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#O'Byrne Cup

# obyrne-cup - Saturday 18 January, 2020

Quinn goal decisive as Longford beat Offaly to win O'Byrne Cup
# O'byrne Supremacy
# O'byrne Supremacy

Quinn goal decisive as Longford beat Offaly to win O'Byrne Cup

Jan 18th 2020, 5:23 PM 5,797 Views 3 Comments

Padraic Davis’ side were four points winners in Tullamore.

# obyrne-cup - Monday 13 January, 2020

Avoiding injuries imperative for the county worst affected by player drop-outs
# In Flux
# In Flux

Avoiding injuries imperative for the county worst affected by player drop-outs

Jan 13th 2020, 4:14 PM 6,777 Views 1 Comment

Longford have lost eight players from their 2019 panel.

# obyrne-cup - Saturday 11 January, 2020

0-8 for Allen as Offaly defeat Westmeath to book place in O'Byrne Cup final
# Keeping The Faith
# Keeping The Faith

0-8 for Allen as Offaly defeat Westmeath to book place in O'Byrne Cup final

Jan 11th 2020, 5:29 PM 7,944 Views 1 Comment

A five-point success for the home side in Tullamore today.

Con O'Callaghan's brother bags two goals but Dessie Farrell era begins in Longford defeat
# Losing Start
# Losing Start

Con O'Callaghan's brother bags two goals but Dessie Farrell era begins in Longford defeat

Jan 11th 2020, 3:45 PM 21,391 Views 20 Comments

Niall O’Callaghan’s brace couldn’t prevent Dublin from falling to Longford in the O’Byrne Cup semi-final.

# obyrne-cup - Friday 10 January, 2020

Dessie Farrell names experimental first Dublin team for O'Byrne Cup semi
# All Change
# All Change

Dessie Farrell names experimental first Dublin team for O'Byrne Cup semi

Jan 10th 2020, 10:08 PM 13,477 Views 41 Comments

There is a familial if not familiar feel to the Dublin team who will face Longford on Saturday.

# obyrne-cup - Monday 6 January, 2020

Farrell Dublin era to start in Longford and Cork-Limerick double-header in Gaelic Grounds
# Saturday Showdowns
# Saturday Showdowns

Farrell Dublin era to start in Longford and Cork-Limerick double-header in Gaelic Grounds

Jan 6th 2020, 6:14 PM 6,780 Views 2 Comments

The GAA pre-season fixtures for next weekend have been confirmed.

# obyrne-cup - Saturday 4 January, 2020

Late goal seals victory for O'Connor's Kildare as Meath hit 4-16 against Laois
# Wrap
# Wrap

Late goal seals victory for O'Connor's Kildare as Meath hit 4-16 against Laois

Jan 4th 2020, 5:26 PM 10,904 Views 4 Comments

There were five O’Byrne cup games down for decision today.

# obyrne-cup - Sunday 15 December, 2019

Dublin and Laois claim Walsh Cup victories as Longford win O'Byrne Cup clash
# Leinster
# Leinster

Dublin and Laois claim Walsh Cup victories as Longford win O'Byrne Cup clash

Dec 15th 2019, 6:07 PM 8,277 Views 1 Comment

Mattie Kenny’s side triumphed in Mullingar this afternoon.

# obyrne-cup - Saturday 14 December, 2019

Seven-point win for O'Connor's Kildare while Wexford taste defeat again with Galvin
# Laois
# Laois

Seven-point win for O'Connor's Kildare while Wexford taste defeat again with Galvin

Dec 14th 2019, 5:50 PM 10,853 Views 6 Comments

The O’Byrne Cup action continued today.

# obyrne-cup - Sunday 8 December, 2019

Louth see off Meath in O'Byrne Cup and new Westmeath boss makes winning start

Louth see off Meath in O'Byrne Cup and new Westmeath boss makes winning start

Dec 8th 2019, 5:44 PM 5,889 Views 0 Comments

There was early season action in Leinster today.

# obyrne-cup - Saturday 7 December, 2019

Longford edge out O'Connor's Kildare as Wexford suffer defeat under Galvin
# Round-Up
# Round-Up

Longford edge out O'Connor's Kildare as Wexford suffer defeat under Galvin

Dec 7th 2019, 8:42 PM 13,368 Views 11 Comments

There were four O’Byrne Cup games down for decision today.

# obyrne-cup - Thursday 5 December, 2019

Flynn returns as Jack O'Connor unveils side for first game with Kildare
# Lethal Lilywhite
# Lethal Lilywhite

Flynn returns as Jack O'Connor unveils side for first game with Kildare

Dec 5th 2019, 9:01 PM 9,396 Views 9 Comments

The talented attack is back for Kildare.

# obyrne-cup - Monday 21 January, 2019

Westmeath boss Cooney undaunted by rise in expectations 'as long as we're making progress'
# Good Start
# Good Start

Westmeath boss Cooney undaunted by rise in expectations 'as long as we're making progress'

Jan 21st 2019, 10:03 AM 2,982 Views 1 Comment

Jack Cooney led his charges past Dubln in the O’Byrne Cup final on Friday night.

# obyrne-cup - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Here's the fixtures for the Leinster and Munster pre-season knockout games next weekend
# January Blues
# January Blues

Here's the fixtures for the Leinster and Munster pre-season knockout games next weekend

Jan 6th 2019, 6:01 PM 10,059 Views 0 Comments

McGrath Cup, Munster hurling league, O’Byrne Cup and Walsh Cup action will take centre stage.

# obyrne-cup - Saturday 5 January, 2019

Meath set-up O'Byrne Cup semi-final showdown with Dublin
# Wrap
# Wrap

Meath set-up O'Byrne Cup semi-final showdown with Dublin

Jan 5th 2019, 4:13 PM 7,763 Views 0 Comments

We run through all today’s results in the pre-season competition.

# obyrne-cup - Saturday 29 December, 2018

Fagan rescues Westmeath against Offaly while 14-man Louth see off Wicklow
# Results
# Results

Fagan rescues Westmeath against Offaly while 14-man Louth see off Wicklow

Dec 29th 2018, 5:17 PM 8,463 Views 0 Comments

The Wee County defied the first-half dismissal of Andy McDonnell to overcome the home side in Bray.

# obyrne-cup - Thursday 20 December, 2018

Maughan's Offaly reign begins in defeat as Kildare romp to 12-point win
# Lilywhites
# Lilywhites

Maughan's Offaly reign begins in defeat as Kildare romp to 12-point win

Dec 20th 2018, 10:37 PM 8,020 Views 0 Comments

U20 Footballer of the Year Jimmy Hyland scored 0-6 for the victors.

# obyrne-cup - Saturday 15 December, 2018

Flynn and Hyland inspire Kildare to O'Byrne Cup victory over Carlow
# Stormy Weather
# Stormy Weather

Flynn and Hyland inspire Kildare to O'Byrne Cup victory over Carlow

Dec 15th 2018, 7:54 PM 6,853 Views 4 Comments

The pair chipped in with nine of Kildare’s 16 points this afternoon.

Weather hits O'Byrne Cup schedule as three fixtures postponed
# Storm Deirdre
# Storm Deirdre

Weather hits O'Byrne Cup schedule as three fixtures postponed

Dec 15th 2018, 1:07 PM 5,404 Views 2 Comments

A couple of games are still to go ahead however.

# obyrne-cup - Sunday 9 December, 2018

Eddie Brennan gets off to winning start in charge of Laois while Westmeath footballers also prevail
# Wrap
# Wrap

Eddie Brennan gets off to winning start in charge of Laois while Westmeath footballers also prevail

Dec 9th 2018, 5:00 PM 9,206 Views 1 Comment

Westmeath footballers defeated Carlow while the Laois hurlers overcame Offaly.

# obyrne-cup - Saturday 8 December, 2018

Positive start for Gaelic football's new rules in Meath's 14-point win over Laois
# So Far So Good
# So Far So Good

Positive start for Gaelic football's new rules in Meath's 14-point win over Laois

Dec 8th 2018, 7:40 PM 12,739 Views 10 Comments

The Royals were easy winners over Laois in round 1 of the O’Byrne Cup tonight.

# obyrne-cup - Friday 23 November, 2018

Louth's venue for potential Leinster quarter-final against Dublin confirmed
# Neutral
# Neutral

Louth's venue for potential Leinster quarter-final against Dublin confirmed

Nov 23rd 2018, 7:30 AM 6,980 Views 4 Comments

Wexford get home advantage if they progress, but Louth would have to face the Dubs in Portlaoise.

# obyrne-cup - Monday 12 February, 2018

Re-fixtures for next Sunday after weather causes havoc and O'Byrne Cup final moved to March
# Snow Joke
# Snow Joke

Re-fixtures for next Sunday after weather causes havoc and O'Byrne Cup final moved to March

Feb 12th 2018, 4:34 PM 4,892 Views 0 Comments

Monaghan and Kerry will be heading back to Inniskeen next Sunday.

# obyrne-cup - Sunday 21 January, 2018

Heavy rain sees 4 All-Ireland club semi-finals and O'Byrne Cup final postponed
# Called Off
# Called Off

Heavy rain sees 4 All-Ireland club semi-finals and O'Byrne Cup final postponed

Jan 21st 2018, 10:06 AM 10,867 Views 1 Comment

Some camogie league fixtures have also been victims of the weather.

# obyrne-cup - Friday 19 January, 2018

Every eventuality covered for Sunday's O'Byrne Cup final
# Contingency Plans
# Contingency Plans

Every eventuality covered for Sunday's O'Byrne Cup final

Jan 19th 2018, 3:27 PM 3,885 Views 0 Comments

The clash between Meath and Westmeath could be postoned until next month if pitches are deemed unplayable this weekend.

# obyrne-cup - Thursday 11 January, 2018

'They start getting attention from the opposite sex and start getting bought pints in pubs'
# Rising Star
# Rising Star

'They start getting attention from the opposite sex and start getting bought pints in pubs'

Jan 11th 2018, 5:00 PM 54,415 Views 29 Comments

Offaly boss Stephen Wallace is keen to protect promising 18-year-old Cian Johnson.

# obyrne-cup - Sunday 7 January, 2018

Here's the draw for the O'Byrne Cup semis after Dublin's early exit
# Pre-Season
# Pre-Season

Here's the draw for the O'Byrne Cup semis after Dublin's early exit

Jan 7th 2018, 4:05 PM 24,164 Views 17 Comments

Holders knocked out following one-point defeat to Wexford.

# obyrne-cup - Friday 5 January, 2018

'The guys that are there are trying to put themselves in the shop window for Jim Gavin'
# Dub Subs
# Dub Subs

'The guys that are there are trying to put themselves in the shop window for Jim Gavin'

Jan 5th 2018, 4:33 PM 4,546 Views 2 Comments

Paul Clarke and the experimental Dublin footballers need to beat Wexford by 17 points on Sunday to avoid an early O’Byrne Cup exit.

# obyrne-cup - Thursday 4 January, 2018

Here are the semi-final draws for the 2018 O'Byrne and Walsh Cup competitions

Here are the semi-final draws for the 2018 O'Byrne and Walsh Cup competitions

Jan 4th 2018, 6:26 PM 9,367 Views 3 Comments

Last round of fixtures in the Leinster pre-season fare this weekend.

# obyrne-cup - Wednesday 3 January, 2018

Pete McGrath's Louth defeat Kildare by 8 points, while late rally sees Meath past Carlow
# Wrap
# Wrap

Pete McGrath's Louth defeat Kildare by 8 points, while late rally sees Meath past Carlow

Jan 3rd 2018, 10:58 PM 7,152 Views 2 Comments

Tadhg McEnaney scored two goals for the Wee County.

Offaly miss late chances to win as Colm Basquel fires 1-6 for Dublin in draw
# Entertaining Game
# Entertaining Game

Offaly miss late chances to win as Colm Basquel fires 1-6 for Dublin in draw

Jan 3rd 2018, 9:46 PM 16,104 Views 5 Comments

18-year-old Cian Johnson dispatched six points from play in a fine showing for Offaly.

Will the next Niall Scully please stand up?
# Prospects
# Prospects

Will the next Niall Scully please stand up?

Jan 3rd 2018, 7:00 AM 8,695 Views 11 Comments

A number of talented fringe Dublin players will be hoping to impress Jim Gavin in the O’Byrne Cup tonight.

# obyrne-cup - Tuesday 2 January, 2018

5 of last year's All-Ireland U21 winners in Dublin squad for O'Byrne Cup opener against Offaly
# Emerging Dubs
# Emerging Dubs

5 of last year's All-Ireland U21 winners in Dublin squad for O'Byrne Cup opener against Offaly

Jan 2nd 2018, 8:43 PM 9,378 Views 0 Comments

Paul Clarke manages the team in action tomorrow night in Parnell Park.

# obyrne-cup - Sunday 19 November, 2017

Opinion: It's time to scrap the irrelevant pre-season GAA competitions
# Time For Action
# Time For Action

Opinion: It's time to scrap the irrelevant pre-season GAA competitions

Nov 19th 2017, 6:30 AM 5,537 Views 4 Comments

The upcoming pre-season leagues are due to start at the end of December and beginning of January.

# obyrne-cup - Sunday 22 January, 2017

Dublin overcome Kildare to progress to O'Byrne Cup final
# O'Byrne Cup
# O'Byrne Cup

Dublin overcome Kildare to progress to O'Byrne Cup final

Jan 22nd 2017, 4:38 PM 10,943 Views 7 Comments

The All-Ireland champions rallied with five late points to seal the victory.

# obyrne-cup - Saturday 14 January, 2017

Joe Sheridan makes his debut in goal as Meath book O'Byrne Cup semi-final place
# Drama
# Drama

Joe Sheridan makes his debut in goal as Meath book O'Byrne Cup semi-final place

Jan 14th 2017, 9:12 PM 13,142 Views 11 Comments

A controversial late penalty did the job for the Royals.

# obyrne-cup - Tuesday 10 January, 2017

We'll Leave It There So: More GAA retirements, a 48-team World Cup and respite for Connacht
# Tuesday
# Tuesday

We'll Leave It There So: More GAA retirements, a 48-team World Cup and respite for Connacht

Jan 10th 2017, 8:08 PM 5,592 Views 0 Comments

Plus, the fixture details on tomorrow’s GAA action.

# obyrne-cup - Sunday 8 January, 2017

10 pictures that perfectly capture the opening weekend of the 2017 GAA season
# Life Thru A Lens
# Life Thru A Lens

10 pictures that perfectly capture the opening weekend of the 2017 GAA season

Jan 8th 2017, 9:30 PM 27,267 Views 18 Comments

After a few months away, it’s so good to have it back!

# obyrne-cup - Tuesday 20 December, 2016

Dublin to start with 2017 Parnell double-header and Kilkenny set for Thursday night hurling
# New Year Blues
# New Year Blues

Dublin to start with 2017 Parnell double-header and Kilkenny set for Thursday night hurling

Dec 20th 2016, 12:51 PM 7,075 Views 8 Comments

The opening fixtures for the O’Byrne Cup and Walsh Cup have been announced.

# obyrne-cup - Tuesday 13 December, 2016

'It's hard enough to deal with six, never mind seven Dublin forwards'
# Lake View
# Lake View

'It's hard enough to deal with six, never mind seven Dublin forwards'

Dec 13th 2016, 6:15 AM 7,982 Views 0 Comments

Kieran Martin is confident Westmeath will be better for their experiences against both All-Ireland finalists this year.

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