Definition of hurling in English:
An Irish game resembling field hockey, played with a shorter stick with a broader oval blade. It is the national game of Ireland and may date back to the 2nd millennium bc.
- Gaelic football and hurling have been arousing Irish passions for a long, long time.
- It was a most enjoyable afternoon of hurling, camogie and football.
- At present only Gaelic games such as Gaelic football and hurling are allowed to be played.