Cahair O'Kane

Cahair O'Kane

Cahair O'Kane writes a weekly sport column called 'Kicking Out'


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GAA task force plans include splitting season and rebalancing provinces

GAA task force plans include splitting season and rebalancing provinces

GAA Football
THE GAA’s fixture task force is planning to recommend radical options including rebalancing the provincial football system into four eight-team competitions and splitting the calendar in two – plans that will almost certainly be laid to waste if Special Congress votes in favour of a tiered championship this afternoon.
GAA: Why the panic on tiers?

GAA: Why the panic on tiers?

GAA Football
WHY, you would have to wonder, the panic on the GAA’s behalf to rush through a tiered championship? Some would argue it’s overdue and that 130 years of the same system hardly constitutes a rush job.
Red letter day: Trillick get the better of Errigal

Red letter day: Trillick get the better of Errigal

GAA Football
DROMORE, Clonoe, Coalisland, Errigal Ciaran. There are no easy Tyrone championships, but there were few harder earned than the one earned by Trillick yesterday in far more convincing fashion than the scoreline suggests.