Aidan Walsh: will be  Ireland vice-captain for the International Rules Series against Australia but will then concentrate on hurling for Cork.  Photo: Ramsey Cardy/Sportsfile

Confirmation that Aidan Walsh has quit football to concentrate on hurling for Cork immediately switches the focus to the futures of Damien Cahalane (...)

 Cork’s Aidan Walsh has opted to concentrate on hurling in 2015.  Photograph: Donall Farmer / Inpho

Cork dual star Aidan Walsh has confirmed he is to withdraw from the Cork senior football panel and focus exclusively on playing for the county’s hur(...)

Shane Robinson of Shamrock Rovers celebrates scoring.

Shane Robinson’s scrappy late equaliser for Shamrock Rovers kept their European qualification hopes via the league alive.Pat Fenlon’s side are now se(...)

 Brian Gartland of Dundalk is challenged by  Jason McGuinness of Shamrock Rovers at Tallaght Stadium.  Photograph: Donall Farmer / Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 Dundalk 0On another night the home support might have taken some encouragement from the fact that there was little or nothing over 9(...)

Ireland’s Barry Murphy was disappointed not to make the final of the men’s 50m breaststroke at the European Championships in Berlin. Photograph: Andrea Staccioli/Inpho

Barry Murphy’s dreams of making the 50 metres breastroke final in Berlin, were dashed in the last 10 metres of last night’s semi-final. Having made a (...)

 Ireland’s Sycerika McMahon. Photograph: Andrea Masini/Inpho

It was a case of two and out for the Irish duo in heat action yesterday at the European Swimming Championships in Berlin as there was no progression t(...)

Ireland’s Barry Murphy in action during the heats of the 100m breaststroke  at the  LEN European Swimming Championships at Europa-Sportpark in Berlin, Germany. Photograph:   Giorgio Scala/Inpho

Barry Murphy’s attempts to emerge from the heats of the men’s 100 metres breaststroke ended in frustration on the first day of action in the pool at t(...)

Barry Murphy get his 100m breaststroke campaign underway at the European Swimming Championships in Berlin. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Having finished 16th in Thursday’s 10km open water swim, Co Clare’s Chris Bryan finished ninth in the 25km final at the European Championships in B(...)

Cork City manager John Caulfield: “Bohs have drawn with all of the top teams . . . they’ve upped their game in the big games.” Photograph: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Despite Bohemians not having won a league game at Dalymount Park this season, Cork City manager John Caulfield is wary of the challenge the home side(...)

Shamrock Rovers’ Stephen McPhail and Craig Walsh of Bohemians battle for the ball. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Shamrock Rovers 0 Bohemians 0 Having asked questions of Shamrock Rovers’ title aspirations to frustrate their arch-rivals in a derby that rarely(...)