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# aflw - Sunday 31 January, 2021

'One of the most exciting Irish talents' helps North Melbourne power top of AFLW ladder
# Kangaroos
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# Kangaroos

'One of the most exciting Irish talents' helps North Melbourne power top of AFLW ladder

Jan 31st 2021, 4:33 PM 8,128 Views 0 Comments

Mayo star Aileen Gilroy picked up where she left off in North’s emphatic opening round win over Geelong.

# aflw - Saturday 30 January, 2021

Dublin's Goldrick wins with Melbourne as Clare's Considine triumphs against Eagles Irish trio
# AFLW
From The42
# AFLW

Dublin's Goldrick wins with Melbourne as Clare's Considine triumphs against Eagles Irish trio

Jan 30th 2021, 11:27 AM 7,333 Views 1 Comment

Different outcomes for the Irish players in action in Round 1 this week.

'The Irish aren't just making up numbers, they're actually some of the best players in the league'
# Expert's View
From The42
# Expert's View

'The Irish aren't just making up numbers, they're actually some of the best players in the league'

Jan 30th 2021, 6:15 AM 7,132 Views 3 Comments

As TG4′s AFLW coverage kicks off today, an in-depth look at how the Irish contingent will fare with CrossCoders agent Jason Hill.

# aflw - Thursday 28 January, 2021

Irish star kicks first goal of 2021 AFLW season and inspires Collingwood to victory
# Flying Start
From The42
# Flying Start

Irish star kicks first goal of 2021 AFLW season and inspires Collingwood to victory

Jan 28th 2021, 1:04 PM 9,147 Views 6 Comments

Cavan’s Aishling Sheridan was on the double, as Sarah Rowe missed out through injury.

Marinoff has three-match AFLW ban for Stack tackle overturned on appeal
# Quashed
From The42
# Quashed

Marinoff has three-match AFLW ban for Stack tackle overturned on appeal

Jan 28th 2021, 10:27 AM 5,713 Views 1 Comment

The AFL appeals board found her not guilty of forceful front-on contact.

Profiles, fixtures, TV - Everything you need to know about the Irish stars lining out in the AFLW
# Ready To Go
From The42
# Ready To Go

Profiles, fixtures, TV - Everything you need to know about the Irish stars lining out in the AFLW

Jan 28th 2021, 6:15 AM 9,985 Views 0 Comments

14 players are involved, with seven counties represented across eight clubs.

# aflw - Friday 22 January, 2021

14 Irish players to feature as TG4 announce weekly matches and highlights of 2021 AFLW season
# On The Box
From The42
# On The Box

14 Irish players to feature as TG4 announce weekly matches and highlights of 2021 AFLW season

Jan 22nd 2021, 12:29 PM 9,658 Views 2 Comments

The Irish language station will show deferred coverage of the games.

# aflw - Thursday 21 January, 2021

Fresh evidence from Crows suggests Stack's injury could have occurred in earlier incident
# AFLW
From The42
# AFLW

Fresh evidence from Crows suggests Stack's injury could have occurred in earlier incident

Jan 21st 2021, 10:06 AM 5,948 Views 0 Comments

Ebony Marinoff’s appeal case has been adjourned until next week.

# aflw - Wednesday 20 January, 2021

'Devastated but counting my blessings' - Brid Stack looking forward to recovery after neck injury
# Update
From The42
# Update

'Devastated but counting my blessings' - Brid Stack looking forward to recovery after neck injury

Jan 20th 2021, 3:19 PM 53,747 Views 3 Comments

The All-Ireland winner suffered a neck fracture in a game in Adelaide on Sunday.

'Grossly disproportionate': Crows to appeal three-match ban for tackle on Bríd Stack
# Appeal
From The42
# Appeal

'Grossly disproportionate': Crows to appeal three-match ban for tackle on Bríd Stack

Jan 20th 2021, 8:35 AM 7,486 Views 3 Comments

Ebony Marinoff set to miss one third of AFL season following tackle on Cork All-Ireland winner.

# aflw - Tuesday 19 January, 2021

AFLW player hit with three-week ban for challenge that injured All-Ireland winner Brid Stack
# Suspended
From The42
# Suspended

AFLW player hit with three-week ban for challenge that injured All-Ireland winner Brid Stack

Jan 19th 2021, 9:33 AM 45,413 Views 14 Comments

Ebony Marinoff has been charged with ‘forceful front-on contact’.

# aflw - Sunday 17 January, 2021

Former Cork star Bríd Stack hospitalised following injury in AFLW practice match
# Best Wishes
From The42
# Best Wishes

Former Cork star Bríd Stack hospitalised following injury in AFLW practice match

Updated Jan 17th 2021, 2:55 PM 47,353 Views 10 Comments

Cork LGFA say there’s positive news coming from Australia, and the Giants player will make a full recovery.

# aflw - Saturday 16 January, 2021

Tipp star McCarthy kicks three goals in impressive debut with new AFLW club
# Off The Mark
From The42
# Off The Mark

Tipp star McCarthy kicks three goals in impressive debut with new AFLW club

Jan 16th 2021, 4:08 PM 6,172 Views 0 Comments

Aisling McCarthy kicked all of her goals in the first quarter of a practice match against the Fremantle Dockers.

# aflw - Saturday 29 August, 2020

'You could never repay your parents. I'm just so grateful for them, I mean that from the bottom of my heart'
# Get To Know The Rowes
From The42
# Get To Know The Rowes

'You could never repay your parents. I'm just so grateful for them, I mean that from the bottom of my heart'

Updated Aug 29th 2020, 10:27 AM 55,553 Views 9 Comments

Sarah Rowe’s parents, Gráinne and Alan, have had a huge influence on the Mayo star’s glittering career so far.

# aflw - Thursday 20 August, 2020

Three-in-a-row All-Ireland champion joins Dublin team-mates at Melbourne for 2021 season
# AFLW
From The42
# AFLW

Three-in-a-row All-Ireland champion joins Dublin team-mates at Melbourne for 2021 season

Aug 20th 2020, 10:05 AM 10,301 Views 0 Comments

Lauren Magee has become the latest Irish player confirmed for the new AFLW season.

'Yes, I signed a contract but I won't believe it until I'm over on Australian soil that I'm there'
# Uncertain Times
From The42
# Uncertain Times

'Yes, I signed a contract but I won't believe it until I'm over on Australian soil that I'm there'

Aug 20th 2020, 6:10 AM 8,365 Views 0 Comments

Mayo star Sarah Rowe recently signed a new two-year contract at Collingwood.

# aflw - Monday 17 August, 2020

Cora Staunton and Yvonne Bonner extend Australian stay with Greater Western Sydney Giants
# One More Year
From The42
# One More Year

Cora Staunton and Yvonne Bonner extend Australian stay with Greater Western Sydney Giants

Aug 17th 2020, 11:00 AM 4,227 Views 0 Comments

The level of Irish involvement in the AFLW remains high.

# aflw - Thursday 13 August, 2020

Leitrim star re-signs for Fremantle for 2021 after injury heartbreak as Louth captain opts out
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Leitrim star re-signs for Fremantle for 2021 after injury heartbreak as Louth captain opts out

Updated Aug 13th 2020, 4:53 PM 11,365 Views 1 Comment

Áine Tighe, Katy Herron and Clara Fitzpatrick are returning to the AFLW for 2021 – but Kate Flood is not.

# aflw - Wednesday 12 August, 2020

Dublin duo to return to Melbourne for 2021 season due to 'unfinished business'
# Signed Up
From The42
# Signed Up

Dublin duo to return to Melbourne for 2021 season due to 'unfinished business'

Aug 12th 2020, 10:06 AM 8,593 Views 0 Comments

Sinead Goldrick and Niamh McEvoy are heading back to Melbourne.

# aflw - Friday 7 August, 2020

Clare star Considine signs new deal with 2019 AFLW champions Adelaide Crows
# On The Dotted Line
From The42
# On The Dotted Line

Clare star Considine signs new deal with 2019 AFLW champions Adelaide Crows

Aug 7th 2020, 9:25 AM 8,638 Views 0 Comments

The new contract extension will keep Considine with the crows for at least another year.

# aflw - Tuesday 4 August, 2020

'It is very alien' - Tipperary star McCarthy completes historic switch between Aussie Rules sides
# Closer Look
From The42
# Closer Look

'It is very alien' - Tipperary star McCarthy completes historic switch between Aussie Rules sides

Aug 4th 2020, 12:00 PM 40,707 Views 7 Comments

Aisling McCarthy joins West Coast Eagles from Western Bulldogs. Here, she speaks to The42 about the move.

Irish trio set to lead West Coast's line as Mayo Sister Act sign contract extensions
# Land Down Under
From The42
# Land Down Under

Irish trio set to lead West Coast's line as Mayo Sister Act sign contract extensions

Aug 4th 2020, 9:59 AM 8,559 Views 0 Comments

Grace and Niamh Kelly will return to the Eagles after impressing in their debut season.

# aflw - Tuesday 21 July, 2020

'I'm just happy to be back playing football' - Dublin star's uncertainty over Aussie Rules return
# Home And Away
From The42
# Home And Away

'I'm just happy to be back playing football' - Dublin star's uncertainty over Aussie Rules return

Jul 21st 2020, 5:23 PM 5,031 Views 1 Comment

Sinéad Goldrick has been offered a second year at Melbourne – the question is whether she will go again.

# aflw - Tuesday 7 July, 2020

'A decision will have to be made at some point' - Choosing between AFLW and representing Mayo
# Tick Tock
From The42
# Tick Tock

'A decision will have to be made at some point' - Choosing between AFLW and representing Mayo

Jul 7th 2020, 1:37 PM 6,437 Views 1 Comment

Mayo manager Peter Leahy previously said his players will have to choose between the two sports.

# aflw - Wednesday 24 June, 2020

AFLW survives crisis with league set to return unchanged for 2021 season
# Irish Down Under
From The42
# Irish Down Under

AFLW survives crisis with league set to return unchanged for 2021 season

Jun 24th 2020, 11:40 AM 3,929 Views 1 Comment

18 Irish players were on the books in 2020 – though there looks to be a clash ahead between pre-season in Australia and the inter-county football championships.

# aflw - Saturday 20 June, 2020

Irish player among four to leave North Melbourne
# Wave Goodbye
From The42
# Wave Goodbye

Irish player among four to leave North Melbourne

Jun 20th 2020, 2:08 PM 5,277 Views 0 Comments

Mairead Seoighe has departed the AFLW club after her contract was not renewed.

# aflw - Sunday 7 June, 2020

A glittering first season in Oz, Gaelic football on hold and home to a GAA-mad family to find her passion
# Best Of Both Worlds
From The42
# Best Of Both Worlds

A glittering first season in Oz, Gaelic football on hold and home to a GAA-mad family to find her passion

Updated Jun 7th 2020, 12:00 PM 30,006 Views 1 Comment

Cavan and Collingwood star Aishling Sheridan has enjoyed a hectic few months at opposite ends of the world.

# aflw - Thursday 14 May, 2020

'You don’t want to be putting players and families at risk' - Dublin star backs Gaelic games stance
# Health And Safety First
From The42
# Health And Safety First

'You don’t want to be putting players and families at risk' - Dublin star backs Gaelic games stance

May 14th 2020, 6:00 AM 3,809 Views 0 Comments

Éabha Rutledge on the situation going forward, her experience with work and training and the impact of AFLW on ladies football.

# aflw - Tuesday 28 April, 2020

'I had a few cries and a few breakdowns. There were dark moments but I look back on it as an achievement'
# Cora
From The42
# Cora

'I had a few cries and a few breakdowns. There were dark moments but I look back on it as an achievement'

Apr 28th 2020, 9:30 PM 25,247 Views 8 Comments

Cora Staunton on her remarkable recovery from a career-threatening injury, a whirlwind 12 months, and what the future holds for the Mayo great.

# aflw - Thursday 9 April, 2020

Mayo star Rowe named AFLW Irish Player of the Year
# Recognised
From The42
# Recognised

Mayo star Rowe named AFLW Irish Player of the Year

Apr 9th 2020, 2:26 PM 10,437 Views 1 Comment

The Collingwood player came out on top ahead of Aisling McCarthy and Cora Staunton.

# aflw - Monday 23 March, 2020

'There's bigger things happening, this is just an injury' - Surgery in Oz and hoping to get home to Ireland
# Covid-19 Crisis
From The42
# Covid-19 Crisis

'There's bigger things happening, this is just an injury' - Surgery in Oz and hoping to get home to Ireland

Mar 23rd 2020, 2:36 PM 6,164 Views 0 Comments

Mayo and West Coast Eagles star Grace Kelly has had a whirlwind few days.

# aflw - Sunday 22 March, 2020

'You can get wrapped up in sport and think it's the be all and end all - but the people are more important'
# Dubs Down Under
From The42
# Dubs Down Under

'You can get wrapped up in sport and think it's the be all and end all - but the people are more important'

Mar 22nd 2020, 5:00 PM 29,697 Views 9 Comments

Dublin and Melbourne star Niamh McEvoy on the AFLW through the Covid-19 crisis and her debut season there.

'Most serious threat in 100 years' - AFL postpone season and AFLW competition cancelled
# Called Off
From The42
# Called Off

'Most serious threat in 100 years' - AFL postpone season and AFLW competition cancelled

Mar 22nd 2020, 9:35 AM 7,763 Views 9 Comments

The round one games today will be the last for a while in Aussie Rules.

# aflw - Saturday 21 March, 2020

Flood kicks a brace as unbeaten Fremantle steam on
# AFLW
From The42
# AFLW

Flood kicks a brace as unbeaten Fremantle steam on

Mar 21st 2020, 11:31 AM 5,655 Views 2 Comments

There was plenty of Irish representation in what is a revamped AFLW season this morning.

# aflw - Friday 20 March, 2020

More Irish players heading home but six to feature this weekend in AFLW Final Series
# Sport Goes On
From The42
# Sport Goes On

More Irish players heading home but six to feature this weekend in AFLW Final Series

Mar 20th 2020, 12:15 PM 6,791 Views 0 Comments

Stars from Mayo, Tipperary, Cavan and Louth are set to line out in Oz.

# aflw - Thursday 19 March, 2020

Everything you need to know about the Irish stars lining out in the AFLW Finals Series
# Closer Look
From The42
# Closer Look

Everything you need to know about the Irish stars lining out in the AFLW Finals Series

Mar 19th 2020, 7:00 PM 10,787 Views 0 Comments

Mayo, Galway, Cavan, Louth, Tipperary and Fermanagh will be represented Down Under this weekend.

Dublin All-Ireland winning duo head home from AFLW amidst Covid-19 crisis
# Homeward Bound
From The42
# Homeward Bound

Dublin All-Ireland winning duo head home from AFLW amidst Covid-19 crisis

Mar 19th 2020, 9:56 AM 7,406 Views 1 Comment

Sinead Goldrick and Niamh McEvoy are heading home to Ireland.

# aflw - Wednesday 18 March, 2020

AFL confirm season will go ahead with Irish players set to be involved
# Pressing On
From The42
# Pressing On

AFL confirm season will go ahead with Irish players set to be involved

Mar 18th 2020, 11:03 AM 4,417 Views 2 Comments

And the AFLW have scrapped the last two rounds of regular season fixtures with finals set to start this weekend.

# aflw - Tuesday 17 March, 2020

Knee injury rules Mayo star out for remainder of Aussie Rules season
# Land Down Under
From The42
# Land Down Under

Knee injury rules Mayo star out for remainder of Aussie Rules season

Mar 17th 2020, 9:37 AM 9,207 Views 0 Comments

A blow for Grace Kelly, though the future of the 2020 season remains unclear in current circumstances.

# aflw - Saturday 14 March, 2020

Sarah Rowe goal sets Collingwood on the way to AFLW win
# Aussie Rules
From The42
# Aussie Rules

Sarah Rowe goal sets Collingwood on the way to AFLW win

Mar 14th 2020, 11:08 AM 8,771 Views 0 Comments

The women’s Aussie Rules league is continuing behind closed doors this weekend.