Burns Jarlath

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Kerry’s Kieran Donaghy and Bryan Sheehan display their high-fielding skills during their Football League Division One game against Down at Páirc Esler, Newry, on Sunday. Photograph: Matt Mackey/Inpho.

Jarlath Burns, chair of the Standing Committee on the Playing Rules, who piloted the reform through annual congress last Saturday, has said that the m(...)

The GAA Congress voted for a mark in football for high catches, but proposals to bring All-Ireland finals forward didn’t fly. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Although the GAA director general Páraic Duffy said that he was disappointed with the outcomes of a number of Saturday’s debates, the weekend’s annual(...)

In Gaelic games the anthem and flag have become part of the furniture at matches. No matter what, there’s always a Tricolour at the ground.

There used to be a moment at congresses and agms when it was traditional to thank the media for their coverage of Gaelic games, as if the press tables(...)

Donegal’s  Rory Kavanagh battles with Monaghan’s Darren Hughes and Kieran Duffy during the Allianz Football Division One final at Croke Park. Photograph: Inpho

The Ulster championship used to be impossible. It took 20 years from when Derry successfully defended their provincial title until th(...)

For a couple of Armagh’s starting team the venue for tomorrow’s Ulster championship opener against Cavan will bring back happy memories. Aaron (...)