Australian Rules

Aidan O'Shea celebrates after scoring against Australia at Croke Park.

Irish regain McAnallen trophy at Croke Park

November 22, 2015 • Australian Rules, Featured, Gaelic Games, SportComments (0)

Ireland have regained the Cormac McAnallen trophy with a four point win over Australia at Croke Park.

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Central Districts team after the 1971 semi final win - Robin Mulholland top centre

Australia’s pioneering Irish Aussie rules player

September 13, 2015 • Australian Rules, Featured, SportComments (0)

Two decades before late great Jimmy Stynes took the Australian football landscape by storm, a Belfast-man became a true pioneer of the sport.


Hawthorn set to sign Irish teenager

August 28, 2015 • Australian Rules, Featured, SportComments (0)

AFL club Hawthorn’s pursuit of Derry Gaelic footballer Conor Glass looks like it will lead to the 18-year-old moving to Melbourne.

Conor McKenna

Tyrone man Conor McKenna set to make his AFL debut with Essendon

August 27, 2015 • Australian Rules, Featured, SportComments (0)

The growing number of Irish players in the AFL is set to increase this weekend, with former Tyrone minor Conor McKenna, 19, being added to Essendon’s squad for the game against Richmond. After playing for his home county in the 2013 All-Ireland minor

GWS Giants go green for St Patrick’s Day

March 12, 2015 • Australian Rules, SportComments (0)

The GWS Giants are going green for their NAB Challenge match against Essendon tomorrow night (Friday March 13).

International Rules returns to Australia next month with a one-off test in Perth.

International Rules plan for New York

November 22, 2014 • Australian Rules, Featured, SportComments (0)

The AFL and GAA have discussed the possibility of a International Rules test in New York as soon as next year.