# shane o'donnell

Last year
# Terrible Twins
'To get the two of them back has been a big bonus' - Return of star duo key to Banner charge
Peter Duggan and Shane O’Donnell have been major additions to the Clare attack since returning this year.
# Concussion
Shane O'Donnell: 'I had accepted I wasn't ever going to hurl again. I was at peace with it'
The Clare star has enjoyed a fine run of form in a new role this season after enduring an extremely difficult 2021.
All time
# Banner Blow
Clare blow as Shane O'Donnell set to miss Sunday's Championship opener vs Waterford
Clare FM report that O’Donnell suffered a concussion ahead of Clare’s league game against Kilkenny.
# harvard to clare
'He has lit up the place since he came home' - impact of O'Donnell's return on the Banner
Patrick O’Connor, David Fitzgerald and Donal Moloney on the Eire Og star.
# Comeback
Boston-based O'Donnell will be in action for Clare this weekend
The 24-year-old is set to play at Fenway Park as the Banner look to retain their title.
# Shipping up to boston
Bound for Harvard in September but set to return to play for Clare hurlers in 2019 season
Shane O’Donnell has been awarded a scholarship for the Boston university.
# other plans
Clare's Shane O'Donnell set to miss 2019 season due to Harvard studies
It was announced that he has been awarded a prestigious year-long Fulbright Scholarship.
# Sidelined
Blow to Clare's Division 1 defence as O'Donnell set to miss rest of league
Knee injury rules out 2013 hero for at least six weeks.
# high flying Banner
'It's been a while' - O'Donnell hungry to help Clare back to Croke Park after injury layoff
The 22-year-old wants to get the chance to replicate his 2013 All-Ireland final exploits.
# marginal gains
'Being small isn't an option but I wouldn’t be a major fan of the gym - I’d prefer to be out hurling'
Clare’s 2013 All-Ireland hero on the aspect of the game he doesn’t enjoy so much.
# Banner Roar
Donal Óg sees Clare get off to winning start as O'Donnell hits goal against Cork
The Cork All-Ireland winning goalkeeper was up against his native county today.
# a new breed
Just 2 senior hurling panellists on Clare U21 team for Munster semi-final
Four survivors from last year’s All-Ireland winning team named in the Banner County line-up.
# Star Spangled Banner
Clare run riot against Offaly for first championship win in 21 months
Tony Kelly fired over 0-6 from play, while Conor McGrath finished with 1-4.
# Multi-talented
10 of the most academic sports personalities
With the Leaving Cert starting tomorrow, we take a look at some of the brainiest athletes around.
# Making A Splash
Have you seen Limerick hurling's brightest new star walking on water?
Cian Lynch features in this brilliant promotional video.
# the banner roar
6 reasons why Clare hurlers can turn their season around
The Banner boys can bounce back from Sunday’s defeat to Limerick.
# Best in class
Do you agree with The42's hurling team of the weekend?
Have your say.
# Banner Boy
Shane O'Donnell on living with Limerick lads, the crazy hype of 2013 and playing Dota
The Clare hurler is gearing up for their showdown with Limerick.
# Picture perfect
It's Sunday so here's 7 of our favourite pictures from the past 7 days
‘Look at his face. Just look at his face.’
# All-Stars
Meet the cast of 'All Stars' - our very own inter-country hurling version of 'Dream Team'
Our scripted hurling drama has a county board WAG, a young stud forward and a sneaky GAA administrator.
# hammer
How did Strictly Come Dancing contribute to Shane O'Donnell's 2014 injury problems?
It’s been a frustrating year for Clare’s 2013 hero.
# Final Countdown
Open thread: who will be the unsung hero in this year’s All-Ireland hurling final?
We know the star names — but can one of Kilkenny or Tipp’s lesser lights steal the show on Sunday?
Shane O'Donnell to miss Clare's All-Ireland U21 last-four clash with broken hand
The Éire Óg man is facing a month out of action.
# Star Return
Shane O'Donnell back in starting side as Clare make two changes for Munster U21 final
Throw-in is 7.15pm tomorrow night in Cusack Park.
# semple rumble
Towering Peter Duggan comes in for Clare hat-trick hero Shane O'Donnell
The Banner’s U21 star is one of three changes to Davy Fitzgerald’s team.
# Treatment Table
Shane O'Donnell 'pretty cheesed off' at missing out on Clare's Munster U21 hurling opener
Clare take on Limerick tonight at the Gaelic Grounds.
# Interview
Jamesie O'Connor: This Clare team can surpass 90s counterparts
The Sky Sports analyst believes Davy Fitzgerald’s side may find it difficult to recapture last year’s form.
# 5 Stars
Clare go goal crazy as they put five past Waterford in Ennis
The Banner were ahead by 23 points at half-time against Waterford.
# winning ways
Shane O'Donnell scores goal as UCC reach Fitzgibbon quarter-final while WIT also qualify
The Clare senior lined out in the Mardyke this afternoon.
# Rising Star
So this is how letters are addressed to Shane O'Donnell these days
Here’s proof of how famous the Banner hurler has become.
# Review's A to Z of the sporting year
Featuring MONKeano, Simon Zebo, Annalise Murphy, Shane O’Donnell and more…
# investigative journalism
8 sporting text messages you didn't see this year
What Martin O’Neill really said to Roy Keane. How Declan Kidney broke the news to Ronan O’Gara that he was dropped.
# What It's All About
18 of the most heartwarming moments in the GAA in 2013
Shane O’Donnell’s brother, Joe Brolly’s ‘Opt For Life’ campaign and Paul Flynn’s great gesture after the All-Ireland final.
# Sport in 2013
2013 - the sporting year in numbers
29 seconds that will haunt us for all of eternity… and the rest of the numbers that mattered in 2013.
# Looking Back
15 of Clare’s best sporting moments in 2013
It was a memorable year for the Banner County for a number of reasons.
# Tasty
Shane O'Donnell is steering clear of this starter at Clare's champions dinner
The All-Ireland hat-trick hero is saving room for ‘Prime David McInerney’.
# string theory
Easy now Peter! It's the sporting tweets of the week
Dan Carter plays the match-maker while Brendan McVeigh asks Paul Galvin for fake-tan tips.
# Teen Idol
'It's all been very weird': Shane O'Donnell on using his mam as his agent and keeping his feet on the ground
Clare sensation named Hurler of the Month.
# Awards
Banner dominate U21 Hurling Team of the Year but no place for Shane O'Donnell
While the star of the senior final replay misses out, Clare have eight selections.
# Banner Hero
Shane O'Donnell eligible for Cork club game but he's going to sit it out
The All-Ireland final hero can play for UCC next Sunday but won’t be involved.