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#John Gardiner

# john-gardiner - Saturday 16 January, 2021

'It's very sad, just so grateful to have those memories and appreciate everything he did for us'
# Eamonn Ryan
# Eamonn Ryan

'It's very sad, just so grateful to have those memories and appreciate everything he did for us'

Jan 16th 2021, 10:00 AM 18,040 Views 2 Comments

The late Eamonn Ryan leaves behind a great legacy with the impact he made on players he coached.

# john-gardiner - Sunday 19 August, 2018

John Gardiner: 'It's hard to beat young, fresh kids who've got nothing to fear'
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John Gardiner: 'It's hard to beat young, fresh kids who've got nothing to fear'

Aug 19th 2018, 7:48 PM 11,266 Views 4 Comments

The42 columnist John Gardiner looks back at Limerick’s thrilling one-point All-Ireland final win over Galway.

# john-gardiner - Sunday 29 July, 2018

John Gardiner: 'These Limerick lads are a different breed. They're battle-hardened and never give up'
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John Gardiner: 'These Limerick lads are a different breed. They're battle-hardened and never give up'

Jul 29th 2018, 7:50 PM 32,955 Views 30 Comments

The42′s columnist John Gardiner looks back at Limerick’s thrilling extra-time win over Cork at Croke Park.

# john-gardiner - Monday 4 September, 2017

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

Sep 4th 2017, 7:30 PM 7,626 Views 3 Comments

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

Aug 10th 2017, 8:10 PM 18,056 Views 75 Comments

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
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# Rebel Yell

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

Jul 9th 2017, 8:31 PM 21,467 Views 35 Comments

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
# Column
# Column

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

Jun 18th 2017, 8:18 PM 28,034 Views 14 Comments

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
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# Analysis

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

May 22nd 2016, 9:02 PM 27,828 Views 26 Comments

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

Apr 7th 2016, 8:00 AM 19,633 Views 12 Comments

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
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John Gardiner: Relentless Kilkenny march on but Waterford can still be proud after 2015

Aug 10th 2015, 9:15 AM 17,227 Views 22 Comments

The42.ie’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
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John Gardiner: Waterford maturity, Cork disaster, and Galway's supporting cast shine

Jul 27th 2015, 9:00 AM 24,495 Views 19 Comments

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
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# Column

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

Jul 13th 2015, 1:45 PM 18,366 Views 8 Comments

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'
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# Opinion

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

Jun 8th 2015, 8:20 AM 25,274 Views 17 Comments

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’
# Opinion
# Opinion

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

May 25th 2015, 6:45 AM 8,232 Views 3 Comments

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'
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John Gardiner: 'Ger was players' choice for Cork boss after '06, now he's ideal fit for Dublin'

Oct 9th 2014, 9:30 PM 11,316 Views 3 Comments

TheScore.ie’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
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John Gardiner: How Kilkenny's defensive tweak trumped Tipp - and why the GAA needs pro refs

Sep 29th 2014, 5:46 PM 15,353 Views 15 Comments

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

Sep 27th 2014, 8:00 AM 7,011 Views 10 Comments

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
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# Column

John Gardiner: The best final of a generation - but Tipp would rather replay on Saturday

Sep 8th 2014, 5:57 PM 20,795 Views 34 Comments

TheScore.ie’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
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John Gardiner column: Hurling careers are short and the prize on Sunday is massive

Aug 9th 2014, 8:00 AM 10,808 Views 7 Comments

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

Jul 14th 2014, 5:00 PM 13,437 Views 12 Comments

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
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John Gardiner: Limerick’s siege mentality, pressure on Tipp and Laois close to shock

Jun 2nd 2014, 5:00 PM 13,338 Views 12 Comments

TheScore.ie’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'
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# Watching On

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

Sep 3rd 2013, 12:10 PM 11,426 Views 31 Comments

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
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# Snub

John Gardiner dropped from Cork panel

Nov 6th 2012, 12:29 PM 2,269 Views 0 Comments

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

Aug 15th 2012, 3:45 PM 1,057 Views 0 Comments

‘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
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# GAA

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

Jul 30th 2012, 1:05 PM 1,012 Views 0 Comments

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