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Composite rules shinty-hurling
also called Composite Rules Shinty/Hurling and has 2 more synonyms

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  1. a hybrid sport which was developed to facilitate international representative matches between shinty players and hurling players

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  2. sometimes known simply as shinty-hurling or, particularly in Ireland, compromise rules

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  3. The first games played were challenge matches between Scottish representative teams and Irish sides which took place in the 1920s

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  4. Following intermittent international games between Scotland and an all-Ireland team before the Second World War, controversy arose as the British Government put pressure upon the Camanachd Association to cease from cooperating with the Gaelic Athleti

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  5. However, universities in both countries kept the link going after the war and this led to a resumption of international fixtures between the two codes in the 1970s

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  6. Shinty-hurling is one of few team sports in the world without any dedicated clubs or leagues

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