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Wednesday 31 May 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Camogie

All time
# rotten luck
'I have nothing to say to anyone, I'm just gutted... I'll never forget the pain'
A season-ending ‘freak’ injury comes as another cruel blow for Kilkenny star Katie Power.
# dual diamond's debut
One of the country's top ladies football stars is also playing inter-county camogie this year
Tipperary ace Aishling Moloney told The42 it’s something she’s ‘wanted to do for a few years’ – though her debut was certainly a mixed one.
# Camogie
History as Westmeath win first All-Ireland senior championship clash, Kilkenny also triumph in opener
The 2019 intermediate champions enjoyed a memorable debut in the top tier, while the Cats opened their 2020 O’Duffy Cup bid with a win.
# Ready to go
Working as a midwife during Covid and offering to move championship game to prevent Cork strike
Galway’s Emma Helebert speaks to The42 ahead of the All-Ireland camogie championship.
# Common Sense
'I wish the Camogie Association and LGFA would realise we want the best for both sets of players'
Dual player fixture clashes continue to impact players in both codes.
# Tune in
Munster announce minor GAA live-streaming and camogie senior group stage coverage confirmed
The minor action begins with Cork taking on Clare in the Munster championship on Saturday.
# Dual Stars
Cork camogie squad will consider strike action over fixture clash controversy
Laura Treacy says the squad will not rule out withdrawing for the 2020 championship.
# One or the other
Motion to facilitate dual players is defeated at Camogie Congress
The same motion was also rejected by the Ladies Gaelic Football Association earlier this year.
# Level 3
All camogie club games suspended until further notice 'in the interest of public safety'
The Association’s Ard Chomhairle has endorsed the decision.
# all off
Here are the main GAA and ladies football games postponed after club action suspended
Club matches have been suspended with immediate effect until further notice.
# New kid on the block
Hat-trick in a Cork final, downing All-Ireland club champions and dual code county titles for a teen star
19-year-old Fiona Keating has had a hectic few weeks with West Cork Ladies and Courcey Rovers.
# Wrap
Crosserlough end 48-year wait for Cavan title after replay while Athy triumph with late goal
There was plenty of action across the country in the GAA club championships.
# blitz
History makers Courcey Rovers hit 5 goals to land maiden Cork senior camogie title
Fiona Keating bagged a hat-trick and Linda Collins scored 1-5 for the new champions.
# Big Money
€15 million in funding for GAA, ladies football and camogie associations officially approved
The additional cash will help ensure this year’s All-Ireland Championships go ahead as planned.
# Controversy
Tipperary dual club pull out of camogie final due to 'player welfare issues' amidst fixture clash
Cahir will contest the Tipperary senior A football final on Sunday afternoon, but not the camogie decider on Saturday.
# dual dilemma
'How are we supposed to be on par with the men's game?' - Two county finals in 26 hours for 16 players
Tipperary football star Aishling Moloney outlines Cahir’s frustrating dual fixture clash to The42.
# raise the bar
'They thought it was just unbelievable and they were going back to Norway broadcasting Irish sport'
In the final part of The42′s interview with Camogie Association CEO Sinéad McNulty, she talks about the momentum currently behind the game itself and its future direction.
# Gearing Up
All-Ireland camogie championship fixtures confirmed, trial rules to remain in place
Reigning champions Galway open their title defence against Wexford.
# Challenge
'We do support the dual player, but we can't design an entire fixtures programme around a player'
The dual player concept and trial rules were two topics Camogie Association CEO Sinéad McNulty recently discussed with The42.
# Hopeful
Galway camogie star and doctor unsure if inter-county action will take place in 2020
‘I don’t think anyone can predict what the winter will bring,’ says Catriona Cormican.
# Standing firm
'It's not possible' - Camogie president defends call to scrap All-Ireland minor championship
Kathleen Woods says they took this decision in the interests of the club game.
# Road to Croker
All-Ireland senior camogie final confirmed for Croke Park in December
Intermediate and Premier Junior deciders will not be played in GAA Headquarters this year.
# Camogie
Reigning champions Galway set for rematch with Cork after All-Ireland group stage draw
2019 champions Galway defeated 2018 winner Cork at the semi-final stage last August.
# Controversy
Outrage over 'very unfair' decision to cancel minor camogie action but association mounts defence
A petition has been launched over the decision to cancel the All-Ireland minor championship.
Leagues scrapped as camogie calendar takes shape with round-robin Championship
Camogie’s showpiece competition is set to be played between October and December.
# Return to Play
GAA pitches to open for training from next Wednesday
Contact training and challenge games will be allowed from 29 June.
# Briege Corkery
'I'll always remember the three of us looking at each other, thinking that this could be the end of us'
Cork dual star Briege Corkery is this week’s guest on our GAA podcast Warriors.
Sunday Game to cut back to 90 minutes as GAA show expected to run into July
The show’s production team are planning for the next few months amidst the Covid-19 pandemic.
# Aoife Murray
'It was very special to climb those steps, my Dad being wheeled into the dressing-room as well'
Multiple All-Ireland winner Aoife Murray on retirement life during Covid-19 crisis and reflections on her Cork career.
# Update
Camogie Association still plan to complete 2020 competitions as staff set for 10% pay deferral
All camogie activity is suspended until 5 May after taking advice from relevant state authorities.
# Stars Align
Six awards for All-Ireland club finalists Sarsfields and Slaughtneil as Team of the Year announced
The Provincial Player of the Year winners have also been named.
# throwback
Quiz: How well do you remember ladies football and camogie from through the 2000s?
A trip down memory lane as we test your knowledge.
# Update
Camogie Association extend suspension of activities to mid-April - at earliest
A fixture plan update amidst the Covid-19 crisis, with Congress also postponed.
# fight against covid-19
'To be honest, I nearly feel safer in work' - Kilkenny star on the front line in St Vincent's Hospital
Grace Walsh: ‘If we had the option of playing a championship and winning an All-Ireland, or our family and friends being healthy, I think we would all choose our family and friends being healthy.’
# more than sport
'The homeless have been forgotten about completely' - Down raising funds as they run through Covid-19 crisis
The Mourne camógs are racking up the kilometres and fundraising for frontline workers and homeless charities.
Nine-time Cork All-Ireland winner confirms retirement from inter-county camogie
‘It’s almost like a really bad break-up because it’s the only thing I’ve known all my life.’
# Kick in the Teeth
'I was so disappointed. It's heartbreaking really' - The reaction to dual player motion defeat
Limerick dual star Róisín Ambrose is one of many disheartened by the result at LGFA Congress.
# Not good enough
'This scenario is far from ideal' - Camogie Association give reasoning for lack of officials at Division 1 clashes
‘This is something that we are looking to rectify during the coming weeks,’ a spokesperson told The42.
# latest
Tipp shock All-Ireland champions to reach first National League final in over a decade
Despite not scoring in the second half, Tipperary managed to get the better of Galway at Duggan Park.
# big win
Déise deny Clare to get first win of the campaign
Defensive solidity key to Waterford’s win over the Banner.