Dublin supporters on Hill 16 during Sunday’s game against Monaghan. Photograph: Inpho/Cathal Noonan

Last weekend saw the curtain come down on the first year of the GAA’s exclusive rights deal with Sky Sports. Saturday’s football quarter-finals were t(...)

Dublin footballers’ recent success has led to people thinking  Croke Park is their home ground.

It was only when stadium director Peter McKenna said it that you began to think. Commenting on Croke Park’s having cleared its debt and asked when was(...)

 Henry Shefflin of Kilkenny holds off  Cork’s Seán Óg Ó hAilpín in the 2003 All-Ireland hurling final. That was one of the biggest years for the GAA championships with  1,962,769 people going through the turnstiles. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho

The national leagues begin at the weekend with the GAA hoping to capitalise on the great positives of two excellent senior championships last summer. (...)

GAA director general Páraic Duffy. Photograph: Inpho GAA director general Páraic Duffy. GAA director general Páraic Duffy. Photograph: Inpho

It used to be a great staple of GAA Congress debates on broadcasting policy to give out that RTÉ were failing to promote the championship cover(...)