Our journalists look at some of the talking points for the weekend's GAA action.
Mon, 28 Oct, 2019
One of Ireland’s great hotels rolled out the red carpet for a very special guest today to celebrate their remarkable connection which dates back more than a century.
Fri, 18 Oct, 2019
As the dust settles on Cork’s 2019 season, there’s no doubt that it’s been one of regression.
Wed, 31 Jul, 2019
In the second part of a four-part series looking at finalists for the Cork Company of the Year Awards 2019,casts an eye over those competing in the SME category.
Mon, 14 Jan, 2019
Jack Murphy was the toast of Dromtarriffe on Saturday night as his 61st-minute point secured victory for the Duhallow men in the Cork JAFC final at Páirc Uí Rinn.
Mon, 29 Oct, 2018
Castlehaven and Duhallow must do it all over again after extra-time failed to separate them in an epic semi-final replay played in Páirc Uí Rinn last night. Duhallow had looked to have snatched victory from the jaws of defeat when Knocknagree’s Anthony O’Connor goaled in the 82nd minute to give his side a 2-15 to 1-17 lead.
Mon, 15 Oct, 2018
At 28, Midleton captain Luke O’Farrell is one of the elder statesmen of the team. He’s experienced most of what there is to experience in hurling from winning the Harty Cup, to playing in All-Ireland finals and most importantly, with this weekend in mind, winning county titles.
Sat, 13 Oct, 2018
Ger Fitzgerald is steeped in Midleton history. His illustrious club career saw him rack up four senior county medals, two Munster club titles as well as one All-Ireland club crown. There’s also the small matter of two Celtic Crosses from his days on the inter-county scene.
Thu, 11 Oct, 2018
Cormac Walsh is well fitted to the mould of the modern-day wing-forward. He covers the ground, takes his scores and gets through an amount of work that often goes unseen. The Midleton man’s positivity and openness is as impressive as his on-field exploits and he has very much enjoyed his side’s run to Sunday’s Cork SHC final.
Wed, 10 Oct, 2018
It’s now three years since Dónal Óg Cusack eviscerated his County Board on ‘The Sunday Game’ over the shambolic recent record of Cork hurling at all levels. At the time, it was hard to argue with him as the numbers spoke for themselves.
Sat, 28 Jul, 2018
With the process to appoint a new Cork GAA secretary about to get underway,takes a look at what Frank Murphy's successor will have to do to be successful.
Tue, 03 Jul, 2018
All in all, the madness was all worth it and sometimes there’s no point in trying to make any sense of it, writes
Mon, 28 May, 2018
If the Cairde Chorcaí project succeeds in engaging the masses, as well as the classes, then Cork could finally be the force they should be, says.
Thu, 17 May, 2018
Cork manager Paudie Murray yesterday hit back at UCC Ladies Football chiefs in a row over dual players.
Sun, 11 Mar, 2018
The West’s Awake was a poignant winner of the two-and-a-half-mile novice chase at Punchestown yesterday.
Thu, 30 Nov, 2017
on the pressure facing All-Ireland final referee Fergal Horgan.
Fri, 01 Sep, 2017
Tue, 25 Jul, 2017
Thu, 18 May, 2017
Fri, 14 Apr, 2017
Cork football always seems to have enjoyed flirting with crisis, controversy and chagrin, writes.
Sun, 26 Mar, 2017
There’s really nothing like the GAA club annual general meeting.
Wed, 14 Dec, 2016
Sat, 22 Oct, 2016
These days, when the Cork county senior hurling championship final is called the ‘Little All-Ireland’ it’s done so with a healthy sense of self-depreciation as opposed to the self-delusion that existed in the past.
Mon, 10 Oct, 2016
Today, everything is immaterial. The strength of Dublin’s bench? Irrelevant.
Mon, 03 Oct, 2016
A mother who was pregnant and high on crystal meth when she beat and robbed a man, having lured him to an apartment, has been jailed for six months.
Sun, 10 Apr, 2016
Wed, 07 Oct, 2015
Cork GAA chiefs will not have John Cleary to consider as a potential senior football manager, after it emerged that the All-Ireland-winner declined the nomination for the position.
Fri, 18 Sep, 2015
Former Cork hurlers Charlie McCarthy, Seán O’Gorman and Pat Mulcahy will form part of the committee charged with finding the county’s new senior hurling manager.
Wed, 16 Sep, 2015
Waterford GAA chiefs have placed their faith in Derek McGrath by handing the county’s senior hurling team manager a three-year extension in the role.
Tue, 15 Sep, 2015
Cork GAA chiefs have drawn up a shortlist of four names to replace departed senior football manager, Brian Cuthbert.
Thu, 03 Sep, 2015
Former Cork footballer Dinny Long has said that he wouldn’t rule out getting involved in the next county management team if he were asked.
Wed, 26 Aug, 2015
A highly anticipated Cork County Board meeting last night allowed delegates to air grievances, but the only real development was the announcement of the composition of the committee to find the new county football manager.
Wed, 19 Aug, 2015
On the day the Premier League kicks off in England, a former Premier League manager will be taking his first bow in the Premier Division in Ireland, as Micky Adams gets down to business at Sligo Rovers.
Thu, 06 Aug, 2015
Lansdowne 21 Old Belvedere 20
Sat, 03 Jan, 2015
Terenure College’s mid-season slump continued at Lakelands Park on Saturday as they were outgunned 33-24 by UCD in an eight-try Ulster Bank League thriller.
Mon, 22 Dec, 2014
Winning a championship medal as a young turk and then having to endure a drought before winning another isn’t exactly common, but it’s not unique either.
Sat, 08 Nov, 2014
A tight-knit group facing a looming festive deadline has issued a special appeal for volunteers to give their charity knitting campaign socks.
Mon, 27 Oct, 2014
Cork City will be hoping to use their game in hand to cut Dundalk’s lead at the top to three points when they travel to Thomond Park tomorrow to face Limerick in a Premier Division Munster derby.
Sat, 20 Sep, 2014
The recent return of Damien Richardson (Rico) and Pat Fenlon to the league, with Drogheda and Shamrock Rovers respectively, augurs well for the future competitiveness and health of the League of Ireland.
Sat, 16 Aug, 2014