Hurling Championship revamp accepted - BBC Sport

Major changes to the Senior Hurling Championships have been approved by a GAA Special Congress at Croke Park. The Leinster and Munster Championships will both be played as five-team round robin groups, with the two top going on to the provincial ...

Galway GAA Welcomes Passing Of Motions At Congress - Galway Bay FM

Today was a good day for Galway GAA in particular Galway Hurling, with the Special Congress passing three Motions in relation to the structures of the Inter-County Hurling Championships, all of which were endorsed by Galway. Motion 2 (Senior ...

Historic day at Croke Park as Congress votes in hurling structure changes - RTE.ie

GAA President Aoghán Ó Fearghail has lauded what he called a 'clear and decisive' day of change in hurling at Croke Park. The Association held a Special Congress which saw a raft of proposals passed - with major change set to be made to the structure ...

Kick-outs in gaelic football must now clear 20-metre line as motion passed in Croke Park - Independent.ie

Special Congress has passed a motion that will now force kick-outs in football to cross the 20 metre line. The ball must still travel 13 metres but it will prevent the kick-out to the side that so many goalkeepers are now seeking to execute. The motion ...

Goalkeepers will be forced to go longer with kick-outs thanks to new 20 metre rule passed at GAA special congress - Irish Mirror

Gaelic football goalkeepers will be forced to go longer with their kickouts from next year on. A motion proposed by the standing committee on playing rules which called for restarts to travel beyond the 20-metre line passed with 82% support at the GAA ...

Galway the winners as minor and U21 hurling championships changes backed by Special Congress - Kildare Nationalist

The proposal to allow Galway and Ulster teams as agreed by the Leinster and Ulster Councils into the Leinster U21 championship was backed by 72% of delegates. Offaly tabled an amendment that only the Ulster counties be accommodated in Leinster and ...

Here Are All The Changes That Were Made At Today's Special Congress - Pundit Arena

The passing of the motion to play the provincial championships on a round robin basis has become the biggest change in the GAA since the introduction of the qualifiers. The new-look Munster and Leinster Championships will each have five teams and all ...

A good day for Galway hurling as U21 side joins Leinster and new minor quarter-final system - The42

GALWAY ARE THE big winners from the changes approved today to the U21 and minor hurling championship systems. Galway panel The Galway hurlers before their All-Ireland U21 semi-final loss to Limerick. Source: Ryan Byrne/INPHO. The Galway ...