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 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:56:03 +0100 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:56:03 +0100 Sport News Joe Kernan named International Rules manager Joe Kernan has been confirmed as the new Ireland International Rules manager. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 12:43:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/international-rules/2015/0331/691012-ireland-international-rules-manager/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/international-rules/2015/0331/691012-ireland-international-rules-manager/ Burns looks to address 'death of Gaelic football' Standing Rules Committee chairman Jarlath Burns has called for cool heads as the debate on the state of Gaelic football gathers momentum. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 13:56:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0331/691076-burns-calls-for-cool-heads-in-football-debate/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0331/691076-burns-calls-for-cool-heads-in-football-debate/ Joe Brolly slams 'muck' defensive football RTÉ analyst Joe Brolly has slammed the trend towards the "myxomatosis" of defensive tactics in Gaelic football, saying the game at the moment is "muck" to watch. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 09:33:00 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0330/690944-joe-brolly-gaelic-football-at-the-moment-is-muck/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0330/690944-joe-brolly-gaelic-football-at-the-moment-is-muck/ Drug charges against Aussie Rules team dismissed An anti-doping tribunal has thrown out drugs charges against 34 Australian Rules footballers who were swept up in a sweeping probe that has overshadowed the country's top-flight competition for more than two years. Tue, 31 Mar 2015 09:40:11 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0331/690995-australian-rules-footballers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0331/690995-australian-rules-footballers/ Kieran Bergin to miss rest of league campaign Tipperary's Kieran Bergin will miss the remainder of the Allianz Hurling League after it was confirmed he suffered ankle ligament damage in his county's semi-final win over Offaly on Sunday Tue, 31 Mar 2015 07:21:18 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0330/690884-tipperary/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0330/690884-tipperary/ Davy Fitzgerald: Clare weren't fazed by Kilkenny Clare manager Davy Fitzgerald said he was "gutted" to lose to Kilkenny in their league relegation play-off as he thought his side were more than a match for their better-fancied opponents. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 10:11:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690704-davy-fitz-clare-werent-fazed-by-kilkenny/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690704-davy-fitz-clare-werent-fazed-by-kilkenny/ JBM expects much tougher Dublin test in semi-final Cork may have beaten Dublin by 11 points when they met earlier this month but Jimmy Barry-Murphy is expecting a much tougher test when the sides face off in the league semi-final. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 11:10:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0330/690775-jimmy-barry-murphy-cork-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0330/690775-jimmy-barry-murphy-cork-dublin/ Nowlan Park the venue for hurling semi-finals Nowlan Park in Kilkenny will host the Allianz Hurling League semi-finals in a double-header on Sunday 19 April. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 13:13:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0330/690849-allianz-league-hurling-semi-final-dates-confirmed/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0330/690849-allianz-league-hurling-semi-final-dates-confirmed/ Waterford blow Galway away at windswept Walsh Park Waterford advanced to an Allianz Hurling League semi-final clash with Tipperary following a comprehensive 0-20 to 0-12 win over Galway at a windswept Walsh Park. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:39:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690628-waterford-galway/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690628-waterford-galway/ Monaghan dig deep to bury Kerry in Tralee Monaghan produced a late rally to record their first league win in Kerry since 1987 on a 1-11 to 0-10 scoreline. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:47:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690620-kerry-monaghan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690620-kerry-monaghan/ Rebels rally to book semi-final date with Dubs Cork came from six points behind at half-time to book a place in the Allianz Hurling League semi-finals with a 0-18 to 0-14 win over Wexford at Páirc Uí Rinn. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 19:43:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690627-cork-wexford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690627-cork-wexford/ Last-gasp Cats cling onto top-flight status An injury-time time winner from Cillian Buckley ensured defending champions Kilkenny edged a compelling relegation play-off to retain their Division 1A status in Nowlan Park. Mon, 30 Mar 2015 09:45:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690625-kilkenny-clare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690625-kilkenny-clare/ Cork snatch late victory against Mayo A last-gasp goal from Brian Hurley gave Cork a 2-07 to 0-12 Allianz Football League Division 1A win over Mayo at Páirc Ui Rinn in a game in which the Rebels were far from their best. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 16:50:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690658-cork-get-the-better-of-mayo-in-division-1/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690658-cork-get-the-better-of-mayo-in-division-1/ Donegal make light work of Tyrone Donegal coasted to an emphatic 1-13 to 0-06 victory which pushed rivals Tyrone closer to relegation from Division One of the Allianz Football League. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:16:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690619-donegal-mayo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690619-donegal-mayo/ Cork make ladies' football league final Eamonn Ryan's Cork advanced to the Tesco Ladies' National Football League Division 1 semi-finals by regaining top spot on Sunday. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:23:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/ladies/2015/0329/690692-cork-make-ladies-football-league-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/ladies/2015/0329/690692-cork-make-ladies-football-league-final/ Galway come from behind to beat Rossies Galway turned a seven-point half-time deficit into a 1-14 to 1-10 victory over Roscommon at a windswept Hyde Park to renew their chances of remaining in Division 2. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 15:51:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690621-roscommon-galway/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690621-roscommon-galway/ Division 4 round-up: Longford book final spot Longford confirmed their place in the Allianz Division 4 NFL final, with Antrim and Leitrim also claiming wins, and London and Waterford sharing the spoils this afternoon. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 20:00:41 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690623-division-4-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690623-division-4-round-up/ 13-man Tipperary overcome Offaly Tipperary extended their run of league wins to five with a 1-16 to 0-13 victory over Offaly at O'Connor Park in Tullamore, but Eamonn O'Shea will be counting the cost of that triumph with injury and suspension issues. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:33:04 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690626-offaly-tipperary/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0329/690626-offaly-tipperary/ Division 3 round-up: Fermanagh seal promotion Fermanagh confirmed their place in the Allianz NFL Division 3 Final, while there were also wins for Tipperary and Limerick this afternoon. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 18:08:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690622-division-3-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0329/690622-division-3-round-up/ Derry drop division due to dire Dublin defeat Four Dublin points in a row in the concluding stages of a tense Croke Park contest were enough to finally shake off stubborn Derry on a 0-08 to 0-04 scoreline. Sun, 29 Mar 2015 09:07:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0328/690497-dublin-v-derry/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0328/690497-dublin-v-derry/