GAA

Watch: Wexford U20 goalkeeper scores spectacular point from play against Dublin after 60m burst

This is taking the sweeper-keeper strategy to a new level.<p>We've seen Gaelic football goalkeepers becoming more comfortable racing up the field this …

Soccer

Lions leading the race to sign Irish prospect

BRISBANE is leading a busy race to sign coveted Gaelic football prospect James Madden, who represents something of a free hit in the club's …

Australia

Tyrone teenagers face 'sectarian sledging' at hurling contest

A HURLING club in Co Tyrone has claimed its under-14 players were subjected to sectarian abuse by children from a Leinster club at an all-Ireland …

Hurling

Fixture switch-up sees nightmare scenario avoided for Cork dual players

ANOTHER POTENTIAL FIXTURE nightmare for ladies dual players in Cork has thankfully been avoided.<p>Cork dual players Libby Coppinger and Hannah …

Sport (Rep. of Ireland)

Prince witnesses gaelic football Gortin-style

AN exhibition of gaelic football by the Badoney Ladies club in Gortin was among the activities witnessed by Prince Charles during his visit to Tyrone …

Sport (Rep. of Ireland)

GAA: Derry face a familar foe in the first round of the All-Ireland camogie championship

Derry travel to Portaferry (5.00) on Saturday to meet Down in the opening round of the All-Ireland camogie championship. It is a repeat of the Ulster …

Derry (Northern Ireland)

GAA: St Colm's Draperstown cap off the school year with Ulster U14 football and hurling double

Goals from Aodan McCallion and John Boyle saw St Colm's Draperstown complete an U14 football and hurling double, as they saw off Belfast's La Salle …

Derry (Northern Ireland)

Game Changer - The first autobiography from a female Gaelic games star is coming

CORA STAUNTON WILL become the first female Gaelic games player to release an autobiography, with news that Game Changer will be published later this …

Sport (Rep. of Ireland)

We want to erase those bad memories - Ryan McCluskey

Ryan McCluskey says Fermanagh can make up for the disappointment of their previous Ulster final appearance by winning a provincial title this season.<p>McCluskey, who is the longest-serving inter-county player in gaelic football, was part of the last Fermanagh team to contest an Ulster final - losing …

Sport (N. Ireland)

RCB Sports Show - 11/06/18

On this RCB Sports Show, We review win for Clare Senior Hurlers V<br>Tipperary plus hear from Clare Joint Manager Gerry O'Connor, Clare Captain<br>Pat …

Royal Challengers Bangalore

5 senior players in both Galway and Offaly teams for historic Leinster U21 hurling clash tomorrow night

Galway travel to Tullamore to face Offaly in their first U21 hurling tie in the province.

Ireland

'He was probably looking down at us today, he was just a massive hurling man' - tribute from Clare captain

Clare hurling captain Pat O'Connor before Sunday's game.<p>Image: James Crombie/INPHO<p>Clare hurling captain Pat O'Connor before Sunday's game.<p>Image: …

Ireland

Hurling Team of the Week: Galway, Kilkenny and Limerick lead the way after impressive wins

The provincial hurling championships are nearing their conclusion and Tipperary are the biggest casualty so far of the new round-robin system after …

Ireland

BRIAN CODY DELIVERS SECOND IN SERIES OF LEADERSHIP TALKS AT DELL EMC LIMERICK

Kilkenny hurling coach speaks at Limerick Chamber Regional Leaders’ Programme now in its second year Business programme delivered by Limerick Chamber …

Technology (Ireland)

Sky Sports issue statement after delay in coverage of hurling clash between Kilkenny and Wexford

Image: James Crombie/INPHO<p>Image: James Crombie/INPHO<p>SKY SPORTS HAVE has issued a statement apologising for the delay in coverage of the Leinster SHC …

Ireland

GAA: Derry move to bolster defensive options ahead of Christy Ring semi-final

Defender Liam Óg Hinphey has joined the Derry hurling panel ahead of Sunday's Christy Ring Cup semi-final with Kildare in Inniskeen (4.00), the …

Derry (Northern Ireland)

GAA: Derry drawn to play Meath in Celtic League hurling quarter-final

Derry will face Meath in the quarter-final of the U17 Celtic League next Saturday (June 16) at venue to be confirmed with Páirc Esler as a possible …

Derry (Northern Ireland)

In Pictures: Cumann na mBunscol finals serve up a spectacle of entertainment under glorious sunshine

The first of this year’s Cumann na mBunscol finals, sponsored by Allianz, took place under glorious sunshine in Croke Park in Dublin on Tuesday and …

Hurling

Martin Breheny: Hurling system glitch so unfair on Dublin

Head-to-head rule ensures only pride will be at stake in Galway clash<p>It should be a great adventure for Dublin hurlers, heading west on Saturday to …

Ireland

Ulster football and Munster hurling last bastions of provincial formats

NEVER mind the quality (or lack of it), feel the emotion.<p>Those words could apply equally to two of the big stories of the GAA weekend just past, …

Sport (N. Ireland)

#ShowUp: Ladies Gaelic football drawing record crowds

Brian Barry<p>GAA Editor @BrianGBarry<p>#ShowUp: Ladies Gaelic football drawing record crowds<p>A record crowd turned up to last year's All-Ireland final<p>When …

Sport (Australia)

RTÉ to show Tipperary-Clare as weekend GAA TV coverage confirmed

Kelly, Reid, Rock and Donnelly will all be in action in front of the TV cameras this weekend.<p>Image: INPHO<p>Kelly, Reid, Rock and Donnelly will all be …

Hurling

Explainer: What's still at stake in Leinster, Munster and Joe McDonagh Cup hurling races?

Plenty to play for for the hurlers of Limerick, Carlow, Waterford and Wexford.<p>Image: INPHO<p>Plenty to play for for the hurlers of Limerick, Carlow, …

Ireland

Irish Olympian Jonty Evans in intensive care following fall

Ireland's Jonty Evans (file pic).<p>Image: Morgan Treacy/INPHO<p>Ireland's Jonty Evans (file pic).<p>Image: Morgan Treacy/INPHO<p>IRISH OLYMPIC EVENTER Jonty …

Intensive Care

Traffic chaos after Cork hurling game at Páirc Uí Chaoimh

City councillors are to seek meetings with the garda traffic corps and the roads and transportation division of Cork City Council on foot of traffic …

City Politics

Wexford vs Galway, Leinster hurling championship: Davy Fitz's men look to take down the All-Ireland champions

A place in the Leinster final is at stake as Wexford take on All-Ireland champions Galway at Innovate Wexford Park this evening. The throw-in is at …

Ireland

Liberty Insurance to invest €2.5m in Irish female sport over the next 3 years

Liberty Insurance has announced it is to invest €2.5 million euro in female sporting initiatives for the next three years.<p>As part of the initiative, …

Sport (Rep. of Ireland)

Stick to sports: Ashling Thompson takes on Lacrosse

Ashling Thompson and Taylor Cummings are both at the top of their sports. But what happened when they swapped sticks Stateside?<p>Fly one of Ireland’s …

Sport (Rep. of Ireland)

Ambitious Dominican College lead the way to bag post primary school award

FROM small acorns do mighty oaks grow – and so it has proved for Dominican College from county Derry after they picked up the Irish News Post Primary …

Sport (N. Ireland)

RTÉ to screen knockout games as camogie lands €2.5 million sponsorship boost

LIBERTY INSURANCE HAS further underlined its commitment to women’s sport by renewing its sponsorship of the All-Ireland camogie championships as part …

Sport (Rep. of Ireland)