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 May 2016 09:55:06 +0100 Thu, 26 May 2016 09:55:06 +0100 Sport News Cork at a crossroads as storm clouds gather The concession of 9-118 in five Allianz League games was evidence that Cork are yet to get to grips with their defensive structures, but that is nothing new for hurling supporters on Leeside. Fri, 27 May 2016 08:04:32 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0526/791204-cork-at-a-criossroads-as-storm-couds-gather/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0526/791204-cork-at-a-criossroads-as-storm-couds-gather/ Westmeath chairman overwhelmed by Cats slaying Westmeath county board chairman Sean Sheridan has revealed there were tears in the eyes of the overwhelmed supporters who witnessed the midlanders' stunning 1-11 to 0-12 Leinster U21 victory over Kilkenny on Wednesday night. Thu, 26 May 2016 09:55:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0526/791078-westmeath-chairman/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0526/791078-westmeath-chairman/ GAA digest: Championship debut for Mayo's Regan Mayo hand a championship debut to corner-forward Evan Regan for their opening Connacht tie against London on Sunday. Thu, 26 May 2016 12:45:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0526/791147-gaa-digest/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0526/791147-gaa-digest/ U-21 Round-up: Westmeath stun Brennan's Kilkenny Kilkenny's poor record at Under-21 level continued as Eddie Brennan's side came unstuck in a dramatic defeat to Westmeath, while there were also wins for Carlow and Offaly in the Leinster U21 Hurling Championship. Wed, 25 May 2016 23:06:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0525/791013-u-21-round-up-westmeath-stun-kilkenny-in-leinster/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0525/791013-u-21-round-up-westmeath-stun-kilkenny-in-leinster/ Kilkenny star Richie Hogan suffers broken hand Richie Hogan's summer could be seriously truncated by injury after he broke his hand playing for his club Danesfort over the weekend. Wed, 25 May 2016 16:01:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0525/790911-report-richie-hogan-out-for-two-months/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0525/790911-report-richie-hogan-out-for-two-months/ Reynolds: Weaker counties need more big games Leitrim captain Gary Reynolds says the best way the GAA can help weaker football counties is by providing them with more Championship games. Tue, 24 May 2016 09:56:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0523/790420-reynolds-leitrim/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0523/790420-reynolds-leitrim/ PODCAST: Ex-Rebel Kenny fears long wait for glory Former Cork hurler Tom Kenny believes the Rebels may have "bide their time" to taste glory again after their chastening Munster SHC quarter-final defeat to Tipperary on Sunday. Mon, 23 May 2016 20:45:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0523/790379-tom-kenny/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0523/790379-tom-kenny/ Pádraic Maher: Hard work pays off for Tipp After suffering more than a few narrow defeats in recent times, Pádraic Maher spoke about Tipperary's determination to get off to to a winning start against Cork in the Munster championship. Mon, 23 May 2016 11:07:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0523/790266-padraic-maher/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0523/790266-padraic-maher/ Tipp overcome toothless Cork challenge Tipperary overcame a toothless Cork challenge at Semple Stadium to set up a Munster semi-final date with Limerick. Sun, 22 May 2016 19:01:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790170-cork-v-tipp/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790170-cork-v-tipp/ Offaly had to be at best for Kerry clash - Kelly Offaly manager Eamonn Kelly has admitted his side needed to be at their very best to overcome Kerry and secure a place in the quarter-finals of the Leinster SHC. Mon, 23 May 2016 10:25:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790197-offaly-kelly/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790197-offaly-kelly/ Tyrone in cruise control to sweep past Derry Tyrone swept past 13-man Derry to make the Ulster SFC semi-finals, as a first-half goal blitz laid the foundation for a Celtic Park cruise. Sun, 22 May 2016 16:59:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790167-tyrone-in-cruise-control-to-sweep-past-derry/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790167-tyrone-in-cruise-control-to-sweep-past-derry/ Ryan happy to finish round robin on a high Westmeath manager Michael Ryan was most likely the happiest man in Carlow town as he saw his inexperienced side overcome their hosts to come out on top of the round robin stages of the Leinster SHC. Sun, 22 May 2016 21:22:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790191-westmeath-manager/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790191-westmeath-manager/ Roscommon romp on to Sligo showdown Roscommon encountered only token resistance as they advanced to a Connacht SFC semi-final showdown with Sligo on 12 June. Sun, 22 May 2016 18:53:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790169-roscommon-v-leitrim/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790169-roscommon-v-leitrim/ Bergin goals give Offaly platform to slay Kingdom Two second-half goals from Joe Bergin were crucial to the Offaly cause in O'Connor Park as the Faithful County recorded a 3-19 to 0-20 win over Kerry in the Leinster SHC round-robin series. Sun, 22 May 2016 17:53:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790168-offaly-v-kerry/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0522/790168-offaly-v-kerry/ Dublin hammer sorry Wexford at soggy Croke Park David Treacy led the scoring again for Dublin as the 2013 Leinster champions cruised past Wexford by 2-19 to 0-12 in a provincial hurling quarter-final at Croke Park on Saturday. Sat, 21 May 2016 21:35:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0521/790054-dubs-beat-wex/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0521/790054-dubs-beat-wex/ Kildare hang on to progress in dour affair Kildare have beaten Wexford by the bare minimum to book their place in a Leinster semi-final against either Offaly or Westmeath. Sat, 21 May 2016 19:09:08 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0521/790004-wexford-kildare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0521/790004-wexford-kildare/ Former GAA president Joe McDonagh dies Former GAA president Joe McDonagh has died, the Galway man passed away yesterday aged 62. Sat, 21 May 2016 18:34:26 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0521/789952-former-gaa-president-joe-mcdonagh-dies/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0521/789952-former-gaa-president-joe-mcdonagh-dies/ Ring, Rackard and Meagher Cup round-up Antrim are through to the Christy Ring Cup final in their first year back in hurling's second tier following their semi-final win over Down in Loughgiel. Sat, 21 May 2016 17:37:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0521/790025-ring-rackard-and-meagher-cup-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0521/790025-ring-rackard-and-meagher-cup-round-up/ McDonald: Wexford owe Dublin for past defeats Conor McDonald is looking forward to renewing battle against Dublin tonight as Wexford aim to halt a losing run against the men from the capital. Sat, 21 May 2016 10:23:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2016/0520/789868-mcdonald-wexford-owe-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2016/0520/789868-mcdonald-wexford-owe-dublin/ Shefflin settling into the pundit's chair Just over a year after calling time on a glittering playing career, Henry Shefflin feels he is getting to grips with his new role as a hurling analyst. Sat, 21 May 2016 09:19:40 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2016/0520/789858-henry-shj/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2016/0520/789858-henry-shj/