Kilkenny’s Aoife Heary evades the challenge from Roisin McMahon of Clare during  the Camogie Division One League final at  Semple Stadium on Sunday. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kilkenny 1-15Clare 0-4Kilkenny claimed their first national title since 2008 when they proved much too strong for Clare in a disappointingly one(...)

Galway’s Heather Cooney (left) and Therese Maher celebrate. Maher had lost in five previous finals before yesterday’s triumph. Photograph: Inpho

It was no classic. It started slowly and got progressively slower, with no point from play in either the first 15 minutes or the last 20. It was roug(...)