Kerry’s Jonathon Lyons and Kevin O’Dricoll of Cork at the Munster GAA Football Senior Championship Final in  Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney. Photograph: Ryan Byrne/INPHO

(...) good Kerry team, they’re All-Ireland champions, and they’re unbeaten here for 20 years and fair play to(...)

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Peter Caruth celebrates scoring Ireland’s second goal during the World Hockey League fifth-place play-off against Malaysia in Antwerp. Photograph: Koen Suyk/Inpho

(...) position to qualify for the Olympic Games for the first time, finishing fifth in the World League round(...)

Bertram Allen riding Romanov competes to win the Longines Global Champions Tour Grand Prix de Paris during the Longines Paris Eiffel Jumping tournament on the Champ de Mars in Paris. Photograph: Loic Venance/AFP/Getty Images

Wexford’s Bertram Allen became the youngest rider to win a round of the Global Champions Tour when(...)

Robin van Persie is on the verge of completing a move to join Turkish side Fenerbahçe. Photograph: Getty

(...) place last season and booked a place in the Champions League play-off round. (Guardian service)(...)

Kilkenny’s Joey Holden in action against Wexford’s Conor McDonald. The full back will face a stiffer test against Galway’s Joe Canning at Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kilkenny in years. I probably expected more of Wexford but their mediocre league is looking more(...)

Éamonn Fitzmaurice made the move into management with what appeared to be seamless ease. Photograph: Morgan Treacy/Inpho

(...) paid no notice. And then September came and went and Kerry were All-Ireland champions for the 37th time(...)

Cork defender James Loughrey: “Personally I’ll never forget the Munster final,” he said of last year, “and I’m sure a lot of the boys won’t, but collectively – it was just a game.” Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

(...) nightmare of last year. Having painstakingly and promisingly developed throughout the league, they ended up(...)

Séamus Harnedy: the return of their primary ball-winner will be a significant boost to Jimmy McCarthy’s Cork side. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

(...)-Ireland champions Clare last year. There’s little in the home team’s performances to suggest a reprise is likely(...)

Dundalk players celebrate John Mountney’s late  winner in the SSE Airtricity League Premier Division match against Drogheda United at   United Park. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Champions League qualifier, then they must also have hoped to send a bit of a message to BATE Borisov, the(...)