Tuesday 10 December 2019

Richie Hogan: The speed of Gaelic football compared to Aussie Rules really exposed

22 November 2014; Ireland's Sean Cavanagh and Niall Morgan, left, after the game. Virgin Australia International Rules Series, Australia v Ireland. Paterson's Stadium, Perth, Australia. Picture credit: Ray McManus / SPORTSFILE
22 November 2014; Ireland's Sean Cavanagh and Niall Morgan, left, after the game. Virgin Australia International Rules Series, Australia v Ireland. Paterson's Stadium, Perth, Australia. Picture credit: Ray McManus / SPORTSFILE

The Australians went into this year's International Rules game with Ireland more prepared than they had been in years and it showed as they won by 10 points in Perth.

The Aussies stormed out of the blocks to race into an early lead, one Ireland could never recover from. Kilkenny hurler Richie Hogan claimed that the speed of the Aussie game is much quicker than the Irish game. Here is the rest of the Twitter reaction.

 

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