Seven Secures Gaelic football and hurling

Seven  has secured the  Australian  broadcast rights to all 45 Provincial and All-Ireland championship matches of the Gaelic Athletic Association for 2014.

The games to be televised include the All-Ireland finals, semi-finals and quarter finals in both  Gaelic football and hurling, along with all six Provincial championship finals.

Saul Shtein, head of Seven Network Sport, commented:

“There are thousands of Irish ex-pats and people of Irish descent living in Australia, and  indeed sports lovers in general, who will be thrilled the number one sport in Ireland will be on the number one free-to-air network in Australia. It’s a big win for Gaelic and sports fans alike.”

7Mate  will broadcast the matches from May to September,