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Gaa - Monday 29 June, 2020

A knockout Kerry clash, the open draw versus province debate and club action importance in Cork

Cork manager Ronan McCarthy on the plans for the rest of the 2020 GAA season.

'Heartbroken' and 'disgusted' - Outrage among county minor teams after cancellations but no change in sight

Dublin and Waterford minor ladies football teams launch online petitions after competitions impacted.

McKenna to return to training after serving AFL ban for breaking Covid-19 protocols

McKenna’s club Essendon face Collingwood this Friday night.

Gaa - Sunday 28 June, 2020

'You couldn't see five yards in front of you and it was a great spectacle' - relishing winter hurling battles

Jackie Tyrrell and Donal Óg Cusack discuss the prospect of battling the elements in a high-stakes 2020 winter hurling championship.

'I wouldn’t like to be that player heading back to the county' - Spillane suggests 'golden score' rather than penalties

Championship games will have to be decided on the day this year.

All-Ireland final referee Gough opts out for 2020 due to social distancing concerns

‘As long as there is social distancing still in place,’ the Meathman is unavailable.

'Excited' about knockout football championship and fears over future of family-run pub during lockdown

Kevin Cassidy talks about the exciting battles that await in the GAA season, and life in lockdown.

Gaa - Saturday 27 June, 2020

Big shock as Jack McCaffrey steps away from Dublin panel

If this is the end of the 26-year-old in the Dublin jersey, it’s been one hell of a ride.

New look Kilkenny SHC draw made with September final date

Ballyhale Shamrocks and James Stephens have been drawn in the same group.

Donegal county final fixed for last weekend in September

The county’s Ulster championship quarter-final against Tyrone is scheduled a month later.

All-Ireland club competitions scrapped, hurling's backdoor and why players won't be tested

We take a closer look at some areas of interest after the GAA announced its revised 2020 championship fixtures plan.

Gaa - Friday 26 June, 2020

Here are the Leinster and Munster senior hurling draws for 2020 championship

The draws were made this evening on RTÉ News.

CPA call for GAA county teams to be banned from 2020 action if they train before 14 September

The club players’ group have written to GAA Director-General Tom Ryan.

Quiz: How much do you know about sports movies?

Let’s test out your knowledge here.

Here's the 2020 hurling and football championship fixtures list

Both competitions have been altered following the Covid-19 shutdown.

'We'd like people to call them out' - No GAA sanctions for county teams returning to training early

Inter-county sides are not permitted to return to training until 14 September.

December All-Ireland final dates confirmed as GAA unveil 2020 championship plan

The announcement was made this morning in Croke Park.

Gaa - Thursday 25 June, 2020

Dublin release GAA club plans with September dates for county finals

The draws made back in February for the groups will stand.

'It changed the whole outlook when Mick O'Dwyer arrived. He was the Messiah of football at the time'

Kildare’s football great Johnny Doyle is this week’s guest on the Warriors podcast.

Outrage over 'very unfair' decision to cancel minor camogie action but association mounts defence

A petition has been launched over the decision to cancel the All-Ireland minor championship.

Munster and Leinster hurling draws to be held tomorrow and GAA set to reveal 2020 fixture list

The provinces are set for a knockout format in hurling.

Tipperary hurling and football finals set for September as championship plans unveiled

The county’s CCC will meet early next week to draw the first round pairings for the various championships.

Gaa - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

New club format in Limerick as 2020 senior hurling draw made

Hurling champions Patrickswell will take on Adare and Doon in their group.

'Everyone's nervous about, 'How do we return safely?' - the app making life easier as sporting clubs reconvene

ClubZap is helping clubs cope with the burden of new Covid-19 requirements.

Should inter-county action be first to come back in camogie and Ladies football?

WGPA chairperson Maria Kinsella says there is an argument to play inter-county games first.

AFLW survives crisis with league set to return unchanged for 2021 season

18 Irish players were on the books in 2020 – though there looks to be a clash ahead between pre-season in Australia and the inter-county football championships.

All-Ireland club finalists discover their fate as Down SFC draw is made

Kilcoo will face Mayobridge in the opening round.

Gaa - Tuesday 23 June, 2020

Leagues scrapped as camogie calendar takes shape with round-robin Championship GAA

Leagues scrapped as camogie calendar takes shape with round-robin Championship

Camogie’s showpiece competition is set to be played between October and December.

Bizarre twist as Irish AFL star Conor McKenna tests negative for Covid-19

The former Tyrone minor initially tested positive.

Gaa - Monday 22 June, 2020

Wexford make draws for senior club action as Galway bring forward starting date for group games

Reigning Wexford hurling champions St Martin’s will be up against Oulart-the-Ballagh and Cloughbawn.

Sidestep by Eimear Ryan, coach Carsley and an American sportswriting great: this week for The42 members

We’ve failed to socially distance these podcasts and newsletters.

GPA call for open draw if 2020 football championship becomes straight knockout

The majority of inter-county feel it’s safe to return to play, though 17% of GPA members indicated they may not resume.

Irish AFL star Conor McKenna at the centre of a storm in Oz after positive Covid-19 test

The AFL has banned contact training for large groups while Tyrone’s McKenna is coming under huge scrutiny.

'That opt-in or opt-out clause applies for referees as much as players' - concern among officials ahead of GAA return

Meath whistler David Coldrick says ‘there are referees that have very valid concerns.’

Gaa - Sunday 21 June, 2020

Derry GAA club championships to run for full 11-week window

‘No better preparation for the county season,’ says county chairman Stephen Barker.

Quiz: How well do you remember Galway's great 98-01 football team?

The Tribesmen won two All-Irelands under John O’Mahony.

Gaa - Saturday 20 June, 2020

GAA pitches to open for training from next Wednesday

Contact training and challenge games will be allowed from 29 June.

Former Tyrone ace and AFL player Conor McKenna gets Covid-19

Essendon confirmed their AFL match against Melbourne tomorrow has been postponed.

Irish player among four to leave North Melbourne

Mairead Seoighe has departed the AFLW club after her contract was not renewed.

Gaa - Friday 19 June, 2020

GAA set to advance their plans for return to play after Government announcement

A review of the GAA’s plans will take place over the weekend.