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Dublin: 15 °C Monday 13 July, 2020

Gaa - Tuesday 19 May, 2020

Brendan Maher to be reunited with hurley used for wonder point thanks to fan's letter

The Tipperary star on his search for a memento from his brilliant point in January.

Gaa - Monday 18 May, 2020

Sunday Game to cut back to 90 minutes as GAA show expected to run into July

Sunday Game to cut back to 90 minutes as GAA show expected to run into July

The show’s production team are planning for the next few months amidst the Covid-19 pandemic.

The Bylines project, covering MJ and everything you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

Sam Smith will discuss covering Michael Jordan and the Bulls on tomorrow’s sportswriting podcast.

Ex-GAA president Kelly: 'We shouldn't be saying we’re not going to play any games this year'

Kelly said it would be ‘strange’ if GAA activity resumed in England and Europe before it did in Ireland.

Gaa - Sunday 17 May, 2020

5 big picture takeaways from Kilkenny's 2009 All-Ireland hurling final victory over Tipperary

The Cats famously sealed the four-in-a-row over Liam Sheedy’s Premier.

5 big picture takeaways from the 2013 All-Ireland Final between Dublin and Mayo

The clash was featured on TG4′s All-Ireland Gold series today.

Quiz: Test your knowledge of All-Ireland hurling final goalscorers

Can you remember who hit the net?

Cian O'Connor's rise and fall, Páidí Ó Sé's greatness and Sports Stadium recalled

Here’s the best of the internet this week.

Have we already witnessed Cluxton's Last Dance?

Stephen Cluxton and Michael Jordan are from two different sports and eras, but they share the insatiable hunger all the great athletes possess.

Gaa - Saturday 16 May, 2020

'It's very overwhelming, it feels like someone has shot you in the back of the heel'

Kerry’s Stefan Okunbor on recovery from a ruptured Achilles tendon and adjusting to Aussie Rules.

Gaa - Friday 15 May, 2020

Inter-county training advised to stop 'for now' while 95% of players back behind closed door games

The LGFA has conducted a survey about return-to-play protocols following the Covid-19 pandemic.

Two-time Offaly All-Ireland winner passes away after battle with illness

Paddy Fenning bagged a crucial goal against Kerry in the 1972 final replay.

Irish players set for return to action as AFL season to restart on 11 June

The Australian Football League said non-contact training will resume in groups of eight on Monday.

Gaa - Thursday 14 May, 2020

Dublin boss Bohan calls for 2020 Championship to be scrapped

‘I’d hate to see the competition just put on for the sake of a few games,’ he said of the mooted knock-out Championship.

'I just thought, 'Look, it's not for me'' - from nearly giving it all up to the dream breakthrough year

Éabha Rutledge finished 2019 with an All-Ireland medal, an All-Star nomination and the Dublin Footballer of the Year award after a significant positional switch.

'You don’t want to be putting players and families at risk' - Dublin star backs Gaelic games stance

Éabha Rutledge on the situation going forward, her experience with work and training and the impact of AFLW on ladies football.

Gaa - Wednesday 13 May, 2020

Tipp boss Sheedy: GAA championship behind closed doors 'would give the nation a lift'

The two-time All-Ireland winning boss also believes it’s time to consider re-opening club grounds.

Gaa - Tuesday 12 May, 2020

57% of GAA club players willing to return to action before Covid-19 vaccine in place

The CPA have surveyed players as a debate over a return to action in 2020 continues.

'Disgusting' and 'disappointing' - Aussie criticism as Mayo stars told to pick home or away

AFLW agent and CrossCoders co-founder Jason Hill speaks to The42 about the issues he takes with Peter Leahy’s recent announcement.

'Football matters so deeply in Mayo that it kind of defies belief that they haven't won more' BTL

'Football matters so deeply in Mayo that it kind of defies belief that they haven't won more'

‘House of Pain’ author Keith Duggan is this week’s guest on Behind the Lines.

Gaa - Monday 11 May, 2020

'I had the idea in the queue for the supermarket' - The making of the iconic 2020 Sunday Game montage

RTÉ Sport sub-editor Elaine Buckley produced an incredible promo piece, which went down a treat at the weekend.

TV Wrap - Horan and the GAA show impressive leadership as a diminished Sunday Game returns

The GAA president delivered a socially-distant punch to the gut, as the reality of a lost GAA summer sank in.

Here's what you can expect from your membership of The42 this week

There’s plenty to keep you off the streets again over the coming days.

Gaa - Sunday 10 May, 2020

Horan: GAA resumption unlikely while social distancing remains in place

‘I would hate to think as an organisation that we would have made a decision that would have cost any family a member of their family,’ the GAA president told The Sunday Game.

Quiz: How well do you remember Tyrone's All-Ireland winning football sides?

Let’s test out your knowledge here.

'One of my last touches as a player could have been an own goal in Croke Park, I was lucky!'

After All-Ireland wins with Galway and Corofin, Kieran Fitzgerald reflects on a playing career of ups and downs.

A GAA journey from Poland to Dublin coach, a beautiful tribute to a late star and the week's best sportswriting

Get the kettle boiled, there are some brilliant pieces be to read.

Gaa - Saturday 9 May, 2020

'This too shall pass' - RTÉ's incredible promo for The Sunday Game will give you goosebumps Spine Tingling This post contains videos

'I think it's terribly sad what’s going on in Mayo' - From the Green and Red to Connacht rivals Galway

Galway ladies coach Frank Browne details his journey from Mayo to the Tribe, and calls for mediation to solve the problems in his former county.

Gaa - Friday 8 May, 2020

‘There are times you’re an afterthought as a Gael in the six counties’

Antrim’s Neil McManus says ‘a joined-up approach’ between north and south must be adopted when it comes to the resumption of inter-county games and training.

Quiz: How well do you remember the Kilkenny All-Ireland winning teams of the 2000s?

Let’s test your knowledge of Brian Cody’s great side.

LGFA confirm All-Ireland championship 'will not take place in the format and timeline as planned'

Players, referees and clubs will be consulted as to the best way forward.

'Look, would it soften not having an All-Ireland? At times it does and at times it doesn't'

Waterford’s Ken McGrath is this week’s guest on our GAA podcast Warriors.

Gaa - Thursday 7 May, 2020

Sunday Game to return this weekend with guests including GAA president John Horan

A classic game from both hurling and football will be among the topics of conversation this Sunday night.

Gaa - Wednesday 6 May, 2020

'It's very important to distinguish between your livelihood and your pastime' - Clare boss on GAA return

Colm Collins says that the last thing he wants is for any player or their extended family to be ‘put in danger by pressure to play’ when GAA returns.

'A hugely popular guy. You'd miss him, especially when you're in the middle of doing something like this'

The late Michael O’Shea continues to be remembered in Clare football circles.

'It means a lot to some of the girls on our squad' - Cork and Galway to go head-to-head for a worthy cause

The counties’ ladies football sides are facing off in a skills challenge and raising funds for LauraLynn Children’s Hospice this weekend.

GAA say no inter-county games to be played before October

While not ruling them out, the Association say there is a ‘lack of appetite’ for the staging of games behind closed doors.

'It's the risk of bringing it home to somebody, that's the biggest danger'

Tommy Walsh on how the GAA could make a comeback, his siblings on Kilkenny panels and missing hurling with Tullaroan.