Mayo GAA footballer Cora Staunton and Alan McConnell, coach of Great Western Sydney Giants, at Royal Botanic Garden in Sydney, Australia at a Tourism Ireland event with President Michael D Higgins.

Learning the rules of the game. That’s the biggest challenge Mayo full-forward Cora Staunton sees in playing Australian Rules football for the Great W(...)

Cora Staunton in the colours of the GWS Giants’ AFLW team.

In all honesty, it started as a joke. Nicholas Walsh was at the Asian Games in Shanghai last November as a guest of the GAA. For the past six years, t(...)