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(...)

 Cathal McInerney is one of Cratloe’s established county players as they prepare to face Waterford champions Ballygunner. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Connacht Club SFC q-f Tubbercurry (Sligo) v Aughawillan (Leitrim) Markievicz Park, 2.00 Fresh ground for both these sides, neither of whom (...)

Clare All Star  Conor McGrath and Sean Collins celebrate after last week’s hurling final victory  over Crusheen. Both players will be in action in the football final against Éire Óg as Cratloe aim to complet the double. Photo: James Crombie /Inpho

The village doesn’t feature all that highly on county Clare’s famous archive of ballads and traditional tunes and for many decades its GAA teams were (...)

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 (...)

Arrabawn Co-op has strongly rejected a suggestion that a group of up to 40 of its 980 suppliers was planning to leave.

Arrabawn Co-op, the Tipperary-based animal feed and dairy group with turnover of €220 million, has been approached by rival Dairygold, to see if it wa(...)

Wexford’s Liam Óg McGovern collides with the knee of Clare’s Jack Browne during the All-Ireland SHC Qualifier  Round 1 Replay at Wexford Park. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Wexford 2-25 Clare 2-22 (AET)Wexford deposed All-Ireland champions Clare amidst extraordinary scenes of jubilation in Wexford Park this evening before(...)

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(...)

Michael Fennelly made his seasonal  return for Kilkenny in last month’s NHL quarter-final victory over Wexford and is hoping he has done enough to start in Sunday’s semi-final against Galway in Limerick. Photograph: Diarmuid Greene/Sportsfile

Kilkenny midfielder Michael Fennelly is hoping to start against Galway in Sunday’s Allianz Hurling League semi-final against Galway at the Gaelic G(...)

A humpback whale with The Stags in the background in west Cork. Whales identified in Irish waters were traced to Norway and Iceland. Photograph: Pádraig Whooley

International research involving Irish scientists on the migratory movements of humpb(...)

The Galway duo of Cathal Mannion and Conor Cooney close down Clare’s  Cian Dillon during the Allianz Hurling League Division 1A clash Cusack Park in Ennis. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Clare 0-18 Galway 1-15: The dream days continue in Clare. A late free by Colin Ry(...)