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The difficulty in being able to break the mould of time

Conor McKeon


Counties faced with a four-week lull at the business end could struggle to recapture form

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Dublin manager Dessie Farrell. Photo: Eóin Noonan/Sportsfile

Dublin manager Dessie Farrell. Photo: Eóin Noonan/Sportsfile

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Seán Kelly of Galway lifts the cup after his side's victory in the Connacht GAA Football Senior Championship. Photo by Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

Seán Kelly of Galway lifts the cup after his side's victory in the Connacht GAA Football Senior Championship. Photo by Sam Barnes/Sportsfile

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Dublin manager Dessie Farrell. Photo: Eóin Noonan/Sportsfile

Highly ranked among the great modern GAA oddities, until very recently at least, was the grim record of Munster hurling champions in the All-Ireland series.

The advent of Limerick as hurling’s foremost modern force has tilted the scale back a bit. Their brand of dominance defies trends.


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