Páirc Uí Chaoimh: if remedial works are not  carried out before the final date the capacity will be reduced to 32,500. Photograph: Inpho

Páirc Uí Chaoimh has been given the green light to stage next month’s Munster hurling final between Cork and Limerick - but with a crowd capacity to (...)

Referee Marty Duffy shows David Hyland of Kildare a black card. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

The GAA have welcomed data from the current football league that indicates an increase in scoring and a reduction in the number of cards issued by (...)

Surgeon Gerry McEntee is very concerned about potential injuries due to players playing too many matches over a short period of time. Photograph: Lorraine O’Sullivan/Inpho.

Six years on it’s the issue that hasn’t gone away. When the GAA’s Burnout Task Force issued its report and recommendations, there was a brief focus on(...)

The GAA’s annual congress is taking place in Derry this weekend. Photograph: Lorcan Doherty/Inpho/Presseye1

The reforms of the GAA's Football Review Committee achieved a landmark victory this morning at the association's annual congress in Derry when (...)

Tackling cynical fouling
  • Sport
  • March 23, 2013, 06:00

With little fanfare, the Gaelic Athletic Association sits down this weekend in Derry for a very important annual congress. Among the lengthy li(...)

Tyrone’s Sean Cavanagh tackles Dublin’s Kevin McManamon during Saturday night’s clash at Croke Park. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Croke Park, under the big spotlights, two old rivals feuding for the best seat in the Allianz Football League, 20,000 in attendance, and not th(...)