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 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:51:48 +0100 Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:51:48 +0100 Sport News Limerick swat Tipp aside to reach Munster U21 semis Limerick have booked their place in the Munster U21 hurling semi-finals with a 2-24 to 0-19 victory over Tipperary at the Gaelic Grounds. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 22:03:52 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0622/884891-limerick-swat-tipp-aside/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0622/884891-limerick-swat-tipp-aside/ Ryan: Tipp's time in "hurling purgatory" nearly over Tipperary hurling manager Michael Ryan says his team's time in "hurling purgatory is nearly served" as they await the draw for the hurling qualifiers next Monday. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:51:48 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0622/884761-ryan-tipps-time-in-hurling-purgatory-nearly-over/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0622/884761-ryan-tipps-time-in-hurling-purgatory-nearly-over/ Wexford and Kilkenny set up U21 Leinster final date Wexford and Kilkenny will meet in the Leinster U21 hurling final after contrasting 10-point victories over Carlow and Westmeath respectively. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:48:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884585-wexford-and-kilkenny-set-up-u21-leinster-final/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884585-wexford-and-kilkenny-set-up-u21-leinster-final/ Limerick's Mulcahy: Everyone is tuned in this year Niamh Mulcahy is looking for greater consistency from Limerick as they bid to resuscitate theirAll-Ireland Camogie Championship ambitions against Cork in Páirc Uí Rinn on Saturday. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 06:40:27 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884473-niamh-mulcahy/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884473-niamh-mulcahy/ Murphy appointed selector by Waterford Former Waterford defender Eoin Murphy has been appointed as a selector to the Déise hurling team after acting in an advisory capacity in recent weeks. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 13:51:43 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884463-murphy-appointed-selector-by-waterford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884463-murphy-appointed-selector-by-waterford/ Fitzgerald may stay in stands despite ban coming to end Wexford manager Davy Fitzgerald will have served his eight-week ban for an altercation with Tipperary's Jason Forde in time for Wexford's Leinster SHC final against Galway on Sunday week, but he claimed he might still stay perched at the back of the stands. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 14:59:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884333-fitzgerald-may-stay-in-stands-despite-ban-coming-to-end/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0621/884333-fitzgerald-may-stay-in-stands-despite-ban-coming-to-end/ Times and dates set for round 2A of football qualifiers The times and dates for round 2A of the football qualifiers have been confirmed. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 19:40:45 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0620/884202-times-and-dates-for-round-2a-of-the-football-qualifiers/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0620/884202-times-and-dates-for-round-2a-of-the-football-qualifiers/ Meath defeat was embarrassing & humiliating - Flynn Bernard Flynn warned Meath have to completely reassess the direction they are heading after an "embarrassing" and "humiliating" defeat to Kildare in the Lienster SFC semi-final. Tue, 20 Jun 2017 12:57:28 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/884009-embarrassing-defeat-has-meath-at-crossroads-flynn/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/884009-embarrassing-defeat-has-meath-at-crossroads-flynn/ Mullane: Déise need role for Gleeson & clash with Cats John Mullane said Waterford need two things to get their summer back on track: to find a defined role for Austin Gleeson, and to draw Kilkenny in the qualifiers. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:52:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/883995-john-mullane/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/883995-john-mullane/ Large bags and rucksacks banned from Croke Park People will no longer be able to bring large bags and backpacks into Croke Park following a review of security arrangements at the stadium. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 22:11:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/news/2017/0619/883969-croke-park/ http://www.rte.ie/news/2017/0619/883969-croke-park/ Antrim replay hopes fade over 'extra' Sligo sub Hopes are fading that Antrim will be granted a replay of their Round 1A qualifier with Sligo due to too many substitutes being used by the Yeats men. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 12:35:13 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/883871-substitution-sligo/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/883871-substitution-sligo/ Special Congress called to discuss hurling changes The GAA have confirmed that a Special Congress will be held on 30 September to consider proposals for the reform of the hurling championships. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 19:07:17 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/883899-special-congress-called-to-discuss-hurling-changes/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/883899-special-congress-called-to-discuss-hurling-changes/ Longford will put it up to Donegal, says Dolan Former Westmeath All Star Dessie Dolan believes that Donegal have everything to lose when they take on Longford in the Round 2A football qualifier. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 14:17:58 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/883848-longford-will-put-it-up-to-donegal-says-dolan/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/883848-longford-will-put-it-up-to-donegal-says-dolan/ Mayo and Donegal given home advantage in qualifier draw Mayo and Donegal will be given the opportunity to reboot their All-Ireland ambitions in front of their home fans following the draw for Round 2A of the qualifiers. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:36:50 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/883811-qualifier-draw/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0619/883811-qualifier-draw/ Seamus Harnedy refreshed by Cork's fountain of youth Seamus Harnedy may be only 26, but the Cork forward said the county's fountain of youth is pushing him to new heights after their Semple Stadium slaying of Waterford. Mon, 19 Jun 2017 10:37:09 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883696-stephen-mcdonnell/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883696-stephen-mcdonnell/ Loughnane: Galway rightly favoured but doubts remain Ger Loughnane believes that Galway deserve their tag as favourites for the All-Ireland title but says that doubts still remain about their on-field leadership in big games. Sun, 18 Jun 2017 23:19:03 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883733-loughnane-galway-rightly-favoured-but-doubts-remain/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883733-loughnane-galway-rightly-favoured-but-doubts-remain/ Pat Spillane: Brilliant Tyrone have laid down a marker Pat Spillane thinks Mickey Harte has "thrown off the shackles" on a Tyrone side he believes produced the most complete performance of the Championship so far against Donegal. Sun, 18 Jun 2017 23:14:19 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883738-pat-spillane/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883738-pat-spillane/ Cork beat Waterford in gripping Munster semi-final Cork backed up their shock win over Tipperary with an impressive 0-23 to 1-15 Munster SHC semi-final victory over Waterford at a scorching Semple Stadium. Sun, 18 Jun 2017 23:36:10 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883669-cork-waterford/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883669-cork-waterford/ Donegal have 'major issues', says selector Maxi Curran Donegal selector Maxi Curran says his side have serious questions to ask of themselves after their nine-point defeat to Tyrone in Sunday's Ulster senior football semi-final in Clones. Sun, 18 Jun 2017 23:14:31 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883666-weve-serious-questions-to-ask-ourselfe/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883666-weve-serious-questions-to-ask-ourselfe/ McStay: It's time for Rossies to break into the bubble Roscommon boss Kevin McStay said last week's clash between Mayo and Galway was "the Connacht final for all intents and purposes", but he believes his team can finally turn some heads and earn some respect. Wed, 21 Jun 2017 08:54:15 +0100 http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883680-mcstay/ http://www.rte.ie/sport/gaa/2017/0618/883680-mcstay/