Sunday 23 July 2017

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THE country's sporting bodies will lose thousands of euro in State funding unless 30pc of their board positions are filled by women, the Irish Independent revealed.

Leading sports associations such as the GAA, FAI and IRFU will be forced to comply with strict gender quotas. The plan was devised by Sports Minister Patrick O'Donovan (above).

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