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Dublin: 11 °C Sunday 22 October, 2017

Wednesday 11 October, 2017

2011 All-Ireland football winning boss Pat Gilroy named new Dublin hurling manager

Gilroy will turn his attention to the small ball on a three-year term.

Sunday 8 October, 2017

Andrew Cole's new gym buddy and questionable Ronnie O'Sullivan art work - it's Tweets of the Week

Here’s the best of what the world of sport had to offer on Twitter over the past seven days.

Thursday 5 October, 2017

Gooch v Ó Beaglaoich, TJ Reid v Lester Ryan - The big club games to look out for this weekend

The Kerry football semi-finals and Tipperary hurling final will be televised.

Wednesday 4 October, 2017

Liam Kearns predicts 'chaos' if April is chosen as club exclusive month in the GAA calendar

“The month before your championship match is a crucial month.”

Poll: Gilroy or Kenny - Who should be appointed Dublin hurling manager tonight? Have Your Say This post contains a poll

Poll: Gilroy or Kenny - Who should be appointed Dublin hurling manager tonight?

There are just two names left in the running for the job.

Tuesday 3 October, 2017

'Tupac was one of my biggest teachers growing up': MDMA on his love for hip-hop

Michael Darragh Macauley gave a very revealing interview at Culture Night recently.

Rory Gallagher's approach to join him in Fermanagh 'was a shock' for Ryan McMenamin

The ex-Tyrone defender is part of Gallagher’s backroom team in Fermanagh.

Clare football boss agrees to remain in charge for a 5th season

Colm Collins doubles up as manager of the Banner and Cratloe.

Monday 2 October, 2017

'Was the sledging actively promoted within the Tyrone dressing room? Only they can answer that'

Colm Cooper on the “anti-football stuff” that went on when Tyrone and Kerry clashed in the last decade.

Kieran Donaghy's Kerry future to be 'decided over the next few weeks'

Donaghy has returned to basketball action with Super League side Tralee Warriors for the winter.

'Better to change than to die. I think that's very important for hurling'

Club Players Association fixtures coordinator Liam Griffin was speaking in the aftermath of the hurling restructures at Special Congress.

Will there be a further push to force goalkeepers kick the ball out past the 45-metre line?

It’s been speculated that last Saturday’s change to the kick-out rule is only the start.

Sunday 1 October, 2017

Plenty of big guns involved as Mayo football quarter-final draw is made

Aidan O’Shea, Kevin McLoughlin and Cillian O’Connor all saw their sides advance.

Kilcormac/Killoughey secured the 4th Offaly hurling title in their history today

Plus, we run through hurling finals results from Westmeath, Kildare, Longford and Wicklow.

John 'Bubbles' O'Dwyer and Michael Quinlivan to meet in Tipperary football final

It’s Killenaule versus Clonmel Commercials in the Tipperary SFC decider.

Kilcoo land sixth Down title in a row, while St Brigid's book another Roscommon final

The Kiltoom club will meet Roscommon Gaels in the Roscommon SFC final.

Saturday 30 September, 2017

Jamie Barron absence hurts UCC as Sarsfields dump them out in Cork quarter-final replay

Meanwhile, Imokilly defeated Erins Own in the other replay.

Dean Rock and Paddy Small hit 1-15 between them as Ballymun cruise past St Brigid's

Footballer of the Year nominee James McCarthy was in fine form at midfield for the winners.

0-5 for Cork forward Niall Coakley as St Jude's book second successive Dublin semi-final

Kevin McManamon’s side breezed into the last four of the Dublin SFC.

Thursday 28 September, 2017

Longford confirm Denis Connerton has been ratified for a third campaign

The Rathcline man will remain in charge of the county’s senior footballers for the 2018 season.

'Clubs are rightfully up in arms. It's crazy. This new fixture schedule will make it worse'

Waterford county board chairman Paddy Joe Ryan is opposing proposals to restructure the All-Ireland SHC.

Dinner at Ciaran Sheehan's house, the drug scandal that gave him his start and the lure of Tyrone

Tyrone man Conor McKenna is enjoying life in Melbourne.

Dublin selected to host Uefa Euro 2020 draw which will be seen by 140 million people worldwide

It will take place at the Convention Centre on 2 December 2018.

Wednesday 27 September, 2017

Explainer: What are the key hurling motions up for debate at Saturday's Special Congress?

Here’s what you need to know, broken down in simple terms.

Hurler of the Year nominee talks chasing county titles in Cork and Waterford

Jamie Barron has a busy few weeks ahead of him.

More 'exclusive club weekends' to come into GAA calendar in time for 2018 season

The GAA have given ‘verbal assurance’ they’ll produce National Master Fixtures Plan by the end of October.

Kildare club to host fundraising run for All-Ireland winning goalscoring hero who suffered stroke

The Burke family and Two Mile House GAA Club are bidding to raise much-needed funds.

Monday 25 September, 2017

Player Watch: Inside the devastating All-Ireland final performance of Noelle Healy

We take a closer look at Healy’s impact yesterday.

David Clifford one of 8 Kerry players named on Minor Star Football Team of the Year

The champions dominate the selection.

All-Ireland champions Cuala discover opponents for Dublin hurling quarter-finals

The semi-final draws for the Wexford SHC and Tyrone SFC were also made yesterday.

AFL rookie makes return off the bench as Meath champions complete stunning comeback

Conor Nash has just completed his first season in Australia with Hawthorn.

Sunday 24 September, 2017

'It’s harder to get over a defeat like that': The psychology behind Mayo's latest All-Ireland final loss

Four defeats in six years could have long-lasting effects for this group of players.

Saturday 23 September, 2017

The Beatles, Toto Schillaci and brotherhood: How Cody's ex-Cats are finding their voice

Jackie Tyrrell and Tommy Walsh have been welcome additions to the media landscape.

Friday 22 September, 2017

Donegal confirm the appointment of Ulster minor and U21 winning manager

Declan Bonner is taking up the senior football hot-seat vacated by Rory Gallagher.

Dublin club quarter-finals featuring O'Sullivan, Kilkenny and Connolly will be live on TV next weekend

Members of the three-in-a-row All-Ireland winning Dublin squad are back in action with their clubs shortly.

8-time All-Ireland winner believes Mayo will lift the All-Ireland as Cora Staunton is 'unstoppable'

Juliet Murphy is backing Mayo to end their 14-year drought without a title.

Zach Tuohy and Geelong fail to make AFL Grand Final after crushing defeat to Adelaide

The Portlaoise native was one game away from becoming the first Irishman to make the showpiece game of Australian Rules since Tadhg Kennelly in 2006.

Thursday 21 September, 2017

Con O'Callaghan credits Kevin McManamon for his sublime All-Ireland final finish

“You just have to keep the ball low on the ground and if you don’t he’ll save it.”

'To say that Cora Staunton intimidates referees is an outrageous statement and it's very derogatory'

The Mayo camp are unhappy with comments made by Dublin manager Mick Bohan about Staunton.

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