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, 25 Apr 2015 21:42:01 +0100 Sat, 25 Apr 2015 21:42:01 +0100 Sport News Column: Dublin's better balance can topple Cork Martin Carney runs the rule over this weekend's Allianz Football League finalists, with Dublin and Cork going head-to-head in the showpiece Division 1 final at Croke Park on Sunday. Sun, 26 Apr 2015 09:07:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0423/696113-column-dublins-better-balance-can-topple-cork/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0423/696113-column-dublins-better-balance-can-topple-cork/ Armagh battle past Fermanagh to claim Div 3 spoils Fourteen-man Armagh won the Allianz FL Division 3 title with a 0-16 to 0-11 win over Ulster rivals Fermanagh at Croke Park. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 21:42:01 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0425/696728-armagh-v-fermanagh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0425/696728-armagh-v-fermanagh/ Offaly brush aside Longford to take Div 4 title A storming second-half at Croke Park saw Offaly secure the Allianz Football League Division 4 title on a 4-16 to 1-12 scoreline as well as draw first blood ahead of the Championship. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 20:06:21 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0425/696727-longford-v-offaly/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0425/696727-longford-v-offaly/ U-21 final switched to Parnell Park Owing to necessary remedial work at Páirc Tailteann in Navan, the 2015 GAA Eirgrid U21 football final between Tipperary and Tyrone will now be played at Parnell Park on Saturday next. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 15:58:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0425/696736-u-21-final-switched-to-parnell-park/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0425/696736-u-21-final-switched-to-parnell-park/ McConway returns for Offaly finale with Longford Paul McConway returns to the Offaly team for their Division 4 final against Longford at Croke Park. Sat, 25 Apr 2015 14:47:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0424/696383-odriscoll-cork-team/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0424/696383-odriscoll-cork-team/ O'Hare laments emphasis on fitness over skills Strength and conditioning work must be done, admits Down's Donal O'Hare, but shouldn't be at the expense of practising the core skills of Gaelic football. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 15:08:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0423/696229-donal-ohare-down/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0423/696229-donal-ohare-down/ Roscommon's Smith has black card overturned Roscommon footballer Enda Smith has had his black card given in the Division 2 league clash with Westmeath earlier this month overturned by the Central Hearings Committee. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 14:11:53 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0424/696456-smith-roscommon/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0424/696456-smith-roscommon/ VIDEO: Jamie Wall - 'I never feel like giving up' In his first broadcast interview, former Cork underage star Jamie Wall speaks to Marty Morrissey about his paralysis. Fri, 24 Apr 2015 09:50:29 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0423/696318-jamie-wall-cork-interview/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0423/696318-jamie-wall-cork-interview/ Blow for Mayo as Regan ruled out for 12 weeks Mayo have been dealt an injury blow after Evan Regan broke his collar for the second time this year while training on Tuesday. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 15:14:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0423/696220-blow-for-mayo-as-regan-ruled-out-for-12-weeks/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0423/696220-blow-for-mayo-as-regan-ruled-out-for-12-weeks/ VIDEO: Dublin v Cork - Farce in Croke Park Ahead of Sunday's Allianz Football League Division 1 final between Cork and Dublin, we look back at a bizarre incident in 1987 when the sides met in the league quarter-final. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:35:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0420/695452-high-farce-in-croke-park/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0420/695452-high-farce-in-croke-park/ Kerry hurlers open Christy Ring campaign v Down Newly promoted Kerry have home advantage against Down in Round 1 of the Christy Ring Cup on Saturday week. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 14:21:06 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0423/696201-christy-ring-nicky-rackard-lory-meagher/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0423/696201-christy-ring-nicky-rackard-lory-meagher/ Collins: Roscommon can compete in Division 1 Roscommon have the belief and the players to compete with the football heavyweights of Division One of the National League, according to defender Neil Collins. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 11:23:38 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0423/696159-collins-roscommon-can-compete-in-division-1/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0423/696159-collins-roscommon-can-compete-in-division-1/ Cork's Alan O'Connor to come out of retirement All-Ireland winner Alan O'Connor, who retired from inter-county football in 2013, is to rejoin the Cork senior panel after the Rebels' Allianz League football final against Dublin on Sunday at Croke Park. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:28:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0423/696102-corks-alan-oconnor-to-come-out-of-retirement/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0423/696102-corks-alan-oconnor-to-come-out-of-retirement/ Kildare blow as Tomas O'Connor quits panel Kildare's Leinster SFC hopes have been dealt a big blow with forward Tomas O'Connor's decision to leave the panel. Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:44:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0423/696125-tomas-oconnor-kildare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0423/696125-tomas-oconnor-kildare/ Report says student county stars 'overwhelmed' Half of student county players are often overwhelmed by their commitments, according to a new report from the Gaelic Players Association. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 14:47:36 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0422/695938-report-says-student-county-stars-overwhelmed/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2015/0422/695938-report-says-student-county-stars-overwhelmed/ Cavanagh concerns for Tyrone opener Tyrone may be without captain Sean Cavanagh for the start of their Ulster Championship as he continues to struggle with knee problems. Wed, 22 Apr 2015 23:27:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0422/695918-cavanagh-concerns-for-tyrone-opener/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0422/695918-cavanagh-concerns-for-tyrone-opener/ Conor O'Sullivan opts out of Cork hurling panel Conor O'Sullivan has left the Cork hurling panel ahead of their Allianz Hurling League final against Waterford on Sunday week. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:55:23 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0421/695571-conor-osullivan-opts-out-of-cork-hurling-panel/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0421/695571-conor-osullivan-opts-out-of-cork-hurling-panel/ Camogie final set for Semple Stadium double-header Cork and Galway's camogie league final has been scheduled to take place ahead of the Allianz League Hurling final on 3 May at Semple Stadium. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 14:54:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2015/0421/695707-camogie-final-set-for-semple-stadium-double-header/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/camogie/2015/0421/695707-camogie-final-set-for-semple-stadium-double-header/ Connolly: Getting to league final is a bonus For a team bidding to complete a hat-trick of football league titles, Dublin attacker Diarmuid Connolly believes that an appearance in another decider is very much bonus territory for Jim Gavin's outfit. Tue, 21 Apr 2015 09:18:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0420/695485-diarmuid-connolly/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2015/0420/695485-diarmuid-connolly/ Semple Stadium to host Division 1 hurling final The Allianz Hurling League Division 1 final between Cork and Waterford will take place at Semple Stadium on Sunday 3 May. Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:20:16 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0420/695411-semple-stadium-to-host-division-1-hurling-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/hurling/2015/0420/695411-semple-stadium-to-host-division-1-hurling-final/