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, 23 Oct 2016 17:54:13 +0100 Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:54:13 +0100 Sport News 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. Sun, 23 Oct 2016 17:33:07 +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/ Ireland beaten in Hurling-Shinty international Ireland can have no complaints after they were well beaten by Scotland 0-15 to 0-05 in the annual Hurling-Shinty international at Bught Park, Inverness on Saturday. Sat, 22 Oct 2016 21:54:56 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1022/826144-hurling-shinty/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1022/826144-hurling-shinty/ Donaghy likely to continue 'if body is able' Kieran Donaghy will return for Kerry next year if he feels he can contribute to the Kingdom's cause, the 33-year-old told RTÉ. Sat, 22 Oct 2016 10:52:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1022/826039-kieran-donaghy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1022/826039-kieran-donaghy/ Killyclogher claim Tyrone title with replay romp Killyclogher were crowned champions of Tyrone for the second time as they swept to a 14 points win over Coalisland in a one-sided replay. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 22:20:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1021/825977-tyrone-sfc-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1021/825977-tyrone-sfc-final/ Padraig Pearses win could be bittersweet for Cake Old friends become foes on Sunday, at least briefly, as Shane 'Cake' Curran's Padraig Pearses and Frankie Dolan's St Brigid's clash in the Roscommon Senior Football Championship final. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:50:20 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1021/825858-roscommon-senior-football-championship-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1021/825858-roscommon-senior-football-championship-final/ McStay given two more years in Roscommon Kevin McStay has been ratified as Roscommon manager for two more years, bringing to an end weeks of speculation about his future in the role. Fri, 21 Oct 2016 10:25:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1020/825680-mcstay-rossie/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1020/825680-mcstay-rossie/ Football championship attendances continue to fall Figures released by the GAA have shown another sharp fall in All-Ireland football championship attendances. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 19:44:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1020/825530-gaa/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1020/825530-gaa/ At a glance: Club championship weekend It's a busy weekend of club matches in both codes with 15 county finals down for decision Sun, 23 Oct 2016 09:04:44 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1020/825558-at-a-glance/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1020/825558-at-a-glance/ Zach Tuohy completes switch to Geelong Zach Tuohy completed his AFL move from Carlton to Geelong on Thursday morning - and said he expects "an absolute pasting" from the fans he's left behind when the two teams meet next year. Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:14:35 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1020/825531-zach-tuohy-completes-switch-to-geelong/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1020/825531-zach-tuohy-completes-switch-to-geelong/ Changes will 'invigorate championship', says Duffy The GAA's new football structure proposal is not perfect but has the potential to "invigorate the championship", according to Páraic Duffy. Wed, 19 Oct 2016 17:21:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1019/825349-gaa-football-championship-proposals/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/1019/825349-gaa-football-championship-proposals/