Overseas GAA


Hurling previews: All eyes on ThurlesHere are our previews for the nine hurling clashes across the country this weekend.
Team news: Fives picked to start for DeiseShane Fives has been picked to start for Waterford in the Allianz HL Division 1 final replay against Clare at Semple Stadium, Thurles on Sunday.
Team news: Lilywhites unchangedKildare have named an unchanged team for tomorrow's Christy Ring Cup quarter-final meeting with London at St Conleth's Park.
Team news: Murtagh starts in only changeBrendan Murtagh returns to the Westmeath starting fifteen for tomorrow's Leinster SHC round-robin second round clash against Kerry at Austin Stack Park.
Teams unveiled for ladies league finalsAll six teams to play in this weekend's Lidl National Football League finals have been named.
Captain Rogers admits Westmeath are desperate for promotion to top flightWESTMEATH skipper Jenny Rogers is craving promotion to Division 1 of the Lidl Ladies National Football League.
Manager helps team to win while playing in his jeansA manager togged out in his jeans to help his club to victory in a Meath 'B' football league Division 3 game last night.
Barton's plea to mediaDamian Barton has appealed to the media not to turn the Ulster SFC quarter-final between Derry and Tyrone into a grudge match.
Team news: Four changes for FaithfulOffaly manager Eamonn Kelly has reacted to the 14-point defeat to Westmeath by making four changes for the Leinster SHC round-robin second round test against Carlow at O'Connor Park tomorrow.
McDermott seeks improvementDonegal manager Ardal McDermott believes that his side need to improve if they are to make their mark in the Nicky Rackard Cup.
Corrigan: high intensity games can stand to usRuairi Corrigan feels that playing in Division 2 of the Allianz League can stand Fermanagh in good stead for the championship.
Trio gone from Limerick squadThe Limerick senior hurling squad has been reduced by three.
Niblock plays down expectationsKevin Niblock has stressed the need for Antrim to "keep their feet on the ground" as they prepare for Sunday week's Ulster SFC preliminary round clash with Fermanagh.
Injury concerns for OffalyOffaly have a number of injury worries ahead of their must win clash against Carlow.
Cork star Farmer happy she made the right choiceCORK star Orlagh Farmer has revealed that she turned down the potential offer of an athletics scholarship in the United States to become a senior county player.
McGeeney: perception of Ulster football 'degrading'Kieran McGeeney is unhappy with how Ulster football is perceived outside the province.
Video: Cork manager profile - Ephie FitzgeraldMeet the man who took over from 10-time All Ireland winning manager Eamonn Ryan and led the Rebel county to Saturday's Lidl National League Final in Parnell Park.
Peace restored between managersWaterford manager Derek McGrath has stressed that there is no animosity between himself and his Clare counterpart Davy Fitzgerald.
O'Leary surplus to Kerry requirements2014 All-Ireland winning captain Kieran O'Leary has been cut from the Kerry football squad ahead of the championship.
O'Connor: there's room for improvementClare defender Pat O'Connor acknowledges that they are far from the finished article ahead of Sunday's NHL final replay.
Rochford wields the axeMickey Conroy is one of a number of players who have been omitted from Mayo's championship panel.
Team news: Kingdom make only one changeKerry manager Ciaran Carey has made only one change to his starting team for tomorrow's Leinster SHC round-robin second round encounter with Westmeath at Austin Stack Park.
Sheehy backs Walsh to returnKerry selector Mikey Sheehy has echoed Tomas O'Se's sentiments that Tommy Walsh will return to the Kerry squad.
Cleere delighted to make step upThe recent announcement of the 12-man referee panel for this year's All-Ireland SHC has made one Kilkenny man very happy.
Quinn: Nowlan Park will be readyKilkenny chairman Ned Quinn has stressed that they will be ready to host the Leinster SFC quarterfinal between Dublin and Laois/Wicklow at Nowlan Park on June 4th.