A 'win is a win' for the Rossies...
"That's what hurling is all about. It was a man's game out there, toe to toe, and that's what it was today."
The International Rules Series between Ireland and Australia won't take place this year.
Mayo are through to the semi-final stages of the Nicky Rackard Cup following their 0-22 to 1-11 round 2A victory over Armagh in James Stephens Park, Ballina today.
Here are our previews for this weekend's hurling clashes across the country and abroad.
Fermanagh lost out to Monaghan in the opening round of the Nicky Rackard Cup last weekend and all bar one of their panel came from the Lisbellaw club.
Fermanagh forward Sean Corrigan is adamant that they must step up a gear when they face Donegal in the Nicky Rackard Cup.
Fermanagh's senior footballers are making themselves available to supporters this Saturday.
The GAA has confirmed its panels of referees for the 2016 Championship in Hurling and Gaelic Football.
Pete McGrath doesn't expect Antrim to dwell too long on the disappointment of their Division 4 final defeat at the hands of Louth.
Ryan McCluskey says the GAA is ignoring players' calls to restructure the championship.
A great day to be Irish ... and particularly a Dub!
"They are the athletes people came to watch today, and for them to be treated that way I don't think was appropriate."
The draws for the second round of the Christy Ring and Nicky Rackard Cups were made this evening.
Armagh got their bid to go one step further than last year off to a winning start but they will look to improve on their showing against Donegal.
All roads led to Croke Park this weekend as the first two of the NFL finals took place.
There are four great games in store this weekend at Croke Park and they are very unique to most of the other games that take place in headquarters throughout the year.
Saturday sees 10 hurling championship games taking place around the country as the Christy Ring, Nicky Rackard and Lory Meagher Cup competitions get underway.
Fermanagh joint-manager Sean Duffy is in a confident mood ahead of the start of the Nicky Rackard Cup this weekend.
The GAA has launched details of a new national hurling competition that will celebrate mass participation and champion several exciting new initiatives in the game.
The Cork senior footballers had the craic with Conor McGregor in Portugal...
"We're not going to be fooled by today, we know the quality that's in Kilkenny, we know the quality that's out there amongst a number of teams."