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 Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:15:53 +0000 Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:15:53 +0000 Sport News Kennelly plays down International Rules controversy Former Kerry footballer and Sydney Swans player Tadhg Kennelly has played down the controversy surrounding the heavy hits in Saturday's International Rules game between Ireland and Australia. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 22:55:55 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1120/921476-kennelly-says/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1120/921476-kennelly-says/ Bolton says he is indebted to Kieran McGeeney Recently retired Kildare player Emmet Bolton has praised former Lilywhites' boss Kieran McGeeney for the impact he had on his career and also on football in the county. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:15:53 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1120/921427-bolton-mcgeeney-soft/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1120/921427-bolton-mcgeeney-soft/ Inaugural Camogie All-Stars tour jet off next week The inaugural Camogie All-Stars tour is set to travel to Madrid next week. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 14:56:01 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1120/921488-inaugural-camogie-tour/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1120/921488-inaugural-camogie-tour/ Can International Rules rules be good for football? As the dust settles on the latest instalment of series, we look at what rules from the compromise game could be adapted to benefit Gaelic football. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:14:36 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921309-gaa-international-rules/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921309-gaa-international-rules/ Clare beat Galway in frenetic Fenway final A superb display by Peter Duggan helped Clare capture the AIG Fenway Hurling Classic title at Fenway Park. Mon, 20 Nov 2017 08:45:15 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921339-clare-beat-galway-in/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921339-clare-beat-galway-in/ Na Piarsaigh find the intensity to ignite machine Na Piarsaigh goalkeeper Podge Kennedy on the guts, guile and a physical presence the side showed when required when sealing a fourth Munster hurling club title. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 18:29:04 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921304-hard-work-pays-off-as-the-na-piarsaigh-machine/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921304-hard-work-pays-off-as-the-na-piarsaigh-machine/ Bryan Sheehan retires from Kerry duty Five-time All-Ireland champion Bryan Sheehan has announced his retirement from inter-county football with Kerry. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 15:40:27 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921284-bryan-sheehan-kerry/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921284-bryan-sheehan-kerry/ Con's artistry helps Cuala overpower St Martin's Dual star Con O'Callaghan shone again with 1-03 for Cuala as the AIB All-Ireland club hurling title holders cruised through to another provincial decider. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 18:06:05 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921287-con-job-helps-cuala-overpower-st-martins/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921287-con-job-helps-cuala-overpower-st-martins/ Fortune favours Gaels as late goal books final spot A goal in the sixth minute of injury time put Cavan Gaels into an Ulster club SFC final for the first time in 40 years after a crazy semi-final replay at Clones. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 16:18:28 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921295-fortune-favours-gaels-as-late-goal-books-final-spot/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921295-fortune-favours-gaels-as-late-goal-books-final-spot/ Young American inspired to form new hurling club A chance viewing of an under-21 hurling match between Clare and Cork led young American Michael Walsh to set-up his own hurling club in Rhode Island Sun, 19 Nov 2017 18:13:43 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921302-hurling-game-inspires-american-teen-to-form-new-club/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921302-hurling-game-inspires-american-teen-to-form-new-club/ Staunton shines as Carnacon stroll into final Cora Staunton collected 1-7 as five-time winners Carnacon booked their place in a first All-Ireland ladies senior club final since 2013. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 21:29:34 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921297-staunton-shines-as-carnacon-stroll-into-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921297-staunton-shines-as-carnacon-stroll-into-final/ Kilcormac/Killoughey conquer Mount Leinster Kilcormac/Killoughey advanced to face Cuala in the Leinster final after a 2-21 to 0-10 victory over Carlow champions Mount Leinster Rangers. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 16:22:28 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921294-kilcormac-killoughey-mount-leinster-rangers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921294-kilcormac-killoughey-mount-leinster-rangers/ Na Piarsaigh step on the gas to regain provincial title Na Piarsaigh claimed a fourth Munster senior hurling club title thanks to Adrian Breen's 1-5 haul, a win that leaves them as Limerick's most successful hurling club on the provincial scene. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 20:45:11 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921291-na-piarsaigh-step-on-the-gas-to-regain-provincial-title/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1119/921291-na-piarsaigh-step-on-the-gas-to-regain-provincial-title/ Extra-time goal sends Mourneabbey to All-Ireland final Laura Fitzgerald's extra-time goal sealed victory for Mourneabbey in a gripping All-Ireland senior ladies club football semi-final against Foxrock-Cabinteely of Dublin. Sat, 18 Nov 2017 18:23:01 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1118/921137-mourneabbey/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1118/921137-mourneabbey/ 'Murphy was hit by everything bar chairs in the stand' Ireland manager Joe Kernan has heavily criticised the performance of the referees in the second International Rules Test. Sat, 18 Nov 2017 19:52:29 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1118/921084-murphy-was-hit-by-everything-bar-chairs-in-the-stand/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1118/921084-murphy-was-hit-by-everything-bar-chairs-in-the-stand/ Donoghue to hold talks with Glynn over summer plans Galway manager Micheál Donoghue said that he may have a chat with Johnny Glynn over the weekend at the AIG Fenway Classic about his availability for 2018 but stressed he won't be putting any pressure on the Ardrahan clubman. Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:36:10 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1118/921092-donoghue-to-hold-talks-with-glynn-over/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1118/921092-donoghue-to-hold-talks-with-glynn-over/ Irish players salute International Rules series Ireland's high-profile players saluted the International Rules after two hard-fought games with Australia, with captain Aidan O'Shea hoping it will end the debate about the future of series. Sat, 18 Nov 2017 14:30:45 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1118/921091-irish-players-salute-international-rules-series/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1118/921091-irish-players-salute-international-rules-series/ Improved Ireland go down fighting in Perth Ireland threatened a comeback in the second Test of the International Rules series but a strong finish saw Australia claim the Cormac McAnallen trophy. Sat, 18 Nov 2017 17:26:24 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1118/921061-improved-ireland-go-down-fighting-perth/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1118/921061-improved-ireland-go-down-fighting-perth/ Ciaran Sheehan: 'I was lucky enough to get four years' Ireland's late International Rules call-up Ciaran Sheehan says he isn't bitter over being let go by Carlton and has yet to decide whether he'll return to Ireland and resume his inter-county career with Cork. Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:12:18 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1117/920944-ciaran-sheehan-i-was/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1117/920944-ciaran-sheehan-i-was/ At a Glance: Sunday's club championship action The Munster hurling final should be intriguing as Ballygunner take on Na Piarsaigh, while it's semi-final day in Leinster and in football Derrygonnelly and Cavan Gaels meet again at the last-four stage. Sun, 19 Nov 2017 13:44:38 +0000 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1117/920905-at-a-glance-international-rules-and-club-action/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/1117/920905-at-a-glance-international-rules-and-club-action/