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Daly Calls for Sin Bin in Hurling

Posted on January 24th, 2015 by Admin

Anthony Daly, former Clare captain and manager, has said that the GAA’s Hurling 2020 Review Committee should have included a sin bin in its proposals. He cites the example of rugby where such a system has already been implemented and we could learn from it.  However we don’t have to look outside the family of Gaelic […]

Joe Brolly on Broadcasting and Burnout

Posted on January 18th, 2015 by Admin

Writing in the Derry Journal, Joe Brolly once again brings up the growing problem of the competitive arms race at the higher levels of the GAA that is having a negative impact on the foundations of the games. As with a lot of Joe’s commentary, this article has a few hits and some misses. Are […]

International GAA Marketing

Posted on January 16th, 2015 by Admin

The higher levels of the GAA are now starting to see the international potential for Gaelic games once they are showcased in mainstream media, writes Christy O’Connor in the Irish Independent. It is heartening to see that they are finally realizing that there is something unique about hurling that makes it an easier sell than Gaelic […]