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 Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:01:45 +0100 Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:01:45 +0100 Sport News No home games for Galway hurlers Galway's request to be granted home fixtures in the Leinster hurling championship has been refused. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 10:12:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1026/826931-galway-hurling-leinster-home-games/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1026/826931-galway-hurling-leinster-home-games/ Galway confirm Frank Burke will run for presidency Galway GAA have confirmed that Frank Burke will run for the position of GAA President at annual congress next year. Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:01:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1026/826972-galway-confirm-frank-burke-will-run-for-presidency/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1026/826972-galway-confirm-frank-burke-will-run-for-presidency/ Conor O'Brien hangs up hurl for Tipperary Conor O'Brien described wearing the Tipperary shirt as "a privilege and honour" after bringing the curtain down on his inter-county career. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 17:11:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1025/826812-c/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1025/826812-c/ Casement Park to be ready 'for summer of 2020' The new 34,500 capacity Casement Park stadium will be ready to host championship games by the summer of 2020, according to Chairman of the Casement Park Project Board Tom Daly. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:49:55 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1025/826662-casement-park-to-be-ready-for-summer-of-2020/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1025/826662-casement-park-to-be-ready-for-summer-of-2020/ Scrap black card and enforce Aussie rule, Donaghy The GAA must take a leaf out of the Aussie Rules book and introduce a 50-metre penalty instead of the black card, says Kieran Donaghy. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 08:17:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1024/826479-black-card-kieran-donaghy-aussie-rules-50-metre/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1024/826479-black-card-kieran-donaghy-aussie-rules-50-metre/ Daniel Goulding calls time on Cork career Cork forward Daniel Goulding has announced his retirement from inter-county football after admitting he has lost his lost some of his passion for the game. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:47:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1024/826553-daniel-goulding/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1024/826553-daniel-goulding/ Michael Lundy is targetting Galway return Galway's Michael Lundy has revealed that he is eyeing a return to the inter-county set-up after missing last season with a move to America. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:48:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1024/826520-michael-lundy-eyes-up-galway-return/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1024/826520-michael-lundy-eyes-up-galway-return/ Ulster GAA reveal new Casement Park plans Ulster GAA have unveiled the proposed designs for their new provincial stadium at Casement Park in Antrim. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:48:37 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1024/826461-ulster-gaa-reveal-new-casement-park-plans/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1024/826461-ulster-gaa-reveal-new-casement-park-plans/ Ros' champions fume over two matches in 20 hours A Roscommon club has decided to form the first local branch of the National Club Player's Association (CPA) after what they claim were "utterly unacceptable circumstances" surrounding their fixtures at the weekend. Tue, 25 Oct 2016 10:49:05 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1024/826442-roscommon-club-take-stand-on-unjustified-demands/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1024/826442-roscommon-club-take-stand-on-unjustified-demands/ Results & reports: Sunday's GAA club action Find out how all of the big club football and hurling games around the country panned out. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:15:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826241-gaa-scoring/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826241-gaa-scoring/ Ballygunner overpower Passage in Waterford final A powerful second-half showing assured Ballygunner of a third successive Waterford SHC crown at Walsh Park, on a day when they simply had too much for neighbours Passage, as they prevailed on a 4-20 to 1-12 scoreline. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:54:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826274-ballygunner-overpower-passage-in-waterford-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826274-ballygunner-overpower-passage-in-waterford-final/ Corofin defend Galway title Nine points from Jason Leonard gave Corofin their fourth Galway SFC title in a row as they ran out 0-16 to 0-11 winners over Salthill-Knocknacrra. Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:16:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826269-corofin-defend-galway-title/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826269-corofin-defend-galway-title/ St Brigid's back on top in Roscommon Two late goals helped St. Brigid's claim their 15th Roscommon senior football championship title in dramatic circumstances at Kiltoom, beating Padraig Pearses 2-14 to 2-7. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:24:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826281-roscommon-sfc/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826281-roscommon-sfc/ Patrickswell bridge long gap to win in Limerick Patrickswell are back as kingpins of Limerick club hurling after a 1-26 to 1-7 point win over neighbours Ballybrown in the Gaelic Grounds. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 18:06:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826280-limerick-shc/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826280-limerick-shc/ Hughes the hero as St Rynagh's reign in Offaly Twenty-three years and eight county final defeats later, St Rynagh's finally regained the Offaly senior hurling championship title in O'Connor Park after a late goal from man of the match Ronan Hughes wrapped up a 2-16 to 1-15 win over rivals Birr at the Tullamore stadium. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:27:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826266-st-rynaghs/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826266-st-rynaghs/ Ramor United finish strong to claim Cavan title Ramor United finished strongly to claim a first SFC win in 24 years with a 0-10 to 0-08 replay win that condemned Castlerahan to a third final defeat in six seasons Sun, 23 Oct 2016 16:51:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826263-cavan-sfc/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826263-cavan-sfc/ Borris-Kilcotton capture first Laois hurling crown There were joyous scenes in O'Moore Park as Borris-in-Ossory/Kilcotton won the Laois senior hurling title for the first time ever. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:57:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826277-borris-kilcotton-capture-first-laois-hurling-crown/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826277-borris-kilcotton-capture-first-laois-hurling-crown/ Kilmurry Ibrickane take Clare honours after replay Kilmurry Ibrickane claimed their third Clare Senior Football Championship title of the decade and first in four years after finally seeing off Cratloe at the second attempt in Cusack Park. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:46:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826276-clare-sfc-final-cratloe/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826276-clare-sfc-final-cratloe/ St Kiernan's take their first London SFC title St Kiernan's won the London Senior Football Championship for the first time with a surprise seven-point victory over defending champions Tir Chonaill Gaels in Greenford on Sunday. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:25:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826285-london-sfc/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826285-london-sfc/ Round-up: Provincial & county club hurling finals Slaughtneil created history when they became the first Derry club in history to claim the Ulster SHC title, beating two-time All-Ireland champions Loughgiel 2-14 to 1-13 in the final. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 19:55:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826297-round-up-provincial-county-club-hurling-finals/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1023/826297-round-up-provincial-county-club-hurling-finals/