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Eight of Laois's best sport sporting moments in 2013

Grand Slams, cricket scores and taking Australia by storm..

The qualifiers allowed the county’s footballers to fill their boots

6 – 46 over the three opening rounds of the championship qualifiers is good going by anyone’s standard… but then Donegal came along.


©INPHO/Ryan Byrne

Stephen Hunt got himself a club

And earned a contract extension too.


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Hammering Westmeath to win the Hurling League Division 2A title in April

©INPHO/James Crombie

Alison Miller helped push Ireland towards Grand Slam glory


©INPHO/Dan Sheridan

Zach Tuohy tore up the AFL

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Wooly FM

He may rub the rest of the country up the wrong way, but Wooly’s new residence on national radio means Portlaoise need never feel unrepresented again.


©INPHO/James Crombie

In the Championship, the hurlers gave Galway a real scare

The seven-point margin at full time was very flattering to the Tribesmen.

©INPHO/Donall Farmer

There was talk that Australia would’ve hammered Ireland if it wasn’t for the Laois lads


©INPHO/James Crombie

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