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#Noel Connors

# noel-connors - Wednesday 14 October, 2020

'He just asked me if I was going to retire and I kind of said ‘no, why would I?’
# Noel Connors
# Noel Connors

'He just asked me if I was going to retire and I kind of said ‘no, why would I?’

Updated Oct 14th 2020, 1:23 PM 31,612 Views 5 Comments

Three-time All-Star winner Noel Connors is getting set to look on as Waterford prepare for the 2020 championship.

# noel-connors - Tuesday 1 January, 2019

Noel Connors named Waterford hurling captain
# Skipper
# Skipper

Noel Connors named Waterford hurling captain

Jan 1st 2019, 12:23 PM 9,576 Views 2 Comments

Pauric Mahony and Tadhg de Burca have been appointed vice-skippers, meanwhile.

# noel-connors - Wednesday 6 September, 2017

Derek McGrath's uncertain future, words of advice from 'Brick' Walsh and the long road back to September
# Deise Decisions
# Deise Decisions

Derek McGrath's uncertain future, words of advice from 'Brick' Walsh and the long road back to September

Sep 6th 2017, 5:44 PM 9,701 Views 1 Comment

Noel Connors is still coming to terms with last Sunday’s All-Ireland final defeat.

# noel-connors - Monday 8 May, 2017

'You're living in a bubble and it's not reality. Your life is intoxicated by playing'
# Real Talks
# Real Talks

'You're living in a bubble and it's not reality. Your life is intoxicated by playing'

May 8th 2017, 5:10 PM 9,988 Views 1 Comment

Waterford’s Noel Connors is the latest guest on Alan O’Mara’s Real Talks podcast.

# noel-connors - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

'I'll have a pension before I actually get a job': Noel Connors nearing the end of his PhD studies
# Hurler And A Scholar
# Hurler And A Scholar

'I'll have a pension before I actually get a job': Noel Connors nearing the end of his PhD studies

Jan 11th 2017, 6:45 AM 11,935 Views 1 Comment

By the time he finishes his thesis, Connors will have completed eight years in college.

# noel-connors - Wednesday 10 August, 2016

'I think hurling is alive and well thank God' — Deise defender Noel Connors
# Saviours
# Saviours

'I think hurling is alive and well thank God' — Deise defender Noel Connors

Aug 10th 2016, 7:30 AM 4,739 Views 6 Comments

He expects a week of ‘rest and relaxation’ for Waterford’s tired bodies before Saturday’s reply.

# noel-connors - Friday 1 July, 2016

Worried about your eyesight failing? Turns out there's something you can do about it
# Bright Eyes
From TheJournal.ie
# Bright Eyes

Worried about your eyesight failing? Turns out there's something you can do about it

Jul 1st 2016, 6:10 AM 31,634 Views 26 Comments

New Irish-based research proves conclusively that taking certain natural supplements can sharpen already healthy eyesight.

# noel-connors - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

'If we don't change, we might struggle' - Waterford can't bank on old tricks, says Connors
# Future Proof
# Future Proof

'If we don't change, we might struggle' - Waterford can't bank on old tricks, says Connors

Jan 12th 2016, 6:20 AM 5,408 Views 1 Comment

Allstar defender Noel Connors says Derek McGrath will have a few new ideas for their 2016 campaign.

# noel-connors - Tuesday 15 September, 2015

'I know she’s got my best interests at heart but I’d love if she didn’t do it!'
# Pet Hates
# Pet Hates

'I know she’s got my best interests at heart but I’d love if she didn’t do it!'

Sep 15th 2015, 10:32 AM 13,718 Views 3 Comments

Some of the country’s leading hurlers and footballers lift the lid on what grinds their gears.

# noel-connors - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

The Marty Squad tried the hurling crossbar challenge and the main man nailed it
# Tekkers
# Tekkers

The Marty Squad tried the hurling crossbar challenge and the main man nailed it

Sep 1st 2015, 9:40 PM 17,203 Views 13 Comments

Marty has mad skills.

# noel-connors - Saturday 1 August, 2015

Good news for Waterford hurlers on the injury front before clash with Kilkenny
# Treatment Table
# Treatment Table

Good news for Waterford hurlers on the injury front before clash with Kilkenny

Aug 1st 2015, 12:05 AM 6,451 Views 1 Comment

A positive update on Noel Connors fitness levels.

# noel-connors - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Waterford star turns to cryotherapy in a bid to be fit for All-Ireland semis
# Season On Ice
# Season On Ice

Waterford star turns to cryotherapy in a bid to be fit for All-Ireland semis

Jul 28th 2015, 10:33 AM 8,069 Views 2 Comments

Noel Connors expects to be ready to face Kilkenny on 9 August.

# noel-connors - Friday 10 July, 2015

This Waterford star is bracing himself for Bubbles trouble in Munster hurling final
# Bubbles Trouble
# Bubbles Trouble

This Waterford star is bracing himself for Bubbles trouble in Munster hurling final

Jul 10th 2015, 10:25 PM 8,050 Views 1 Comment

The ace Déise corner back could be handed a man-marking job on Tipp’s John ‘Bubbles’ O’Dwyer.

# noel-connors - Friday 5 June, 2015

'We're not going to think about peaking in 5 or 6 years, because 5 or 6 years is too long a wait'
# The Time Is Now
# The Time Is Now

'We're not going to think about peaking in 5 or 6 years, because 5 or 6 years is too long a wait'

Jun 5th 2015, 7:00 AM 2,904 Views 1 Comment

Noel Connors says Waterford need to seize their opportunity now rather than banking on a bright future.

# noel-connors - Monday 4 May, 2015

'That was for Derek' - Waterford star dedicates League title to boss McGrath
# Doing It For Derek
# Doing It For Derek

'That was for Derek' - Waterford star dedicates League title to boss McGrath

May 4th 2015, 8:10 PM 6,653 Views 1 Comment

Noel Connors has heaped praise on Déise boss Derek McGrath following Sunday’s League win

# noel-connors - Thursday 16 April, 2015

Juggling life as a Waterford hurler with a PhD on club leadership within the GAA
# Hitting The Books
# Hitting The Books

Juggling life as a Waterford hurler with a PhD on club leadership within the GAA

Apr 16th 2015, 7:00 PM 7,916 Views 4 Comments

It’s GAA on and off the pitch for Noel Connors.

# noel-connors - Friday 4 July, 2014

GAA bearded wonders - The Bomber to Ricey, Shields to Connors - but who's the greatest?
# Beard Off
# Beard Off

GAA bearded wonders - The Bomber to Ricey, Shields to Connors - but who's the greatest?

Jul 4th 2014, 7:00 PM 5,985 Views 16 Comments

The classics from the past, the current trendsetters and many, many bearded Tyrone men.

# noel-connors - Friday 6 June, 2014

Was there a streaker on the Six One News last night?
# News In The Nip
From The Daily Edge
# News In The Nip

Was there a streaker on the Six One News last night?

Jun 6th 2014, 9:06 AM 7,513 Views 3 Comments

It certainly looked like it.

# noel-connors - Tuesday 27 May, 2014

'Replay gives us two weeks to bring lads back onto the team... it'll be more difficult for Derek'
# EVEN STRONGER
# EVEN STRONGER

'Replay gives us two weeks to bring lads back onto the team... it'll be more difficult for Derek'

May 27th 2014, 12:39 PM 4,000 Views 2 Comments

Waterford defender Noel Connors says that he’s happy Sunday’s game went to a replay.

# noel-connors - Tuesday 28 May, 2013

Waterford hurler Noel Connors on the loss of John Mullane and history with Davy Fitz
# Hurling
# Hurling

Waterford hurler Noel Connors on the loss of John Mullane and history with Davy Fitz

May 28th 2013, 9:00 AM 2,023 Views 0 Comments

The Déise star opens up ahead of Sunday’s Munster championship tie against Clare.

# noel-connors - Thursday 12 July, 2012

Waterford hurlers make three changes ahead of Munster final
# Ready To Go
# Ready To Go

Waterford hurlers make three changes ahead of Munster final

Jul 12th 2012, 9:30 PM 797 Views 2 Comments

Michael Ryan has given fit again Noel Connors a starting spot for Sunday’s game.

# noel-connors - Wednesday 14 March, 2012

'John Mullane will come back hungrier than ever' - Noel Connors
# Boost
# Boost

'John Mullane will come back hungrier than ever' - Noel Connors

Mar 14th 2012, 11:06 AM 279 Views 0 Comments

The Waterford back insists there was never any doubt that his team-mate would return to inter-county hurling.