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
Going to a wedding in Ireland? Here’s what the bride can expect to have on her plate…
# gaa - Wednesday 16 July, 2014
We had score updates from both Ennis and Waterford.
The former midfielder believes it’s time some of the provincial boundaries were redrawn to make for a nine-month long Championship season.
18 months after the De La Salle man retired, he’s still missed in the Waterford setup.
# gaa - Tuesday 15 July, 2014
Austin Gleeson starts for the Déise, while Alan Cadogan is named for the Rebels.
A Samaritans volunteer and GAA member writes about the people-centred spirit at the heart of both organisations.
# gaa - Monday 14 July, 2014
Our columnist says the win vindicated the Rebels’ longer-serving players.
The GAA has revealed dates and venues of the upcoming senior football and hurling fixtures.
Cork’s manager savored victory after yesterday’s Munster final in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
Meanwhile, in the All-Ireland Hurling Championship quarter-finals, Dublin play Tipperary.
James O’Donoghue helped Legion claim a 0-17 to 0-15 win over Kerry kingpins Dr Crokes.
It was a stunning day of action across both codes.
From Cork’s Munster drought ending to Offaly’s capitulation.
The Ballintubber man believes tougher tests this year will help his team in the long run.
# gaa - Sunday 13 July, 2014
Tyrone finished the game with 14 men after Mattie Donnelly saw the line.
Second-half goals by Seamus Harnedy and Paudie O’Sullivan were central to the Rebels victory.
Goals from Lee Keegan, Jason Doherty and Barry Moran gave James Horan’s men a seven-point win.
Pairc Esler was the venue for the Round 2B qualifier.
Dual star Podge Collins scored one of Clare’s four goals.
We’re following all the action from Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
Substitute Shane Ryan bagged the score that forced a replay on July 22nd.
Brian Reape was the hero as the Maritime County prevailed.
Could Mayo wrap up their Connacht four-in-a-row? Revisit all the action from McHale Park in our minute-by-minute report.
Throw-in at Páirc Uí Chaoimh is 2pm.
Including Clare v Wexford, Tipperary v Offaly and more.
Throw-in at Páirc Uí Chaoimh this afternoon is 4pm.
There’s silverware up for grabs in Páirc Uí Chaoimh and Elverys MacHale Park today.
# gaa - Saturday 12 July, 2014
The Clare manager felt Johnny Ryans performance was too one-sided.
A low-scoring first half saw the Rossies lead 0-3 to 0-2 at the break.
The Premier County had 17 points to spare in O’Moore Park.
The hosts overturned a ten-point deficit to level matters in the 63rd minute.
It only took 180 minutes to separate the two sides.
We had minute-by-minute action from Portlaoise as these two go head-to-head.
The Yeats County in a scrappy affair at Markievicz Park.
Colm Hona’s side were up against it when Denise Gaule was sent off but they made a decent fist of their championship clash.
Wexford Park was the venue as we had minute-by-minute coverage.
The All-Ireland holders take on the reigning Munster champions at Páirc Uí Chaoimh tomorrow.
The Limerick hurler on recovering from a cruciate, marking Alan Cadogan and playing in Páirc Uí Chaoimh.
The versatile Ballyhaunis man had no complaints when moved into the forward line, but is taking back his familiar jersey.
The Roscommon defender on whether his team will be repeating the defensive tactics deployed against Mayo.