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World of Sport

04th Feb 2015

These poems based on Joe Brolly, Cian Healy and Joey Barton’s tweets are truly masterful

Move over Kavanagh, Yeats and Wordsworth

Patrick McCarry

You’ll struggle to read a better poem today than Colm Cooper’s sweeping, epic County Board

Poetweet is the latest social media extravaganza to keep us entertained at SportsJOE and what a 20-minute thrill-ride it was. All you need to do is type in your Twitter handle and select one of three poem options.

The website analyses your tweets and does the rest. We typed in the handles of some of your favourite sport-stars and pundits. The results are magnificent.

Joe Brolly

Poetweet Joe Brolly

Cian Healy

Poetweet Cian Healy

Joey Barton

Poetweet Joey Barton

Colm Cooper

Poetweet Colm Cooper

Conor Murray

Conor Murray signs autographs for Ireland supporters 31/10/2014

Poetweet Conor Murray

Cillian Sheridan

Poetweet Cillian Sheridan

Paddy Barnes

Poetweet Paddy Barnes

Stephen Hunt

Poetweet Stephen Hunt

Gary Lineker

Poetweet Gary Lineker