Leinster Club hurling and football leagues 2015Leinster Council are advising counties of the following Leinster Club Adult Hurling and Football Leagues for 2015.
Leinster PP Schools SF 'A' draw: holders to face EdenderryThe meeting of holders Colaiste Eoin and former Hogan Cup winners St. Mary's, Edenderry is the standout fixture in the Leinster PP Schools SF 'A' second round draw.
What they said ... the weekend in quotes"He comes in for a lot of attention in a lot of games but he's a couple of years older now."
Championship tweets: Vins raise the barSt Vincent's 10-point victory over Rhode yesterday was the talk of twitter.
GPA answers criticismThe GPA has responded to recent criticism of the role it plays in the GAA by publishing detailed answers to 'Frequently Asked Questions' on their website - gaelicplayers.com.
South Leinster U14 Football D Semi-finalColáiste Eoin was the venue last Friday hosting Ramsgrange Community School in the South Leinster U14 D semi-final.
Farrell: players want changeGPA chief executive Dessie Farrell claims the championship structure is "broken" and players want it changed.
Fitzgibbon Cup draw: Waterford IT have it all to doReigning champions Waterford IT were drawn in the same group as IT Carlow, NUI Maynooth and Mary Immaculate College in today's Fitzgibbon Cup draw.
Sigerson Cup draw: Holders to face Cork ITUCC will open their defence of the Sigerson Cup with a first round clash against Cork IT.
Carlow hop from red to blackCarlow GAA's finances are in a healthy state.
Few contests at conventionThere will only be a couple of elections at this year's GAA convention.
Championship tweets: ice baths or hot whiskeys?Despite the inclement conditions, Ballyhale Shamrocks and Kilcormac/Killloughey served up a Leinster Club SHC final thriller in Portlaoise yesterday.
What they said ... the weekend in quotes"The big ogre is beginning to lose his sense of danger, Kilkenny."
Higher Education SHL final: DJ guides IT Carlow past UCCChris Bolger bagged 2-3 as DJ Carey and Michael Dempsey teamed up to lead IT Carlow to victory over traditional giants UCC in yesterday's Higher Education SHL final at Fraher Field.
O'Sullivan to speak at GAA National Games Development ConferenceIrish Olympian Sonia O'Sullivan will be a guest speaker at the 2015 Liberty Insurance GAA National Games Development Conference which was launched today.
Kavanagh eyes IT CarlowCarlow IT hurler Marty Kavanagh is delighted to be playing in the All-Ireland Colleges Division 1 league hurling final.
Borris prepare for finalBorris VS are continuing their preparations for the Leinster senior hurling league final.
10 GAA gift ideas for this ChristmasIf you are on the look out for Christmas presents for the GAA mad person in your life, here's a few ideas to help you along the way.
M50 Leinster stadium on the way?GAA president Liam O'Neill says serious consideration must be given to developing a new Leinster stadium close to the M50 ring road.
GAA stars up in arms over Hunt claimStephen Hunt's claim that GAA players would struggle in the Premier League has sparked an angry reaction from current and past footballers and hurlers.
Championship tweets: a year to remember for Star2014 has been good to Kieran Donaghy on both club and county fronts.
What they said ... the weekend in quotes"The amount of silly mistakes we made today was incredible."
Senior amalgamations discussedThere is a possibility that the 2015 Carlow senior football championship may have amalgamated sides in it.
Player response pleases O'BrienCarlow manager Turlough O'Brien has revealed that the response from the players he has contacted in regards to the 2015 squad has been positive.
Championship tweets: Vins make life hard for themselvesClub finals and the International Rules were the main topics of discussion on twitter over the weekend.
What they said ... the weekend in quotes"I said to them when I went in there first that I wanted to win a Munster club with this team."
Leinster club JFC: Moate motor into finalMoate All-Whites will face Straffan in the Leinster club JFC final in a fortnight's time after they eased to a seven-point victory over Ballon at Hogan Park, Moate this afternoon.
International Rules series to take place in 2015The future of the International Rules series is secure after yesterday's successful Test match in Perth.
IRS: Ireland left to rue slow startIreland will return home from Australia this week empty handed after falling to a 10-point defeat to the hosts in Patersons Stadium, Perth this morning.
Earley upbeat despite defeatIreland manager Paul Earley took his hat off to Australia, saying his side struggled to cope with the accuracy and movement of their professional opponents in today's IRS test.
Twitter: McKeever's omission a big talking pointBenny Coulter and Steven McDonnell questioned Paul Earley's decision to leave Armagh's Ciaran McKeever out of his squad for the IRS.
"Australia deserved their win"Ireland captain Michael Murphy admitted they left themselves with too big a mountain to climb against Australia at the midway point of this morning's International Rules test in Perth.
Team news: Morgan and O'Neill left outNiall Morgan (Tyrone) and Padaig O'Neill (Kildare) have failed to make manager Paul Earley's 23 for today's International Rules test against Australia.
Good luck Ireland!This year's International Rules test against Australia is due to get underway in just under an hour in front of a full house in Perth (9.45am) and the Irish team has been sent lots of good luck messages via Twitter.
'Mosey' praise for playersSt Mullins manager Pat 'Mosey' Murphy heaped praise on his players after they captured the county under-21 hurling title last weekend.