Who is the best hurler of all time?

Eddie Keher, a six-time All-Ireland medallist and the man who Shefflin surpassed as the top scorer of all-time, stated: "Henry Shefflin is the greatest hurler of all time.

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Who has the most Hurler of the Year awards?

Lynch is now just one of two hurlers to have been named as the PwC All-Stars Hurler of the Year on multiple occasions, with Henry Shefflin currently leading the way with his three awards.

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Who has the most all-stars in hurling?

Henry Shefflin of Kilkenny holds the record for most All Star Awards in the one position with 7 at centre-forward.

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Who is the best hurling team?

The all-time record-holders are Kilkenny, who have won the championship on 36 occasions. Limerick are the current champions.

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Is Joe Canning the best hurler ever?

Often considered one of the greatest players of his generation and widely regarded as one of the greatest hurlers of all time, Canning enjoyed a 14-season career with the Galway senior hurling team, won five All-Stars and was named GAA-GPA Hurler of the Year in 2017.

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How many brothers does Joe Canning have?

Canning is the brother of Séamus, Frank, Davy, Ollie, Ivan and Deirdre. Ollie played for, and captained ,the Galway senior hurlers during a stellar career on the filed of play- winning four All Stars along the way.

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Who is the best hurler in Ireland?

There's bound to be a fall-out from this.
  1. 1 Eoin Murphy (Kilkenny) Advertisement. ...
  2. 2 Ronan Maher (Tipperary) His distribution is imperious, ball-winning incredible. ...
  3. 3 JJ Delaney (Kilkenny) ...
  4. 4 Daithí Burke (Galway) ...
  5. 5 Padraig Walsh (Kilkenny) ...
  6. 6 Padraic Maher (Tipperary) ...
  7. 7 Brendan Maher (Tipperary) ...
  8. 8 Noel McGrath (Tipperary)

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Are Limerick hurling team good?

Limerick has 76 Hurling All Stars.

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Who has the most GAA Football All-Stars?

Henry Shefflin (Kilkenny — 10 All-Irelands, 11 All-Stars): Do we really have to explain? The most decorated player and the greatest of his generation if not of all time. DJ Carey (Kilkenny — 5 All-Irelands, 9 All-Stars): A hurler who lit up a game with one flick of the wrists.

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What player has the most all-stars?

Hall of Famer Kareem Abdul-Jabbar holds the record for most All-Star Game selections and most All-Star Games played. He was selected 19 times and played in 18 All-Star games.

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Who is the best Camogie player in Ireland?

Eileen Duffy-O'Mahony (Dublin)

Representing Dublin from '49 to '57 she won 8 All Ireland medals in that golden era of Dublin Camogie.

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Who has won Hurler of the Year twice?

Limerick star Cian Lynch was named Hurler of the Year for the second time, becoming only the second player after Henry Shefflin (three times) to win the award more than once.

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Who is Favourite to win the All Ireland hurling?

What are the odds on All Ireland Hurling To Reach the Final? Kilkenny is currently the favourite at odd of 3.5*. Followed by Clare, Wexford, Waterford.

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Which country is the most successful at Gaelic football?

1. Kerry – 117 Championship titles

They have amassed a record number 36 All-Ireland football championships, the last coming in 2014 when they defeated Donegal, coupled with an eye-catching 81 Munster title; the most provincial titles won by any county on the land.

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What country is the best at GAA?

Gaelic football power rankings: The top 10 counties in the country right now ranked
  1. Dublin. No question at all about this.
  2. 2. Kerry. Kerry are the second-best side in Ireland. ...
  3. Mayo. ...
  4. Donegal. ...
  5. Tyrone. ...
  6. Galway. ...
  7. Monaghan. ...
  8. Roscommon. ...

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Who is the best Limerick hurler?

Tom Morrissey (Limerick – Ahane) – 2nd award after 2020.
  • Tony Kelly (Clare – Ballyea) – 3rd award after 2013 & 2020.
  • Seamus Flanagan (Limerick – Feohanagh/Castlemahon) – 1st award.
  • Peter Casey (Limerick – Na Piarsaigh) – 1st award.

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Are Ollie and Joe Canning related?

Ollie is an elder brother of current Galway hurler Joe Canning.

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