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GAA

GAA

The Gaelic Athletic Association (Irish: Cumann Lúthchleas Gael) is an amateur Irish and international cultural and sporting organisation focused primarily on promoting Gaelic games, which include the traditional Irish sports of hurling, camogie, Gaelic football, handball and rounders. The GAA also promotes Irish music and dance, and the Irish language.

# gaa - Today’s News

From The Score Have the Clare players changed since winning the All-Ireland? Not a bit, says Galway hurler Banner Role Models

Have the Clare players changed since winning the All-Ireland? Not a bit, says Galway hurler

Jonathan Glynn has high praise for his UL teammates on the Clare panel.

# gaa - Yesterday’s News

From The Score Gerry Adams, Brendan Cummins and Diarmuid O’Sullivan pay tribute as Tony Browne retires Saluting A Legend This post contains images

Gerry Adams, Brendan Cummins and Diarmuid O’Sullivan pay tribute as Tony Browne retires

The Mount Sion club man has called time after brilliant service to his county.

From The Score 16 reasons why Waterford’s Tony Browne is a hurling legend Deise Deity

16 reasons why Waterford’s Tony Browne is a hurling legend

After 23 long seasons of inter-county hurling, the Mount Sion man has called it a day.

From The Score AFL clubs chasing Red Hand starlet McKenna as he catches the eye in trials Men At Work

AFL clubs chasing Red Hand starlet McKenna as he catches the eye in trials

“I do definitely want to come over. It’d be an unbelievable experience if I get a chance to go,” the Tyrone prospect says.

From The Score Jackie Tyrell enjoying new role with rejuvenated Kilkenny GAA

Jackie Tyrell enjoying new role with rejuvenated Kilkenny

There’s a ‘swagger’ in the Cats’ panel this year, he says.

From The Score Cooper unconvinced amalgamating sides is the way forward for GAA Townie

Cooper unconvinced amalgamating sides is the way forward for GAA

Weaker counties and smaller club sides could see their prospects improved by merging.

From The Score ‘We’re nearly in a relationship for the next six months!’ – Dubs cruciate victims Kilkenny and O’Brien Brothers In Arms

‘We’re nearly in a relationship for the next six months!’ – Dubs cruciate victims Kilkenny and O’Brien

The Castleknock player suffered a season-ending injury last month against Kildare.

# gaa - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

From The Score Bergin bags a brace of goals at Tipperary see off Waterford in Munster minor football tie Premier Pride

Bergin bags a brace of goals at Tipperary see off Waterford in Munster minor football tie

The Premier had four points to spare at the Fraher Field this evening.

From The Score Cork fire six goals in 23-point victory against Limerick in Munster minor clash Rebel Roar

Cork fire six goals in 23-point victory against Limerick in Munster minor clash

Michael Hurley and Damien Buckley both bagged a brace of goals for the Rebels.

From The Score Jack O’Connor sees Kerry minors get off to a flier with 15-point win over Clare Power Of The Kingdom

Jack O’Connor sees Kerry minors get off to a flier with 15-point win over Clare

The sides clashed in tonight’s Munster minor football opener in Ennis.

From The Score The Government will invest €7.4 million in grassroots soccer, rugby and GAA this year Funding

The Government will invest €7.4 million in grassroots soccer, rugby and GAA this year

Irish Sports Council funding aims to encourage and create opportunities for young people.

From The Score Green Eyed Monster – Tipperary squad ‘very jealous’ of league semi-final opponents Clare Growing Envy

Green Eyed Monster – Tipperary squad ‘very jealous’ of league semi-final opponents Clare

Brendan Bugler believes that Tipperary will be highly motivated on Sunday afternoon.

From The Score Cork announce U21 football side to face Roscommon in All-Ireland semi-final Rebels Against Rossies

Cork announce U21 football side to face Roscommon in All-Ireland semi-final

There’s no changes to the Rebels side for Saturday’s clash in Portlaoise.

From The Score Here’s the key GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week Get Out The Diary

Here’s the key GAA fixtures to keep an eye on this week

The dates, times and venues are in for the upcoming action.

From The Score Pay for play in GAA? ‘It’s not going to happen in my lifetime but it will go there eventually’ Going Pro

Pay for play in GAA? ‘It’s not going to happen in my lifetime but it will go there eventually’

The 2013 Allstar midfielder concedes that pay-for-play may not happen during his playing days but it is a scenario that will eventually come to pass.

From The Score Jack O’Connor is back in charge of a Kerry team in championship tonight Return Of The Jack

Jack O’Connor is back in charge of a Kerry team in championship tonight

O’Connor takes the Kerry minors to Ennis for their Munster clash against Clare.

From The Score Brick Walsh pays tribute to Wayne Hutchinson after depression struggle revealed Deise Comrades

Brick Walsh pays tribute to Wayne Hutchinson after depression struggle revealed

“I would have played with Wayne a lot, I’d know him well. You’d have to commend him.”

# gaa - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

From The Score VIDEO: 1934 All-Ireland final features a priest, confusing jerseys and silky soccer skills Vintage Football

The 5 at 5: Tuesday

5 minutes, 5 stories, 5 o’clock…

From The Score Here’s the Cork and Limerick minor football sides for their Munster championship opener Rebels Choice
From The Score Paraic Duffy: Making games accessible to Irish abroad our main priority in Sky Sports deal Sky Sports

Paraic Duffy: Making games accessible to Irish abroad our main priority in Sky Sports deal

GAA President Liam O’Neill and Director-General Paraic Duffy appeared before an Oireachtas committee today.

From The Score As it happened: GAA bosses face Oireachtas Committee over Sky Sports TV deal New Sky Thinking

As it happened: GAA bosses face Oireachtas Committee over Sky Sports TV deal

GAA President Liam O’Neill and Director-General Paraic Duffy appeared before the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Transport and Communications.

How banks are helping SMEs and why the GAA signed a deal with SKY Sports

What’s going on in Leinster House? Well, as you asked…

From The Score No change with black card, says the man on the end of last year’s most talked-about tackle Black Card

No change with black card, says the man on the end of last year’s most talked-about tackle

The stats show higher scoring but Monaghan’s Conor McManus says it’s as hard as ever to get away from defenders.

From The Score Quick league start even better than we expected, says Clare’s McInerney Final Four

Quick league start even better than we expected, says Clare’s McInerney

Davy Fitz’s Banner face Tipperary in the Gaelic Grounds this Sunday.

# gaa - Monday 14 April, 2014

From The Score 5 talking points after 14-man Derry bounce back to turn over Mayo Showing Their Steel

5 talking points after 14-man Derry bounce back to turn over Mayo

Mayo can’t seal the deal again while Derry’s rise in the league continues.

From The Score 5 talking points after Dublin’s comeback win against Cork Comment

5 talking points after Dublin’s comeback win against Cork

Dublin showcased their resilience and array of options while Cork mixed attacking riches with a second-half collapse.

From The Score O’Neill and Duffy to face Oireachtas Committee tomorrow over new GAA TV deal with Sky Sports Case For Defence

O’Neill and Duffy to face Oireachtas Committee tomorrow over new GAA TV deal with Sky Sports

The GAA President and Director-General will appear before the Oireachtas Joint Committee on Transport and Communications.

From The Score ‘I don’t see what a person’s sexuality has to do with anything’ – Ger Brennan Open

‘I don’t see what a person’s sexuality has to do with anything’ – Ger Brennan

The Dublin and St Vincent’s footballer has stressed the importance of diversity and inclusiveness within the GAA and sport as a whole.

From The Score As Mayo lose another game against 14 men, it’s time for serious analysis says James Horan No Excuses

As Mayo lose another game against 14 men, it’s time for serious analysis says James Horan

Horan admits that it’s time for Mayo to pore over what went wrong against Derry.

From The Score 19 of the best pictures from the GAA weekend Captured In Action This post contains images

19 of the best pictures from the GAA weekend

Dublin, Derry, Offaly, PS Chorca Dhuibhne and Colaiste Choilm were all celebrating over the weekend.

Spot a sad Enda and a happy McGuinness at Croke Park as Derry beat Mayo

Tough day at the office for An Taoiseach.

From The Score Gavin hails the Dubs – ‘the mental resolve that they showed, we know they have that’ Showing Their Mettle

Gavin hails the Dubs – ‘the mental resolve that they showed, we know they have that’

Jim Gavin saw his side reach a second successive league final.

# gaa - Sunday 13 April, 2014

From The Score MDMA inspires brilliant Dublin comeback from 10 points down against Cork Match Report

MDMA inspires brilliant Dublin comeback from 10 points down against Cork

Two early goals had propelled the Rebels into a commanding position, but Dublin responded with 2 – 13 in the second half.

From The Score Dublin beat Wexford in their Leinster MHC opener GAA

Dublin beat Wexford in their Leinster MHC opener

Sean Grey top-scored for the Dubs.

From The Score 14-man Derry clinch Allianz football league final spot Final Destination

14-man Derry clinch Allianz football league final spot

Mayo and Derry met in the first semi-final in Croke Park today.

From The Score As it happened: Dublin v Cork, Allianz Division 1 football league semi-final Chasing Final Day

As it happened: Dublin v Cork, Allianz Division 1 football league semi-final

Will it be Jim Gavin or Brian Cuthbert celebrating tonight?

From The Score As it happened: Mayo v Derry, Allianz Division 1 football league semi-final Last Four

As it happened: Mayo v Derry, Allianz Division 1 football league semi-final

The first part of a double-header at Croke Park sees Mayo front up against Derry.

# gaa - Saturday 12 April, 2014

From The Score Kingdom come for Offaly but Faithful County survive relegation scare Fight Back

Kingdom come for Offaly but Faithful County survive relegation scare

The final score doesn’t do Kerry’s efforts justice this evening.

From The Score Wins for Offaly, Kildare and Meath in the Leinster MHC first round GAA

Wins for Offaly, Kildare and Meath in the Leinster MHC first round

Carlow, Westmeath and Wicklow all missed out.

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