RTÉ Sport gaa http://www.rte.ie/sport Latest Irish and international news supplied by RTE.ie Copyright © RTÉ RTÉ Sport gaa http://www.rte.ie/images/logo_rss_goog.gif http://www.rte.ie/sport Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:47:19 +0000 Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:47:19 +0000 Sport News Quinlivan: Beating Nemo could inspire Tipp clubs He has been part of a famous giant-killing team before and Clonmel Commercials' Michael Quinlivan is hoping to do it again in the AIB Munster SFC final against Nemo Rangers in Mallow on Sunday. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 11:58:39 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1126/749320-quinlivan-beating-nemo-could-lead-way-for-tipp/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1126/749320-quinlivan-beating-nemo-could-lead-way-for-tipp/ Paul Roche taking Oulart's final hurdle in stride Paul Roche bears the scars of four Leinster final defeats in a row with Oulart-The Ballagh - but he insists the memories of those heartbreaks are making him savour this year's decider all the more. Thu, 26 Nov 2015 10:47:19 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1126/749318-paul-roche/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1126/749318-paul-roche/ James Masters still dreaming big with Nemo Rangers In a world where GAA players are increasingly getting coached to speak pure vanilla, praise the Lord for James Masters, who still delivers raspberry ripple with sprinkles and chocolate on top. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:58:32 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749131-james-masters-still-hungry-for-nemo-glory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749131-james-masters-still-hungry-for-nemo-glory/ O'Connell's Cuala gamble puts him on big stage Leaving his native Abbeydorney club to join Dublin side Cuala this year was not a decision that Darragh O'Connell took lightly but, despite some heavy soul-searching, it has really paid off. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:52:49 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749121-oconnell/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749121-oconnell/ Dublin & Galway face inquiry over Fenway brawl Galway and Dublin players may yet face punishment for the melée which tarnished their 'Hurling Classic' clash in Fenway Park last Sunday. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 13:16:26 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749071-cccc-to/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749071-cccc-to/ Liam Kearns appointed Tipperary football manager Liam Kearns has been appointed as the new Tipperary senior football manager. Wed, 25 Nov 2015 18:49:47 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749032-liam-kerans-appointed-tipperary-football-manager/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1125/749032-liam-kerans-appointed-tipperary-football-manager/ Limerick's Lucey calls time on inter-county days Stephen Lucey has hung up his Limerick jersey after an dual inter-county career consisting of 67 championship games. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 14:20:39 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1124/748872-stephen-lucey/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1124/748872-stephen-lucey/ Dunphy: Hurling brawlers should go 'cage-fighting' Eamon Dunphy says there is no place in sport for the brawl that erupted during the hurling clash between Galway and Dublin, and that if people want to engage in that sort of behaviour they should take up cage-fighting. Tue, 24 Nov 2015 09:45:58 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1123/748718-eamon-dunphy-dublin-galway-fenway-brawl/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1123/748718-eamon-dunphy-dublin-galway-fenway-brawl/ Kernan: Rules opportunity for low-profile players Joe Kernan says the door is always open to players from so-called weaker counties to represent Ireland in the International Rules series. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 21:54:12 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1123/748725-joe-kernan-international-rules-america-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1123/748725-joe-kernan-international-rules-america-ireland/ Harte: Fenway Park brawl just 'heat of battle' Galway's Aidan Harte has played down a melée that erupted on the field during the 'Hurling Classic' between his side and Dublin at Fenway Park in Boston on Sunday night. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 14:38:25 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1123/748584-harte-hurling-classic-row-the-heat-of-battle/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1123/748584-harte-hurling-classic-row-the-heat-of-battle/ Rochford: Managing Mayo would be a 'huge carrot' Corofin manager Stephen Rochford admitted the "huge carrot" of taking the reins at Mayo would be too hard to resist in the wake of his club's Connacht final defeat to Castlebar Mitchels. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 10:25:14 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1123/748525-rochford-admits-managing-mayo-a-huge-carrot/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1123/748525-rochford-admits-managing-mayo-a-huge-carrot/ Moran praises team-mates after Castlebar victory Barry Moran put in a man of the match performance as Castlebar Mitchels secured the Connacht championship with a 2-10 to 0-11 victory over Corofin, but the Mayo midfielder was quick to praise his team-mates for the victory at Tuam Stadium. Sun, 22 Nov 2015 20:42:57 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748459-moran-praises-team-mates-after-castlebar-victory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748459-moran-praises-team-mates-after-castlebar-victory/ AUDIO: Bloody Sunday commemorated RTÉ Sport's Darren Frehill looks back on the tragic events which marred the challenge match between Dublin and Tipperary on 21 November 1920. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:10:32 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748473-listen/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748473-listen/ Na Piarsaigh captain King: We can reach Croke Park Na Piarsaigh captain Cathal King believes his side can make it to the All-Ireland final after beating Ballygunner to claim the Munster title. Sun, 22 Nov 2015 21:28:46 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748469-na-piarsaigh-captain-king-we-can-reach-croke-park/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748469-na-piarsaigh-captain-king-we-can-reach-croke-park/ Club review: All-Ireland champs bow out The All-Ireland champions bowed out of the club championship as Mayo's Castlebar Mitchels secured the Connacht football title with a  2-10 to 0-11 victory over Corofin, the Galway side finishing the game with 14 men at Tuam Stadium. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 10:12:53 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748399-live-scores-from-sundays-gaa-club-action/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748399-live-scores-from-sundays-gaa-club-action/ Na Piarsaigh step on gas to claim Munster crown A storming second-half display secured another AIB Munster senior club hurling title for Na Piarsaigh in Thurles on Sunday afternoon as they beat Ballygunner 2-18 to 2-11. Sun, 22 Nov 2015 16:17:46 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748438-na-piarsaigh-step-on-gas-to-claim-munster-crown/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748438-na-piarsaigh-step-on-gas-to-claim-munster-crown/ Ireland hold on for Rules win over Australia Ireland held off a late surge by Australia to regain the Cormac McAnallen cup at a freezing Croke Park. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 22:30:04 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1121/748346-ireland-hold-on-for-rules-win-over-australia/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1121/748346-ireland-hold-on-for-rules-win-over-australia/ Castlebar stun Corofin to lift Connacht title Castlebar Mitchels reclaimed the Connacht senior club title when defeating All-Ireland champions Corofin by 2-10 to 0-11 at Tuam Stadium. Sun, 22 Nov 2015 20:31:33 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748429-castlebar-mitchels/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748429-castlebar-mitchels/ Sheehan inspires South Kerry to county crown South Kerry annexed their ninth Kerry Senior Football Championship title when they edged out Killarney Legion 1-13 to 1-12 after extra-time in a pulsating replay at the Fitzgerald Stadium that finished in semi darkness. Sun, 22 Nov 2015 18:32:47 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748447-sheehan-the-saviour-as-south-kerry-defeat-legion/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/1122/748447-sheehan-the-saviour-as-south-kerry-defeat-legion/ Johnstownbridge lift All-Ireland junior title Johnstownbridge led from start to finish on the way to winning the AIB All-Ireland Junior Club camogie title at Kinnegad but needed a 60th-minute goal from player of the match Louise Codd, followed by two points from the excellent Siobhán Hurley, to finally kill off a gritty Athleague by 2-10 to 0-. Mon, 23 Nov 2015 12:51:42 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2015/1122/748451-johnstownbridge-lift-all-ireland-junior-title/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2015/1122/748451-johnstownbridge-lift-all-ireland-junior-title/