Betting on your own team is “common”

A PLAYER who has backed his own team to succeed in both competitions and individual matches said that he felt no moral conumdrum about doing so. The issue came into focus following tough measures passed at this year’s congress. Rule 1.18 prohibits players, team management or match officials involved in a game from betting on […]

McCabe: GAA needs more TV coverage

THE GAA needs a weekly television programme, and it merits more coverage than the Irish League. That’s the opinion of Shane McCabe, who has experience of both codes having played football for Fermanagh and Irish League soccer for Ballinamallard and Glenavon. McCabe has seen the exposure that the BBC and Sky give to local soccer, […]

Ulster GAA put referee health top of agenda

Ulster GAA have once again teamed up with the 3fivetwo Group to offer Ulster referees free health checks. Highlighting the benefits of this programme, Ulster GAA President Martin McAviney stated, “Our referees benefited greatly last year from our free health checks provided by the 3fivetwo Group and we are delighted to provide this service free-of-charge […]