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#Aussie Rules

# aussie-rules - Monday 10 October, 2016

3 Australian Rules clubs in the race to sign up Kerry's 2015 All-Ireland minor winning captain

Mark O’Connor is wanted after a recent trial in Melbourne.

# aussie-rules - Thursday 15 September, 2016

One of Kerry's brightest young talents is heading to Melbourne for trials with AFL clubs

Dingle’s Mark O’Connor will get a chance to impress in Aussie Rules.

# aussie-rules - Monday 22 August, 2016

Banana thrown at indigenous Aussie Rules star as racism continues to dog the sport

The woman has been hit with an indefinite ban by Port Adelaide, but has also been inducted to the club’s social awareness program.

# aussie-rules - Monday 4 July, 2016

Huge setback for Irish AFL player Byrne after cruciate tear confirmation

The Louth native will miss the rest of the 2016 AFL season.

# aussie-rules - Saturday 2 July, 2016

Fears that Louth's Ciaran Byrne tore cruciate in AFL game with Carlton in Melbourne today

The injury was suffered late on in the match against Collingwood at the MCG.

# aussie-rules - Tuesday 28 June, 2016

Another one bites the dust! World number one Jason Day pulls out of Olympics

Two of the top four players in the world won’t be in Rio this summer.

# aussie-rules - Saturday 14 May, 2016

Cork's Ciaran Sheehan makes long-awaited injury return after 18 months out

It’s been a long road back for the Corkman.

# aussie-rules - Thursday 12 May, 2016

After being injured for 18 months, Cork's Sheehan will make Aussie Rules comeback this weekend

The 2010 All-Ireland winner will be in action for the Northern Blues.

# aussie-rules - Wednesday 20 April, 2016

Rise in participation and viewing interest prompts early launch of women's Aussie Rules league AFL

Rise in participation and viewing interest prompts early launch of women's Aussie Rules league

The game has been played regionally since the 80s, but will have a national league from next year.

# aussie-rules - Thursday 7 April, 2016

After a year out, Louth's Ciaran Byrne will finally make his Carlton return this weekend

The 21-year-old is over his hamstring injury and starts against the Gold Coast Suns in the AFL on Saturday.

# aussie-rules - Sunday 3 April, 2016

Laois man Zach Tuohy becomes fifth GAA recruit to play 100 Australian Football League games

Tuohy achieved the feat in Melbourne this morning.

# aussie-rules - Thursday 24 March, 2016

Ireland’s Tuohy in action in 2016 AFL opener as Carlton defeated narrowly at the MCG

Carlton were defeated by the Richmond Tigers at the MCG.

# aussie-rules - Wednesday 23 March, 2016

The 11 Irish players we’ll be keeping an eye on in this year’s Aussie Rules action

The 2016 AFL season starts tomorrow.

# aussie-rules - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Louth’s Ciaran Byrne hits a stunning goal in a pre-season Aussie Rules game in Melbourne

Byrne’s wonder individual strike came while in action for the Northern Blues.

# aussie-rules - Wednesday 17 February, 2016

Former Aussie Rules player becomes the latest athlete to switch codes to the NFL

America’s game’s quest to go global continues.

# aussie-rules - Thursday 21 January, 2016

‘He’s a massive competitor which fits in really well with AFL football’

Tipperary’s Colin O’Riordan is adapting well to life at Sydney Swans.

# aussie-rules - Tuesday 12 January, 2016

Galway, Kilkenny and Westmeath players head to Florida today for AFL Academy training camp

Cillian McDaid, Darargh Joyce and Ray Connellan will be trying to impress.

34 AFL players slapped with doping bans and set to miss 2016 season

The 34 current and former Essendon players embroiled in a doping scandal have been found guilty by CAS.

# aussie-rules - Saturday 9 January, 2016

Laois man Smith hoping to help Stade Français to win over Munster

The former inter-county footballer has been in Paris since Michael Cheika’s tenure.

# aussie-rules - Monday 7 December, 2015

Mayo’s Pearce Hanley has signed another new Aussie Rules deal

New two-year extension will keep Hanley in Brisbane until 2019.

# aussie-rules - Saturday 21 November, 2015

AS IT HAPPENED: Ireland v Australia, International Rules Series

It was a one-off clash at GAA HQ this evening.

# aussie-rules - Tuesday 17 November, 2015

5 Australians to watch in Saturday’s international rules test

Plenty to choose from in what is an extremely strong squad.

# aussie-rules - Wednesday 28 October, 2015

Another Irish teenager is heading to the AFL

Derry minor captain Conor Glass has joined champions Hawthorn.

# aussie-rules - Saturday 3 October, 2015

Hawthorn win third Australian Football League title in a row

It was the hottest AFL grand final ever.

# aussie-rules - Tuesday 29 September, 2015

# aussie-rules - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

# aussie-rules - Wednesday 26 August, 2015

Another Irish teenager is set to make his AFL debut in Melbourne next Saturday

Tyrone’s Conor McKenna has got the nod from Essendon.

# aussie-rules - Sunday 16 August, 2015

Aussie Rules player sneaks in for a goal while everyone else watches a scrap Play To The Whistle This post contains videos

Aussie Rules player sneaks in for a goal while everyone else watches a scrap

Rory Lobb wasn’t waiting around.

# aussie-rules - Sunday 2 August, 2015

# aussie-rules - Tuesday 28 July, 2015

Cork’s Ciaran Sheehan won’t return to Aussie Rules action with Carlton until 2016

Sheehan has struggled with injury this year.

# aussie-rules - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Another month out injured from AFL action with Carlton for Louth’s Byrne and Cork’s Sheehan

Ciaran Byrne will miss out for another month with a hamstring injury.

# aussie-rules - Tuesday 7 July, 2015

Mayo’s Pearce Hanley could achieve an AFL milestone with the Brisbane Lions next Sunday

Hanley joined the Brisbane Lions in 2007 and has made huge progress since then.

# aussie-rules - Friday 3 July, 2015

A top Aussie Rules head coach was stabbed to death and his son’s been charged with murder AFL

# aussie-rules - Monday 15 June, 2015

High praise for Kerry Aussie Rules player from Geelong coach

Tommy Walsh may be back in Kerry but another Kerry man is making waves down under.

# aussie-rules - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Cork’s Ciaran Sheehan could miss the rest of the Aussie Rules season with Carlton

There’s been an injury setback for the 24 year-old in his Carlton career.

# aussie-rules - Tuesday 28 April, 2015

The injury woes continue for Irish players in the 2015 AFL season

Ciaran Byrne has suffered a ‘devastating’ setback with Carlton.

# aussie-rules - Saturday 25 April, 2015

# aussie-rules - Thursday 23 April, 2015

Blow for Louth’s Ciaran Byrne after promising start to AFL career

There’s better news for Zach Tuohy though.

# aussie-rules - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

‘I could just see in his eyes there was no fear’ – praise for Louth’s Ciaran Byrne after AFL debut

Carlton coach Mick Malthouse was impressed by the 20 year-old’s fearless attitude.

# aussie-rules - Friday 17 April, 2015

Louth parents fly 16,000km to see their son make his AFL debut in Melbourne tomorrow

Ciaran ‘Casey’ Byrne will line out for Carlton in the early hours of tomorrow morning against Essendon.

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