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Gaa - Today’s News

Dublin 'harshly judged' by claiming just 6 All-Star awards after stunning 2016 season

County board CEO John Costello believes the Sky Blues should have had more players listed in the annual selection.

'Diarmuid Connolly was struck about 6 times before the ball was even thrown in'

Dublin county board CEO John Costello has discussed the ‘targeting’ of the the St Vincent’s Star.

'We were heartbroken': Cuala used the pain of 2015 defeat as a driving force this year

Mark Schutte bagged 1-1 as the Dalkey club claimed provincial honours.

'It’s obviously going to give a lift to all the clubs in Dublin' - Mattie Kenny

Kenny heaped praise on his entire team after helping them deliver a first ever Leinster title.

Gaa - Yesterday’s News

The Kerry hurlers are looking for a new manager as Ciarán Carey steps down

Carey was only in charge of the Kingdom for one season.

Con O'Callaghan's display, boost for Dublin hurling and the new All-Ireland favourites

All the talking points as Cuala defeated O’Loughlin Gaels in the Leinster club hurling final.

Kerry's Glenbeigh-Glencar and Cork hurling side Mayfield take home Munster junior titles

Glenbeigh-Glencar beat Cork champions Gabriel Rangers in the football, while Mayfield saw off Ballyduff Lower.

Catriona McConnell inspires Donaghmoyne to back-to-back titles for the first time

The Monaghan club beat Foxrock-Cabinteely to win their fifth All-Ireland senior title.

Con O'Callaghan on fire as Cuala claim their first ever Leinster title

Cuala were deserved nine-point winners over O’Loughlin Gaels in the decider at O’Moore Park.

Galway's Annaghdown come from behind with inspiring second half performance to claim title

They defeated Armagh side Shane O’Neills in the intermediate All-Ireland final.

Anthony Daly announces a strong Munster inter-provincial hurling panel

Meanwhile, Ger O’Sullivan has revealed his football panel.

As it happened: Cuala v O'Loughlin Gaels, Leinster club hurling final

As it happened: Cuala v O'Loughlin Gaels, Leinster club hurling final

Silverware was up for grabs in Leinster as the champions of Dublin and Kilkenny met in O’Moore Park.

Chris Shields puts Gary Neville back in his box - it's sporting tweets of the week

Here’s how the last seven days played out in 140 characters or less.

180 minutes of All-Ireland finals: Niamh Collins is relishing her third of the year

Foxrock-Cabinteely make their first senior All-Ireland final appearance today against Donaghmoyne.

Can Cuala end Dublin club hurling's losing run in Leinster?

Dublin sides have appeared in nine Leinster finals, losing eight.

'They'll have to start better this time because Cuala have the forwards to punish them'

O’Loughlin Gaels chairman and Cork legend Brian Murphy talks us through the club’s journey to another Leinster final.

Gaa - Saturday 3 December, 2016

Richie Power's Carrickshock stun Celbridge late in Leinster Final

Three goals in six minutes secured Leinster glory for the Kilkenny champions.

Dublin panellist Olivia Leonard shines as St Maurs win All-Ireland junior title

Cork All-Star Orla Finn’s five points wasn’t enough as Kinsale lost by two.

'The more you win, the more you want to win': Donaghmoyne target their fifth All-Ireland

Captain Amanda Casey is hoping to lead the Monaghan club to back-to-back senior titles for the first time on Sunday.

Planet Earth references and Ken Early's underwear: Second Captains 750 podcasts on

We chat to presenter of the hugely-popular sports show, Eoin McDevitt, ahead of its latest milestone.

Chasing All-Ireland club glory 10 weeks after Cork triumph in Croke Park

Orla Finn is hoping for another day of celebration.

Gaa - Friday 2 December, 2016

From Junior E to All-Ireland senior club finalists: The meteoric rise of Foxrock-Cabinteely

Sarah Brophy spoke to The42 ahead of her side’s first senior All-Ireland appearance on Sunday.

Know Your Sport? Take our weekly quiz

How closely were you paying attention to the sports headlines this week?

Laois GAA unveil new jersey as three-year sponsorship deal is signed

The Midlands County are the latest to unveil a new strip before 2017.

Kilkenny's 8-time All-Ireland winner Eoin Larkin announces his retirement

‘I left no stone unturned in the pursuit of perfection, although I never got close,’ the two-time All-Star said in a statement.

Mayo GAA team expenses rose to €1.6 million this year but they still had a surplus

There was a 46% rise in expenditure but also a 44% increase in income.

Munster boss backs Tommy Walsh to make Kerry return in 2017

The Tralee man has been impressing Ger O’Sullivan who also believes talk of a crisis in Cork GAA is premature.

Galway and Connacht champions hoping to put 'the cherry on top' of an incredible year

Niamh Duggan’s Annaghdown are in bonus territory, but determined to take home the intermediate All-Ireland title on Sunday.

Daly surprised by Dublin direction but understands Cunningham's desire for change

The Clare man also opens up on the frantic spell that saw him enter and exit the race to succeed Davy Fitzgerald as Banner boss.

Gaa - Thursday 1 December, 2016

Cathal McCarron was grilled in a tense interview on Off the Ball tonight

The Tyrone Gaelic footballer was asked about his relationship with an underage girl he met on Tinder.

We'll Leave It There So: Payne's kidney injury, Tiger back on the prowl and today's sport Thursday This post contains videos

We'll Leave It There So: Payne's kidney injury, Tiger back on the prowl and today's sport

Meanwhile, Paul Dunne makes stunning start in South Africa, Conor McGregor gets pro boxing licence and Arsenal star to undergo surgery.

Former Kerry and Munster winning boss steps down

Stephen Stack has left his role as Austin Stacks’ senior football manager after four years in charge.

25 years at the helm, and Francie Coleman's eyes never leave the prize

Donaghmoyne are contesting their fifth senior All-Ireland title on Sunday.

'There is a terrible lack of understanding of the rules' - GAA calls for more awareness

Referee Brian Gavin on the lack of understanding of GAA rules.

Gaa - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

We'll Leave it There So: Six Nations bonus points, All-Ireland final ref's admission and all today's sport

Plus, former darts champion Eric Bristow has apologised for his widely condemned football sex abuse comments.

What do you make of the new Mayo GAA jersey?

The launch took place today in Castlebar.

Explainer: The key questions about the new 'Mark' rule in Gaelic football

On 1 January, the rule will come into play.

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