Cahair O'Kane

Cahair O'Kane

Cahair O'Kane writes a weekly sport column called 'Kicking Out'


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Rory Grugan: Sometimes less is more

Rory Grugan: Sometimes less is more

GAA Football
“I wish I didn’t take things as seriously as I do, which sounds strange, but it’s kind of what got me to where I am.
Monaghan dominate team of the week after beating Dubs

Monaghan dominate team of the week after beating Dubs

GAA Football
1. Rory Beggan (Monaghan) FINISHED off the league with a sixth clean sheet in seven games, conceding just one goal to Donegal, and was once more a steadying presence behind a rock solid defence.
Fermanagh to sit tight and squeeze out Longford

Fermanagh to sit tight and squeeze out Longford

GAA Football
Allianz National Football League Division Three: Longford v Fermanagh (tomorrow, 3pm, Glennon Brothers Pearse Park) IN their games against Longford and Fermanagh, newly-promoted table-toppers Armagh led for the sum total of 30 seconds.
Armagh likely to condemn Wexford to unwanted record

Armagh likely to condemn Wexford to unwanted record

GAA Football
Allianz National Football League Division Three: Wexford v Armagh (tomorrow, 1pm, Innovate Wexford Park) DID you know that the term ‘dead rubber’ comes from the card game, Rubber Bridge? And that it refers to a player getting to the winning score of 100 points before the final game of a three-game competition begins? Hence, dead rubber.