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Clash of the Ash (Wednesday): 10 hurls that paid for their sins

When commitment and sport combine, wood is liable to shatter.

BEHOLD. ON THIS day of days, we bring you a collection of images that will send you scrambling to the worship at the altar of your local hurling legend.

What better way to celebrate the start of lent, and Clash of the Ash (Wednesday), than marvelling and hurlers giving it socks.

Clash of the Ash (Wednesday): 10 hurls that paid for their sins
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  • Deane is a Rebel without a hurl

  • Eyes on the prize lads

  • Here, give it back

  • That's just not going to cut it

  • Have some of this

  • Not giving an inch

  • The Laois boys at it again

  • Dan is the man in this clash of ash

  • But Cork get revenge later in the year

  • Does it count if the hurley goes in?

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