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imtommygunn

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Re: ANTRIM HURLING
« Reply #39585 on: July 22, 2021, 12:33:40 PM »
Is East Belfast not different as it's down county board?

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« Reply #39586 on: July 22, 2021, 01:06:05 PM »
It is great to see another club wanting to grow, but is there not a wider question needing to be asked when we are seeing more and more clubs amalgamating up through the ages groups. Clubs that would be considered to be well established clubs and cant even get 15 of their own kids out to field a team?

does this not exacerbate this specific situation even further?

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« Reply #39587 on: July 22, 2021, 02:41:19 PM »
Pearseís as well up the road. Did I hear a couple of clubs up the glens closed for COVID?

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« Reply #39588 on: July 25, 2021, 08:44:53 PM »
Great result for the camogiers yesterday. They seem to be going well again.

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« Reply #39589 on: August 21, 2021, 08:59:08 PM »
Very Quite ahead of championship

What's everyone's thoughts for Tuesdays games? & for the championship overall?

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« Reply #39590 on: August 21, 2021, 10:24:22 PM »
Dunloy should win the senior Championship. Intermediate - as per usual anyone could win it. Just look at last year. Creggan or Sarsfields for me. Cushendun a good outside bet. Glenarm for Junior.

Two stand out fixtures are Dunloy v Cushendall and Creggan v Sarsfields.
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Re: ANTRIM HURLING
« Reply #39591 on: August 22, 2021, 08:16:26 AM »
Championship predictions

Senior
Rossa vs Ballycastle - Rossa by 5
St Endas vs Loughgiel - Loughgiel by 10+
Dunloy vs Cushendall - Dunloy by 3
Randalstown vs St Johns - St Johns by 10+

Intermediate
Armoy vs Ahoghill - Ahoghill by 7
Gort Na Mona vs Carey - Carey by 6
St Galls vs Glenariffe - DRAW
Creggan vs Sarsfields - Sarsfields by 5
St Paulís vs Cloughmills - Cloughmills by 3

Junior
Lamh Dhearg vs Ballymena - Lamh Dhearg by 3
Rasharkin vs Davitts - Rasharkin by 6
Glenravel vs St Teresaís - Glenravel by 5
Loch Mor dCais vs Glenarm - Glenarm by 10+




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« Reply #39592 on: August 22, 2021, 11:07:15 AM »
Dunloy should win the senior Championship. Intermediate - as per usual anyone could win it. Just look at last year. Creggan or Sarsfields for me. Cushendun a good outside bet. Glenarm for Junior.

Two stand out fixtures are Dunloy v Cushendall and Creggan v Sarsfields.
Dunloy
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Glenarm

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« Reply #39593 on: August 22, 2021, 08:33:06 PM »
Wouldn't disagree with this

Championship predictions

Senior
Rossa vs Ballycastle - Rossa by 5
St Endas vs Loughgiel - Loughgiel by 10+
Dunloy vs Cushendall - Dunloy by 3
Randalstown vs St Johns - St Johns by 10+

Intermediate
Armoy vs Ahoghill - Ahoghill by 7
Gort Na Mona vs Carey - Carey by 6
St Galls vs Glenariffe - DRAW
Creggan vs Sarsfields - Sarsfields by 5
St Paulís vs Cloughmills - Cloughmills by 3

Junior
Lamh Dhearg vs Ballymena - Lamh Dhearg by 3
Rasharkin vs Davitts - Rasharkin by 6
Glenravel vs St Teresaís - Glenravel by 5
Loch Mor dCais vs Glenarm - Glenarm by 10+

imtommygunn

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« Reply #39594 on: August 24, 2021, 09:08:48 PM »
So far thatís a pretty good set of predictions. Impressive getting the draw right. Still some results I donít see on intermediate.

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« Reply #39595 on: August 24, 2021, 09:12:08 PM »
So far thatís a pretty good set of predictions. Impressive getting the draw right. Still some results I donít see on intermediate.

Yeah the draw is some call, by all accounts a fair result.
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« Reply #39596 on: August 25, 2021, 07:32:55 AM »
Think Creggan v Sarsfields is the only one missing: 3.19 to 0.18 in favour of Kickhams. Creggan clearly finished messing about in the league and straight into Championship mode with aplomb.

St Paul's sucker punched Cloughmills ......9 in it for Cloughmills at half time.

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« Reply #39597 on: August 25, 2021, 08:22:03 AM »
So far thatís a pretty good set of predictions. Impressive getting the draw right. Still some results I donít see on intermediate.

Yeah the draw is some call, by all accounts a fair result.

Any chance of a scoreboard ?  ;)
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« Reply #39598 on: August 25, 2021, 09:23:47 AM »
So far thatís a pretty good set of predictions. Impressive getting the draw right. Still some results I donít see on intermediate.

Yeah the draw is some call, by all accounts a fair result.

Any chance of a scoreboard ?  ;)

I'd be happy with new changing rooms first
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Re: ANTRIM HURLING
« Reply #39599 on: August 25, 2021, 01:10:23 PM »
It is great to see another club wanting to grow, but is there not a wider question needing to be asked when we are seeing more and more clubs amalgamating up through the ages groups. Clubs that would be considered to be well established clubs and cant even get 15 of their own kids out to field a team?

does this not exacerbate this specific situation even further?

The work is just not being done at underage to keep young people interested. Based on the Belfast population alone there should be far more clubs, not less.