Waterford’s Trish Jackman, Cork’s Bríd Stack, Roscommon’s Amanda McLoone and Tyrone’s Shannon Quinn. Photograph: Inpho

“It’s a pity to think that I have played with Cork for over 10 years now and I have never once played an intercounty game in Pairc Uí Chaoimh – that’s(...)

Noelle Healy was one of the goalscorers for Dublin along with  Nicole Owens (2), Hannah Noonan and Kim Flood in their 5-14 to 2-7  win over Cork. Photograph: Inpho

Last year’s beaten finalists Dublin hammered Cork to make it through to the semi-finals of the Tesco Women’s National Football League on Sunday.Gregor(...)

Valerie Mulcahy scored 1-7 for Cork as they defeated Mayo in their Tesco Homegrown National League Division 1 match. Photograph:  Tommy Grealy/Inpho

Valerie Mulcahy was in red-hot scoring form for Cork as the Tesco Homegrown National League Division 1 champions got their 2015 campaign off to a winn(...)

Feeling outnumbered? Galway supporters at the under-21 hurling semi-final at the weekend surely were.

What’s home advantage worth on the scoreboard? Or, if the game is played at a neutral venue, what’s outnumbering the opposition in the stands b(...)

Mayo’s Cora Staunton: registered 2-6 against Westmeath last week. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Cork are in a similar boat to Armagh, having not played a competitive game since the TG4 Munster final victory over Kerry last month. But any hopes t(...)

Armagh’s Caroline O’Hanlon returns from the Commonwealth Games

Laois marked a welcome return to form with an impressive qualifier victory over Cavan last weekend but the O’Moore County face a huge step-up in clas(...)

Ireland rugby captain Fiona Coghlan has won The Irish Times/Irish Sports Council Sportswoman of the Year award for 2013. Photograph:  Donall Farmer/Inpho

Irish rugby captain Fiona Coghlan has won the Irish Times/Irish Sports Council Sportswoman of the Year Award. Following on from Katie Taylor, who won (...)

Carnacon’s Cora Staunton in action against  Donaghmoyne during the All-Ireland senior club football final in which see scored 1-5 in helping her club regain the title. Photograph: Inpho

Where does the time go? We’ve reached the end of another awards year, one that produced monthly winners and high achievers in athletics, basketball, r(...)

So, how many of you vowed never to watch sport on telly again after the All Greens had victory pilfered from them at the death in Lansdowne last week,(...)

Carnacon’s Cora Staunton in action against Donaghmoyne during the All-Ireland club final at Páirc Seán Mac Diarmada in Carrick-on-Shannon. Photo: David Maher/Sportsfile

Carnacon (Mayo) 1-6Donaghmoyne (Monaghan) 0-8Cora Staunton scored 1-5 for Carnacon as the Mayo and Connacht champions regained the Tesco Homegrown All(...)