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#AFLW

# aflw - Yesterday’s News

Galway star Áine McDonagh set for AFLW move
# Irish Down Under
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# Irish Down Under

Galway star Áine McDonagh set for AFLW move

Mon 11:21 AM 9,578 Views 1 Comment

McDonagh will become the first Irish AFLW Hawk.

# aflw - Thursday 19 May, 2022

AFLW players to receive 94 percent pay rise with season set to start in August
# Season Seven
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# Season Seven

AFLW players to receive 94 percent pay rise with season set to start in August

Thu 8:55 AM 6,610 Views 4 Comments

Pre-season will start on June 13.

# aflw - Wednesday 11 May, 2022

Mayo forward set to join St Kilda, O'Dwyer weighing up offers
# AFLW
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# AFLW

Mayo forward set to join St Kilda, O'Dwyer weighing up offers

May 11th 2022, 11:33 AM 5,603 Views 0 Comments

Meanwhile, several clubs have shown interest in All-Australian Orla O’Dwyer.

# aflw - Tuesday 10 May, 2022

No more best of both worlds for Irish AFLW stars as most opt against inter-county
# Home And Away
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# Home And Away

No more best of both worlds for Irish AFLW stars as most opt against inter-county

Updated May 10th 2022, 8:07 PM 31,195 Views 1 Comment

A change of timing to the Australian season means both codes can no longer be balanced as easily.

# aflw - Thursday 5 May, 2022

Mayo speedster requests trade to AFLW champions
# Irish Down Under
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# Irish Down Under

Mayo speedster requests trade to AFLW champions

May 5th 2022, 2:32 PM 11,186 Views 0 Comments

Elsewhere, 2021 All Stars Erika O’Shea and Vikki Wall are closing in on a move to North Melbourne.

# aflw - Monday 18 April, 2022

Cork All-Star defender set to receive AFLW contract offers
# Irish Down Under
From The42
# Irish Down Under

Cork All-Star defender set to receive AFLW contract offers

Apr 18th 2022, 3:11 PM 10,293 Views 1 Comment

North Melbourne and St Kilda are amongst the clubs interested in Erika O’Shea.

# aflw - Friday 8 April, 2022

‘Irish people watch it and think it should be as clean as Gaelic football. They are completely different’
# Irish Down Under
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# Irish Down Under

‘Irish people watch it and think it should be as clean as Gaelic football. They are completely different’

Apr 8th 2022, 7:34 AM 7,250 Views 0 Comments

Ahead of the AFLW grand final, Sarah Rowe and Ailish Considine discuss the perception of the game in Ireland and the rising standards in Australia.

# aflw - Thursday 7 April, 2022

Cora Staunton caps glittering individual season in Oz with several club awards
# SCORA
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# SCORA

Cora Staunton caps glittering individual season in Oz with several club awards

Apr 7th 2022, 4:14 PM 10,022 Views 2 Comments

The Mayo great enjoyed a standout campaign for GWS Giants.

# aflw - Tuesday 5 April, 2022

Orla O'Dwyer makes history as first ever Irish AFLW All-Australian
# Irish Down Under
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# Irish Down Under

Orla O'Dwyer makes history as first ever Irish AFLW All-Australian

Apr 5th 2022, 11:00 AM 12,558 Views 2 Comments

The selection was announced at the W Awards in Melbourne today.

# aflw - Saturday 2 April, 2022

Melbourne and Adelaide to face off in AFLW Grand Final
# Crows And Dees
From The42
# Crows And Dees

Melbourne and Adelaide to face off in AFLW Grand Final

Apr 2nd 2022, 10:35 AM 5,699 Views 0 Comments

It’ll be a huge week for a couple of Irish players Down Under.

# aflw - Friday 1 April, 2022

The five Irish stars left standing at the business end of the AFLW season
# Land Down Under
From The42
# Land Down Under

The five Irish stars left standing at the business end of the AFLW season

Apr 1st 2022, 10:00 AM 5,163 Views 0 Comments

The preliminary finals take place this weekend, with the winners prevailing to next Saturday’s Grand final.

# aflw - Wednesday 30 March, 2022

Two Irish stars in line for top All-Australian honours
# Flying The Flag
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# Flying The Flag

Two Irish stars in line for top All-Australian honours

Mar 30th 2022, 11:24 AM 9,138 Views 1 Comment

Cora Staunton and Orla O’Dwyer are in the initial 40-strong squad.

# aflw - Sunday 27 March, 2022

'It’s amazing to have them here at a game at the Gabba, it means so much to me'
# Pride
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# Pride

'It’s amazing to have them here at a game at the Gabba, it means so much to me'

Mar 27th 2022, 12:25 PM 10,076 Views 0 Comments

Tipperary’s Orla O’Dwyer puts on a show in front of family as Brisbane aim for back-to-back AFLW premierships.

# aflw - Thursday 24 March, 2022

Meath star Vikki Wall closes in on AFLW move, Sarah Rowe considering Sydney interest
# AFLW
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# AFLW

Meath star Vikki Wall closes in on AFLW move, Sarah Rowe considering Sydney interest

Mar 24th 2022, 12:53 PM 11,566 Views 0 Comments

Clubs have been in contact with the Dunboyne forward since before the 2021 All-Ireland final.

# aflw - Wednesday 23 March, 2022

'I had a hole in my leg to heal it from inside out' - Surgery for spider bite and a third AFLW season
# Creepy Crawly
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# Creepy Crawly

'I had a hole in my leg to heal it from inside out' - Surgery for spider bite and a third AFLW season

Mar 23rd 2022, 7:30 AM 6,470 Views 0 Comments

Aileen Gilroy suffered the bite just before the 2021 season with North Melbourne.

# aflw - Monday 21 March, 2022

'Ultimate utility player' Tighe and the other Irish stars in the Covid-hit AFLW final series
# Irish In Oz
From The42
# Irish In Oz

'Ultimate utility player' Tighe and the other Irish stars in the Covid-hit AFLW final series

Mar 21st 2022, 11:05 AM 3,041 Views 0 Comments

The finals series has been pushed back a week due to Covid chaos at Collingwood.

# aflw - Sunday 13 March, 2022

O'Dwyer continues remarkable season as AFLW final series schedule confirmed
# Irish Down Under
From The42
# Irish Down Under

O'Dwyer continues remarkable season as AFLW final series schedule confirmed

Mar 13th 2022, 10:37 AM 6,926 Views 0 Comments

An Irish Premiership winner is guaranteed in 2022.

# aflw - Saturday 12 March, 2022

Kelly scores first goal of the season, Goldrick helps Melbourne to top of table
# AFLW
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# AFLW

Kelly scores first goal of the season, Goldrick helps Melbourne to top of table

Mar 12th 2022, 10:14 AM 2,894 Views 0 Comments

There was round 10 action in the AFLW today.

# aflw - Wednesday 9 March, 2022

Irish players facing tough decision as AFLW season set to kick off in August
# Irish Down Under
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# Irish Down Under

Irish players facing tough decision as AFLW season set to kick off in August

Mar 9th 2022, 8:23 PM 10,809 Views 0 Comments

Clubs were informed in a meeting on Wednesday about the new provisional start date.

# aflw - Saturday 5 March, 2022

Stack scores first AFLW goal, and Cora hits late hat-trick, but Giants comeback falls short
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Stack scores first AFLW goal, and Cora hits late hat-trick, but Giants comeback falls short

Mar 5th 2022, 11:55 AM 6,064 Views 3 Comments

Sinéad Goldrick and Melbourne move top of the AFLW ladder with a record-breaking 107-19 win against Fremantle.

# aflw - Sunday 27 February, 2022

Two goals for Staunton in GWS defeat while Considine's Crows stay on top of AFLW
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Two goals for Staunton in GWS defeat while Considine's Crows stay on top of AFLW

Feb 27th 2022, 11:59 AM 3,845 Views 0 Comments

There was plenty of action Down Under this weekend.

# aflw - Monday 21 February, 2022

Dublin duo help Melbourne topple reigning champions and spoil O'Dwyer's milestone
# AFLW
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# AFLW

Dublin duo help Melbourne topple reigning champions and spoil O'Dwyer's milestone

Feb 21st 2022, 11:15 AM 6,078 Views 0 Comments

Mixed fortunes for the Irish Down Under.

# aflw - Saturday 19 February, 2022

Orla O'Dwyer excited for what's to come as she hits 'big milestone' in Australia
# AFLW
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# AFLW

Orla O'Dwyer excited for what's to come as she hits 'big milestone' in Australia

Feb 19th 2022, 9:10 PM 13,198 Views 0 Comments

The Tipperary multi-sport star warmed up her 25th AFLW game with a goal, and another impressive performance for Brisbane Lions.

# aflw - Tuesday 15 February, 2022

Three Irish players receive AFLW coaches votes after strong round six showing
# Thriving Down Under
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# Thriving Down Under

Three Irish players receive AFLW coaches votes after strong round six showing

Feb 15th 2022, 10:58 AM 5,876 Views 0 Comments

Brisbane’s Orla O’Dwyer, Fremantle’s Aine Tighe and Collingwood’s Sarah Rowe all received votes last weekend.

# aflw - Sunday 13 February, 2022

Niamh Kelly scores again but Rowe and Sheridan help Collingwood come out on top
# Irish In Oz
From The42
# Irish In Oz

Niamh Kelly scores again but Rowe and Sheridan help Collingwood come out on top

Feb 13th 2022, 1:33 PM 4,825 Views 0 Comments

Orla O’Dwyer starred for Brisbane Lions once again.

# aflw - Saturday 12 February, 2022

Demons seal Giant victory as Cora Staunton held goalless for first time in season
# AFLW
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# AFLW

Demons seal Giant victory as Cora Staunton held goalless for first time in season

Feb 12th 2022, 12:55 PM 2,920 Views 0 Comments

Sinéad Goldrick was the happiest of the Irish contingent this morning.

# aflw - Tuesday 8 February, 2022

Mayo's Kelly Sisters help West Coast Eagles to first win of 2022
# AFLW
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# AFLW

Mayo's Kelly Sisters help West Coast Eagles to first win of 2022

Feb 8th 2022, 10:51 AM 3,103 Views 0 Comments

Tipperary star Aisling McCarthy watched on in good spirits after injury ended her season.

# aflw - Sunday 6 February, 2022

Clare's Ailish Considine stars for Adelaide Crows in victory over Carlton
# AFLW
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# AFLW

Clare's Ailish Considine stars for Adelaide Crows in victory over Carlton

Feb 6th 2022, 11:57 AM 4,440 Views 0 Comments

Considine scored two goals as her side maintained their unbeaten start to the season this morning.

# aflw - Friday 4 February, 2022

Kelly kicks first AFLW goal of 2022 but Kearns comes out on top in battle of Mayo
# Irish Eye
From The42
# Irish Eye

Kelly kicks first AFLW goal of 2022 but Kearns comes out on top in battle of Mayo

Feb 4th 2022, 12:00 PM 4,054 Views 0 Comments

Geelong Cats secured their first win of the season in dramatic fashion, in a clash which saw four Irish players feature.

# aflw - Wednesday 2 February, 2022

Two Irish stars named in AFLW Team of the Week
# Flying The Flag
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# Flying The Flag

Two Irish stars named in AFLW Team of the Week

Feb 2nd 2022, 6:11 PM 7,781 Views 1 Comment

Mayo’s Aileen Gilroy and Áine Tighe of Leitrim have really impressed Down Under.

# aflw - Friday 28 January, 2022

Staunton kicks sixth goal and Stack impresses in Giants' win
# SCORA
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# SCORA

Staunton kicks sixth goal and Stack impresses in Giants' win

Jan 28th 2022, 4:27 PM 5,510 Views 0 Comments

‘Bríd Stack low-key looks like she’s played AFLW her whole life.’

# aflw - Thursday 27 January, 2022

'Outstanding' Tighe stars in new position as Fremantle make it four wins from four
# Irish Eye
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# Irish Eye

'Outstanding' Tighe stars in new position as Fremantle make it four wins from four

Jan 27th 2022, 11:07 AM 4,438 Views 0 Comments

Sarah Rowe and Aishling Sheridan were on the losing Collingwood side.

# aflw - Wednesday 26 January, 2022

O'Dwyer stars again as Brisbane win, Gilroy reveals surgery after being bitten by spider
# Irish In Oz
From The42
# Irish In Oz

O'Dwyer stars again as Brisbane win, Gilroy reveals surgery after being bitten by spider

Jan 26th 2022, 4:18 PM 6,733 Views 0 Comments

The pair have been among the brightest stars of the 2022 AFLW’s 14-strong Irish contingent.

# aflw - Sunday 16 January, 2022

Staunton strikes twice but Tighe helps Dockers topple Giants
# AFLW
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# AFLW

Staunton strikes twice but Tighe helps Dockers topple Giants

Jan 16th 2022, 10:57 AM 6,710 Views 0 Comments

Bríd Stack also featured for Greater Western Sydney in their comprehensive defeat to Fremantle.

# aflw - Friday 14 January, 2022

Dublin duo help Melbourne make it two wins from two
# AFLW
From The42
# AFLW

Dublin duo help Melbourne make it two wins from two

Jan 14th 2022, 12:03 PM 4,519 Views 0 Comments

Sinéad Goldrick and Lauren Magee enjoyed their first AFLW appearances of 2022.

# aflw - Sunday 9 January, 2022

Cora Staunton at the double as Bríd Stack makes winning AFLW debut
# Down Under
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# Down Under

Cora Staunton at the double as Bríd Stack makes winning AFLW debut

Jan 9th 2022, 12:11 PM 19,232 Views 4 Comments

The Irish duo helped Greater Western Sydney Giants get the better of Gold Coast Suns.

# aflw - Saturday 8 January, 2022

Áine Tighe stars for Fremantle on long-awaited debut after difficult road with injury
# AFLW
From The42
# AFLW

Áine Tighe stars for Fremantle on long-awaited debut after difficult road with injury

Jan 8th 2022, 12:04 PM 5,119 Views 1 Comment

Rachel Kearns also made her AFLW debut, though Geelong fell short to the North Melbourne side of her Mayo team-mate Aileen Gilroy.

# aflw - Friday 7 January, 2022

Emotional scenes as Cork legend Bríd Stack set for AFLW debut after long road back
# Magic
From The42
# Magic

Emotional scenes as Cork legend Bríd Stack set for AFLW debut after long road back

Jan 7th 2022, 9:50 AM 6,806 Views 2 Comments

Stack will be one of three Irish debutants Down Under this weekend.

# aflw - Thursday 6 January, 2022

The two Irish stars hoping to put nightmare injury runs behind them with AFLW debuts
# Comeback Queens
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# Comeback Queens

The two Irish stars hoping to put nightmare injury runs behind them with AFLW debuts

Jan 6th 2022, 5:00 PM 6,543 Views 3 Comments

Bríd Stack and Áine Tighe are among the 14-strong Irish contingent set for the 2022 season.

# aflw - Tuesday 4 January, 2022

'She's an exceptional athlete' - the newest Irish face in the AFLW
# Talent
From The42
# Talent

'She's an exceptional athlete' - the newest Irish face in the AFLW

Updated Jan 4th 2022, 8:27 PM 50,111 Views 3 Comments

Multi-sport Mayo star Rachel Kearns is one of 14 Irish players involved this season.

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