall Gilligan rolled back the years in the Clare county final

Nov 11th 2013, 5:05 PM 5,033 Views 2 Comments

The 37 year-old starred as Sixmilebridge won yesterday’s decider at Cusack Park in Ennis.

# banner - Sunday 10 November, 2013

37 year-old Niall Gilligan inspires Sixmilebridge to Clare hurling title
# Veteran Star
# Veteran Star

37 year-old Niall Gilligan inspires Sixmilebridge to Clare hurling title

Nov 10th 2013, 5:35 PM 6,270 Views 11 Comments

The Banner great shot 1-6 as Sixmilebridge won today’s final against Newmarket.

As it happened: Sixmilebridge v Newmarket-on-Fergus, Clare SHC final
# Banner
# Banner

As it happened: Sixmilebridge v Newmarket-on-Fergus, Clare SHC final

Nov 10th 2013, 2:15 PM 9,725 Views 5 Comments

Who would be crowned champions in the Banner county? Here’s how it all unfolded.

# banner - Thursday 7 November, 2013

Clare football boss believes Paudie Kissane will be major asset as coach
# New Job
# New Job

Clare football boss believes Paudie Kissane will be major asset as coach

Nov 7th 2013, 1:05 PM 5,394 Views 9 Comments

The recently retired Cork defender is to take up a position with the Banner county.

# banner - Saturday 2 November, 2013

Here's the round-up of today's club GAA key games
# GAA
# GAA

Here's the round-up of today's club GAA key games

Nov 2nd 2013, 4:22 PM 3,366 Views 0 Comments

Sixmilebridge booked their place in the Clare SHC final.

# banner - Thursday 31 October, 2013

‘They know nothing else’ — Clare’s teenage dreamers spread winning culture
# Banner
# Banner

‘They know nothing else’ — Clare’s teenage dreamers spread winning culture

Oct 31st 2013, 7:45 AM 3,816 Views 3 Comments

Despite their tender years, Clare young guns have kept their feet on the ground since their All-Ireland win.

# banner - Tuesday 22 October, 2013

Davy Fitz set for 3 more years as Clare hurling boss
# Banner
# Banner

Davy Fitz set for 3 more years as Clare hurling boss

Oct 22nd 2013, 10:52 PM 10,136 Views 21 Comments

Colm Collins has also been ratified as manager of the county’s senior footballers.

Is the Clare hurling championship set to be deferred?
# Fixture Logjam
# Fixture Logjam

Is the Clare hurling championship set to be deferred?

Oct 22nd 2013, 3:16 PM 4,276 Views 0 Comments

A meeting tonight will decide whether to grant a request to defer the county hurling semi-final clashes for a week.

# banner - Sunday 20 October, 2013

Sixmilebridge, Clonlara and Newmarket book Clare hurling semi-final spots
# Banner
# Banner

Sixmilebridge, Clonlara and Newmarket book Clare hurling semi-final spots

Oct 20th 2013, 8:00 PM 3,279 Views 0 Comments

There were three quarter-final ties in the Banner county today.

# banner - Monday 30 September, 2013

VIDEO: Banner men go accordion mad in Croke Park dressing room
# Only In Ireland
# Only In Ireland

VIDEO: Banner men go accordion mad in Croke Park dressing room

Sep 30th 2013, 7:13 PM 8,016 Views 2 Comments

It features Brendan Bugler, Marty Morrissey and a rogue Irish dancer. You’re welcome, world.

5 Talking Points for Clare as they enjoy life as All-Ireland champions
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# Comment

5 Talking Points for Clare as they enjoy life as All-Ireland champions

Sep 30th 2013, 6:45 PM 3,210 Views 2 Comments

What are the areas of debate for the Banner after they have claimed the Liam McCarthy Cup?

The night the Clare hurlers drank MiWadi and ate biscuits in Davy’s house
# Key Meeting
# Key Meeting

The night the Clare hurlers drank MiWadi and ate biscuits in Davy’s house

Sep 30th 2013, 8:00 AM 15,594 Views 26 Comments

The Clare hurlers regrouped in June after the disappointment of their Munster semi-final defeat.

# banner - Sunday 29 September, 2013

'Today will forever be remembered' -- Listen to the last few moments of Clare FM's commentary from yesterday
# Tuned In
# Tuned In

'Today will forever be remembered' -- Listen to the last few moments of Clare FM's commentary from yesterday

Sep 29th 2013, 4:01 PM 5,062 Views 0 Comments

Syl O’Connor and his co-commentator Niall Gilligan captured the excitement at GAA HQ.

Snapshot: Here's how happy you are after an All-Ireland final win
# Joy
# Joy

Snapshot: Here's how happy you are after an All-Ireland final win

Sep 29th 2013, 12:30 PM 3,756 Views 7 Comments

The Banner were celebrating in Croke Park last night.

Here's why Davy Fitz trusted a 19 year-old to be Clare's hurling hero
# Wildcard
# Wildcard

Here's why Davy Fitz trusted a 19 year-old to be Clare's hurling hero

Sep 29th 2013, 11:05 AM 6,268 Views 1 Comment

An injury to Darach Honan paved the way for O’Donnell to start yesterday.

# banner - Saturday 28 September, 2013

In pics: Clare claim the spoils in stunning All-Ireland final replay
# Lovely Hurling
# Lovely Hurling

In pics: Clare claim the spoils in stunning All-Ireland final replay

Sep 28th 2013, 6:40 PM 3,415 Views 12 Comments

Here are the most striking images from an absolutely stunning 70 minutes in Croke Park.

As it happened: Cork v Clare, All-Ireland senior hurling final replay
# Race For Liam
# Race For Liam

As it happened: Cork v Clare, All-Ireland senior hurling final replay

Sep 28th 2013, 5:49 PM 30,281 Views 158 Comments

Which county will be celebrating in Croke Park this evening? Join us to see how it all unfolded.