Austin Stacks’ Pat McCarthy celebrates with Wayne Guthrie after the final whistle and victory over Mid Kerry in the Kerry final at Fitzgerald Stadium, Killarney. Photo: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Austin Stacks 2-13 Mid Kerry 1-7 Twenty years of heartache and disappointment were ended yesterday at the Fitzgerald Stadium Killarney, as Austin Stac(...)

Austin Stacks’ Kieran Donaghy squeezes the ball into the Mid Kerry net during yesterday’s county final. Photograph: Inpho

After one of the best county finals of recent vintage, the common emotion running through both Austin Stacks and Mid Kerry camps is one of relief, tin(...)

 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 (...)

Kerry’s Kieran Donaghy celebrates scoring a goal against Donegal in the All-Ireland final at Croke Park. “While the body’s good and I feel I can help, I’ll play.” Photograph: Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Bill Clinton called himself the ‘Comeback Kid’ for less. Kerry’s Kieran Donaghy, who yesterday, with Kilkenny hurler Richie Power, was named one of th(...)

Darran O’Sullivan sports marks on his nose and right eye from a collision with a gate during training as he celebrates Kerry’s All-Ireland win over Donegal with team-mate David Moran.  Photograph:  James Crombie/Inpho

You’ve heard plenty of players say they’d run through a brick wall to make the team. Well Kerry’s Darran O’Sullivan inadvertently attempted to (...)

Lee Keegan of Mayo is shown the red card by referee David Goldrick last Sunday. Photograph: Donall Farmer/Inpho

Mayo manager James Horan has kept faith with the team that started the drawn game against Kerry for tomorrow’s replay at the Gaelic Grounds in Limeric(...)

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 Andy Moran in action against Kerry’s Marc Ó Sé, the latter is one of the Kingdom’s few decorated stars from their victorious era. Photo: Ryan Byrne/Inpho

Given that Irish Rail have decided that all roads lead to Dublin tomorrow, it’s as well that there’s enough fuel in the plots and plans of Mayo and Ke(...)

James O’Donoghue celebrates scoring Kerry’s goal  during the  All-Ireland SFC quarter-final against Galway  at Croke Park. Photograph: James Crombie/Inpho

Kerry 1-20 Galway 2-10Kerry moved comfortably into the All-Ireland semi-final after weathering a spirited Galway challenge in a highly entertaining Al(...)

Kerry’s Paul Geaney gets his shot away despite the efforts of Cork’s   Eoin Cadogan during the   Munster SFC Final. Photograph:  Cathal Noonan/Inpho

Cork 0-12 Kerry 0-24 Kerry easily retained their Munster senior football title with a comfortable win over Cork in Páirc Uí Chaoimh. All St(...)