The Sam Maguire cup.  Motion 19  effectively throws the future of the provincial championships into doubt by switching them to February and March. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

The most revolutionary change in GAA championship history hangs in the balance in Croke Park this afternoon. A special congress, the first such forum (...)

Waterford manager Liam Cahill with Tipperary manager Liam Sheedy after their teams’ All-Ireland quarter-final clash. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Waterford’s All-Ireland quarter-final defeat of Tipperary on Saturday in Cork’s Páirc Uí Chaoimh may have marked a turning point in relations between(...)

Last year  perseverance paid off  and the championships were played. In the 22nd century, 2020 will just say ‘Dublin and Limerick’ as winners and to the casual survey no footnote about December and empty stands. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

So for a second year, the GAA will have to improvise another strange and bespoke season, which will ask members and players to be thankful for the sma(...)

Of the two highest-profile embarrassments for the GAA during last weekend’s club programmes, the one in Dungarvan and not Cork will have longer-term i(...)

Tyrone’s Conor Meyler and Dublin’s James McCarthy scuffle during the Allianz Football League Division 1 game at  Healy Park in  Omagh. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

Dublin and Tyrone county boards have been fined €5,000 for the brawling scenes that erupted at half-time in their recent league match in Healy Park, O(...)

Conditions at Healy Park in Co Tyrone last weekend. Photograph: Tommy Dickson/Inpho

The GAA is due to review its fixture scheduling in the light of weather difficulties in the past two years but will not make changes to the calendar i(...)

GAA Ard Stiúrthóir Tom Ryan speaking at the GAA Congress in Croke Park on Saturday. Photograph: Tom O’Hanlon/Inpho

Football’s new back-pass rule will be in force for this year’s provincial and All-Ireland championships. The decision to implement almost immediately (...)

It is expected that the CCCC, faced with five consecutive weekends  taking the league to its conclusion due to weather postponements, will simply move the final back. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

For a third successive year the tightly coiled hurling league schedules have snapped in the middle. The postponement of two Division 1A matches – and (...)

 Cork players  celebrate beating Dublin in the Football All-Ireland U20 Championship Final last year. Photograph:  Ken Sutton/Inpho

The Ulster Schools executive met on Monday night for some unscheduled and unwelcome business. It’s a busy organisation at a busy time of year. For in(...)

 It’s hardly surprising that Carlow manager Turlough O’Brien is challenging a stiff suspension of 20  weeks. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Like the buses: none for ages and then two at the same time. It is a testament to the GAA’s disciplinary procedures that the Central Appeals Committee(...)

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