Dual star Walsh opts for hurling with Cork

Cork football boss Brian Cuthbert is "disappointed" dual player Aidan Walsh has opted to play hurling only in 2015, but the manager has an eye on another dual talent, Alan Cadogan, who starred for the hurlers this year.


McGill: No decision on August All-Ireland finals before 2015

Playing the All-Ireland senior and minor finals in August will be discussed at tomorrow’s Central Council meeting as a potential approach to condensing the club championships into the calendar year.


Naomh Conaill now pondering taking their appeal to the Ulster Hearings Committee

Naomh Conaill may appeal their defeat by Glenswilly in the RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta Donegal SFC semi-final to the Ulster Hearings Committee.


Tierney: Criticism after O’Donoghue mauling stung

Tyrone defender Barry Tierney has revealed he was taken aback by the fierce criticism he endured after a three-goal mauling by Kerry star James O’Donoghue.


Backroom role with Meath for McDonagh

Irish long jump record holder and leading therapist, Ciarán McDonagh, has been added to the Meath football backroom team and will start his role this weekend.


League could be stepping stone for Ballymartle

While no club sets out at the start of the year with the expressed aim of winning the league, it’s not the worst of consolation prizes.


Daly’s ‘hurling wastelands’ claim rejected

Dublin vice-chairman and county coaching officer Sean Shanley has rejected Anthony Daly’s claims that "hurling wastelands" in the capital are being neglected.


Thrill of Munster final victory hard to beat for Prendergast

THIS was the company he kept.


Tipperary board give Ryan go-ahead to be next hurling boss

The Tipperary senior hurling team will have a new manager in 2016 after Michael Ryan was formally ratified at last night’s County Board meeting in Thurles to succeed Eamonn O’Shea.


Donegal final in limbo as CCC discuss Naomh Conaill appeal

The RTÉ Raidió na Gaeltachta Donegal SFC was in a state of limbo last night as an appeal by Naomh Conaill into the result of Sunday’s semi-final was being discussed by the Competitions’ Control Committee.

Anthony Daly

Daly hits back at ‘manufactured hurlers’ barb

Former Dublin manager Anthony Daly has rejected criticism of his former players as being "manufactured hurlers" as well as Ger Loughnane’s and Donal Óg Cusack’s stance on the dual player dilemma.


Departing coach Kingston says Cork can be tops

Outgoing Cork hurling coach Kieran Kingston is convinced the current crop of players can win an All-Ireland title.

TJ Ryan

JP’s Cheltenham treat for Treaty hurlers

Limerick’s senior hurlers will enjoy a trip to Cheltenham next month, courtesy of team sponsor JP McManus.


Tipp county board criticised for ‘making a bags’ of fixture list

Former Munster and Tipperary chairman Sean Fogarty has criticised the county board for "making a bags" of their fixture list after they conceded another provincial club fixture.

READY FOR IT: Ireland captain Michael Murphy and manager Paul Earley in Croke Park yesterday for the GAA Go International Rules Series press conference. Ireland face Australia in Perth on Nov 22.

Murphy facing another possible club versus country clash

Ireland International Rules captain Michael Murphy said it would be wrong of him to consider a club versus country clash ahead of Glenswilly’s Donegal final against St Eunan’s on Sunday.

Ger Brennan

No looking back as Brennan switches focus to Vincent’s

Ger Brennan has seen his stock rise since missing out on Dublin’s All-Ireland semi-final defeat by Donegal, but it’s not something that sits comfortably with him, that just because he was absent through injury on that forgettable day means he has become a better player.


Tipp hold on as Clare leave effort too late

Tipperary 0-12 Clare 0-10
Though they scored the last four points, Clare left their effort too late to deny Tipperary victory in the Darcy Cup (Munster U17 football) final at Limerick Gaelic Grounds last night.


Three second-half goals lift Limerick

Limerick 3-8 Waterford 0-12
Three second-half goals, two from Richard Hayes, who also scored two points, earned Limerick the U17 Shield after the sides were level three times inside the opening 21 minutes.


Vincent’s reign supreme again

Dublin SFC final
St Vincent’s 0-14 St Oliver Plunkett’s ER 1-10

Eamon O'Shea

O’Shea ‘delighted’ Ryan will be Tipp successor

Tipperary senior hurling team manager Eamon O’Shea is "delighted" Michael Ryan will succeed him in the Premier County hot-seat after the conclusion of the 2015 campaign.


Lixnaw’s heroics hailed by Kerry chief

Kerry chairman Patrick O’Sullivan has welcomed the latest statement by a hurling club from the county in the Munster IHC.

Oliver Mann

Mann: Junior final scoreline confusion regrettable

Limerick chairman Oliver Mann has said Saturday’s junior final scoreline confusion was regrettable.

Eoin Cadogan

Dietary issues give Cadogan plenty of food for thought

Back in February, Eoin Cadogan said his piece. Frustrated, the usually mild-mannered dual player spared his chest of a gripe on Twitter.