Ireland and Australian Flags in the Wind

International Rules

International Rules

International Rules, also known as Compromise Rules is a term for a number of related sports combining the rules of GAA sports with similar sports from around the World. There is International Rules Football, played between Ireland and Australia, Hurling-Shinty, played between Ireland and Scotland, Handball-Pelota, which is Ireland v Basque Country, as well as Rounders-Baseball and Rounders-Softball (Irish teams v American, Canadian and Britsh teams), Hurlacrosse (Hurling-Lacrosse – Ireland v Iroquois Nationals), and Poc Fada Golf (A Golf Course where players use a Hurl/Hurley to hit the ball into the hole).

Featured Illustration Credit

Illustration Credit:Shutterstock / (2024) Ireland and Australia flags waving together in the wind on blue cloudy sky, two country relationship concept [Internet] [Available from: ][Accessed and Edited by Enda Mulcahy for Eirball 6 February 2024]

Compromise Rules Football

Hurling-Shinty Internationals



Hurlacrosse Internationals

Poc Fada Golf

Tallaght Rules Basketball-Futsal