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 Sun, 7 Feb 2016 21:56:20 +0000 Sun, 7 Feb 2016 21:56:20 +0000 Sport News McStay: Rossies absolutely deserved Kerry win Roscommon co-manager Kevin McStay said his men were "absolutely deserving" of their first ever Allianz Football League win in Kerry on Sunday. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 21:35:34 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766159-mcstay/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766159-mcstay/ Healy: Cork will respond after 'poor' display Cork manager Peadar Healy said his side could have "no excuses" after their 10-point defeat to Donegal but insists they will bounce back from the battering in Ballyshannon. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 21:56:20 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766166-healy-cork-will-respond-after-poor-display/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766166-healy-cork-will-respond-after-poor-display/ Roscommon conquer Kingdom for surprise win Roscommon recorded their first ever Allianz Football League win on Kerry soil with a 0-14 to 1-10 victory at Fitzgerald Stadium this afternoon. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 17:04:46 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766096-kerry-v-roscommon/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766096-kerry-v-roscommon/ Donegal drub Cork to remain in top spot Donegal stay top of the Allianz Football League Division 1 table after an impressive 2-14 to 1-07 victory against Cork at Fr Tierney Park. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 17:16:26 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2016/0207/766092-donegal-v-cork/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2016/0207/766092-donegal-v-cork/ Monaghan hold off late Down rally Monaghan just about held out in a frenetic finish for a 0-13 to 0-11 win over a resurgent Down at St Tiarnach's Park, as the hosts made it two wins from two outings in Division 1 of the Allianz Football League. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 17:18:45 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2016/0207/766097-monaghan-v-down/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2016/0207/766097-monaghan-v-down/ Bennettsbridge add inter title to junior crown Bennettsbridge claimed an historic AIB All-Ireland club intermediate hurling title success against Abbeyknockmoy at Croke Park today, while Glenmore overcome Eoghan Rua, Coleraine in the junior final. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 18:18:03 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766142-bennettsbridge-add-inter-title-to-junior-crown/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766142-bennettsbridge-add-inter-title-to-junior-crown/ Ladies' NFL round-up: Kerry defeat Cork There were wins for Kerry, Mayo, Armagh and Galway in today's Lidl Ladies National Football League action. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 18:52:57 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766149-lidl-ladies-national-football-league-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766149-lidl-ladies-national-football-league-round-up/ Tyrone make it two from two against Galway Tyrone continued their impressive start to life in Division 2 of the Allianz Football League as they trumped Galway in Salthill, but they had to endure a late flurry from the hosts who scored 1-3 without reply in the dying minutes. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 16:41:17 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766100-galway-v-tyrone/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766100-galway-v-tyrone/ Fermanagh finish strong to see off Meath Fermanagh kicked five unanswered points in the final quarter to beat 14-man Meath in a dogged Allianz FL Division 2 contest at Brewster Park. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 16:17:29 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766099-fermanagh-v-meath/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766099-fermanagh-v-meath/ Division 3 round-up: Home comforts all round Kildare, Longford, Sligo, Tipperary all claimed home wins in Division 3 of the Allianz Football League this afternoon. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 19:53:16 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766122-allianz-football-league-division-3-roundup/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766122-allianz-football-league-division-3-roundup/ Division 4 round-up: Antrim, Louth and Wicklow win Antrim, Louth and Wicklow claimed victories in Division 4 of the Allianz Football League today. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 16:49:29 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766105-allianz-fl-division-4/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0207/766105-allianz-fl-division-4/ Stephen Rochford rues Mayo wastefulness Stephen Rochford was unhappy with Mayo's inability to take their chances in his side's Allianz Football League defeat to Dublin in Castlebar on Saturday night. Sun, 7 Feb 2016 09:20:56 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/766004-s/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/766004-s/ Dublin edge out Mayo in Castlebar dogfight Reigning champions Dublin made it back to back wins at the start of the Allianz League as they dug out a 0-09 to 0-07 victory over Mayo at Elvery's MacHale Park. Sat, 6 Feb 2016 21:48:18 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765980-mayo-v-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765980-mayo-v-dublin/ Laois hold off Armagh fightback Laois survived a strong final-quarter comeback from Armagh to pick up a first league win in Division 2, with a 1-13 to 0-15 victory at the Athletic Grounds. Sat, 6 Feb 2016 21:50:07 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765991-laois-hold-off-armagh-fightback/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765991-laois-hold-off-armagh-fightback/ Derry keep cool to claims points in freezing Cavan Cavan and Derry served up a thriller at a bitterly cold Kingspan Breffni Park, with Mark Lynch's 65th-minute free winning it for the visitors. Sat, 6 Feb 2016 21:09:33 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765990-derry-cavan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765990-derry-cavan/ St Mary's Cahirciveen and Templenoe claim glory St Mary's Cahirciveen and Templenoe claimed the AIB All-Ireland Intermediate and Junior football titles respectively. Sat, 6 Feb 2016 19:04:05 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765965-st-marys-cahirciveen-and-templenoe-claim-glory/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765965-st-marys-cahirciveen-and-templenoe-claim-glory/ Na Piarsaigh set up final date with Cushendall There may have been controversy in the air but Na Piarsaigh won't mind after booking their place in a very first AIB GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Club Championship final. Sat, 6 Feb 2016 18:54:10 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765929-oulart-the-ballagh-v-na-piarsaigh/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765929-oulart-the-ballagh-v-na-piarsaigh/ Cushendall break hoodoo to reach first final Ruairí Óg Cushendall qualified for their first AIB GAA Hurling All-Ireland Senior Club Championship final with a superb victory at Páirc Tailteann when beating Galway champions Sarsfields by 3-12 to 1-06. Sat, 6 Feb 2016 18:54:38 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765928-sarsfields-cushendall/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0206/765928-sarsfields-cushendall/ GPA: Players would boycott 'B' Championship The Gaelic Players Association say that a "significant majority of players" in Division 4 county teams would refuse to play in the GAA's proposed 'B' Senior Football Championship. Fri, 5 Feb 2016 17:31:37 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0205/765737-gpa-players-would-refuse/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0205/765737-gpa-players-would-refuse/ GAA Digest: Three changes for Kerry Tyrone have made four changes for their Allianz Football League clash with Galway at Pearse Stadium on Sunday. Fri, 5 Feb 2016 20:16:30 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0204/765505-tyrone-make-four-changes-for-galway/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0204/765505-tyrone-make-four-changes-for-galway/