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 Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:17:17 +0000 Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:17:17 +0000 Sport News Elite Aussies too good for Ireland Ireland lost their grip on the Cormac McAnallen Cup after a 56-46 defeat to Australia in the International Rules Series Test in Perth. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 18:37:50 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/international-rules/2014/1122/661709-australia-ireland/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/international-rules/2014/1122/661709-australia-ireland/ Ireland captain Murphy admits better team won Captain Michael Murphy offered no excuses for Ireland's defeat to Australia, admitting that the better team won. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 15:17:17 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/international-rules/2014/1122/661726-ir-reaction/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/international-rules/2014/1122/661726-ir-reaction/ Kavanagh: Walsh 'had it all' as a defender Former Kilkenny defender Michael Kavanagh has paid tribute to the retiring Tommy Walsh, saying of him, "Pound for pound, I'd say I haven't seen any better as a defender". Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:14:19 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1120/661169-kavanagh-walsh-had-it-all-as-a-defender/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1120/661169-kavanagh-walsh-had-it-all-as-a-defender/ Tommy Walsh retires from Kilkenny after 13 years Kilkenny's nine-time All-Ireland winner Tommy Walsh has announced his retirement from inter-county hurling. Thu, 20 Nov 2014 15:19:08 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1120/660957-walsh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1120/660957-walsh/ VIDEO: Tohill talks Derry, chainsaws and Man Utd Anthony Tohill tells Second Captains about his chainsaw accident, Derry football and his Man Utd trial Thu, 20 Nov 2014 18:09:30 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/1120/661146-video-tohill-talks-derry-chainsaws-and-man-utd/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/1120/661146-video-tohill-talks-derry-chainsaws-and-man-utd/ IR preview: Aussies need to show up to save series It's that time of year again. The almost perennial discussion about the future of the International Rules series arrives. You'd almost forget there was a game on at all, writes Micil Glennon. Sat, 22 Nov 2014 09:42:34 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/international-rules/2014/1120/661168-preview-international-rules-to-return-in-perth/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/international-rules/2014/1120/661168-preview-international-rules-to-return-in-perth/ Fitzmaurice: O'Sullivan 'one of Kerry's best ever' Éamonn Fitzmaurice has paid tribute to Declan O'Sullivan, saying he believes the five-time All-Ireland winner was one of the Kingdom's "best ever players". Thu, 20 Nov 2014 08:25:42 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1119/660863-fitzmaurice-osullivan-one-of-kerrys-best-ever/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1119/660863-fitzmaurice-osullivan-one-of-kerrys-best-ever/ Landers handed Cork coaching role Former All-Ireland winning captain Mark Landers has been confirmed as the new coach of the Cork senior hurling squad Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:15:03 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1119/660662-landers-handed-cork-coaching-role/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1119/660662-landers-handed-cork-coaching-role/ Declan O'Sullivan retires from Kerry aged 30 Kerry's Declan O'Sullivan has announced his retirement from inter-county football aged 30, due to "long-standing injuries". Wed, 19 Nov 2014 21:05:31 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1119/660657-declan-osullivan-calls-time-on-kerry/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1119/660657-declan-osullivan-calls-time-on-kerry/ Dublin camogie strengthen backroom team Former Dublin hurling manager Michael O'Grady is one of the notable additions to the county's senior camogie management team for 2015. Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:27:36 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2014/1119/660715-dublin-camogie-strengthen-backroom-team/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2014/1119/660715-dublin-camogie-strengthen-backroom-team/ Leitrim blow as Mulligan takes a year out Ahead of the 2015 campaign, Leitrim football has been dealt a blow with the news that team captain and talisman Emlyn Mulligan is taking a year off to go travelling. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 15:53:03 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1118/660502-leitrim-blow-as-mulligan-takes-a-year-out/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1118/660502-leitrim-blow-as-mulligan-takes-a-year-out/ Bradley returns to Derry panel Eoin Bradley has been recalled to the Derry senior football squad for the 2015 season. Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:02:28 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1118/660402-bradley-returns-to-derry-panel/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1118/660402-bradley-returns-to-derry-panel/ Shefflin still undecided on retirement Henry Shefflin insists he still hasn't made his mind up whether to continue his inter-county career with Kilkenny next year. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 15:52:20 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1116/659936-shefflin-still-undecided-on-retirement/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1116/659936-shefflin-still-undecided-on-retirement/ Austin Stacks find extra gear against Ballincollig Kerry champions Austin Stacks edged Cork's Ballincollig 0-15 to 1-9 after extra-time to book their place in the Munster club SFC final. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:25:40 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/1116/659883-austin-stacks-v-ballincollig/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/1116/659883-austin-stacks-v-ballincollig/ The Nire crush Cratloe's double dream Waterford champions The Nire ended Cratloe's hopes of a unique football and hurling provincial double after edging the Clare men 1-13 to 2-8 after extra-time in the sides' Munster club SFC semi-final. Sun, 16 Nov 2014 18:55:36 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1116/659886-the-nire-v-cratloe/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1116/659886-the-nire-v-cratloe/ Carroll's star continues to rise in Kilkenny Cork sensation Killian Carroll affirmed his position as the next superstar of Irish handball after he surged to a hugely-impressive victory in the Irish Nationals in Kilkenny. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 10:15:54 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/handball/2014/1117/660002-carrolls-star-continues-to-rise-in-kilkenny/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/handball/2014/1117/660002-carrolls-star-continues-to-rise-in-kilkenny/ Reid shines as Ballyhale retake Kilkenny crown Hurler of the Year nominee TJ Reid capped an incredible year with ten points to help return Ballyhale Shamrocks to the summit of Kilkenny club hurling. Mon, 17 Nov 2014 07:13:16 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1116/659877-kilkenny-shc-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1116/659877-kilkenny-shc-final/ Sunday's GAA results Results from county finals and provincial championship ties in football and hurling. Sun, 16 Nov 2014 18:16:21 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/1116/659875-sundays-gaa/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2014/1116/659875-sundays-gaa/ Kilcormac-Killoughey survive Raharney scare Offaly champions Kilcormac-Killoughey survived a test of their credentials in Mullingar as a late Dan Currams goal settled their Leinster club championship semi-final with Raharney on a 1-13 to 1-8 scoreline. Sun, 16 Nov 2014 16:57:24 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1116/659872-kilcormac-killoughey-survive-raharney-scare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2014/1116/659872-kilcormac-killoughey-survive-raharney-scare/ Tierney goal helps Omagh to Ulster final berth Tyrone champions Omagh survived a second-half fightback from St Eunan's to see off the Donegal side on a 1-08 to 0-08 scoreline and advance to the Ulster Club SFC final against Derry champions Slaughtneil. Sun, 16 Nov 2014 19:30:22 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1116/659887-ulster-omagh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2014/1116/659887-ulster-omagh/