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Watch The FULL Hurling Profile From The US Show '60 Minutes'

So here's what the Americans make of our beloved sport...

60 Minutes is one of the biggest documentary-style shows in the USA and they recently had an in-depth feature on our own very special sport... hurling.

While we take the speed, skill and passion for granted, most Americans were amazed by the sport, especially when hearing it's played by amateur athletes.

This sort of coverage, along with viewers around the world seeing it on SKY Sports, will only help to broaden the appeal of the game us Irish already love.

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