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Tyrone’s All-Ireland semi-final postponed until Aug 21

TYRONE’S All-Ireland Championship semi-final against Kerry has been pushed back a week as a result of Covid related complications within the camp.

The game was due to go ahead this Sunday, but the Tyrone County Board successfully sought a postponement after a number of players either tested positive or were forced to self-isolate in recent days.

It’s now been pushed back by six days until the following Saturday, and the head honchos at Croke Park have also decided to reschedule the All-Ireland senior football final to September 4th so the victors will have at least a fortnight to prepare.

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It is understood that Tyrone’s county officials have been working closely with the Public Health Authority since the outbreak, and the entire team and management were tested on Saturday morning.

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