"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.
Video: the funniest hurling goalkeeper's mistake of 2014If you want to see how not to practice the art of goalkeeping in hurling, then this video has it all.
Oz adventure a welcome distraction for KeeganThe International Rules series in Australia is helping Lee Keegan to get over the disappointment of Mayo's All-Ireland SFC semi-final replay defeat to Kerry.
Rochford wary of 'TubberCorofin manager Stephen Rochford isn't taking Balintubber for granted in this weekend's Connacht senior club football final.
Walsh can't waitBallintubber goalkeeper Brendan Walsh is looking forward to Sunday's Connacht club final meeting with Corofin.
No shame in defeat - McNamaraAchill manager Paul McNamara saluted his players after their Connacht junior club championship final defeat.
Hanley being badgered to make Mayo returnAidan O'Shea says he will badger Pearce Hanley for the duration of his stay in Australia if it means the AFL star will return to playing for Mayo.
Win would be 'a massive achievement' - O'SheaAidan O'Shea is expecting a mammoth battle for Ireland when they take on Australia in this Saturday's one-off International Rules test.
Club finals confirmed for Cork and ArmaghThe Munster and Ulster club SFC finals will take place at Pairc Ui Rinn and the Athletic Grounds respectively on Sunday week, November 30.
Connacht Club U16 Hurling Championship FinalThe Connacht GAA U16 Club Hurling Championship is a rare competition. It gives the U16 hurling Championship winners
Championship tweets: From one legend to anotherKing Henry took to Twitter to pay tribute to birthday boy TJ Reid following Ballyhale's Kilkenny SHC victory over Clara.
What they said ... the weekend in quotes"We're in dreamland now, up against the best in Kerry!"
Connacht club JFC final: Aran wins battle of the islandsAran Islands have recorded a double-scores victory over Achill Island in a truly unique Connacht club JFC final at Tuam Stadium.
Browne leaves Longford hurlers for Mayo ladiesFrank Browne will swap the Longford hurling manager's bib for that of the Mayo ladies football team next year.
Hanley dismisses team-mate's threat to "smash" IrishPearce Hanley has laughed off his tough-talking Bribane Lions team-mate Tom Rockliff's threat to "smash" Ireland in Saturday week's International Rules Test.
Get your diary out: the 2015 GAA Master fixture list for intercounty gamesThe GAA have released the master fixture list for 2015.
Connacht club fixturesAll the upcoming games in the Connacht club championships.
Convention to see many contestsThis year's Mayo GAA convention will see many officers' positions up for grabs.
O'Connor wants silverwareBallintubber forward Cillian O'Connor is adamant that they are not just settling with reaching the Connacht club SFC final.
Teams will have only two days to train for Hastings CupThe GAA rule which prevents U21 inter-county football teams from returning to collective training until January 1 next has come in for criticism after it emerged that the 2015 Hastings Cup competition will commence on January 3.
It was now or never for HolmesPat Holmes says he couldn't pass over the once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to manage the current crop of Mayo footballers.
Dillon to decide after ChristmasAlan Dillon will wait until next year before deciding whether or not to tog out with Mayo for a 13th season.
Islanders to descend on Tuam StadiumTuam Stadium will host next Sunday's novel Connacht club JFC final between the Aran Islands and Achill Island at 12.15pm.
Holmes' second comingPat Holmes says he was the wrong man in the right place when he was appointed Mayo senior football manager 15 years ago.
O'Connor eager to emulate Brigid'sCillian O'Connor spoke of his admiration for St. Brigid's and what they have achieved after his late goal helped Ballintubber to a 3-10 to 1-13 victory over the 2013 All-Ireland champions yesterday.
Glory for Haunis HurlersThe Ballyhaunis Community School senior hurlers started their Connacht GAA Post Primary schools campaign off with a brilliant win over St Endas of Galway City.
Championship tweets: Love/Hate takes its toll on McGrathWaterford great Ken McGrath was taking no chances going to bed last night!
What they said ... the weekend in quotes"We're a bit like kids in a sweet shop coming up to Christmas time and the shopkeeper is gone."
Connacht club SFC: O'Connor strike seals Ballintubber winBallintubber are through to their first Connacht club SFC final after Cillian O'Connor's goal with nine minutes remaining sealed a hard-fought victory over St. Brigid's at Elvery's MacHale Park.
As it happened: Sunday Match TrackerThe provincial campaigns are been whittled down week by week, but there was still plenty of action in store this afternoon.
Eight big football ties down for decisionThere is club football championship action in three of the four provinces today.
What do you think of the new Mayo jersey?The Connacht champions have unveiled their new jersey for the 2015 season ...
Ladies: All-Stars take centre stage tonightThe 2014 TG4 All Stars selection will be revealed at the Citywest Hotel tonight.

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