The Nire’s Conor Gleeson fields the ball with John Galvin of Cratloe attempting tyo block. Photograph: Ken Sutton/Inpho

Munster Club Senior Football Championship The Nire 1-13 Cratloe 2-8 After extra-time Cratloe’s hopes of a Munster senior club championship double we(...)

Ballygunner’s Brian O’Sullivan is fouled by David Ryan of Cratloe  during their Munster club hurling championship match at Walsh Park. Photograph: Inpho

Cratloe 3-7 Ballygunner 1-10 Clare champions Cratloe left wind-swept Walsh Park with a precious three-point victory in the opening round of the Munst(...)

Cratloe’s brothers David, Padraic and Sean  Collins  celebrate with the Clare senior football championship trophy. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho.

Cratloe 2-12, Éire Óg 0-11: In a way this is your typical GAA success story, a father and his sons combining for county final glory. That’s nothing ne(...)

Conor Ryan of Cratloe   battles with  Crusheen’s Alan Tuohy during the Clare Senior Hurling Club Final at Cusack Park in Ennis. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Cratloe 0-14 Crusheen 0-6Cratloe triumphed for only the second time in the Clare Senior hurling championship at Cusack Park Ennis, when they defeated (...)

Clare’s Seádna Morey scores a goal for during the final moments of regulation time in the All-Ireland Hurling Qualifier against Wexford at Cusack Park in Ennis. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Clare 2-25 Wexford 2-25 (after extra time)Unfancied Wexford put it up to Clare at Cusack Park, Ennis on Saturday and almost pulled off the first sensa(...)

Cork’s Seamus Harnedy in action against  Cian Dillon of Clare during last September’s drawn All-Ireland final. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Although Cork won just one of the six matches the counties played in 2013, one ended in a draw and another went to extra time so there hasn’t been mu(...)

Galway captain Joe Canning will start on the bench in Sunday’s Allianz Hurling League Division One semi-final against Kilkenny in Limerick. Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Galway captain Joe Canning will again start on the bench for Sunday’s Allianz Hurling League semi-final against defending champions Kilkenny in(...)

Clare’s Shane O’Donnell showed that he’s no one (hat)trick pony against Waterford.

Are Dublin the new Galway? This might seem a little unfair on Dublin given that most of the teams in section 1A of the hurling league are findi(...)

Colm Cooper of Dr Crokes battles for possession with Cratloe’s  Barry Duggan during the AIB Munster club football final. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Dr Crokes 0-13 Cratloe 0-12: Kerry champions Dr Crokes survived a major scare in the Munster Club football final at the Gaelic Grounds in Limerick wit(...)

Ballinderry Kevin McGuckin (right) has had his red card rescinded so will be back to play in midfield alongside James Conway against Glenswilly tomorrow. photograph: inpho

ULSTER SFC FINALBallinderry (Derry) v Glenswilly (Donegal), Healy Park, Omagh, 3pm, (Referee: Padraig Hughes, Armagh)The atrocious record of Donegal c(...)