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, 1 May 2016 00:33:22 +0100 Sun, 1 May 2016 00:33:22 +0100 Sport News Mayo burst to pulsating All-Ireland U21 crown Conor Loftus hit the crucial goal with two minutes left as Mayo secured the EirGrid All-Ireland U-21 final after an enthralling victory over Cork at Cusack Park. Sun, 1 May 2016 00:02:33 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2016/0430/785369-cork-v-mayo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/football/2016/0430/785369-cork-v-mayo/ VIDEO: Mayo win first U21 title in a decade Reaction from Mayo manager Michael Solan and defender Shairoze Akram after the county's All-Ireland U-21 triumph. Sun, 1 May 2016 00:33:22 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0430/785432-video-mayo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0430/785432-video-mayo/ Christy Ring/Nicky Rackard round-up Antrim kept their Christy Ring Cup odyssey on track with a 2-14 to 1-12 Round 2A dismissal of Roscommon in Dunloy on Saturday afternoon. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 21:46:46 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0430/785342-christy-ring-nicky-rackard-round-up/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0430/785342-christy-ring-nicky-rackard-round-up/ Tony Kelly named at full-forward for Clare The Clare team to play Waterford in the Allianz HL Division 1 final show two changes from that which defeated Kilkenny in the semi-final, with the injured John Conlan and Paul Flanagan making way. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 22:40:07 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0430/785427-tony-kelly-named-at-full-forward-for-clare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0430/785427-tony-kelly-named-at-full-forward-for-clare/ Meath promoted to camogie's top tier Meath will get a taste of top tier camogie next year after outlasting Galway to be crowned Irish Daily Star National League Division 2 champions at St Brendan's Park, Birr. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 20:55:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0430/785407-meath-promoted-to-camogies-top-tier/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0430/785407-meath-promoted-to-camogies-top-tier/ Duignan: Modern-day hurling not a great advert While accepting that Clare and Waterford will provide a great tactical battle in Sunday's Allianz HL Division 1 final, RTÉ pundit Michael Duignan believes the lack of space afforded to attackers is having a negative impact on the modern game Fri, 29 Apr 2016 16:09:59 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0429/785179-michael-duignan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0429/785179-michael-duignan/ Kelly: Clare looking to find renewed momentum Clare goalkeeper Pa Kelly is hoping that the momentum that took the side to All-Ireland glory in 2013 can again act as a catalyst for success in the weeks and months ahead. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:10:25 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784907-kelly-clare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784907-kelly-clare/ Connerton: Longford preparing for qualifiers Longford football manager Denis Connerton has said he is "extremely angry" with the county's preparations for the Leinster championship and says they are now preparing for the qualifiers. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:27:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784990-longford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784990-longford/ In Numbers: Hurling League final We look at some key stats that underscore Sunday's Allianz HL Division 1 final between Clare and Waterford. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 07:20:24 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784931-in-numbers-hurling-league-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784931-in-numbers-hurling-league-final/ Coen: This Mayo team never throws in the towel Mayo U21 captain Stephen Coen has said a deep-rooted refusal to ever throw in the towel is behind the county's drive to an All-Ireland FC final. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 23:28:30 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784909-stephen-coen/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784909-stephen-coen/ Video: Kerry hurlers primed for Leinster debut Kerry are looking to make an impact in their maiden Leinster championship. Sat, 30 Apr 2016 20:26:42 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0430/785413-kerry-hurlers-primed-for-leinster-debut/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0430/785413-kerry-hurlers-primed-for-leinster-debut/ Colm Galvin at the heart of Clare rejuvenation After a difficult two years following ultimate glory in 2013, the Clare hurlers are again resembling a side capable of challenging for top honours. Sunday's Allianz League Final against Waterford offers the first silverware opportunity since that unforgettable day in Croke Park. Fri, 29 Apr 2016 12:49:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784885-colm-galvin-at-the-heart-of-clare-rejuvenation/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784885-colm-galvin-at-the-heart-of-clare-rejuvenation/ Tommy Walsh opts out of Kerry football squad Kerry will have to plan without Tommy Walsh for the upcoming Munster championship after the player decided to opt out of the county's football panel. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 14:40:47 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784866-report-tommy-walsh-to-quit-kerry-panel/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784866-report-tommy-walsh-to-quit-kerry-panel/ Cronin wants to keep Under-21 Championship Cork Under-21 captain Stephen Cronin believes that it is a mistake to end the Under-21 football championship after the GAA announced plans to scrap it. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 12:24:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784822-stephen-cronin-wants-to-keep-under-21-championship/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0428/784822-stephen-cronin-wants-to-keep-under-21-championship/ Gleeson seeks more silverware on Déise journey Whatever the outcome of Sunday's Allianz Hurling final, Austin Gleeson is confident that Waterford's momentum is showing no signs of slowing down. Thu, 28 Apr 2016 16:52:34 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0427/784706-gleeson-seeks-more-silverare-on-deise-journey/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0427/784706-gleeson-seeks-more-silverare-on-deise-journey/ McGrath: Clare are 'best team' in the country Waterford boss Derek McGrath is well aware of the "mind games" played between managers ahead of big games but still declares second-tier champions Clare "the best team in the country". Wed, 27 Apr 2016 11:40:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0426/784465-derek-mcgrath-waterford-clare/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0426/784465-derek-mcgrath-waterford-clare/ Analysis: GAA must tame Dublin monster they made Two decades ago or so the GAA sat down to draw up a plan for Dublin. It's time for them to do it again to combat the beast they have created. Tue, 26 Apr 2016 14:26:14 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0425/784105-dublin-gaa/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0425/784105-dublin-gaa/ 'Kerry will be embarrassed by League final defeat' Bernard Flynn says Kerry have a huge amount of work to do if they are to challenge for All-Ireland honours after their eleven-point defeat to Dublin in the Allianz Division 1 Final. Mon, 25 Apr 2016 09:55:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0424/783965-kerry-will-be-embarrassed-by-league-final-defeat/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0424/783965-kerry-will-be-embarrassed-by-league-final-defeat/ VIDEO: League Sunday panel discuss 'scary' Dublin The RTÉ League Sunday panel believe the worrying thing for Dublin's rivals is that they comprehensively defeated Kerry in the Allianz Division 1 panel without ever hitting top gear. Mon, 25 Apr 2016 10:03:20 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0424/783976-video-league-sunday-panel-discuss-scary-dublin/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0424/783976-video-league-sunday-panel-discuss-scary-dublin/ Tyrone see off Cavan for silverware Connor McAliskey and Ronan O'Neill led the scoring at Croke Park as Tyrone maintained their impressive unbeaten start to 2016 while taking victory in the Allianz National Football League Division 2 final. Sun, 24 Apr 2016 15:47:57 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0424/783916-tyrone-v-cavan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2016/0424/783916-tyrone-v-cavan/