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Tuesday 28 November 2023 Dublin: 6°C

# Joe McDonagh Cup

Last month
October 2023
GAA continues to fail hurling through indecisive and haphazard thinking
Lack of coordinated vision hinders the progress of tier two counties.
This year
71% of Joe McDonagh Cup players support winners advancing to All-Ireland hurling series
The issue is up for debate tomorrow at GAA’s Special Congress.
Daithí Regan: 'We were the authors of our own misfortune in Offaly'
With their hurlers in the Joe McDonagh Cup final and continual underage success, the Faithful are restoring pride.
Carlow book place in Joe McDonagh final, Kildare relegated to Christy Ring
Offaly and Carlow will meet again in a fortnight’s time in the Joe McDonagh Cup final.
Offaly through to Joe McDonagh final with win over Kerry
Faithful County will face either Laois, Carlow or Kerry in the decider.
Last year
Football heads called out Tailteann Cup flaws. Why hasn’t anyone done the same for hurling?
The Joe McDonagh Cup participants are entitled to feel aggrieved by the way the football equivalent has been promoted.
Kerry's incredible fightback falls short as Antrim take Joe McDonagh Cup
The Kingdom suffered their third straight final defeat in an incredible game that featured 55 scores.
Antrim seal place in Joe McDonagh Cup final with hammering of Meath
Antrim ran up 7-29 in Navan to qualify for the Croke Park decider.
Offaly come out on top of Tralee thriller and take big step towards Joe McDonagh final
Mayo and Kildare sealed their progression to the Christy Ring decider.
Kerry get back on track with Carlow win, Offaly overcome 14-man Meath
Kerry and Offaly both registered their first win in the 2022 Joe McDonagh Cup.
Late goal sees Antrim edge out high-scoring thriller with Offaly, Down overcome Kerry
There was plenty of action in the Joe McDonagh Cup today.
All time
Keith Higgins wins Hurler of the Year award, Westmeath dominate Joe McDonagh team of 2021
The GAA/GPA Champions 15 team and Joe McDonagh Cup Team of the Year have been announced.
14-man Laois hold off gritty Antrim fightback to book spot in All-Ireland qualifiers
PJ Scully slotted over 10 points in a thrilling encounter as Antrim drop to the Joe McDonagh Cup.
Kerry's Conway hits 1-8 in victory in Tralee and Keith Higgins scores crucial goal in Mayo win
The home side won by six points today in Tralee.
Kerry drawn with Meath and Down in Joe McDonagh Cup, Offaly to face Sligo in Christy Ring opener
The draws for the hurling competitions were made this evening.
Joe McDonagh and Champions 15 award winners announced
Antrim lead the McDonagh Cup selection with seven players, while Conor McCann was also named Player of the Year.
Coach to Waterford players, Kerry manager and Croke Park hurling double hopes
Fintan O’Connor manages Kerry tomorrow and will have a huge interest in Waterford’s fortunes as well.
Kerry to take on Antrim in McDonagh Cup final after dramatic win over Carlow
Kerry defeated Carlow in a cracking encounter, while Antrim had a bye-week.
Covid-hit Antrim hammer Westmeath and Conway's 0-9 guides Kerry past Meath
The Joe McDonagh Cup kicked off today.
Antrim hit with five more positive Covid-19 cases ahead of Joe McDonagh Cup
Five players and a member of the Saffrons’ backroom staff have now tested positive, while another player is currently self-isolating.
Christy Ring Cup-winning manager makes surprise decision to step down
Nick Fitzgerald has resigned as Meath hurling manager due to work commitments.
Horan: Cork Super 8s and hurling double-header at Croke Park this weekend not feasible
Cork footballers are in action on Saturday while their hurlers play on Sunday at the Drumcondra venue.
Laois produce stunning second half display to capture Joe McDonagh Cup
Mark Kavanagh scored 12 points during today’s final at Croke Park.
As it happened: Laois v Westmeath, Joe McDonagh Cup final
Follow all the action from this afternoon’s decider in Croke Park.
'They deserve to be relegated' - Cusack on Offaly's drop to hurling's third tier
The Faithful county will play in the Christy Ring Cup next year following defeat to Kerry.
Laois grab late draw against Westmeath as pair set for Croke Park final battle in two weeks
The sides will meet in the Joe McDonagh Cup final on 30 June.
Brennan's Laois seal place in McDonagh Cup decider with Westmeath on course to join them
Eddie Brennan has guided the O’Moore County to Croke Park.
Antrim prevail in seven-goal thriller to leave Offaly facing relegation to Christy Ring
Joachim Kelly endured defeat in his first game as Offaly’s interim manager in Tullamore this afternoon.
0-13 for Conway as Kerry claim key Joe McDonagh Cup victory against Westmeath
Fintan O’Connor’s side bounced back from their opening round defeat to Antrim with a narrow win in Mullingar on Saturday.
Westmeath trouncing leaves dismal Offaly in danger of McDonagh relegation
Westmeath ran out winners by almost double scores in Mullingar, while Laois made it two wins from two.
50 scores in Tullamore clash as Laois win Joe McDonagh Cup opener against Offaly
A four-point win for Eddie Brennan’s side in tonight’s game.
Kenny unveils Dublin side for league opener and Carlow call on 10 of Joe McDonagh Cup winning outfit
Mattie Kenny will be at the helm in Parnell Park tomorrow night.
Offaly begin life in Joe McDonagh Cup with home tie against neighbours Laois
The Joe McDonagh Cup is heading for its second season.
Antrim hurlers see off Kildare in the game neither side wanted to play
The Ulster county got the better of the Christy Ring Cup winners this afternoon at Armagh’s Athletic Grounds.
'Your hurling career can go by quickly, when you look back you'd like to see medals'
Carlow joint-captains Diarmuid Byrne and Richard Coady are determined to add more silverware this season.
'I have decided not to seek another term' - Laois searching for new hurling boss as Kelly departs
Eamonn Kelly announced he will not seek a third term in charge of the O’Moore County following a disappointing season.
The rising continues! Carlow through to Joe McDonagh Cup final while Meath suffer relegation
Carlow will take on Westmeath in the Joe McDonagh Cup final at Croke Park.
Explainer: What's still at stake in Leinster, Munster and Joe McDonagh Cup hurling races?
This is a pivotal weekend in the 2018 All-Ireland hurling championship.
Westmeath book McDonagh Cup final place while Kerry seal survival
Carlow are best-placed to join Westmeath in the All-Ireland SHC preliminary quarter-finals after their win over Laois.
Westmeath remain on course for McDonagh Cup final after third straight win
Michael Ryan’s charges had three points to spare against the Kerry in Tralee.