Event: Railway Cup
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
A COMPREHENSIVE SERIES OF ARTICLES ON THIS TOPIC
Westmeath great Dessie Dolan has admitted he badly needs a break from playing after being “consumed by it for about 30 years”.
Tue, 26 Nov, 2019
A number of GAA medals stolen during a break-in at the home of Meath's football legend Graham Geraghty have been recovered.
Thu, 21 Nov, 2019
Larry Tompkins was physically so far ahead of the rest of the Cork panel at his first training session that he thought his new teammates were going easy to make him feel welcome.
Tue, 22 Oct, 2019
From having three candidates for the senior hurling manager’s position last week, Galway GAA may have none by this weekend after Tony Ward removed himself from the race.
Tue, 08 Oct, 2019
On Saturday night, 24 October 1915, a group of about 25 men from Queen’s County were staying in a hotel on Gardiner Street in Dublin. They were the hurlers of Leix – as Queen’s County was officially known in GAA circles – and they were in Dublin to play the All-Ireland hurling final against Cork.
Fri, 12 Jul, 2019
Dr Padraig Carney, the star of Mayo’s All-Ireland winning football teams of 1950 and ‘51, died in California today, aged 91, after a short illness.
Sun, 09 Jun, 2019
Liam Griffin has led the tributes to Wexford hurling great Ned Wheeler after his passing yesterday at the age of 87.
Fri, 07 Jun, 2019
What a dire weekend for GAA attendances. Kerry-Mayo in Austin Stack Park was obviously an exception but across the country there was evidence of supporters preferring to do something else with their Bank Holiday weekend.
Tue, 19 Mar, 2019
It’s less than two years since Galway’s beef with the ostracisation of their underage teams from Leinster’s minor and U21 grades morphed into the suggestion that the county should think about hopping over another fence and into Munster’s field instead.
Fri, 03 Aug, 2018
Séamus Durack and Jackie O’Gorman were key men on the Clare team that won National Hurling League titles in 1977 and ‘78 but lost two Munster finals to Cork the same years. Forty years on, they have no regrets about the time of their lives, O’Gorman anyway. Though Durack still revisits a couple of refereeing decisions in ‘77.
Sat, 09 Jun, 2018
The cancellation of this year’s interpros looks to have sounded the death-knell for a once-great GAA competition, writes
Fri, 01 Dec, 2017
Cork GAA is mourning the death yesterday at the age of 92 of legendary hurler Willie John Daly, who was the last surviving member of the three-in-a-row team of the 1950s who starred in the attack alongside Christy Ring.
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017
Former Interprovincials sponsor Martin Donnelly says the GAA’s support for the competition is “disingenuous” and has called on them to make or break the series.
Fri, 24 Nov, 2017
Derry footballer Chrissy McKaigue believes GAA top-brass could have done more to keep alive the inter-provincial series.
Wed, 22 Nov, 2017
Tue, 07 Nov, 2017
Vincent Mullins is decking the front garden in maroon and white. He’s the last to do so on this particular stretch of Ardrahan road. There’s a heightened sense of excitement around these parts, what with Jonathan Glynn living next door and all.
Tue, 29 Aug, 2017
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Sat, 18 Feb, 2017
Veteran Aidan O’Mahony bid adieu to the Kerry jersey yesterday after admitting to himself he couldn’t give it the necessary “110%” this year.
Tue, 24 Jan, 2017
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Wed, 07 Dec, 2016
“It feels like I can fly…” So Jackie Tyrrell tweeted after Kilkenny won the 2011 Senior Final.
Sat, 12 Nov, 2016
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Wed, 09 Dec, 2015
Limerick dual star Stephen Lucey has announced his retirement from inter-county action.
Wed, 25 Nov, 2015
Christy Walsh has always known the spice of contrast, different strokes for different places.
Sat, 05 Sep, 2015
THURLES, but not as we know it.
Fri, 26 Jun, 2015
The hurling world at large mourns the sad and unexpected death of Tipperary hurler extraordinaire Jimmy Doyle, but for the multitudes of people who knew him — team-mates and opponents at club, county and provincial level, friends, acquaintances — the grief is personal.
Wed, 24 Jun, 2015
Sean Kelly thinks it would be "a disaster" for the GAA to run off all its fixtures in the one calendar year.
Wed, 15 Apr, 2015
The Allianz League will always suffer when compared to the championship but it is different things to different protagonists.
Tue, 27 Jan, 2015
Neil McGee has extolled the tonic-like virtues of the International Rules after September’s crushing All-Ireland final defeat to Kerry.
Wed, 19 Nov, 2014
Munster Council chief executive Simon Moroney has expressed relief that the controversy which overshadowed this year’s provincial senior football championship has been resolved.
Sat, 13 Sep, 2014
A new variation of the Munster senior football championship’s current seeded draw is expected to be voted through this evening.
Thu, 11 Sep, 2014
Not every award-winning poet has played minor hurling for his county.
Fri, 05 Sep, 2014
"A good day for clubs" is how Football Review Committee (FRC) chairman Eugene McGee described Saturday’s Central Council meeting.
Mon, 30 Jun, 2014
The much-maligned International Rules series appears to have been given another reprieve after Croke Park decided to remove it from the agenda of Saturday’s specially-convened Central Council meeting.
Wed, 25 Jun, 2014
Marc Ó Sé hopes the Munster football championship returns to an open structure next year.
Tue, 24 Jun, 2014