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Friday 31 March 2023 Dublin: 9°C

# Dr McKenna Cup

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# schedule
Here's tonight's fixtures in the O'Byrne Cup and Dr McKenna Cup
There’s pre-season Gaelic Football action in Leinster and Ulster tonight.
# Pick it out
VIDEO: Donegal's Michael Murphy fires home a brilliant goal as a new campaign begins
The attacker was in action against Tyrone yesterday in the Dr McKenna Cup.
# snapshots
16 of the best GAA pictures from the opening weekend of the 2014 season
The McGrath Cup, O’Byrne Cup, FBD League and Dr McKenna Cup all began this weekend.
# schedule
Here's this weekend's inter-county fixtures as the 2014 GAA season gets under way
There is action in Connacht, Leinster, Munster and Ulster this weekend.
# Peacemaker
Joe Kernan to mediate on potential Dr McKenna Cup player disputes
The pre-season provincial competition has been affected by controversies recently over the availability of players.
You know it’s Gaelic football in January when…
Freezing weather. Small stadiums. Paltry attendances. Here’s 25 images that sum up the 2013 pre-season Gaelic football campaign.
Vintage O'Neill display gives Tyrone McKenna Cup victory
Monaghan would produce a rousing second half in Armagh, but the uphill struggle proved too great when reduced to 14 men.
# starting XV
Tipperary draft in newcomers to hurling side
The team sheets are also in for the Limerick hurlers and the footballers of Tipperary, Kildare and Monaghan ahead of this weekend’s games.
# schedule
Pre-season GAA? Here's your weekly fix
It’s the last weekend of action before the commencement of the Allianz Football Leagues.
# Fixtures
Saturday night fever for Dublin and Kildare
The Bord Na Móna O’Byrne Cup final is one of three pre-season finals scheduled for next Saturday along with the McGrath Cup and Dr McKenna Cup deciders.
# Ulster GAA
Dr McKenna Cup: Semi-final wins for Monaghan and Tyrone
Malachy O’Rourke and Mickey Harte guided their sides to victories in last four clashes yesterday.
GAA Sunday clockwatch
Across the four provinces there were 22 inter-county games between Gaelic football and hurling pencilled in for today. Here’s how they all unfolded.
# Team news
Brogan and Connolly back for the Dubs
The team sheets are in for the Dublin, Kerry and Tyrone footballers ahead of their games this weekend.
Dr McKenna Cup semi-final line-up confirmed while Mayo win in FBD League
Monaghan, Fermanagh, Down and Tyrone will contest the last four of the Ulster pre-season competition.
# Team news
Vaughan and Clarke back in Mayo line-up
There are familiar faces in the Mayo and Tyrone teams for their pre-season games tonight.
# Fixtures
Semi-final spots on the line tonight in Dr McKenna Cup
Last year’s All-Ireland football finalists Mayo are also in action tonight in the FBD league.
# Ulster
Dr McKenna Cup: Wins for Fermanagh, Monaghan and Tyrone
Fermanagh and Monaghan lead the way in Section A while it is Tyrone in control in Section C.
# Saturday Success
Dr McKenna Cup: Wins for Cavan and Derry
There were victories for the Breffni county and the Oak Leaf county in tonight’s pre-season provincial action in Ulster.
Want pre-season GAA? Here's your weekend fix
The 2013 Gaelic football year continues to crank into action around the provinces this weekend.
# Return Of The Kings
And they're back - Donegal make seasonal debut tonight
After basking in their All-Ireland glory and enjoying the sun in Dubai, Jim McGuinness’s side get set for Dr McKenna Cup action tonight.
# Ulster GAA
Dr McKenna Cup round-up
The pre-season fare got underway in Ulster yesterday with Monaghan, Down, Tyrone and Antrim all enjoying victories.
Sunday GAA results round-up
There were 17 games on this afternoon as the 2013 Gaelic Football season got underway. Here are the outcomes from across the four provinces.
# schedule
It's back: The inter-county GAA season returns this weekend
The 2013 campaign begins with the pre-season Gaelic Football fare across the four provinces this weekend.
# Pre-Season
Crunch time: here's everything you need to know about today's GAA action
There was pre-season action around the country this afternoon. Luckily for you, we’ve for a handy, post-sized round-up.
# Master v Apprentice
McKenna Cup: Harte and Canavan to do it all again this weekend
Peter Canavan is ‘still learning tricks of the trade’ but will get another shot at Mickey Harte on Sunday
# Pre-Season
Back in business: here's everything you need to know about the weekend's GAA action
Pre-season football continued around the country this weekend. Here’s a round-up of all the scores.
# The Morning Score
The Morning Score: Wednesday
Tributes for Michaela McAreavey, no answer from the FAI on Ballon D’Or vote confusion and Hawk-Eye set for Croker.