Dublin GAA fans queue down Belvedere Road  as they wait to  to purchase tickets at the GAA ticket office on Dorset Street for this Saturday’s eagerly-awaited All-Ireland football semi-final replay. Photograph: Maxpix.

Dublin and Mayo fans face a fraught week ahead, with ticket demand for next Saturday’s All-Ireland semi-final replay already outstripping that of t(...)

A Fermanagh fan cheers on her team during Sunday’s quarter-final against Dublin in Croke Park. “They were 10 points down with 15 minutes go to and you would think they were the team winning.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

I found what happened in Croke Park this weekend to be eerie and genuinely disturbing. It made me fear for the game. The gap between the elite coun(...)

Kieran Fitzgerald and Martin Farragher celebrate Corofin beating Slaughtneil in the All-Ireland club football championship final in March. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho.

GAA plans for a calendar-year season to operate in its major competitions will not now happen next year. The idea that the format, which was initially(...)

Monaghan’s Thomas Connolly has been handed a two-year ban after testing positive for the banned anabolic steroid Stanozolol. Photograph: Inpho

Monaghan footballer Thomas Connolly has been suspended for two years after admittedly taking stanozolol, an anabolic steroid prohibited under the wada(...)

Roscommon’s Neil Collins and Donal O’Hare of Down with Cork’s Colm O’Driscoll and James McCarthy of Dublin, who face eachother in this weekend’s Allianz Football League finals. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Dublin Bay Prawn Festival It ain’t all about tasty crustaceans- the idyllic seaside town of Howth transforms into a veritable wonderland of mer(...)

Séamus Callanan has been cleared to play in Tipperary’s league semi-final against Waterford. Photograph: Inpho

Tipperary’s Séamus Callanan has been cleared by the GAA’s Central Appeals Committee to play for the county in Sunday’s hurling league semi-final again(...)

Clarification comes response to a query as to what would happen if a player was fouled for a penalty in the act of scoring a point. Photograph: Inpho

One of the new playing rules circulated last week by the GAA on foot of this year’s annual congress isn’t in fact a motion passed by delegates in Febr(...)

In the spirit of St Patrick’s Day: Edinburgh Castle in Scotland. Photograph: Gareth Easton/PA

New York Up to two million people lined Fifth Avenue in New York to watch the marching bands, majorettes and army veterans making up the annual St Pat(...)

GAA president  Aogán Ó Feargháil with  Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, minister of culture, youth and community development, after he presented him with a hurley  at the GAA World Games in  Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

There has always been a strain of thought within the GAA which leaves its grassroots faintly incredulous about the fact that its games aren’t better k(...)

From his schooldays in the village of Conna in east Cork, Dan Hoare, who has died aged 77, was an influential figure in the administration of the GAA(...)