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Free Saturday?

On Saturday (June 13) the University of Birmingham [Edgbaston, West Midlands,UK] will host the most competitive test of International Rules Football outside of the official GAA/AFL series.

Conor McKenna, of the University of Birmingham Gaelic Club. writes:

Our men’s Gaelic team has over 40 members and were the first university to field two teams into the British Universities and Colleges Sport (BUCS) Championship earlier this year. The Gaelic team only has four Irish born players, only two of which had played Gaelic before coming to university. The evnt is one of the biggest sporting events in the academic calendar. Despite a decisive win in the first encounter, the Gaelic team has lost to the Aussie Rules team the last two years in a row….

Gaelic Football VS Aussie Rules, Universaity Of Birmingham (Facebook)


Playing a foreign game?

And good at it.

Ireland’s Aussie Rules team bossing it in AUSTRALIA.

Australian Rules Football League of Ireland reports:

Ireland’s National Men’s Aussie Rules Team, The Blu Marine Irish Warriors are still on track to become the first team to win back to back AFL International Cup titles, following a come from behind win in their final pool game. The Blu Marine Irish Warriors will now play South Africa in the Semi-final on Tuesday. Should they win they will defend their title in the MCG next Saturday

Meanwhile, The Banshees continued on their hot-streak versus USA Liberty

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