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GAA World Games Ladies Gaelic Native Cup 2016

GAA World Games Dublin 2016 Logo
GAA World Games Dublin 2016 Logo [Reference: 1]

Results

GradeWinner Runner-Up 
 Native Cup Final   
2016New York2-4 (10)Eastern Canada0-5 (5)
GAA World Games Ladies Football Native Cup 2016 [Reference: 2]

Report

New York won the GAA World Games Ladies Football Native Cup in 2016 with a 2-4 to 0-5 victory over Eastern Canada in the Final. The Native Cup is for players born or from the GAA Counties outside Ireland, whereas the Irish Cup is for Irish players playing abroad. The Native Cup works like a Provincial Championship for the Americas, with the Irish Cup the Orient.

New York GAA World Games Ladies Gaelic Native Cup Champions 2016
New York GAA World Games Ladies Gaelic Native Cup Champions 2016 [Reference: 3][Photo Credit: Seb Daly/Sportsfile]

About GAA World Games

There are two GAA Provincial Councils outside Ireland: the World Games comprising New York, United States, Canada, Australasia, Europe, Asia and Middle East GAA Councils; and the Britain GAA Provincial Council comprising the GAA Counties of London, Warwickshire, Lancashire, Yorkshire, Hertfordshire, Gloucestershire and Scotland. Both have County Championships and Provincial Championships in Gaelic Football, Hurling, Camogie and Ladies Gaelic, although not all as yet have Hurling, Camogie or Ladies Gaelic Football Championships. There are also Clubs in Argentina, Moscow, the Cayman Islands and South Africa.

References

Logos

[1] Ladies Gaelic Football Association (2016) World-Games [Internet] Available from: https://ladiesgaelic.ie/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/World-Games.jpg [Accessed 12 November 2020]

Websites

[2] GAA (2016) GAA World Games Finals Round [Internet] http://www.gaa.ie/news/etihad-airways-gaa-world-games-finals-round/ [Accessed 21 Dec 2016]

Images

[3] GAA Twitter (2016) CpvOaCkXYAAe3eW – Photo – August 13, 2016 [Internet] Available from: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/CpvOaCkXYAAe3eW?format=jpg&name=4096×4096 [Accessed 22 November 2020]

Acknowledgements

Thanks to Rose McCabe.

About this document

Researched, compiled and written by Enda Mulcahy for the

Eirball | Irish North American and World Sports Archive

Last Updated: 28 August 2019

(c) Copyright Enda Mulcahy and Eirball 2019

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