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# A Closer Look

Last year
Anthony Nash: The camera never lies, but does it tell the whole truth?
Watching back the Galway vs Kilkenny game from the behind the goal camera was an interesting experience.
All time
18 Irish players ready to go as 2020 AFLW season set in stone following ugly dispute
All has been resolved with fixtures in place for next year.
Even in defeat, TJ Reid gave one of his greatest ever displays yesterday
Kilkenny’s talisman almost dragged his team over the line with a sublime haul of 2-11 against Galway at Nowlan Park.
'He is as talented as there has been in the last 20 years in hurling' - The reinvention of Bubbles O'Dwyer
A closer look at how Tipperary boss Liam Sheedy has gotten the best out of mercurial forward John O’Dwyer.
Race For Sam: The 4 teams bidding for All-Ireland football glory
Galway, Monaghan, Tyrone and Dublin are left in the hunt.
Race For Liam: The 4 teams bidding for All-Ireland hurling glory
Galway, Clare, Limerick and Cork are still in the running for the big prize.
Analysis: How Galway protected the 'D', Mayo's shooting costs them and impact of super subs
A breakdown of yesterday’s action in Castlebar.
Analysis: Galway deserving All-Ireland winners as Waterford system buckles under intense heat
The Tribesmen were deserving winners of this September decider.
Analysis: Waterford's 'Brick' Wall, Galway's physical edge, style wars - All-Ireland final preview
This should be a cracking decider between two teams with contrasting styles.
Race For Sam: The 4 teams bidding for All-Ireland football glory
Mayo, Kerry, Tyrone and Dublin are left in the hunt.
Analysis: Waterford's homework done, Cork's strengths nullified, game-changing moments
Waterford showed composure and maturity to kill off the challenge of 14-man Cork.
Analysis: Galway's magnificent defensive wall, costly Tipp errors, Canning's wonder winner
Galway were deserving winners of yesterday’s All-Ireland semi-final.
Race For Liam: The 4 teams bidding for All-Ireland hurling glory
Galway, Tipperary, Cork and Waterford are all still in the running.
Analysis: Tipp vulnerable but mojo returning, Clare meltdown, 'Brick' the unsung Waterford hero
There were good and bad signs for Tipperary against Clare, while Michael ‘Brick’ Walsh was Waterford’s unsung hero in their victory over Wexford.
Analysis: Cadogan and Horgan are Cork's weapons of mass destruction against wasteful Clare
The Rebels were deserving winners of yesterday’s Munster senior hurling final, keeping it simple again and relying on a tried and trusted system.
Analysis: Wexford suffer in black period as Galway's simplicity and aerial power wins the day
Wexford, while bringing serious intensity and physicality to yesterday’s Leinster final, crumbled under pressure and Galway will take some stopping in All-Ireland race.
Analysis: Cork's diagonal ball weapon, more superb defending, 11-week break hurts Waterford
I wondered if Cork’s performance against Tipp was a one-off but they improved even more to see off Waterford.
Analysis: Wexford in bullying mode, Kilkenny attack doesn't function, Lee Chin the leader
Wexford asked the majority of the questions, and had the answers when required, against the Cats at Innovate Wexford Park.
Analysis: Clare emerge as All-Ireland contenders but Limerick must rethink strategy
Clare varied their play very well yesterday but Limerick would profit from a more consistent, direct approach.
Analysis: Men against boys as Galway devour Dublin to confirm All-Ireland hurling credentials
This was impressive stuff from Galway but Dublin were desperately poor and naive in Tullamore.
Analysis: Nash the catalyst as Cork's Rebel rising too much for a Tipp team lacking aggression
Cork’s defending and use of possession was much improved compared to last year’s meeting between the counties.
Analysis: How Galway's defensive brilliance obliterated Tipperary's league title dreams
Confirmation, if needed, yesterday that Galway are genuine All-Ireland contenders.
What are the pros and cons of the GAA's proposed new football championship format?
We look at the good and the bad.